The Assistant Program Manager is responsible for items related to the Architecture and Design of either the RaceTrac or RaceWay divisions. This individual manages and analyzes construction documents, ensuring that designs conform to prototype standards
• Reviews and analyzes construction plans and documents to ensure all designs conform to prototype standards and guidelines. • Coordinates with internal clients/consultants to provide design documents to the Engineering, Store Planning, Marking and Operations departments for submittal to local jurisdictions. • Manages the design and rollout of new store construction as well as existing store remodels and retrofits as needed. • Manages external vendor relationships in areas such as Architecture and Engineering. • Prioritizes and responds to requests, problems, or questions that arise during the engineering or construction phase of a project. • Provides recommendations and assistance in the design and rollout of store remodels and new construction to the Program Manager and other internal stakeholders. • Creates design packages for local jurisdiction submittals, not limited to but including renderings and sample boards. • Communicates all necessary information to the Engineering and Construction departments to ensure accurate and up-to-date information is communicated throughout the project lifecycle. • Attends site visits, pre-bid meetings, punch walks, and etc., as necessary, and provides feedback to the appropriate internal and external consultants when needed. • Supports the Program Manager.
• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Construction, Architecture, or related field preferred • 3+ years Construction or Engineering experience in a retail environment preferred • Previous managerial experience preferred • Experience using AutoCad preferred • Proficient with MS Office Suite preferred
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, family-owned RaceTrac has been serving guests since 1934 and now operates more than 450 convenience store locations in Georgia, Florida, Louisiana and Texas. While operating under its mission of making people’s lives simpler and more enjoyable, many RaceTrac stores feature Swirl World frozen desserts, an expanded coffee bar, seating areas and free Wi-Fi. The company has been named a top workplace across the four states in which it operates, and has been recognized on Forbes list of largest private companies every year since 1998. In 2014, Convenience Store Decisions named RaceTrac as its “Chain of the Year.” For more information, visit RaceTrac on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Web and LinkedIn.