The Contracts Specialist performs professional, analytical and administrative duties related to the contracting, finance, service operations, and mission objectives of Architects & Engineers and the campus.The Office of Architects and Engineers manages the programming, design, and construction of new and remodeled major and minor capital projects, with an active project load of over $1.1 billion. The Contracts Specialist is responsible for the contracting of professional design staff, design professionals (architects, engineers, etc.), contractors, inspectors, and others associated with the project for the design and construction of new buildings, renovation of existing buildings, renewal of building systems and facilities and deferred maintenance and seismic retrofit projects of the University of California, Riverside.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.