Director Engineering And Constructions

Website Memorial University of Newfoundland

Job Description:

As a part of the senior leadership team reporting to the Associate Vice-President – Facilities, the Director, Engineering and Construction will lead the university’s capital construction and renovation projects.   This position is integral in ensuring a long-term focus on campus planning that supports teaching, learning, research and public engagement for a modern university.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This position provides strategic and operational leadership for the planning, design and construction of university capital projects including: Implementation of a multi-year strategic infrastructure plan in consultation with appropriate stakeholders
  • Leading and supporting a team of professionals with a strong commitment to their success and development; accountability for the capital project life cycle and adherence to regulatory requirements, including planning and design, selection of consultants, related project budgeting, and oversight of the construction phase
  • Guiding the development and implementation of policies and procedures for the changing infrastructure requirements of the university; coordinating, collaborating and resolving issues with consultants and contractors
  • Developing reports and determining budgets; identifying funding opportunities and developing proposals and presentations to support infrastructure planning and development; and consulting with the university community.

Job Requirements:

  • You are a strategic leader with superb communication and negotiating skills who through collaboration and creativity is able to solve problems and build strong relationships internal and external to the university.
  • You are highly motivated, and an experienced professional with a proven track record of success in leading major capital projects preferably in large complex organizations.
  • Typically this knowledge and experience is developed through education and professional certification in engineering or architecture; or extensive experience in a comparable role.
  • In addition, you have significant project management skills and sound knowledge of construction and the construction industry.

Job Details:

Company: Memorial University of Newfoundland

Job Category: Education

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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