The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
Real Estate Assets and Development is a unit within the Senior Vice Chancellor’s office, Finance and Administrative Services, and is responsible for all UCSF Campus and Medical Center real estate activities in support of UCSF’s teaching, research, health care, and community services missions. The Department manages a portfolio of over one million square feet of leased properties at an annual base rental cost of approximately $50 million per year and manages tenant improvements and third party development projects ranging from $50-$150 million per year. The Department provides asset management services for UCSF’s real estate portfolio and structures and negotiates commercial real estate transactions for Campus and Medical Center real estate acquisition, disposition, and development ranging from new building construction to tenant improvements in leased properties for research laboratories, clinic spaces, offices, residential uses, animal facilities, and other technical academic research and healthcare facilities for Campus and Medical Center needs.
Senior Project Manager Design and Construction Management Specialist 654 Minnesota Street location; San Francisco, CA Req # 46098BR
Under the direction of the Director, Real Estate Development, the Senior Project Manager is responsible for effective project execution of third party delivery agreements, and is accountable to all customers for overall project performance.
Required Qualifications • University degrees and/or professional certification/registration in architecture, engineering or construction management, or equivalent experience • Active Professional Engineer or Licensed Architect • 20+ years of progressive project management experience in third party delivery, private public partnerships and other transaction based delivery models • Minimum twenty years’ experience including design, construction management, and capital improvement programming • Design in architecture • Responsibilities require the acumen, experience and ability to conduct and manage ongoing efforts for project delivery improvement including process, and vendor performance • Capital Design and Construction policies • California State Building Code, State Access, and ADA • DSA, local municipality, and State Fire Marshal standards • Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) requirements and procedures • Private sector zoning and code compliance for planning, permitting, construction • Real estate agreements for space occupancy and work letter terms for development of third party owned projects • Facilities Design Guidelines • Contemporary practice in design of clinics, laboratory, vivarium, and other highly technical buildings • Planning, Design, Construction Management and Capital Improvement implementation • Knowledge of and experience in construction contract administration, claims, contract negotiation, arbitration, mediation • Knowledge of facility operations problems; engineering and architectural systems; and applicable codes, standards, and regulations, preferably in a university, hospital, or research laboratory environment • Demonstrated ability to work with third party project delivery models • Demonstrated ability to participate in team efforts that value and balance the interests of operating, maintenance, and engineering personnel, and the client or customer • Ability to work well with people at all levels, including executive management • Demonstrated ability to make and recommend decisions grounded in ethical values and based on a thorough understanding of the facts and the governing policies and principles • Fingerprinting and background check
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Preferred Qualifications • Advanced degree • LEED AP • LEAN • Experience in Capital project and program management, policy deployment and relationship management • UC Capital Design and Construction policies • Highly experienced and knowledgeable in “LEAN” project management and construction management processes • Demonstrated leadership abilities • Demonstrated abilities to act as trusted partner to customers, designers, contractors and regulators • Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with university Leadership, private sector property owners and developers, City Planning officials, community representatives • Experience working for complex public or non-profit institutions • Dedicated to the principles of integrity and transparency • Commitment to diversity • Brings a whole-stakeholder-system approach to clients and projects • Willingly experiments with alternative operational models that could help the organization effectively adapt to changing conditions • Understands that our organization’s design must support and evolve with our business model and strategy • Appropriately supports and collaborates with peers • Brings a personal sense of purpose to own work • Demonstrates consistency in words and actions and inspires trust • Says what needs to be said in ways that others can hear—even when it’s difficult or uncomfortable • Solicits and welcomes feedback as a means to improve personal and organizational performance • Encourages learning in others by engaging them in ongoing evaluation of work processes and results • Effectively provides and willingly receives constructive feedback and advice when needed • Builds and leads cohesive groups and effective teams • Models open communication and thoughtful questioning of current ways of thinking • Seeks and achieves clarity about complex issues
Please note: This is a full time contract position that will end in two years from date of hire.
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The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Further information about the University of California, San Francisco, is available at diversity.ucsf.edu. UCSF seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.
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