Manages the development of facility shells by identifying and utilizing information about store and community needs; evaluating the results of cost-benefit analyses ; ensuring alignment with company strategy and objectives; collaborating, communicating, and coordinating with internal and external business areas; locating facility elements ; preparing block plans to evaluate multiple store layout options; and formulating grocery and general merchandise space.
Manages the development of solutions to store shell issues by analyzing and interpreting civil drawings; collaborating and communicating with other business areas ; and directing the creation of options for site restrictive stores.
Implements store shell plans by evaluating plans; communicating and coordinating with internal and external business areas regarding plan changes; incorporating changes into plans; and conducting correction of error process with stores.
Manages the design of prototype adaptation for new and existing store projects by overseeing the creation of conceptual designs; collaborating with project team in real estate, merchandising, store layout, operations, finance, and external consultants to establish project scope, budget and schedule; directing consultants on the adaptation of prototypical designs to conform to site or jurisdictional requirements; and resolving and communicating deviations from prototype to project team and leadership.
Manages the safety, security, and integrity of all stores and new store projects, special projects, and remodel projects by managing the adaptation, implementation, and communication of new store, special project, and remodel design guidelines and ensuring compliance with applicable federal, state, and local building codes, as well as applicable corporate compliance, food safety, and asset management requirements; supporting processes for the selection, review, and evaluation of qualified and reputable consultants; and using knowledge of best practices and codes to challenge design elements and mitigate risk to the company.
Manages the external architectural and engineering consultant base by supporting internal vetting and evaluation processes; contributing to consultant score-carding ; making consultant assignments in collaboration with leadership in the design and project management teams; and providing guidance to consultants who are out of compliance with respect to quality or fees.
Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Technology, Architecture, or a related field and 3 years’ experience in retail store design, or a related area OR 5 years’ experience in retail store design, or a related area.
Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
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