Design & Construction Project Manager- Quality Assurance Specialist
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Co
October 1, 2018
Silver Spring, Maryland
$63,412 - $110,506
Full Time - Experienced
Constructibility Management, QA/QC Administration, Value Engineering
4 Year Degree
The Montgomery County Department of Parks seeks a well-rounded and experienced design/construction professional to be a Design & Construction Project Manager-Quality Assurance Specialist in its Park Development Division. This person will be primarily responsible for establishing and implementing quality management processes for the Department’s Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects that help achieve quality designs and ensure that projects are constructed and delivered on time and within budget.
The Park Development Division is responsible for the implementation of the Department’s $220 million Capital Improvements Program (CIP), a six-year plan for the acquisition, design, construction, and renovation of the more than 400 parks on more than 37,000 acres of parkland within Montgomery County, Maryland. CIP projects vary from renovating playgrounds, trails, ballfields, courts, historical structures, park activity buildings, nature centers, and maintenance facilities, replacing culverts and bridges, restoring streams, to renovating whole parks and developing new parks.
The Montgomery County Department of Parks is part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). M-NCPPC is a six-time award-winning, nationally recognized agency and recipient of the National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Parks and Recreation management, serving the Maryland region adjacent to Washington, D. C. The Department has a career staff of nearly 800 employees, and we serve a diverse population of more than one million residents. We have an annual operating budget of over $100 million.
EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT DUTIES:
The incumbent plays a key role in project development teams and works closely with project managers, construction managers, and procurement staff to ensure the technical accuracy, consistency, constructability, and completeness of construction documents, bid forms, and cost estimates. S/he must work proactively in a multi-disciplinary team setting during the entire project development process to minimize design deficiencies and conflicts, improve consistency, and enhance construction conformance. The incumbent also recommends improvements to project development processes through feedback from lessons learned and industry best practices and new trends. S/he may also undertake some project implementation depending upon qualifications and workload.
Salary: $63,412 - $110,506
A Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or a degree in any related field.
Five years of progressively responsible designer/or construction manager experience that includes substantive work in the range of duties and responsibilities in this class specification.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted, which together total 9 years.
Valid Registered Professional Landscape Architect, Engineer, or Architect License issued by any state within the U.S. required for eligibility. A valid Registered Professional Landscape Architect, Engineer, or Architect License issued by the State of Maryland required within six months of appointment.
Valid driver’s license in accordance with both State and Commission rules and regulations. Driver’s license must be unencumbered by restrictions, revocations, suspensions, or points that could limit the employee’s ability to drive Commission vehicles or perform driving duties required by the position of assignment.
Position closes NOVEMBER 1, 2018 @11:59 PM
For Preferred Qualifications and additional information including how to apply online, please go to our website. https://www.mncppc.org/jobs Look for position#14755
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Additional Salary Information: Eligible for anniversary increase each year. M-NCPPC offers an excellent benefits package including leave, health coverage, a deferred compensation plan, an employer's retirement plan, and work-life programs.
Internal Number: 14755
About The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Co
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) is a bi-county agency empowered by the State of Maryland in 1927 to acquire, develop, maintain and administer a regional system of parks within Montgomery and Prince George's Counties, and to provide land use planning for the physical development of Prince George's and Montgomery counties. In addition, the agency gained responsibility for the public recreation program in Prince George's County in 1970.
The governing body of M-NCPPC consists of ten members, five appointed by Montgomery County and five by Prince George's County. The Commission coordinates and acts on matters of interest to both counties, and meets at least once a month. The members of the Commission from each county serve as separate Planning Boards to facilitate, review and administer the matters affecting their respective counties.
M-NCPPC administers a park system of more than 52,000 acres. It is composed of stream valley parks, large regional parks, neighborhood parks and park-school recreation areas. Its staff of career employees includes planners, park and recreation administrators, park police and administration staff. In addition, seas...onal workers staff numerous park and recreation programs
Throughout 80 plus years of service, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) has endeavored to improve the quality of life for all of the citizens of the bi-county area it serves and of the communities in which these citizens live, work and raise their families. This mission is embodied in three major program areas which respond to the vision of our founders and are incorporated into our charter. M-NCPPC's mission is to:
Manage physical growth and plan communities.
Protect and steward natural, cultural and historic resources.
Provide leisure and recreational experiences.