Careers at DLC

Director of Construction

Elmsford, NY | Bethesda, MD | Mt. Prospect, IL | Atlanta, GA | Allen, TX | Williamsville, NY

At DLC Management Corporation we are a best in class team that empowers and enriches human potential to unlock value at our properties.  Do you thrive on challenging the status quo and exceeding expectations?

We pride ourselves on being a highly effective team of real estate professionals who consistently identify creative solutions to challenging situations.   Our success has allowed our portfolio and operations to expand and now we’re on a mission to add a Director of Construction that fits our collaborative #Success culture.

The Big Picture:

  • Thrive in an environment where every day is different
  • Fantastic communication skills and ability to report financial information seamlessly
  • Embody and promote DLC’s collaborative #Success culture both internally and externally
  • Crushes deadlines, unafraid to take on more, and has a passion for coming in ahead of schedule
  • The capacity to adapt to change with confidence
  • Looks for inefficiencies and ways to improve
  • Curious to learn, asks questions and challenges the status quo or what might appear “off”
  • Passionate about leading and managing a team

The Day to Day:

  • Confidently lead a team of Project Managers and be instrumental in developing rock stars
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of departmental policies and procedures
  • Perform weekly project reviews of active construction projects- evaluate project schedule, budget and performance  to DLC’s standards
  • Establish and maintain relationships with existing and new tenants
  • Foster and enhance relationships with architects, engineers and contractors
  • Partner with internal teams and teammates (Legal, Leasing, Property Management and Transactions)
  • Proactively source vendors and manage prequalification process
  • Actively manage department’s CM Fee  budgeting and reporting process

Our Next Director of Construction

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture
  • At least 10 years of construction operations experience required (prior experience with shopping centers preferred)
  • Unquestioned integrity and reputation
  • Highly motivated, service-oriented self-starter with an outstanding work ethic
  • Able to travel on a regular basis
  • Advanced to expert MS Project and Project Management software skills, intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office, Adobe Acrobat Pro, etc.
  • Experience with of Honest Buildings project management software a plus
  • Strong and proficient financial and analytical skills