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Arlington, Virginia (VA), US, 22202

Manager - Construction (Warehouse)



Role Information

Lidl US Job Description

Job Title: Manager - Construction (Warehouse)
Department: Construction
Business Unit: Central Services
Reports To: Senior Manager - Construction
Supervisory Role: No
FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Summary

The Manager - Construction (Warehouse) is responsible for design and construction of the physical structures needed to conduct Lidl US business including distribution centers and other special construction projects. This critical role ensures projects are delivered on time, within budget, and with the required quality standards while also meeting the needs of the business. 

Essential Functions
  • Establish design parameters based on business needs
  • Manage design process from concept through construction
  • Lead project team consisting of design consultants, general contractor, and internal departments
  • Monitor project performance and follow standard procedures if performance falls below
  • expected levels
  • Serve as principal liaison to internal stakeholders
  • Manage full entitlement and due diligence process
  • Train or guide the work of other team members
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities 
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio and MS Project)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Knowledge of construction means and methods, building codes, health and safety regulations and entitlement processes
Excellent problem-solving skills
Ability to quickly and accurately assess situations and apply appropriate solutions as needed
Willingness to transfer nationally


Required Education, Certifications/ Licenses, Related Experience 
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management or similar field
2 - 5 years of experience in related field
In lieu of degree, 6+ years of experience in related field will meet the education and related experience requirements listed above


Physical Job Requirements
Ability to work in a fast-paced working environment, including the store(s), distribution center(s), warehouse(s), and/or corporate office(s) with the capability to switch job functions/roles quickly
Ability to work in situations that involve prolonged sitting, standing, walking, squatting and/or bending more than half the time
Ability to work in various conditions in temperatures around or below freezing, such as outdoor weather conditions or freezers
Ability to remain in a stationary position (standing and/or seated) all of the time
Ability to bend and twist more than half the time
Ability to maneuver cases of product (lift, move, carry, slide, etc.) in excess of 50 lbs. and reach above head to heights greater than 10 inches frequently in accordance with safety regulations
Must be able to handle all Lidl products, to include but not limited to, meat, poultry, alcohol products, and food products with known allergens, such as nuts
Ability to operate equipment that requires the constant use of hands/fingers/wrists more than half the time 
Ability to handle any hazardous materials in an appropriate manner
Ability to spend more than half the time viewing computer monitors
Ability to identify and distinguish between colors more than half the time


Travel Requirements
This position commutes between stores, regional offices and/or distribution centers up to 75% of the time
This position requires overnight domestic travel up to 75% of the time 
This position requires overnight international travel less than 25% of the time
Anticipated travel will be by car, air, and/or train


Lidl US, LLC & Affiliates provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to, including but not limited to, race, sex, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity or expression, national origin or ethnicity, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, disability, or veteran status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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Arlington, Virginia (VA), US, 22202

Job Type:  Full Time
Reference Number:  16777

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