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Construction Manager

Freebirds World Burrito
Austin, TX
  • Expired: January 31, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Construction Manager position will oversee all onsite day-to-day Restaurant construction related activities and projects and will ensure that all Restaurants are constructed in accordance with the approved construction drawings, on time and within budget. He/she is responsible to apply effective management techniques to the planning, design and construction phases of a new Restaurant project from inception to completion for the purpose of controlling cost, time & quality. He/she is expected to utilize management systems to promote the successful execution and completion of all capital projects via the utilization of systems and processes that promote effective coordination and communication between all parties.


  • Oversee total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule. Includes interfacing with Landlords, city officials and subcontractors
  • Coordinate assigned work with trades, company departments, or other contractors.
  • Responsible for development of proposed Master Schedule (including milestone events)

  • Routine field reporting in the form of visit Observation Reports
  • Review & approve all site, building & equipment shop drawings and submittals
  • Track, review and respond to all Contractor & Equipment Vendor "Requests for Information"
  • Recommend approval of pay applications
  • Successfully complete Restaurant "Turnover" to New Restaurant Opening team (operational testing & set-up), GM and Facilities
  • Address any safety violations or other deficiencies.
  • Maintain & track all Restaurant warranty repairs
  • Perform 11 month warranty walk with restaurant operations and facilities team
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Advanced understanding of construction scheduling, cost control and ability to control and supervise large groups is essential.
  • 60% Travel (sometimes more depending on construction activities)
  • Microsoft Proficient with a focus on Word, Excel, Microsoft Project and PowerPoint
  • 2 to 5 years Restaurant Construction related experience
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Display's superior analytical and communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Has excellent interpersonal skills
  • Is professional in manner
  • Pays close attention to details
  • Able to prioritize duties & tasks with a sense of urgency
  • Deadline oriented and completes tasks, assignments or projects in a timely manner
  • Bachelor's degree preferred in related field (Construction, Architecture or Engineering)

Why work for Freebirds?
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • HSA with $1000 Match per year
  • PTO + 10 company paid holidays + 4 floating holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K Eligible after 3 months
  • FSA & Pet Insurance Options
  • Free Access to company Gym
  • Ticket, event, and gym partnership discounts
  • Free Burritos!!!


Working at Freebirds is about more than serving great food. It's an inclusive place, where our Tribe and guests come first. Today, we have over 60 restaurants in Texas and are 1400 employees strong. We have rapid growth ahead and plan to double in size by 2025. Together, we work towards our Vision, which is to be the largest, most loved burrito brand in Texas. We hire for our Values: Teamwork, Relentlessness, Integrity, Best in Class, and Empowerment. And every day we work towards our Mission to deliver Craveable Food and It's Your World Service to every guest as one Tribe.

Our Mission, Vision, and Values:
  • Mission: To deliver Craveable food and It's Your World service to every guest as One Tribe.
  • Vision: To be the largest, most loved burrito brand in Texas.
  • Values: Teamwork, Relentlessness, Integrity, Best in Class, Empowerment "TRIBE."

As part of the interview process, Freebirds requires reference checks from previous supervisors.

Freebirds World Burrito


Austin, TX
78717 USA



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