Construction Project Manager

Meijer Inc. | Grand Rapids, MI

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Posted Date 11/24/2021

Today, with our current team members, we have the strength to help you grow in any career direction you want, whether in our stores, distribution centers, manufacturing facilities or our Midwest corporate offices.  It's your future, maybe it starts with Meijer.

Please review the job profile below and apply today!

As a Construction Project Manager supporting Meijer Properties, you will be joining a fast-paced, resourceful team tasked with supporting the development of New Store and Remodel projects. The Construction Project Manager will work closely with Construction Managers, General Contractors, Design Professionals, and other Consultants to administrate projects.

Meijer is a family-owned company committed to enriching the lives in the communities we serve. At Meijer, we believe in doing great work while always taking care of what’s truly important: family. Because for more than 85 years, that’s just the right way of doing things.


What You'll be Doing:

  • Manage multiple simultaneous projects with responsibility for cost management, schedules, and high-quality project turnovers.
  • Lead both internal and external teams that support construction planning and execution.
  • Function as a direct interface with external consultants and developers during planning, pre-construction, construction, and project closeout/punch list phases.
  • Budget, forecast, and track job costs for assigned projects.
  • Communicate weekly progress updates highlighting project issues, including schedule, budget, and risks.
  • Manage the purchase order, change order, and invoicing process with consultants and vendors.
  • Coordination of internal teams to support projects during construction.
  • Collaborative conflict management with an overall understanding of organizational goals.
  • Regulatory compliance which includes SWPPP, safety, and permit requirements.
  • Responsible for project closeout, final reporting, warranty assistance, and compliance with document retention expectations.
  • Document and apply lessons learned to subsequent projects and provide recommendations for program improvement.

What You Bring with You (Qualifications): ?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field preferred.
  • 3-5 years of proven success in project management.
  • Big box and/or supermarket retail experience preferred.
  • Experience with remodeling open stores, site development, and new building ground up construction.
  • Ability to read and comprehend construction drawings and technical specifications.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills are needed.
  • Familiar with commercial construction practices, Project Management software, accounting systems, etc.



Job Type
Full time

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