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United Rentals Manager, Design and Construction (REMOTE in Western US - CA, AZ, UT, NM, OR, or WA) in Stamford, Connecticut

Great company. Great people. Great opportunities.

As a Design & Construction Manager at United Rentals, you will manage the design, planning, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of the company’s buildings and facilities as assigned in accordance with corporate real estate strategy. You will also be responsible for managing regional construction projects within budget guidelines and established timeframes, seeking opportunities for cost reductions and efficiencies.

This is a challenging yet rewarding position. We’ll provide the tools, the technology and the support you need to do the job right. You’ll be proud of your team and the work we all do in providing the equipment that helps safely build our communities.

Responsibilities will also include the following:

  • Develop project scope and for all construction projects in conjunction with field operations, and Regional Real Estate Managers

  • Manage turnkey delivery of new locations from site selection and negotiation through project management and close out

  • Develop timeline to meet occupancy requirements

  • Coordinate, supervise and monitor entitlement and permitting processes to coincide with project scope and management

  • Ensure all construction projects meet URI facility specifications and branding requirements (new construction and remodels)

  • Coordinate all ancillary requirements

  • Ensure appropriate safety equipment and security measures are in place

  • Coordinate, supervise and monitor construction resources and compliance with established timelines, budget, and standard specifications

  • Manage project cost, negotiate vendor bids and review vendor invoices for accuracy and compliance with budget and payment approval process

  • Ensure compliance with agreed upon building and development specifications

Job Requirements:

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or related field (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

  • 5-7 years related experience in commercial construction, managing projects

  • Experience working on construction in an industrial/commercial environment for a company with an aggressive growth strategy

  • Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills.

  • Microsoft Office (Project, Word, Excel); AutoCAD

  • Timberline, Marathon or related software preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of design and construction techniques, and the ability to analyze and evaluate construction bids

At United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company, we believe that it takes great employees to build a great organization – and we’re passionate about helping our people grow professionally and embrace teamwork in everything they do. Our culture is based on our corporate values and centers on mutual respect, job satisfaction, diversity and a shared responsibility to build a better future.

What's in it for you?

U.S. Full Time roles : Best in class benefits offering includes medical, dental, vision, flex spending and health savings accounts; 401(k) retirement with company match; life and disability insurance; and paid time off including sick, vacation, holidays, and paid parental leave. Comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

U.S. Non-Full Time roles: Benefits offering includes 401(k) retirement with company match; paid time off including sick, vacation and holidays; and comprehensive training and development and career growth opportunities.

Canada: Best in class benefits package which includes medical, dental & vision, RRSP/DPSP*, paid time off, comprehensive training and development, and career growth opportunities.

*Offered for full time roles, non-full time eligibility in select provinces.

United Rentals, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.