Design & Construction Job Description

Design & Construction Job Description

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Design & construction provides leadership, coordination, and support to the Project Managers and all the construction trades specific to a construction project.

Design & Construction Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Review design development and construction drawings by consulting architect to ensure accuracy and design intent is met for bid and construction
Create a disciplined, orderly approach to construction, including precise scheduling and budgeting
Manage project delivery time line, including possession dates, permitting, construction commencement and completion, and store delivery and target opening dates
Establish and manage relations with landlord construction teams and ensure delivery of space by landlord in accordance with lease, code and other applicable requirements
Manage permit expediter and obtain required construction permits and approvals
Represents Owner’s interests while overseeing day to day construction activities for minor and major capital building projects
Analyze construction conditions requiring unforeseen work and expenditure of contingency fund
Attend all project construction meetings to represent interests of Owner
Accountable for all Design and Construction activity for the region
Lead and manage a local team made up of dedicated and variable outsourced project managers and construction administrators, occupancy planners, move planners, and furniture managers

Design & Construction Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Design & Construction

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: OSHA, LEED, PMP, AP, WELL, AIA, PE, CFM, DBIA, DG

Education for Design & Construction

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the design & construction job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, Education, Construction, Design, Project Management, Business, Management, Technical

Skills for Design & Construction

Desired skills for design & construction include:

Keeps up to date in the field of specialization
Themselves and others
But not limited to
Construction project phasing and disruption in an acute healthcare environment
Construction projects with a large Information Technology component

Desired experience for design & construction includes:

Assist with project closeout requirements, including warranties, operations and maintenance manuals, As-built drawings, final sign-off on punch lists and obtaining final waiver of liens
Actively participate in weekly progress meetings and maintain and distribute project meeting minutes
Coordinate and collaborate with GRE partners, including Technology, AV and Security Teams
Work closely with the LOBs and assist in preparation and execution of migrations to new space
Develop and maintain “a state of the art” resource library as an in-house design center for furniture, finishes, materials and fixtures
Maintain the Planning & Design Internship Process

Design & Construction Examples


Design & Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of design & construction. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for design & construction
  • Remain current with construction material and build-out practices for energy efficiency, LEED certification, Green building and other initiatives
  • Management would include schematic planning through design, construction and closeout
  • Deliver reports on geographic data, ensuring standardization, and quality control of data across reports
  • Develop and maintain software applications and databases for digital mapping and spatial data
  • Determine map content, appearance, and layout for maximum information with high usability
  • Direct collection, storage, analysis, and interpretation of geospatial data
  • Write and maintain internal manuals, training materials, and systems documentation publicly available map resources
  • Manage quality improvement activities
  • Create common business specific quality measurements and track improvement against these metrics
  • Ability to balance design, with operational needs and budget objectives
Qualifications for design & construction
  • Support the Project Managers in General administrative tasks
  • Ability to manage multiple, complex projects for a national retailer
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop relationships across all levels and communicate effectively with a diverse population
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities and deadlines and multi-task
  • Proven business skills including the use of key performance indicators
  • Proven leader with track record of developing team members

Design & Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a design & construction. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for design & construction
  • Assist in the administration of the construction of industrial trackage or other third party projects to ensure railway operational requirements and quality standards are met
  • Develop post-bid design schedule with Designer, and coordinate/integrate with construction schedule through estimating staff
  • Participates in all discipline task force teams, peer reviews, and evaluation of construction means & methods
  • Meets with and maintains liaison with design consultants, contractors, users, and in-house personnel
  • Track and report progress of assigned projects to all internal and external teams
  • Lead and manage project activity from feasibility through closeout and turnover to operations for a portfolio of dozens of active projects at any given time
  • Integrate with key partners (end users, IT, procurement, corporate security and facilities management) in developing and delivery of solutions
  • Partner with procurement organization to secure General Contractors, Architects, Engineering firms and other services and hard goods for capital projects
  • Develop and manage annual Capital budgets including estimating, forecasting and adjusting based on corporate direction
  • Develop, execute and optimize processes and procedures in a controlled, well-managed and efficient manner to optimize project outcomes
Qualifications for design & construction
  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, or Master’s degree in Finance, or Master’s degree in Supply Chain
  • Implement and utilize leading tools and techniques to optimize project outcomes
  • Institute a data-driven culture for planning, measuring, decision-making and reporting throughout the project management lifecycle to ensure optimal balance of cost, quality, risk and speed
  • Position is based in McLean, VA with travel in the U.S. up to 25%
  • At least 7 years of experience in the Design and Construction industry
  • At least 7 years of experience managing people, or at least 7 years of experience leading teams

