Sr. Construction Project Manager in Roanoke, VA at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description

SUMMARY
Manages, inspects and oversees construction of new and relocation stores, store remodels and other various types of construction projects within their respective region to ensure that procedures, processes and materials comply with plans, specifications, schedules, and contracts by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Schedules and conducts various construction related meetings with Developer, General Contractor and Subcontractors to review site and building plans, specifications, construction schedule, material delivery, inspection issues, critical dates, costs and proposals. These meetings include but are not limited to pre-construction, pre-bid and punch list.
  • Manages and observes work in progress on each project within their respective region to ensure that standard construction practices and procedures are followed and materials used conform to specifications, budgets and schedules. Requires periodic site visits and weekly updates
  • Review and checks plans and specifications with contractor during construction to ensure compliance with Advance Auto Parts standards and regulations governing construction.
  • Manage, coordinate and communicate with Company's internal resources; Real Estate Managers, Store Planning and Design, Sign Coordinators, Fixture Team, Merchandise Team, Information Technology, Security, Store Operations Team and Construction Field Personnel for timely completion, adhering to scheduled opening, and budget.
  • Maintains weekly reports on construction and inspection activities and compares progress reports.
  • Develops project punch lists for each location
  • Inspects workmanship of completed installations for conformance to standards, receive certificate of occupancy, punch list completeness follow up and final approval.
  • Review and initial approval of any related invoices, application for payment, change orders, and project close out documents.
  • Must be familiar with various building types and construction techniques.
  • Surveys existing buildings and site, verifies accuracy of building dimensions, identify and locate critical structures & equipment for store fixture / merchandising plans
  • Assist in the development of a scope of work and budget for projects.
  • Knowledgeable in standard construction costs, forms, and procedures with ability to review and create construction estimates to compare with industry standards.
  • Seeks and submit qualifications for final approval group of qualified contractors, subcontractors, and other related professionals and maintains file project of same group for their respective region
  • Perform additional duties as may be assigned or required

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
Manages a group consisting of internal and external resources; contractors, subcontractors, vendors, & materials for each project within their assigned region.

QUALIFICATIONS 
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

TRAVEL
Travel is extensive. Expected to travel a minimum of 85% to visit project locations within assigned territory. Weekend travel may be required.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university and 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Working knowledge of computer programs; MS Outlook, Word, Excel and Access.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and interpret documents such as architectural and engineering construction plans, specifications, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondences. Ability to communicate and interact verbally and written with other related field project team members; Architects, Engineers, Developers, Real Estate Managers, Contractors, Subcontractors and Vendors

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to apply mathematical operations to such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry for estimating.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in written, oral, diagram, mathematical or schedule form to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
A valid State Driver’s License is required. General Contractors License is helpful, although not required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Position entails extensive travel via ground and air.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Varying site conditions, grades, and slopes encountered.