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Senior Construction Project Manager

Date: Sep 3, 2021

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  Project Services 

Pay:  $54,758 - $80,131.00 based on level and years of experience 

Work Schedule: 8am-5pm, M-F 


Performs professional work in the preparation, analysis and management of building construction and facility improvement projects.


Manages multiple construction projects

  • Includes the budget, timeline and scope of work.
  • Serves as the owner’s representative and contact point for all contractors involved.
  • Researches construction trends, contract language and code requirements for construction projects.
  • Develops contract documents, specifications and plans used to contract for professional architectural, engineering and construction services in the implementation of facility projects.


Plans, develops and assists in the implementation pertaining to facility CIP projects

  • Analyzes departmental CIP proposals, including building evaluations, architectural and engineering services, furnishings and equipment needs.
  • Communicates and translates information between key individuals participating in, or affected by, CIP projects.


Administers and interprets construction contracts

  • Prepares bid documents and requests for proposals.
  • Advises and assists division directors, department heads and elected officials in facility project preparation and administration.
  • Monitors documents and schedules received from architects and contractors.
  • Interprets for non-technical persons involved in projects.


Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration or related field. Three to five years of experience in project management of multiple construction projects or any equivalent experience.


It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita

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