Incumbent will be an integral part of the daily operations, long range planning, and budgetary process for the department of Property and Facilities and will perform highly responsible, professional-level duties requiring a high degree of initiative and independent judgment. Duties include: design and write specifications for renovation and construction projects; coordinate pre-construction meetings with design consultant, contractor, subcontractors, and various deans, directors, and department heads; obtain cost estimates for projects; determine the scope, cost and feasibility of maintenance / construction projects; monitor construction safety; coordinate final inspections; prepare submittals for approval by State agencies, such as Office of Fire Marshall, for renovations and construction; interact with City and State safety officials in matters regarding the safety and conditions of buildings and equipment; direct the completion of construction projects, resolve problems, review work schedules, and set deadlines to ensure the timely completion of construction projects.
LSU Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology, Construction Management, or related discipline
Three (3) years of professional level experience
Associate degree in a relevant construction management field
Six (6) years of professional level experience including three (3) years of directly related professional experience
Fundamentals of Engineering license (EI) or Registered Architect Intern (RAI)
Master’s degree in Engineering, Industrial Technology, Construction Management, or related field
Experience in a higher education or healthcare environment
Engineering Certification (PE) or Registered Architect (RA)
The LSUHSC-NO facilities are located on 2 campuses in the scenic City Park area and in the downtown Medical District of New Orleans, within walking distance of the historic French Quarter, world class restaurants, and jazz clubs. LSUHSC-NO has a student population of about 2500. The institution has teaching, research, and health care functions state-wide, through its six professional schools and... eight Centers of Excellence, as well as the more than one hundred hospitals and other health science related institutions throughout the State, Region, Nation, and the World, with which they maintain affiliations.The center consists of 10 buildings occupying over 50 acres of land and a total floor space of over 3 million square feet. The facilities include schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health, and Public Health; and programs in Animal Care and Clinical Science.