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Land & Facilities Development Project Manager

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Sep 1, 2022


Job Description


Job Overview

Under direction of the Land and Facilities Development Manager, plans, programs and implements all commercial development projects to support the Airport’s Strategic Plan and Land Use Plan. Plans, defines and coordinates the multiple aspects of new program initiatives for the Commercial Development Department related to the development of leasing opportunities, retail/mixed-use development, industrial/warehouse/cargo, hospitality and other Airport Commercial Development projects. Coordinates, develops and implements feasibility studies, planning, and development programs for the Airport’s real property; performs several aspects of real property planning and development. Uses project management principles and practices to oversee and coordinate the plans, approvals and construction of Airport Infrastructure and Tenant projects on-Airport.  Provides documentation as required for administration and execution of each project (i.e. CIP funding documents, Official Board Actions, Work Authorizations, etc.).


What you will be doing:

  • .Assists the Land and Facilities Development Manager in the commercial development of real property.
  • Coordinates multiple aspects of land development, including market studies, planning and engineering consultants for infrastructure and site development, and execution of construction-related activities.
  • Performs financial analyses of development opportunities including cost/benefit analysis of Airport’s investment to secure funding.
  • Performs review of design documents for Airport Improvements and Infrastructure investments as well as Permit documents for Tenant Improvements.
  • Performs review of cost estimates for Airport Improvements and Infrastructure investments
  • Coordinates Commercial Development projects through other Airport departments’ processes for compliance.


What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, real estate, construction management or related field.
  • Five (5) years of experience in real estate development, construction/program management, or property management.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver’s license.


What we desire:

  • Knowledge of business practices, procedures and terminology as they relate to real property planning, development (design and construction), sales and leasing.
  • Knowledge of the statutes and ordinances governing the development, acquisition, lease, sale and management of real property.
  • Knowledge of construction management principles, contracting, and payment processes


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose


Job Info

Job ID# 1006516

Sep 1, 2022

United States