Residential Development Manager

General Summary:  The Residential Development Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of the residential infrastructure construction process from civil design through project turnover ensuring project stays on schedule and within budget

Essential Job Functions:

  • Communicates regularly with executive management regarding the status of current projects; obtains executive guidance and approval as required to advance projects
  • Reviews, quality controls and value engineers the infrastructure construction drawings using knowledge of grading, street design, storm drains, sanitary sewers, water systems, dry utilities and the overall design process 
  • Reviews Platting and Easements
  • Coordinates with Planning and Design Department to facilitate coordination of civil design and Landscape / Hardscape elements
  • Creates phased infrastructure budgets for residential and commercial units including hard and soft cost and associated cash flow projections
  • Updates Proformas
  • Coordinates bid process including contractor selection and contract execution
  • Manages  contractors, subcontractors and consultants to plan, organize and direct construction activities concerned with road, sewer, storm drainage, underground utility and mass grading projects
  • Reviews and approves pay applications
  • Reviews and approves change orders including assessing cost and schedule impact
  • Understands and enforce contractual responsibilities, contract documents and resolve disputes
  • Participates with land development team in all aspects of development including: Acquisitions, Due diligence, Entitlements, Amenities design
  • Performs field inspections and monitors field work as needed.
  • Perform other duties as requested

Essential Qualifications:

  • 5 years’ experience of project management experience in infrastructure construction preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (structural and civil options preferred), construction management, or other related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience with vertical construction for single family and multi-family projects including bidding, budgeting, contracting and  vertical construction supervision
  • Registered Professional Engineer in State of Florida preferred
  • Supervisory experience on residential infrastructure construction projects   
  • Ability to maintain a positive and productive work attitude and a team orientated mind-set
  • Knowledge of the City of Orlando, South Florida Water Management District and Army Corps of Engineers permit and inspection process
  • Exceptional leadership qualities and communication skills
  • Ability to manage  multiple priorities with conflicting deadlines
  • Results-oriented team player with a high level of integrity
  • Demonstrate ability to foster collaboration and build relationships
  • Ability to proactively identify critical path tasks and, without exception, execute on those tasks
  • PC proficiency to include (but not limited to) Microsoft Office applications

Essential Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to do assigned work as outlined above
  • Must be physically able to sit and use the computer for hours at a time
  • Must be able to lift to 25 pounds