The Assistant Construction Services Manager will support the Construction Services Management Team for the Facilities Engineering & Planning Department (FE&P). Duties include: liaison between Project Management & Planning and the Facilities Department within FE&P; responsible for assisting and supporting Construction Services Team, internal and external project managers by providing design input on MEP disciplines with special focus on Building Automation Systems (BAS), HVAC Controls, and MEP commissioning for new construction and renovation projects.
S/he supports the Sr. Construction Services Manager and Construction Services Manager and staff engineers in advising external consultants in systems selection for building controls by reviewing construction documents (plans and specifications) as assigned for adherence to Building Design standards. The review process continues during construction phase with RFI and Submitter review/comment.
This position inspects assigned construction sites for safety, security, parking, and cleanliness. They will assist in witnessing MEP system tests, provide field reports to Rice project managers, and attend construction meetings as assigned.
During commissioning efforts, works with third party Commissioning Agents, Controls, and Testing and Balancing contractors to ensure buildings have been fully tested and commissioned to Rice standards. During project closeout, secures all as-built/record drawings, Operations & Maintenance manuals, warranty information and tracks and relays additions/changes to building equipment lists to FSC for the maintenance database.
S/he will assist Construction Services Team in researching and coordinating building and utility outages in support of construction projects. This position also assists and works closely with facilities and maintenance personnel during campus emergencies.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 18208
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