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Construction Owner's Representative

Rochester, NY
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Full time
Morning, Afternoon, Evening.
Age Requirement
Must be 18 years or older
Rochester, NY
1500 Brooks Ave
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At Wegmans, our Construction team oversees all construction, estimating and quality for our incredible store and facility projects, providing a world class grocery shopping experience for all of our customers. In this role, as a Construction Project Manager, you will help drive the innovation and success of our new store projects, in both new and existing markets, working in mixed use developments as well as ground up greenfield sites.  With many new stores in the real estate pipeline, we are excited to add to the team that oversees these special projects.  This role holds Construction project teams accountable for organizing, supervising, scheduling, and planning on new store builds, to maximize cost efficiency, on time and within budget. They provide technical expertise on site cost estimates, manage subcontractor relationships and contracts, establish project objectives, and maintain adherence to policies and procedures.

What will I do?

  • Manage and coordinate all aspects of the project; set project goals, monitor progress, communicate to key stakeholders
  • Conduct meetings with each project team; ensure work is on schedule, within budget and complies with technical, safety and legal requirements
  • Review job costs, labor requirements, and schedule status with teams; approve changes to scope of work; communicate feedback 
  • Manage all pre-bid meetings; serve as liaison through the bid process; review proposed bid packages with Estimating for cost effective pricing
  • Provide direction to Superintendents, Field Technicians and others in field; ensure understanding of expectations for project; allocate adequate resources to project team
  • Develop subcontractor scopes and contracts, negotiate pricing, issue contracts and purchase orders, and handle coordination of subcontractors; review, approve, and coordinate all changes to contracts
  • Oversee accuracy of financial information from project team to Accounting; prepare and review job cost setup

Required Qualifications:

  • 5 or more years’ experience in construction project management, with experience on retail, hospitality, or food oriented projects preferred
  • Experience with and knowledge of construction methods, materials, documents, drawings and specifications
  • Effective communication skills, including business presentation skills, as well as the ability to interface at all levels and build relationships with internal and external business partners

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in a related field

At Wegmans, we believe that if we take care of our people, they’ll take care of our customers. That’s why, as part of the Wegmans family, you’ll have a package of benefits that covers your health, well-being, family and future.

  • Flexibility in scheduling—work-life balance
  • Employee discounts
  • Premium pay on Sundays and holidays

Comprehensive benefits*

  • Quality affordable healthcare coverage
  • Vision coverage
  • Dental coverage (Available to Full-time only)
  • Pre-tax spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee wellness programs
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Wegmans retirement profit sharing plan
  • Scholarship Program

*Certain eligibility requirements must be satisfied

For 25 years in a row, our employees have put us on the FORTUNE magazine’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Discover what it means to work for a family owned, mission-driven, values-based company that believes in caring, respect, empowerment, high standards and making a difference in the community. Because with a family-like atmosphere of shared support, leaders who have your best interest at heart and growth as part of everything we do, Wegmans is the place for you to do what you love—and love what you do.

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Wegmans has great benefits and a true family atmosphere, which makes me feel appreciated and recognized for my hard work.

— Jackson

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