The Facilities Planning & Management Department at Iowa State University is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Program Coordinator II. Under the leadership of the Assistant Director, this position will be responsible for the identification, negotiation, resolution and implementation of space planning efforts to meet the University’s mission and strategic plans. These efforts are integrated with the Campus Master Plan, the plans of Administration, members of the University community, and the Facility Planning and Management (FP&M) organization.
Further, this position will be involved in preplanning efforts which include developing building feasibility studies and building programs; defining goals; assessing programmatic space needs; coordinating with client groups; evaluating alternative solutions; and defining project scope, budgets and schedules to facilitate decision-making.
This position also interacts with FP&M staff who oversee the university space inventory and associated data to ensure space reallocations are properly documented. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills, good listening skills along with the ability to articulate the needs of the university to project team members.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: Facilities Planning & Management (FP&M) is an organization that is dedicated to the maintenance and enhancement of Iowa State University, one of the nation’s leading educational and agricultural institutes. But more importantly, FP&M is dedicated to their employees and enhancing the lives of each team member through opportunities both professionally and personally. FP&M is one of the largest departments on campus and currently employs 453 full-time employees and 41 students.
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Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of related experience; OR a Master’s degree and 2 years of related experience; OR a combination of education and/or related experience totaling 8 years unless otherwise specified under supplemental required education and experience. Experience must be at a comparable level and directly related to the duties of this position.
Preferred Education and Experience:
- Degree in a planning related discipline. - Experience which demonstrates knowledge of space planning, programming, design, and project administration. - Demonstrated institutional facilities analysis and planning experience. - Experience which demonstrates knowledge of basic design principles and overall design and construction process. - Demonstrated knowledge of physical facilities and financial intricacies of a complex organization. - Familiarity with software, such as: Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Adobe, PowerPoint.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with qualifications
Iowa State University is a public land-grant institution serving the people of Iowa, the nation, and the world. It is a comprehensive research university of international stature with 31,000 students from 50 states and over 100 other nations.