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7-Eleven Sr Manager, Electric Vehicles - Preconstruction & Engineering in Irving, Texas

Overview

▶ Who we are

Imagine working in a place wherecontinuous improvementandinnovationis celebrated and rewarded; where fast-paced, high-impact teams come together to positively drive results for one of the largest & most iconic brands in the world.

As the only rapidly growing retailer, you may know us as your friendly neighborhood store. You probably know our familiar name, have seen our pervasive logo, and have tried our highly sought-after products, such as Slurpee® and Big Bite®. “Brain Freeze” is a 7-Eleven registered trademark for our 53-year old Slurpee® and with over 71,100 stores globally (more than any other retailer or food service provider), we sell over 14 million a month.

But there’s a lot more to our story and much more left to be written. We are transforming our business, ensuring we are customer obsessed and digitally enabled to seamlessly link our brick and mortar stores with digital products and services.

At 7-Eleven theentrepreneurial spiritis in our DNA and has been ever since our inception 90+ years ago. It’s what drove us to invent the convenience industry in 1927 by envisioning how a simple ice dock could provide household staples such as milk and eggs tobetter serve the needs of our customers.

Today we areredefining convenience and the customer experiencein big ways...we are fundamentally changing our culture and we want talented, innovative, customer obsessed, and entrepreneurial people like you tocome make history with us.

▶ How we lead

At 7-Eleven we are guided by ourLeadership Principles.

  • Be Customer Obsessed

  • Be Courageous with Your Point of View

  • Challenge the Status Quo

  • Act Like an Entrepreneur

  • Have an “It Can Be Done” Attitude

  • Do the Right Thing

  • Be Accountable

    Each principle has a defined set of behaviors which help guide the 7-Eleven team to Serve Customers and Support Stores.

    ▶ About This Opportunity

    This position is responsible for managing a team that develops, plans, engineers and constructs EV Infrastructure across the US & Canada. This individual must have the ability to develop new processes as this is a new team being built.

    This position can be remote.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing a team of managers that are responsible for different geographical areas across the United States & Canada.

  • Responsible for being and leading subject matter experts for EV infrastructure installation: including utility and electrical requirements, site layouts and EV Construction management

  • Leads team that serves as EV Technical experts for 7-Eleven Construction Managers across the US & Canada.

  • Responsible for managing architects, engineers and contractors to plan and execute select EV Construction projects. This includes but is not limited to contract negotiation, contract management and all project management of projects.

  • Sets up communication meetings as necessary to stay on time and schedule resulting in high quality projects.

  • Responsible for developing projects with electric vehicle chargers with and without batteries, solar or other nonelectric grid solutions.

  • Coordinate with utilities, vendors, landlords, operations as appropriate throughout project.

  • Manages relationships with utility, vendor partners and operations that are part of EV installation Projects.

  • Working closely with multiple teams in 7-Eleven, Development, Property Management, Operations, Construction, Engineering & Facilities.

  • Evaluate 7-Eleven sites for EV Chargers to ensure enough space, proper placement and most cost-effective project.

  • Evaluate EV Charger site feasibility based on site constraints.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's/4 Year Degree

  • 10+ years experience in construction project management, preferably with electrical and/or civil infrastructure

  • 5+ years Electric Vehicle Experience

  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings

  • High standards and uphold 7-Eleven leadership principles

  • Ability to travel with little to no notice; must have valid driver’s license, auto insurance and safe driving record

  • Proven ability to converse with and persuade stakeholders at all levels of management

  • Leader who can manage, coach and teach others but also capable of working independently

  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft Office suite of applications and thorough working knowledge of database concepts and common applications.

  • Strong project management, facilitation, and negotiation skills.

  • Construction Management Skills

  • Willingness to Travel: 50-70% Travel Required

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Job LocationsUS-TX-Irving

Posted Date6 days ago(6/10/2021 10:38 AM)

ID 2021-143376

Function Energy & Electric Vehicles

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