McDonald’s has big plans to grow faster, meet customer expectations, and make our brand even stronger through new restaurant development. By doubling down on our growth pillar of Restaurant Development, we are committed to leveraging our position of strength to grow the number of McDonald’s restaurants across the U.S.
That’s why, as we lay the foundation for continued long-term growth and rapidly accelerate the development of new restaurants, we are looking to add strong and dynamic team members to our US Restaurant Development team.
McDonald's has various Area Construction Manager opportunities across the Us in various markets.
As a member of the US Restaurant Development Team, primarily supporting the New Construction Team as the Area Construction Manager supporting a market in the US. Accountabilities include preparing site checks, cost estimates, and site construction plan preparation, obtaining and evaluating contractor’s cost proposals and representing the Company at public hearings. Manages new and relocation stores by providing overall project oversight in all phases of project development. This includes architecture and engineering coordination and administrative tasks required for the complete development of assigned company restaurants in compliance with company policies.
Responsible for all aspects of construction projects, from beginning plans to final completion. Ensures each project meets specifications including schedules, budgets, and contractual commitments. Interacts with planning commissions, governing bodies, and utility providers. Manages and coordinates sub-contractors in medium to large residential/commercial construction projects. Responsible for material management and delivery scheduling tasks. Coordinates costing estimation, contract negotiation and new store activities. Leads a team of direct external reports. Partners with National Real Estate Manager to negotiate, review and approve any landlord or seller’s work.
Preforms program management duties for system initiatives including tracking, supervision, contractor oversight, sub contactor oversight and supplier oversight. Collaborates with Owner Operators on all aspects of these efforts.
In addition to following McDonald’s policies and procedures, principal accountabilities include, but are not limited to this position will start by working on the new construction team.
Partners with the National Real Estate Manager in gathering and analyzing information on the potential of the market and each restaurant in assigned geographical area.
Partners with the National Real Estate Manager to utilize US Restaurant Development tools to strategically focus and prioritize actions to maximize market potential.
Assists the National Real Estate Manager in ensuring that portfolio databases are accurate and current.
Partners with National Real Estate COE & Field Development Team to prioritize development opportunities and ensure best use of capital (e.g., timing, funding and returns) throughout the Field Office.
Creates, manages, and executes the development plan to meet portfolio returns and goals of the Field Development Team.
Ensures quality control standards for construction (e.g., cost, timing, site building design layout, specifications)
Works with US Restaurant Design to ensure consistency and apply development standards to optimize the site development processes (e.g., site layout, zoning, signage, building capacity)
Monitors and controls the construction process by coordinating the efforts of others (e.g., contractors, attorneys, consultants, government agencies).
Negotiates terms and conditions of construction agreements (e.g., price, timing).
Assembles and presents construction contracts packages to management for approval.
Works with National Real Estate COE, Field Development Team, Field Office and outsourced service providers to secure all required entitlements and approvals.
Ensures projects are closed out appropriately (e.g., punch-list, contractor documentation, collection of Owner Operator extras, collection of third part receivables, invoicing, and adherence to construction-related accounting principles).
Ensures appropriate construction files are maintained for all projects.
Communicates and implements corporate policies and procedures.
Fosters the Team approach to Development throughout the Field Office.
Develops and utilizes a network of contractors and other outside consultants.
Provides effective consulting and maintains effective working relationships with Field Office Group & USRD leadership, Owner Operators, other McDonald departments, alliance partners and outside organizations.
Construction Management experience
A/E certification preferred
Strong communication skills
Ability to travel 25%-50%
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