Land Development Manager

Ocean View, DE

Job Summary: Work directly with Senior Vice President & Director of Site Construction to effectively and efficiently manage the entitlement, engineering & development of company-owned property to achieve business plans and financial objectives and deliver lots on time and within budget.

Primary Responsibilities:

Entitlement, Engineering & Estimating:
• Assist with project feasibility studies
• Achieve timely planning approvals of rezonings, Preliminary Plats, Final Plats, Engineering Plans, Landscape Plans, Utility Plans, etc.
• Initiate, manage and execute land development and planning approval schedules.
• Continually maintain awareness of and challenge engineering and planning standards.
• Manage team of Consultants for the timely completion of all deliverables.
• Oversee and review engineering and landscape design to meet schedules and achieve most timely/cost effective and customer friendly construction techniques & designs.
• Review overall earthwork strategies to minimize costs and avoid import/export of material.
• Pursue alternative design standards.
• Process subdivision, utility, and pre-servicing agreements.
• Ensure quality bidding/contracts/budgets
• Obtain approval of subdivision, development and reimbursement agreements.
• Obtain permits required for development (clearing, grading, encroachment, etc.).
• Prepare trade specific scopes of work and bid packages.
• Coordinate with dry utility companies for plan preparation, service agreements, and easement dedications.
• Schedule and attend all pre-construction and on-site progress meetings.
• Assist with the preparation of all land development budgets for all projects
• Assist the negotiation of contractor agreements, pricing, terms, etc.

Land Development:
• Assist in the management of land development budgets.
• Manage & update project schedules weekly.
• Ensure all projects stay within budget and on schedule
• Assist in the management of day-to-day site development activities on assigned projects.
• Inspect improvements to ensure compliance with plans and all agency requirements.
• Ensure efficient and seamless operations between CMFC and Builder Partners
• Support Company and department goals and objectives
• Sureties (Bonds & LOC) management, generation and release

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