Architectural Technician Project Manager

Company: Cracker Barrel ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 5 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Oversees the development for site plan test fits for all new store development, coordinates prototypical changes with A/E of record, project manages special capital projects, performs drafting and architectural detailing as needed and manages specifications for capital projects.

  • Works with Real Estate and city government to gather all pertinent information for potential new building sites and prepares preliminary site plans indicating fit of prototypical store and amenities onto building site.
  • Attends internal meetings with core teams gathering information for proposed prototype changes. Evaluates and coordinates changes with A/E and core team assuring that latest changes and addendums are incorporated into the prototype drawings. 
  • Prepares construction details to assist construction project managers during construction of new store builds and for special capital projects. Project manages special capital projects.
  • Develop and maintain front end documents to accompany specifications for bidding purposes and assists in the preparation of bid packages for capital remodel projects.
  • Researches potential building products for new store projects assists in value engineering efforts and maintains product library.

    Job Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree in architecture and a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a project architect / project manager; or equivalent combination or education and experience.
    • Architectural License preferred but not required.
    • Computer skills including Excel & PowerPoint. 
    • Strong AutoCAD skills.
    • Strong site planning capabilities.
    • Excellent written and oral communication including negotiating skills.
    • Thorough knowledge of construction methods, materials, blueprints, and specifications.
    • Specification writing skills.
    • Organizational and prioritizing skills.
    • Strong analytical and decision making skills.