Construction Manager

Construction Manager


Isothermal Community College
286 ICC Loop Road
Spindale, NC 28160
Phone: 828-286-3636

Job Location

Isothermal Community College

286 ICC Loop Rd

Spindale, NC 28160


$66,070.00-$82,588.00 Commensurate with education and direct experience



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Closes: Monday, July 1, 2024

Target Start Date

Monday, June 3, 2024

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Vice President of Operations

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, or related field or equivalent work experience required.

Expertise in capital projects, construction technology, and budget management required

Knowledge of facilities-related local, state, and federal code and regulations required

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum of five years of experience in construction management required; specific experience working with community colleges preferred.

Position Description

Statement of Primary Purpose

In support of the overall mission of Isothermal Community College, it is the responsibility of the Construction Manager to lead project management related to construction, renovation, and upkeep of structures, facilities, grounds, and/or systems. 


Supervises Directly


Essential Responsibilities

  • Plan, direct, and coordinate activities related to construction, renovation, and upkeep of structures, facilities, grounds, and/or systems. 
  • Evaluate project specifications to determine appropriate construction methods.
  • Participate in the conceptual development of new construction projects and/or renovation projects related to facilities and/or grounds.
  • Oversee organization, scheduling, and implementation of facilities projects on the College’s behalf to ensure the project is constructed in a timely, safe, and cost-effective manner.
  • Initiates the preparation of plans and specifications required for competitive bidding of construction, renovation, and/or repair projects necessary to the operation and support of the College.
  • Make recommendations regarding contracts and revisions as well as changes and additions to contractual agreements.
  • Ensure projects are completed and documented in accordance with contract documents and good engineering practices.
  • Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes and other regulations.
  • Serve as Capital Project Coordinator (CPC) and liaison to the State Construction Office, North Carolina Community College System Office, and other pertinent regulatory authorities.


Skills and Abilities

  1. Develop an understanding and appreciation of the mission, history, current programs, services and goals of Isothermal Community College.
  2. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships internal and external stakeholders.
  3. Ability to work effectively with individuals at all organizational levels and in a variety of work environments.
  4. Excellent management and supervision skills.
  5. Excellent verbal and communication skills.
  6. Strong organizational and time management skills.
  7. Ability to make decisions.
  8. Organize multiple tasks effectively to meet deadlines.

How to Apply

Please visit to complete an application packet in order to be considered.

Job Post Contact

Charity Allen