Assistant Project Manager

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
  • 01 – J – Exempt
  • 02 – K – Exempt
Work Unit:
Office of Physical Plant
Project Management - Design and Construction
Full/Part Time:


Responsible for the overall development, management, and leadership of University design and construction projects. Duties include managing projects from initiation, through design and construction, to close-out, including selection and hiring of Design Professionals and procurement of Construction Services. The position ensures that projects meet the needs of the University, are completed in a safe manner, and satisfy quality, budget, and schedule requirements. This job requires the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work independently while coordinating with various teams and resources. The position is an advocate for the University, serves multiple colleges and/or administrative units, and keeps them engaged in project execution. Additional duties include assisting with resolution of operational issues and ensuring all projects comply with federal, state, and local codes and regulations. This job will be filled as a level 1, or level 2, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher in Architecture, Engineering, Management or related discipline or higher, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 1. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. Architecture, Architectural Engineering, and Construction Management degrees, PE/RA/PLA registration track and valid PA Driver’s License preferred.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088