Capital Project Manager

Washington, D.C
Sep 20, 2019
Sep 24, 2019
Full Time


The Capital Project Manager is vital to the management of capital projects undertaken by the District of Columbia (D.C.) Courts. The position of Capital Project Manager performs duties and responsibilities under the auspices of the Capital Projects and Facilities Management Division of the D.C. Courts. The incumbent will primarily be responsible for the management of capital projects for the D.C. Courts and may also be assigned project management responsibility for non-capital projects.

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Brief Description of Duties:
  • Performs all critical aspects of managing essential projects, including planning, initiation, execution, and closeout.
  • Collaborates and coordinates with contractual and organizational stakeholders, as well as regulatory agencies.
  • Develops and manages required financial aspects of assigned projects including but not limited to the determination of earned value and the tracking of financial obligations and expenses from the project's conception through its closeout.
  • Plans and develops accurate requests for funding to support each project.
  • Coordinates and manages schedule related activities of each assigned project and will be responsible for the impact these activities have on budgetary resources.

The incumbent should be an enthusiastic and engaged professional who enjoys working with a diverse group of Court personnel and customers and lives the D.C. Courts' values of Accountability, Excellence, Fairness, Integrity, Respect, and Transparency.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential


Conditions of Employment

  • A background and/or security investigation is required.
  • Probationary period of one (1) year.

To qualify for this position, you must submit the following:
1. Resume
2. Completed Vacancy Questionnaire
3. Documentation /Proof of Education (e.g. copy of college transcript or degree)
4. List of professional references

All required documentation must be received by the closing date of the announcement.


Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management or a related field plus five (5) years of experience in construction project management. Must have experience working on projects that include oversight over projects located in secured facilities.

PMP and/or CCM certification preferred .


To qualify based on education, upload a copy of your college transcript or degree. The transcript must show the name of the college or university, your name, list of courses with credit hours, major(s), and grade-point average or class ranking.

Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for District of Columbia Courts employment. You can verify your education here: .

Foreign Education: If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must upload a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript at time of application to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: .

Additional information

This job is being filled by an alternative hiring process and is not in the competitive Federal civil service.

Please note there is a mandatory one year probationary period for all non-judicial new employees.

All required information must be received by the vacancy announcement closing date.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

Upon receipt of your complete application package, a review of your application will be made to ensure that you meet the minimum qualification requirements. Answers submitted in the questionnaire must be supported on your resume.

Your resume must reflect the relevant experience and that you meet the minimum qualifications or your application will not be considered.

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Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance

Drug test required

Required Documents

1. Resume
2. Completed Vacancy Questionnaire
3. Documentation /Proof of Education (e.g. copy of college transcript or diploma)
4. List of professional references

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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