24 days old

Senior Manager, Corporate Real Estate

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Location: DFW Headquarters Building 8 (DFW-SV08) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 33827 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

Seeking a person with strong leadership attributes to oversee and manage the design and construction of corporate facilities at the Fort Worth based campus.  This person will also be assisting in managing and overseeing the hospitality complex already underway on the campus.   The position is responsible for space planning across all campus properties.

What you'll do
  • Responsible for the Space planning and space management for a 3 million sf corporate campus including the management of the space planning data base
  • Development of project scope and/or definition documents
  • Proactively works with  all internal departments and external Stakeholders to establish project program
  • Development and management of tactical and strategic facility plans
  • Assist in selection of leased real estate as needed
  • Preparation and management of procurement process for projects
  • Development and management of internal funding documents and consultant and contractor contracts
  • Development and management of project estimates, budgets and schedules, including construction phases
  • Oversee development of design and construction documents
  • Oversee furniture selections and specifications
  • Responsible for the technical direction of project architects, engineers and consultants involved in assigned projects to ensure that all program requirements are meet within budget and time constraints
  • Oversee construction
  • Provide written and verbal project status reports
  • Represent the best interest of the company at public meetings regarding departmental affairs
  • Manage direct reports
  • Limited travel is expected.
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • A bachelor’s degree in architecture, interior design or construction management is required; along with over 10 years of demonstrated experience in design, planning, development and management of facility construction projects including master plan projects.  

  • Prior experience in construction and facilities development is required; must have a working knowledge of architectural and engineering construction documents, contracts, and commercial real estate.

  • Candidate should be a licensed architect or Interior Designer in the state of Texas.

  • TSA Regulations require a fingerprint-based criminal history records check.


Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Must be a strategic thinker; understand the business need for each project and make ongoing decisions based on the best results for the company.
  • Consistently able to anticipate upcoming problems and thereby avoid them to preserve the project’s intent, schedule, and budget.
  • Capable of handling large and complex projects requiring multi-phasing and/or fast tracking. 
  • Must be able to work with diverse user groups; have above-average oral and written communication skills and the ability to successfully manage direct reports.
What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 33827 


Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-11-17

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