Job DescriptionAmazon opened its virtual doors in 1995 and strives to be the world\u2019s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online. The successful candidate will be a key part of the engineering team and will be responsible for project managing new building planning, design and pre-construction. This will include the extension of existing facilities and any new sites. The Pre-Construction Manager will play an integral role in the development and implementation of the North American facility network infrastructure. This role will analyze and evaluate different facility scenarios and build-out designs. In addition, this candidate has to support the standardization of the technical and facility related processes and systems. This opportunity combines construction engineering, planning, project management, facilities management, and contract management. It requires a person who can show proven ability in the planning and design, and project management / control of new and the enhancement of existing facility buildings. The role will be based in Seattle, WA and will include frequent travel to all North America locations. Responsibilities include: · Obtain and document all specifics regarding projects from site selection and transaction management. Research and compile all available information for site. · Provide coordination of all engineering and architectural specifications for each building type \u2013 including but not limited to internal composite coordination, site-specific information including site surveys, existing drawings and site visits, transportation and traffic control, internal BRS requirements, and specific LOB requirements/standards. · Coordinate initial architectural design and permit submittals as required. · Develop and provide supporting documents for lease execution \u2013 for example, site plans, work letters, schedules, phasing plans, etc. · Develop initial construction schedules and sequences for phasing of construction if necessary. · Creation of construction estimates for capital requests, and other planning efforts. · Manage due diligence, utility and other coordination efforts prior to construction hand-off. · Provide complete and accurate documentation for construction handoff, uploaded to Procore. Including but not limited to contacts, drawings, permit status, lease language & exhibits, capital request breakdown, any LL contributions or reimbursements, and any other work product that has been completed by Pre-Construction. · Maintain repository for all pre-construction work product by site \u2013 in Procore. Ensure all documents are uploaded appropriately.
Basic Qualifications· Completed Bachelor\u2019s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or comparable field or 2 years Amazon experience · 10 years of experience as an engineer and construction manager · Experience as a facilities manager or similar · Project Management experience from design phase through implementation and operation · Experience negotiating construction, procurement and labor contracts · Experience leading and managing a team, including, coaching and disciplinary actions, as needed · Ability to travel throughout the North America up to 40% of the time
Preferred Qualifications· Master\u2019s degree in engineering or construction management · Ability to effectively communicate Amazon requirements to various audiences (e.g. senior management, peers, public officials, vendors, etc.)Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer \u2013 Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.