Manager - Construction

Lidl US - Arlington, VA2.7

Full-timeEstimated: $75,000 - $97,000 a year
Lidl US, LLC & Affiliates provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to, including but not limited to, race, sex, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity or expression, national origin or ethnicity, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, disability, or veteran status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Role Information

Lidl US Job Description

Job Title: Manager - Construction

Department: Construction

Business Unit: Central Service

Reports To: Director of Construction

Supervisory Role: No

FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Summary

The Construction Manager is responsible for the design and construction of the physical structures needed to conduct Lidl US business including stores, distribution centers, offices, and special construction projects. This critical role ensures projects are delivered on time, within budget, and with required quality standards while also meeting the needs of the business. This position reports to the Director of Construction.

Essential Functions

Establish design parameters based on business needs
Manage design process from concept through construction
Lead project team consisting of design consultants, general contractor, and internal departments
Monitor project performance and follow standard procedures if performance falls below expected levels
Serve as principal liaison to internal stakeholders
Manage full entitlement and due diligence processes
Train or guide the work of other team members on occasion
Perform other duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio and MS Project)
Knowledge of construction means and methods, building codes, health and safety regulations and entitlement processes
Ability to quickly and accurately assess situations and apply appropriate solutions as needed
Excellent problem solving skills

Required Education, Certifications/ Licenses, Related Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Project Management or Construction Management required
3 – 5 years of experience in related field required

Physical Job Requirements

This position requires the ability to remain in a stationary position (standing and/or seated) less than half the time
The person in this position may need to move about the store(s), distribution center(s), warehouse(s), and/or corporate office(s) less than half the time
The person in this position must be able to maneuver (lift, move, carry, slide, etc.) 15 – 40 lbs.
This position operates machinery and/or equipment that requires the constant use of hands/fingers/wrists (ex: typing, sweeping, slicing deli meat, operating the Point of Sale system, etc.) less than half the time
This position requires the ability to spend less than half the time viewing computer monitors
This position is exposed to hazard/chemical materials less than half the time
This position is exposed to outdoor weather conditions less than half the time
This position is exposed to non-climate controlled workspace(s) less than half the time
The person in this position must be able to identify and distinguish between colors all of the time

Travel Requirements

This position requires overnight domestic travel less than 25% of the time
Anticipated travel will be by car, air, and/or train