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OPS CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS CONSULTANT II - 37970337

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: OSPREY, FL, US, 34229

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Requisition No: 47052 

Agency: Environmental Protection

Working Title: OPS CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS CONSULTANT II - 37970337

Position Number: 37970337 

Salary:  $24.00- $27.00 per hour; 40 hours per week 

Posting Closing Date: 01/24/2019 

DIVISION OF RECREATION AND PARKS

JOB VACANCY

OPEN COMPETITIVE

 

              

 

LOCATION:     Bureau of Design and Construction

                       c/o District 4 Administration Office

                       1843 S. Tamiami Trail

                        Osprey, FL 34229

                        Contact: David Matson David.Matson@dep.state.fl.us

 

ADVERTISING METHOD: X INTERNAL EMAIL X PEOPLE FIRST SYSTEM

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION: This is an exciting opportunity for a highly organized and motivated individual to direct and manage construction projects relating to new state park development, renovation, rehabilitation and facility repair in Southwest Florida. Regular travel for site inspections (as much as 50%) is required with this position.

 

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Directs and manages administration to ensure fulfillment of contractual obligations of contractors, and consulting architects and engineers for the design and/or construction administration phase of their contract.
  • Thoroughly inspects assigned projects to verify compliance with construction/bid documents.
  • Manages projects utilizing effective construction administration procedures without deviation, to meet project schedules and budgets.  Uses state vehicle for site inspection and meetings.
  • Schedules and chairs project related conferences and inspections with appropriate personnel in an organized professional manner.
  • Manages special projects or tasks to comply with established time frames with only valid situations exempt including information systems related coordination for the Design and Construction section with Divisions and Agency. 
  • Manages projects to insure quality workmanship to meet and/or exceed Design and Construction section’s standards and industry standards. 
  • Reviews change orders for fairness and accuracy.  Coordinates changes with Design Manager (when applicable) and processes promptly to avoid project delay.
  • Evaluates pay invoices to assure work has been accomplished appropriately; approves and processes promptly in accordance with Finance and Accounting procedures.
  • Verifies permitting conditions have been met by the contractor.
  • Complies with established purchasing rules and regulations during assigned project implementation.
  • Carefully reviews pre-bid construction documents prepared by consultants or staff with regard to construction methods and techniques, and minimizes errors and/or omissions, without delaying design completion.
  • Maintains construction files in a neatly organized, pre-audit condition

 

 KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED FOR THE POSITION: Knowledge of principles, techniques, materials and equipment in building construction. Knowledge in: architecture/engineering design, construction, production and/or operations; general construction (design standards, and construction administration), material cost analysis. Skill in:  computer word processing for reports, correspondence, etc.; planning, organizing and coordinating building construction program activities; designing and implementing architecture/engineering contracts; analyzing and interpreting architecture/engineering data; applying engineering quantitative techniques; monitoring and inspecting building projects; communicating architecture/engineering information effectively verbally and in writing;  solving problems relating to architecture/engineering; establishing and maintaining effective working relationship with others; understanding and applying applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Ability to: maintain a valid driver's license; travel.

 

PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES FOR THE POSITION: Knowledge in: architecture/engineering design, construction, production and/or operations. Skills in: design and implementation of architecture/engineering contracts; analysis and interpretation of architecture/engineering data; applying architecture/engineering quantitative techniques; solving problems related to architecture/engineering.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.


Nearest Major Market: Sarasota
Nearest Secondary Market: Tampa