Construction Manager

Responsibilities: The successful candidate is responsible for managing WeWork capital projects by overseeing the following.

  • Schedule Management
  • Collaborate with internal team members to validate construction duration and develop overall project schedule
  • Drive general contractors to maintain schedule, including pre- and post-construction activities
  • Coordinate with general contractors and vendors to supply and install FF&E as scheduled
  • Work with internal WeWork teams, general contractors, and local municipalities to obtain permits and schedule inspections as scheduled
  • Coordinate with landlords to ensure on-time delivery of lease required scope
  • Cost Management
  • Communicate potential value engineering opportunities to internal WeWork team members
  • Generate budgets
  • Bid management and general contractor selection
  • Manage the change order process
  • Procure purchase orders and pay general contractor and vendor invoices on time
  • Quality Management
  • Ensure general contractors adhere to plans and specifications
  • Ensure delivery of high-quality finished product to maintain WeWork brand standards
  • Manage punchlist and project closeout processes

Expectations: The successful candidate is expected to be a well-rounded and flexible individual who can meet the following expectations.

  • Proactively communicate risks and opportunities regarding constructability or cost, quality, and schedule concerns to internal WeWork team members
  • Ability to “size up” construction progress or obstacles in the moment and provide solutions
  • Ability to travel as needed with little notice (50 - 75% of the time) to projects throughout designated region (North America, Europe, Asia, etc.)
  • Partner with in-house and outsourced consultants (engineers, architects, designers, etc.) on project deliverables
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal team members and external resources
  • Provide constructability feedback during Due Diligence phase to identify potential issues with prospective locations
  • Coordinate with internal team members on project readiness prior to turnover and member move-in

Qualifications & Requirements: The successful candidate should meet the following requirements.

  • VD&C experience preferred
  • Significant construction experience working on high-end retail, hospitality, or similar projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience with construction management/project management software (Procore, Primavera, etc.)
  • Ability to read architectural and engineering drawings and identify issues
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Full understanding of Microsoft Office and MS Project
  • Required communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Excellent and prompt follow-up skills
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Ability to communicate project risk quickly and concisely
  • Must be able to read & speak English (international candidates)
  • Required decision making skills
  • Confident with making major decisions
  • Experience in on-site risk-assessment

About WeWork
WeWork is the community of creators. We provide the space, community and services our members need to create their life's work. WeWork’s mission is to create a world where people work to make a life, not just a living.
We’re a group of entrepreneurial, grateful individuals who instill the idea of working better together in everything that we do. Our success is the result of our collaboration: talented and outstanding team members who always challenge convention. We have over 20,000 members in our community that spans cities around the world.
We transform buildings into beautiful, collaborative work spaces and provide infrastructure, services, events and technology so our members can focus on doing what they love. Our members thrive in communities online. Our ability to aggregate their needs enables us to offer them a variety of support services at a value that would otherwise be unavailable to them. We always go the extra mile to help them in their effort to build sustainable businesses and successful lives.
Our hunger for building great spaces, empowering small businesses and connecting interesting people hasn't yet begun to be satisfied. We are just getting started.

Experience:

  • Construction: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Location:

  • Los Angeles, CA (Required)
Company
WeWork
Posted
11/06/2021
Salary Range
$69,000.00 - 141,000.00
per Year
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Location
Los Angeles, CA 90079, US
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