Job Details
AZ-Corporate Office - Tempe, AZ
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree

The Regional Director of Construction is responsible for overseeing and managing construction projects for PlayCore’s WEST Coast Surfacing Division. This is a very fast paced environment with multiple projects running simultaneously. An average of 30-35 projects are installed per month during the businesses heavier months (June thru October).


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Oversees construction schedule for WEST Coast operations, assists with Project Management and efficiencies
  2. Heavily involved in project scheduling, logistics, dispatching crews
  3. Accountable for monthly budgets and goals
  4. Reports progress to management on a consistent basis – via reports and scheduled meetings.
  5. Maintains close relationships with company’s existing installers and subcontractors
  6. Develops subcontractor relationships, assures enough sub partnerships to supplement company crews and meet scheduling demands.
  7. Must have the ability to work with construction crews
  8. Constantly communicating with customers regarding projects specifics, change orders, warranties, etc.
  9. Works closely with project managers to ensure that schedule is adhered to.
  10. Works closely with sales team and estimator(s) regarding current and/or upcoming projects as well as scope and budgets.
  11. Assures budgeted and installed margins are following corporate objectives
  12. Holds team accountable for proper installation methods of all product offerings
  13. Other duties may be assigned by Manager or Supervisor

Competencies (check all that apply)

☒         Analytical Decision-Making

☒         Communication

☒         Learning & Development

☒         Planning & Organizing

☒         Professionalism & Integrity

☒         Financial Management

☒         Risk-Taking/Creative Thinking

☒         Teamwork & Relationship-Building

☒         Results Orientation

         Managing Others

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent experience in field.
  • 5+ years of experience project management, preferably in the construction industry. Specifically within playground surfacing, recreation, sports flooring and/or flat work


Travel is required to the different surfacing divisions for the purpose of evaluating, assisting and implementing better business practices. Regional Director of Construction should expect to travel on a monthly basis, for a few days at a time. 15-25%. Most time will be spent in California

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as contracts, construction plans, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Must have the ability to write routine reports and correspondence as well as be able to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

Reasoning Ability

Must have the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Computer Skills

Demonstrated proficiency with MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access

Other Requirements

  • Experience with Project Management software
  • Experience working with General Contractors, Subcontractors
  • Experience in Construction Industry

Other Skills 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the administrative duties of this job, the employee will frequently walk and sit; use hands and fingers, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or listen.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

While out on a jobsite, employee must be able to be outside for extended periods of time. Have the ability to stand, kneel and bend down

The employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Use of PPE required where applicable                                                                                                                                               

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet, except in the manufacturing environment where PPE may be required.


PlayCore is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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