Director of Construction

Synergy Professionals, Inc. Published: April 19, 2021

Synergy Professionals, Inc.

Synergy Professionals, Inc. is a national construction recruiting firm with offices in Atlanta, GA and Chesapeake, VA. We are devoted exclusively to the construction industry. Synergy Professionals is committed to being the best recruiting service available to our clients and to the candidates we present.

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National restaurant chain owner headquartered in the Atlanta, Georgia area has an urgent need for a Director of Construction.

  • You will be responsible for directing multiple restaurant construction projects throughout the country, but primarily in the Southeast.
  • These projects are primarily capital renovation and remodel projects to ensure the restaurants meet current chain standards. Some are construction of new stores.
  • This position reports directly to the V.P. of Operations.
  • The responsibilities of this position will include:
    • Manage all construction project management activities company wide.
    • Work with the design and development groups to provide cost and constructability input during design and preconstruction.
    • You will be the owner’s representative on multiple restaurant construction projects throughout the country, but primarily in the Southeast.
    • You will train and direct a PM to also perform the owner’s representative duties on approximately ½ of the active projects.
    • Work with Owners, JV Partners, clients, designers, and subcontractors to ensure timely and profitable projects while maintaining excellent relationships with all parties.
    • Ensure project budgets and schedules are maintained through closeout.
  • Approximately 50% travel is required.



  • You must have at least 7 years of construction experience working for a GC, CM, or as an owner’s representative.
  • At least 5 years’ experience as the Project Manager or Director of Construction on restaurant renovation projects.
  • A four year construction degree is required.
  • You must currently live in the Atlanta area or be willing to relocate here.   


  • $90,000 - $120,000/year, depending on experience, plus bonus, and excellent benefits.

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