DOLLAR GENERAL

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Construction Project Manager in Texas

Construction Project Manager in Texas

Requisition ID 
2018-157939
Location 
US-TX-AUSTIN
Category  
Construction

Company Overview

At Dollar General, our customer is at the center of everything we do! We are a fast-moving Fortune 200 publicly-traded company with more than 13,000 stores and 14 distribution centers in 44 states, growing by hundreds of stores each year. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation and teamwork. At Dollar General, you can see a clear and fast path to career growth and success. We are committed to attracting talented and motivated people who can advance our mission of "Serving Others." Let's Grow Together!

Job Details

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manages New, Relocation, and Expansion BTS construction effort by providing project and technical leadership through pre-construction planning; regular on-site inspection to verify scope and quality compliance; technical issue problem-solving; project cost oversight; and overall schedule management for store opening forecast projections (35 projects annually at 1.0 Construction Unit Equivalent "CUE" per project). 
  • Leads the turnkey construction management of New, Relocation, and Expansion Conventional/Tenant Build-Out projects to include preliminary site visits; initial design; project scope of work; construction budgeting; contractor selection; pre-construction planning and permitting; on-site construction inspection; and overall schedule management (15 projects annually at 1.5 CUE per project) 
  • Prepares and/or tracks all required construction and project administration documents and tasks to include SLM updates, site visit reports, contractor weekly project schedule reports, punch list report, and change order/cost management tracking and reporting. Accountable for all documentation, follow up and close out. 
  • Plays critical leadership, coordinator, and communication role with all stakeholders involved on projects to include Operations, Developers/GCs, Architects/Engineers, Code officials, Landlords and DG functional partners. Leverages continuous communication to choreograph project execution and resolve site specific issues.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Detailed knowledge of construction industry, terminology, codes, and design disciplines, as well as the strong ability to read, understand, and apply construction standards and plan sets 
  • Willingness to travel extensively upwards of 75-80% within assigned territory 
  • Ability to function well in a fast-paced environment with a high sense of urgency and minimal supervision Proficient in organization, time, and project management with ability to manage multiple priorities, complete all required documentation/paperwork, and provide timely and accurate project status reporting while traveling 
  • Strong interpersonal/team skills and ability to effectively communicate, coordinate, and work with a diverse set of project stakeholders and provide excellent customer service 
  • Ability to arrive at sound decisions in a timely manner while remaining knowledgeable of how decisions impact other project stakeholders 
  • Knowledge of SLM (Store Lifecycle Management) or equivalent project management tools

 

Work Experience and/or Education:
Degree or certification in Construction Management, Administration, Engineering, or related field. Minimum of 3-5 years of construction project management experience is required. Retail leasehold improvement experience is a plus. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office software is required and knowledge of AutoCAD is a plus.

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