Find a Career You’ll Love at Burlington Stores Inc.

Find a Career You’ll Love at Burlington Stores Inc.

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Burlington Construction Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois

LOCATION 4500 South Damen Ave Chicago IL US 60609

Bring your experience to our growing Fortune 500 retail company and certified Great Place to Work!Burlington Stores is a nationally recognized retailer of high quality, branded merchandise at everyday low prices, with over 900 stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico and we are in search of a Construction Project Manager to be a part of our growth. As an off-price retailer we generate more than $9B in sales through our nationwide network of stores.

Our Construction Project Manager provides project management for new stores, remodels and other projects and is responsible for the development from preliminary site investigation, capital approval, entitlements, construction documents, bidding, budget approval, complete project cost control and construction through grand opening and project closeout. Additionally, this individual will provide direction of outside architects, contractors, consultants and developers to ensure that company standards for schedule, cost and quality are met.

This role covers our Chicago territory; ideal candidates would be able to live near or work in territory with the ability to travel 75-80% of the time throughout territory.
Responsibilities include:

  • Serves as the contact internally and externally for all scope, budget, costs, design and construction related items and issues for the life of the project.

  • Develops and manages project scopes and budgets and approves project related expenditures.

  • Manages multiple projects requiring effective interaction and coordination with other project team members and internal company departments as well as external parties.

  • Schedules and approves store equipment and fixture setup activities to ensure timely occupancy of store including delivery and installation of equipment, utility connections, refrigeration startup, receipt of all required occupancy licenses, and working with store operations to receive merchandise.

  • Assembles and approved contractor bidder list for each assigned project.

  • Conducts performance evaluation on approved contractors, architects, and engineers at conclusion of each project conferring with the VP of Store Design and Development as needed regarding changed in vendor pre-qualified status.

  • Maintains client relationships with our Sustainability, Supply Chain, Distribution Center, Corporate and Procurement teams

Our ideal candidate could have a bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management or related field with 5 or more years of experience as a project or construction manager with knowledge of retail store architecture.

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!
You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. Burlington’s benefits package includes medical, dental and vision coverage including life and disability insurance. Full time associates are also eligible for paid time off, paid holidays and a 401(k) plan.
We are a rapidly growing brand and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our teams 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, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


Pay Range: $95,000/yr - $125,000/yr
Posting Number 2023-195867
Location US-IL-Chicago
Address 4500 South Damen Ave
Shopping Center The Yards Plaza
Zip Code 60609
Workplace Type Remote
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Real Estate/Store Development
Evergreen Yes

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