Director of Capital Planning, Design and Construction, Job Code 164APPA
William Paterson University
The University is seeking a Director of Capital Planning, Design and Construction to provide managerial and technical oversight for capital planning, projects, improvements, and strategic maintenance activities. The selected candidate will provide leadership and support to a variety of campus functions to accomplish University goals and objectives. This position reports to the Associate Vice President for Administration.
The Director is responsible for managing the activities of the department’s staff and contracted resources to provide all required project management services to engage stakeholders, provide communications, procure services, design in accordance with codes, and complete construction within established financial, functional, operational, and scheduling goals. In addition, the Director plays an active role in strategic facilities planning, space management, design standards, and ensuring compliance with required procurement and approval processes. Significant experience with development of capital budgets, workflows, policies, procedures, organized record keeping, assessment, benchmarking and systems for the efficient allocation of resources is required. In conjunction with a wide range of constituents, the Director assesses needs and provides required services to the entire campus community.
A Bachelor’s degree is required. Preferred disciplines include: architecture, planning, engineering, project management or construction management. A Master’s degree in Business or a relevant technical field is preferred.