Project Manager IV (Architectural Project Manager)
Texas General Land Office
October 8, 2018
San Antonio, Texas
$7,500.00-$7,800.00 per month
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
General Description: The Texas General Land Office primarily serves the schoolchildren, veterans, and the environment of Texas. The agency does so by preserving our history, maximizing state revenue through innovative administration, and through the prudent stewardship of state lands and natural resources. This position is with our Construction Services program area. Performs advanced (senior-level) project management work. Work involves coordinating the planning and initiation of projects at various levels of completion; monitoring the progress and schedule of projects; and communicating with project stakeholders, management, and other relevant parties. May plan, assign, and/or supervise the work of others. Works under limited supervision, with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Essential Job Elements: -Monitors and management of project costs to ensure project is completed within budget.
-Monitors and manages project quality to ensure project deliverables are acceptable and fulfill the terms of the project contract or specifications.
-Oversees and coordinates Alamo and related historic project activities at the Alamo Complex with other state agencies, governmental jurisdictions, the Alamo Endowment and/or private sector partners, contractors and subcontractors.
-Directs, develops, and evaluates all Alamo and applicable GLO projects with the Texas Historical Commission using accepted project management methodologies.
-Coordinates with Construction Services policies and procedures and GLO (Alamo) on grants monitoring, document, and appropriation and filings for Alamo.
-Compiles and distributes project information, project status reports, and project budget expenditure to Alamo, Construction Services and executive management.
-Develops project budgets, schedules, work plans, resources requirement, and cost estimates and projections for historic projects and renovations. Initiates projects, obtains authorization and commitment, and demonstrates business need and project feasibility.
-Reviews and recommends proposals and bids to management.
Identifies potential project risks and difficulties and designs strategies to mitigate or avoid them.
-Assists in developing criteria for evaluating programs, proposals, and other pertinent information related to historic project assignments.
-May plan, assign, and/or supervise the work of others. __________________________________________
**********How to Apply:*********** All applications for employment with the Texas General Land Office (GLO) must be submitted electronically by the job closing date through www.WorkInTexas.com. PAPER, FAX OR E-MAIL APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Please visit our website at www.glo.texas.gov for more information about applying for a GLO job posting. The Texas General Land Office/Veterans Land Board does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability or genetic information in employment or the provision of services. A criminal conviction records check is required for applicants who are selected for a position. The State of Texas requires all males who are 18 through 25 and required to register with the Selective Service to present either proof of registration or exemption from registration upon hire. The U.S. Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires new employees to present proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States. The Texas General Land Office is a non-smoking agency. Smoking is permitted only in designated areas. In compliance with the FLSA, the GLO compensates overtime work though time off in lieu of payment.
Qualifications: -Graduation from an accredited four-year college of university with a major coursework in a field relevant to the assignment plus five (5) years of experience in historic architecture, restoration and preservation.
-**********Must be a Texas Registered Architect.
Preferred Qualifications: -Previous experience on historic structure restoration and preservation. Working relationship with Texas Historical Commission. Knowledge and understanding of the history of the Alamo. Understanding of the design and construction of museum facilities.
Internal Number: 19-002
About Texas General Land Office
The oldest state agency in Texas, the GLO was formed to determine who owned what and where after the Texians and Tejanos won independence. Today the General Land Office manages state lands, operates the Alamo, helps Texans recovering from natural disasters, helps fund Texas public education through the Permanent School Fund, provides benefits to Texas Veterans, and manages the vast Texas coast.