Design & Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a design & construction. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for design & construction
  • Coordinate procurement and equipment/product delivery for Design + Construction projects
  • Interface daily with Design + Construction Project Managers, Corporate Procurement, consultants and end users
  • Serve as move/relocation coordination liaison for PLM between Design+ Construction Project Managers and assists in providing long & short-term relocation planning, and developing relocation strategies and critical paths in conjunction with Project Managers
  • Manage the pre-construction design consultants, design development and design review process
  • Be responsible for developing the pre-construction design programme in conjunction with consultants and planner for bids and projects
  • Schedules design projects
  • VerifyDesign software is being used to proper specifications and standards Synchronoss Platform, Bentley, MapInfo, AutoCAD/Lode Data
  • Executes multiple mission critical projects while developing business processes and others professional development
  • Innovating for step-change improvement in delivery, safety, quality, and cost metrics (including fixed and variable costs per unit)
  • Driving global standardization of operating practices, businesses processes, and reporting with fulfillment center, retail, finance, marketing, engineering, and supply chain stakeholders
Qualifications for design & construction
  • 5 years of experience on ground-up construction, or 5 years of experience in office interior fit –outs
  • 10 plus years relevant construction experience with an emphasis in managing mid-size to large projects
  • Experience in retaining third-party consultants for environmental, building systems, structural inspections and surveys
  • Prior experience with hotel construction projects is preferred
  • Strong negotiation and contract law skills across a variety of contract types
  • Working knowledge of construction costs and estimating tools

Design & Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a design & construction. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for design & construction
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills the ability to work effectively across internal and external organization
  • Manages the project management delivery and is considered a subject matter expert in project management principles, techniques and best practices
  • Often directs and consults with project team members, leadership in the preparation of project documentation, deliverables, milestones, resources, schedules and budgets
  • Often leads Project team(s) comprised of project managers I, II, project coordinators, business analysts, applications analysts and developers
  • Does not have HR responsibilities
  • Respond to Requests for Information (RFIs)
  • Monitor design development against procurement schedule and budget
  • Generate deliverables list and establish required level of pre-bid design, in conjunction with the Lead Estimator and Project Manager
  • Review and approve all design-related questions/clarifications
  • Manage the lead design firm’s services during procurement and establish a design budget and cost tracking system
Qualifications for design & construction
  • Design and construction experience in the grocery industry, with an emphasis on chilled and frozen facility design
  • MHE, Refrigeration and/or Industrial design or implementation experience
  • Relevant pipeline industry skills, knowledge and experience
  • Technical knowledge of the construction industry relevant to Natural Gas Pipeline and Installation projects
  • Experience in management and co-ordination of the design process
  • An understanding of how health and safety is managed in the design process

Design & Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a design & construction. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for design & construction
  • Management of the daily activities of the Office of Facilities Design and Construction
  • Supervision of campus architects, project managers and administrative staff that manage and oversee all capital construction projects on campus
  • Establish and coordinate all local campus projects including instituting a design & construction plan that meets budget and time constraints and effectively manage these projects through the project managers
  • Develops 3D substation, transmission line, and collection/distribution models at the direction of the Lead Engineer (including, but not limited to, developing and drafting model components and leveraging external partners to complete model elements as needed)
  • Ensure constructability of design and compliance with RFP specifications
  • Lead/manage the brainstorming and development of Alternative Technical Concepts (ATCs) with task forces
  • Draft and gain approval from the Business Development Manager for post-bid design scope and fee with Designer
  • Ensures effective utilization of Preferred Provider Network(PPN)by drafting RFPs
  • Ensures effective communication within CRE senior managementon important issues, concerns, problems or anticipated problems that might impact system, group, facility and/or CRE performance and outcomes
  • Provides Area Director project status reports by developing periodic project reports including cost, schedule and comparative metrics
Qualifications for design & construction
  • An understanding of the Client’s requirements, processes and procedures relevant to CDM
  • Detailed knowledge of project management, design process, construction process and methods, and equipment installation/inspection
  • Detailed knowledge of procuring project-related needs and any subsequent contracting
  • Detailed knowledge of American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) forms and formats related to general conditions and general knowledge related to technical specifications
  • Detailed knowledge of design and construction agreements and associated legal concepts and language
  • Detailed knowledge of contracting procedures and language

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