Warehouse Construction Manager
Posted on: June 12, 2021
The Wayfair Design Engineering
team is responsible for all aspects of design, pre-construction and
scoping of Wayfair fulfillment centers and home delivery
operations. As the leader of the Construction design team you
will consider incorporation of layouts and designs and how they
impact the key pillars of People, Safety, Storage, Cost, Throughput
and Flow. The construction design leads primary function is
the design of yards, buildings, employee amenities, storage and
fire suppression safety. The collective team will own generating
requirements for real estate and implementation teams to execute
across the global supply chain.
What Youll Do
the overall design of Wayfair buildings working with national AE
- Provides project management support for new
construction and existing facilities by interfacing between key
team membersexternal and internal.
and communicate weekly project schedule updates to all teams and
key stakeholders. Review and address plan details, resolve issues
before they result in either financial or schedule impacts to the
- Conduct punch list walk-throughs and project
acceptance as required. Maintain continual open communication with
Wayfair teams and all vendor and subcontracting
- Assist in the development and maintenance of
Wayfair building and fit-up specifications for consistent execution
of new projects.
- Create and manage project schedules, and
communicate schedule status, critical path, and key
- Create and manage project budgets, and provide
budget status as required.
- Manage other projects outside of construction
as needed, including racking installations, and other ad hoc
- Practices safe work procedures, and follows all
safety rules at all times including managing safety expectations of
- Administrative work in support of project
- Travel required
What Youll Need
- Education Bachelors degree with an
emphasis in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or
General Engineering, or Bachelors Degree and 10 Years of hands-on
field work or equivalent military
- Experience 7 years of experience and/or
equivalent combination of education and experience. 3 years of
hands on project management experience or engineering field work in
an automated environment.
- Detail oriented, with strong analytical and
organizational skills, who is also highly results oriented and
- Ability to effectively communicate with
business partners both local and remote having excellent
communication skills the ability to handle multiple competing
priorities and a strong customer
- Excellent time management and multitasking
- Ability to identify critical paths and execute
(these may change weekly)
- Communication and involvement with senior
management both internally and
- Ability to work independently, pivot and
prioritize in a fast paced environment.
About Wayfair Inc.
Wayfair is one of the worlds largest online destinations for the
home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or
Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, were
reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our
commitment to industry-leading technology and creative
problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the
most rewarding work of your career. If youre looking for rapid
growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then youll find
that amazing career opportunities are knocking.
No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home.
Were a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who
celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives
make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We
value and rely on the collective voices of our employees,
customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a
better Wayfair and world for all. Every voice, every perspective
matters. Thats why were proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity,
ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age,
citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity,
gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.
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