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Project Manager – Structures

November 27, 2023

Salary Range: ($88,101 – $132,153)

The Huntsville-Madison County Airport Authority is accepting applications for the position of Project Manager – Structures. The work involves day-to-day administration of the design and construction of assigned projects and other related project management duties. Reports directly to the Chief Design & Construction Officer (CDCO).

Duties Include:

  • Assist CDCO in developing and executing the Airport capital improvement plan including, but not limited to, project definition, budgeting, scheduling, and reporting.
  • Administration of project design including, but not limited to, scope development, consultant solicitation, evaluation, recommendation, contracting, scheduling, and development of    bid and construction documents.
  • Administration of project construction including, but not limited to, bidding, contracting, contractor compliance with construction documents, inspections, scheduling, budget     monitoring, closeout, and proper file maintenance.
  • Prepare and submit monthly construction progress reports.
  • Coordinate internal and external construction inspectors on assigned Airport projects.
  • Coordinate with GIS staff on all requested mapping needs for the Airport while ensuring accuracy of the data to be presented.
  • Provide construction-related technical insight and advice to other Airport departments.
  • Assist CDCO in preparing and submitting grant applications for funding assistance and ensure compliance with grant requirements on grant-funded projects.
  • Develop comprehensive bid documents and obtain contractor proposals on projects that don’t involve design consultants.
  • Communicates and coordinates with internal and external stakeholders including, as necessary, creation of presentations and conducting meetings.
  • Assists CDCO in budgeting for the annual operating budget.

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills (These are pre-employment Knowledge, Abilities and Skills that apply only to Essential Job Functions.)

  • Detail oriented with excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Skill using information technology hardware, software, and applications commonly used in design and construction including, but not limited to, Adobe, Apple, ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Google, and Microsoft products.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of commercial construction and contract administration.
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations related to design and construction.
  • Knowledge of local, regional, and national suppliers, contractors, engineers, and architects.
  • Ability to interact with others honestly and professionally at all times.
  • Ability to read, interpret, implement, and provide direction concerning drawings, specifications, and other technical documents.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently operate in demanding situations with time and performance requirements.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Building Science, Construction Management, or related field required and three to five years’ experience in building construction project management and associated inspection work. Work on airport projects preferred.

Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits: Family Health, Health Reimbursement Account, Retirement, Disability, Educational Assistance, etc. Applications can be submitted at http://flyhuntsville.applicantpro.com .

Equal Opportunity Employer, Drug Free Workplace