Work Location: Office of Facilities Planning, LSU AgCenter, Baton Rouge, La.
Job Description: Primary duties will include organize, coordinate and direct (with supervision) multiple construction projects including regular site inspections and detailed observation reports. Provide assistance to Senior Project Manager as needed. Ensure timely and effective communication with the project team (designers, supervisor, etc.) on important matters. Maintain and update project database, coordinate, develop and execute addenda, change orders, pay applications, time extension, etc. for facility construction projects such as laboratory and office buildings, irrigation and drainage systems, excavations and land development, utility systems, etc. throughout the State. Conduct Topographic and Site Surveys utilizing Total Station and GPS technologies for project development and design. Additional duties may include involvement in initial project investigation, project estimation, design and plan development (with supervision) utilizing AutoCAD to aid team in developing, organizing and producing detailed plans and specifications for construction, renovation and maintenance projects. In State travel with some overnights will be required.
Qualification Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with three (3) years’ experience required in Engineering, Architecture or Project/Construction Management. Other degrees may qualify if combined with significant closely related course work or related job experience. Construction management related experience is required. Design experience, AutoCAD, and plan development experience is desirable.
Salary and Benefits: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The LSU AgCenter has an attractive benefits package with a wide variety of benefit options. Benefits offered include retirement, multiple medical insurance options, supplemental insurances (dental, life, long-term disability, accident, vision, long-term care, etc.), Tax Saver Flexible Benefits Plan (saves tax dollars on some child care and medical expenses), university holidays (14 per year, typically includes a week off at Christmas), generous annual (vacation) and sick leave benefits, Employee Assistance Program, and possible educational leave and tuition exemption for coursework at campuses of the LSU System. Specific benefits depend on job category, percent effort and length of employment.
Application Deadline: April 14, 2021 or until suitable candidate is located.
Date Available: Upon completion of interview process.
Application Procedure: Must apply online at https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/LSU (or through Workday for internal applicants) by attaching biographical data, academic transcripts and three letters of recommendation. Paper, faxed or e-mailed application materials will not be accepted, except that in lieu of attaching the reference letters online, they may be sent directly to:
Mr. Richmond G Savoy, M.S.
Office of Facilities Planning
LSU Agricultural Center
204 J. Norman Efferson Hall
Baton Rouge, LA70803