Burlington Construction Project Manager - Houston in Burlington, New Jersey


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 Houston !

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 the Houston, TX area. This position requires 7-10 years' experience in construction, including 5-7 years of experience in high-volume multi-site retail construction project management, and the ability to travel 75% of the time.

The Project Manager is responsible for overall project planning, scheduling, budgeting, resource allocation, project accounting and control, while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversee construction projects from start to finish.

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

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

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

  • Review and maintain the project schedule.

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

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

  • Monitor progress of construction activities; hold regular status meetings with contractors.

  • 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.

  • 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.

Candidates must have at least a high school diploma. Strong construction knowledge a must. 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 2018-68407
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