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Construction Manager - Federal Client

North Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Corporate Operations

Job Description

As Construction Manager you will develop, manage and execute facility-based construction project work plans. You will play a vital role in overseeing a project team and contractors to stay within project scope and budget while ensuring on-time delivery. Additional responsibilities will include but not limited to; communicating with design and facilities team regarding modifications to the facilities construction, electrical, network, and security, as well as managing relationships with outside suppliers, including general contractors, architects, and engineering firms. You will also maintain project files, plan documents, operations and maintenance manuals and related project documentation for transfer to the facilities operating team.

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It takes an entire organization of the world’s best professionals to advance the effectiveness of health and care with innovative technology on a global scale. Which means we have opportunities in a broad range of talent areas at Cerner Corporate.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree or equivalent relevant work experience

  • At least 3 years of Capital Project Management work experience

  • At least 5 years of construction work experience

  • Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position

  • Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years of commercial, corporate office construction work experience

  • Experience working with governmental entities

  • Experience across all facets for construction process


  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations

  • Ability to manage multiple project sites and at a distance

  • Position will require up to 60%-80% travel

  • Budget development and cost tracking

  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

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Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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