Burlington Construction Project Manager - Burlington, NJ in Burlington, New Jersey

LOCATION 1830 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016

If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Construction Project Manager based in Burlington, NJ!

Are you an experienced retail construction project management professional who is comfortable managing multiple new store/remodel projects concurrently? Are you a proven leader of cross-functional teams, able to resolve problems/conflicts effectively? Are you a detail-oriented multi-tasker, with the ability to think on your feet? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you!

Burlington Stores, Inc. is seeking a Construction Project Manager, to be based in our corporate office in Burlington, NJ. This position requires 5-7 years of experience in multi-site retail construction project management, and the ability to travel 75% of the time. The successful candidate will have experience with a fast-paced retailer, managing multiple concurrent new store and remodel construction projects.

The Construction Project Manager's responsibilities span a broad spectrum, covering all areas of project management, project planning, cost management, time management, quality management, and contract administration.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee construction projects from start to finish.

  • Ensure the optimum utilization of resources, labor, materials and equipment and ensure the procurement at most cost effective terms.

  • Develop effective communications and mechanism for resolving conflicts among various participants.

  • Perform a key role in budgeting and identification of resources required.

  • Ensure construction activities move according to pre-determined schedule.

  • Devise the project work plans and make recommendations for change as and when needed.

  • Communicate effectively with contractors responsible for completing various phases of the project.

  • Coordinate the efforts of all parties involved in the project which include the architects, contractors, laborers, procurement.

  • Monitor the progress of the construction activities on a regular basis and hold regular status meetings with contractor.

  • Maintain strict adherence to budgetary guidelines, quality and safety standards.

  • Conduct weekly /bi-weekly inspection of construction sites.

  • Ensure project documents are complete.

  • Identify the elements of project design and construction that may give rise to disputes.

  • Serve as key resource to the VP Construction and review and maintain the project schedule.

  • Articulate the roles and responsibilities of the external and internal team members and work with and through others for delivery.

  • Understanding of compliance and managing risk.

  • Resolve conflicts and negotiate resolution to disagreements quickly and effectively, bringing a problem-solving attitude to conflicting approaches and priorities involving others.

This position is based in our Burlington, NJ corporate office. Candidates must have at least a high school diploma, 7-10 years' experience in construction, and 5-7 years in multi-site retail project management. Strong construction knowledge a must. Must be able to travel 75% of the time. Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs and web-based applications required.

If you...

...are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

...take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

...are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

...believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

...want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

Come join our team. You're going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package, including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(K) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Posting Number 2018-96911
Location US-NJ-Burlington
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Real Estate/Store Development
Evergreen Yes