CONSTRUCTION PROJECT COORDINATOR

  • CLARK COUNTY, NV
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nov 13, 2021
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades Project Management
  • Salary: $29.68 - $46.04 Hourly USD

Job Description

ABOUT THE POSITION

This recruitment has been updated to reflect a closing date.

The Clark County Department of Real Property is seeking qualified candidates for a Construction Project Coordinator. As a member of our team, you will c oordinate and supervise major and minor construction and renovation projects, assuring that plans, specifications, codes, time schedules, and budgets are adhered to. Provides complex inspections of projects, confers with contractors, consultants, building inspectors and others on the development and completion of projects. Assures conformance with County, Federal, State and industry plans, specifications, codes and contract provisions; ensures that required modifications are accomplished.

This is an open and continuous recruitment, scheduling dates will vary depending on when the application was received and reviewed by Human Resources.

This examination will establish an Open Competitive Eligibility list to fill current and/or future vacancies that may occur within the next six (6) months or may be extended as needed by Human Resources.

Human Resources reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the selection process.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education and Experience: Equivalent to two (2) years of college level course work in pre-engineering, construction technology or a related field AND five (5) years of full-time building and/or general construction project experience, two (2) years of which include construction inspections. Experience in a field directly related to the work may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis.

Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see attached resume" on your application.

Working Conditions: Work out of doors in all weather conditions. Exposure to other safety hazards connected with building construction sites.

Licensing and Certification: Possession of valid Nevada Class C driver's license at time of appointment. Positions in certain departments may require I.C.B.O. or other nationally recognized certification in at lease one of the following areas: building, combination dwelling, structural, electrical, plumbing, or mechanical.

Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.

Medical Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician.

Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Provides construction project coordination and management of construction/development and renovation projects of varying degrees of complexity. Activities must include both construction management inspection functions for major development projects and project management functions on renovations and minor construction/development projects. Visits construction/renovation sites as required; conducts site inspections. Confers with developers, engineers, architects, contractors, property owners and others to explain codes, regulations and procedures. Coordinates all utility installations with contractors, architects, engineers, and utility companies. Major projects involve working with an Architect and serving as the field representative on the project by conducting daily inspections of all aspects of the construction process; interpreting, explaining and enforcing regulations, ordinances, and policies to contractors' construction superintendent; approving minor change orders and discussing major change orders with the Architect; assisting the Project Architect by reviewing specs, plans and design specifications to identify problem areas; approving payment
to contractors upon scheduled completion of certain phases of construction. Responsibilities also include management of renovation and minor construction projects, assuming responsibility for the project from start to finish. On such projects, job functions include: provides cost estimates; bids out the job; selects, negotiates contracts and works with the design consultants and contractors; serves as the primary contact with the Contractor. Also responsible for scheduling and payment, approving and negotiating payment for all change orders, conducting construction meetings and preparing all meeting minutes, approving final payment on project, and assuming responsibility for completion of project in accordance with the contract. Reviews plans, maps, job specifications, material testing lab reports, contracts and other documents to ensure conformance with federal, state, County and industry codes and regulations. Interprets, explains and enforces regulations, ordinances and policies to developers, contractors, representatives of other agencies and the public; confers with architects, engineers and building inspection staff regarding possible changes to plans and problem resolution. Prepares daily progress notes on each project. Identifies needed changes to construction plans and details; evaluates alternatives and makes effective recommendations. Reviews proposals for changes to contracts; negotiates rates with contractor for changes; recommends acceptance/rejection based on value negotiation. Drives a personal or County motor vehicle to attend meetings and visit various County work sites.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

May conduct pre-bid/construction conferences and project progress meetings. Monitors developments in the construction field. Maintains liaison with other County departments; contractors; vendors; various outside agencies, including utility, governmental agency, and County departmental staff. Directs the maintenance of and maintains accurate records and files and prepares a variety of periodic and special reports and correspondence. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Develops, implements and interprets policies and procedures related to area of assignment. Uses standard office equipment, including a computer, in the course of the work. Provides advice in engineering design and plan check functions. May participate in various levels of the design process; develop construction design standards; and make recommendations for revisions and/or additions/deletions as necessary.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Mobility to work in a typical office setting, use standard office equipment and to drive a motor vehicle in order to visit work sites and attend meetings; strength and stamina to inspect various construction projects and facilities; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Must be capable of climbing ladders, and getting to hard to reach locations. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.
Closing Date/Time: 12/14/2021 12:00 AM Pacific

Job Address

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