Director Of Construction Services in 6051 Verde Trail South at Acts Retirement-Life Communities

Date Posted: 8/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness.

Acts Retirement-Life Communities is currently seeking an experienced Director of Construction Services for the Southeast Region, located in Boca Raton, Florida.

The Director of Construction Services will be responsible for the capital budget development for the real estate (physical plant) needs of each community and work closely with community staff to coordinate the movement of projects through the planning, design, approval, bidding and implementation process. 

Responsibilities include:

  1. Develops and manages annual capital budget projects for each community (regionally) under the real estate department capital budget.
  2. Manages the design development of all assigned capital projects.
  3. Generates bid packages.
  4. Competitively bids construction projects.
  5. Negotiates contracts for construction with outside vendors.
  6. Supervises general construction contractors and sub-contractors.
  7. Supervises architects, engineers and designers.
  8. Coordinates all phases of projects.
  9. Provides specialized support to community Directors of Physical Plant Services or Directors of Building Services as directed by the Real Estate Department.  

Job Requirements

Critical Skills and Knowledge Necessary

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction or equivalent preferred
  • 2 or more years’ experience in commercial construction supervision
  • Management experience in the senior living (CCRC) industry preferred
  • Able to read and understand construction documents, drawings and specifications
  • Excellent computer software skills including MS Word, Excel/spreadsheets, Microsoft Office