H-E-B Facility Alliance Partners are leading-edge innovators in facility design, construction, and maintenance. They work hard to make sure facilities and equipment are designed, procured, maintained, and improved to maximize resources and create tailored shopping experiences for our Customers. Our Design team is dedicated to designing and delivering integrated, highly creative, and innovative retail environments crafted to maximize H-E-B's brand commitment.
As a Store Planner, your work will help define physical, digital, and human elements in our Stores and non-retail facilities. With guidance and general direction, you'll develop project documentation to support H-E-B business strategies. You'll interpret program and scope details, integrating them with interior / exterior site design and aesthetic for new Stores, remodels, innovation projects, and office spaces.
Once you're eligible, you'll become an Owner in the company, so we're looking for commitment, hard work, and focus on quality and Customer service. 'Partner-owned' means our most important resources--People--drive the innovation, growth, and success that makes H-E-B The Greatest Retailing Company.
Do you have a:
HEART FOR PEOPLE... willingness to collaborate and facilitate discussions with peers and partners?
HEAD FOR BUSINESS... a flair for selecting / using aesthetically-pleasing, functional design finishes?
PASSION FOR RESULTS... ability to make great design decisions quickly?
We are looking for:
What is the work?
Design / Project Management:
Produces interior design ideas, concepts, and solutions
Reviews store plans with internal teams for scope alignment
Manages a defined information program to create design solutions; develops / maintains design guideline documents
Calculates / prepares square footage calculations and analysis of Store plans
Leverages understanding of codes and regulations (e.g., ADA, sanitation and building, environmental, etc.)
Makes project site visits; resolves design issues for compliance with design intent and construction documents
Researches / provides solid assessment of building materials, textiles, lighting, and appropriate applications
Manages projects / communicates with consultants through construction document phase (including all processing change requests)
Applies branded concepts to create unique, appropriate design environments; applies proper use of graphics, color, form, scale, lighting, and texture, taking schedules / deadlines into consideration
Practices cost conciseness and proactive pursuit of cost savings
Creates highly detailed, complete, accurate, and fully-coordinated construction documents
Facilitates development of project scope, schedule, and budget estimates
Produces manual and electronic presentation drawings
Manages / prepares documentation for hand-off to consultants, including, but not limited to, floor plans, interior sign plans, building and finish details, finish specifications and schedules
What is your background?
Do you have what it takes to be a fit as an H-E-B Store Planner?
Basic understanding of contracts and working with consultants
Understanding of building systems and their coordination / integration in H-E-B facilities, and scheduling, work processes, and protocol
Strong PC skills (AutoCAD, Revit, MS Office, Photoshop, SketchUp)
Strong time-management skills
Strong verbal / written communication skills
Strategic / conceptual thinking skills
Project management skills
Ability to demonstrate proficiency in selection / use of finishes (color, form, scale, texture) that will be aesthetically pleasing and cost effective
Ability to demonstrate skills related to programming, space allocation, planning
Ability to work and create with little supervision (alone or in team / group settings); self-directed
Ability to manage a schedule, deadlines, and multiple priorities and shift focus between projects
Function in a fast-paced, retail, office environment
Travel by car or plane with overnight stays
Work extended hours