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Project Manager Construction

Location:
Marvin, North Carolina, 28173, United States
Posted:
October 19, 2016

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Robert Jensen

Director of Construction - Family Dollar Stores, Inc

Marvin, NC

acw5bm@r.postjobfree.com - 704-***-****

Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

WORK EXPERIENCE

Director of Construction

Family Dollar Stores, Inc - Matthews, NC - 2014 to Present Implemented Exterior LED lighting design saving over $1.4m in material, labor and energy costs annually

Saved over $70k annually in energy costs while initiating new lighting ballast rollout

Maintain prototype design and prototype plan implementation working closely with the VP of Store Planning and their Team on design parameters

Reduced energy by 15% and maintenance trips by 25% with the development and implementation of an entirely LED prototype design including sales floor illumination, exterior signage and exterior parking lot

Manage all contract obligations and contracts for the construction department

Appointed corporate liaison for sustainability initiatives and created interdepartmental Sustainability Team

Manage the elevations for the prototype and existing space design working with the Sr. VP of Real Estate

Oversee ADA and other code requirements for projects in coordination with our Sr. Counsel of Compliance

Evaluate and approve new products for construction working closely with the DVP of Purchasing

Work with internal department heads on new products assuring they meet FD's sustainability requirements

Responsible for Construction Communications that are sent out all internal and external parties Director of Construction

Family Dollar Stores, Inc - Matthews, NC - 2008 to 2014 Implemented new interior lighting design saving over $700k annually energy and material costs

Initiated new exterior LED lighting program saving over $80k annually in energy costs

Directed a team of 10 who oversaw the development and construction of BTS projects and an Estimating Team along with a Construction Lease Administrator

Chosen as a Chairman's Circle Award winner for delivering a LEED project that was promoting short and long term cost saving making it a 'Compelling Place to Invest'

Drove the Companies first "Cooler Rollout Project" with an annual $5m budget

Partnered with signage company designing cost efficient signage, 10% reduction, along with developing various tower option to reduce costs and speed up construction delivery times

Oversaw the opening of over 350 BTS stores by the BTS Construction Team

Developed the companies first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) concept store which received a Gold rating

Responsible for the Construction Departments yearly budget staying within +/- 3% of actual

Responsible for incubating sustainability within the Construction Team along with various channels in the organization

Requested by the SVP of Real Estate to be the interim Director of Energy

Created and implemented a Developer Scorecard in collaboration with Real Estate Project Manager for Special Projects

Family Dollar Stores, Inc - 2002 to 2008

Developed and implemented a contractor grading process, currently in use by Family Dollar

Initiated master document system, including a departmental SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) allowing Project Managers to reduce time spent on paper work providing more time to work on projects Project Manager

Family Dollar Stores, Inc - 1999 to 2002

Managed construction projects for the opening of 200 + New, Reopen, Relocation and Expansion stores with collaboration between Real Estate and Legal Team Members

Responsible for opening the Nevada and Utah territories for Construction. Store Planning Manager

The William Carter Company - Shelton, CT - 1998 to 1999

(Purchasing, Store Planning, Construction and Project Management)

Accountable for +2MM in construction costs, completing the majority of projects below budget

Managed construction projects for the opening of 6 new and 11 full / partial remodel stores

Negotiated construction costs, awarded bids, and purchase material for new stores / remodels

Actualized the John Lennon prototype concept store Project Manager

Nine West Group - White Plains, NY - 1996 to 1998

(Store Planning and Construction)

Responsible for +4MM in construction costs and completed all projects -5% of the budgets

Met projected cost estimates within +- 3% of final costs

Managed construction for 45 new / remodeled value base stores Project Manager

D & L Venture Corp. / Weathervane - New Britian, CT - 1994 to 1996 Design Management (Purchasing, Store Planning, Construction and Project Management)

Food Systems Unlimited - Longwood, FL - 1993 to 1994 Transportation Lead and Trainer

Walt Disney World Company - Lake Buena Vista, FL - 1991 to 1993 Intern - Engineering and Landscaping design team - CAD Coordinator Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum, Inc - Tampa, FL - 1988 to 1991 EDUCATION

Associate of Art

Valencia Community College - Orlando, FL

2010

Business Management

University of Central Florida - Orlando, FL

Associate of Science in Computer Aided Drafting and Design Tampa Technological Institute - Tampa, FL

SKILLS

Microsoft Office Suites 2010 (6 years), AutoCAD (10+ years) LINKS

http://www.linkedin.com/in/bob-jensen-804035a

AWARDS

Family Dollar - Chairman's Circle Award (2nd qtr.) 2011

Chosen as a Chairman’s Circle Award winner for delivering a LEED project that was promoting short and long term cost saving making it a ‘Compelling Place to Invest’ GROUPS

SPECS - Advisory Board

2013 to Present

I've been apart of SPECS (Stpre Planning, Equipment, Construction and Facility Services) since 2013 helping to plan each year's conference. I've been participating in the Conference for over 20 years RILA - Steering Commitee

2011 to Present

I've been apart of RILA (Retail Industry Leaders Association) since 2011 helping to plan each year's conference. I've been participating in the Conference for over 6 years



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