Job Details
National Harbor - National Harbor, MD

Peterson Companies

As one of the region’s largest privately-owned real estate developers, Peterson Companies has been consistently delivering some of the area’s most exciting destinations for more than 50 years. With a portfolio that includes National Harbor, Downtown Silver Spring, Fair Lakes, and Fairfax Corner, we continually strive to enhance the local community. We develop vibrant properties, and entire neighborhoods, that bring people together.



Who You Are:

You enjoy working for a company that has an active culture with awesome perks that foster work life balance. You are passionate about delivering world class customer service and fostering an environment of respect and inclusivity. You enjoy engaging with a team to deliver results and meet deadlines. You approach challenges with a positive attitude and tactful communication.



What You Bring:

  • Ability to read civil engineering plans, sub division/easement plats, understands geotechnical analysis and subsurface reporting; architectural drawings, landscape design and implementation
  • Understands land planning and civil engineering design.
  • General knowledge of various legal documents for project development
  • At least five (5) years of new site development experience with a minimum of two (2) years of project management experience and high level of understanding of utility construction.
  • Strong reporting, negotiating, problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and work within deadlines;
  • High levels of integrity, work ethic and dependability.



Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage site contractors to ensure timely delivery of finished lots/ pad sites and infrastructure construction.
  • Inspect sites daily for cleanliness, organization and any potential hazards or delays.
  • Maintain relationships with local/area municipality inspectors (Various Governmental Agencies , Water & Sewer Authorities, Erosion & Sediment Control).
  • Coordinate with local dry utility (Power, Gas, Phone, Cable) representatives and entities for installation/relocation etc.
  • Responsible for Governmental approvals, site acceptance and all site bond release activities.
  • Daily Landscape Maintenance activities for site attractiveness to customers (i.e. grass cut, clean looking site).
  • Works with Supervisor on maintaining project budgets.
  • Create project schedules.
  • Assists in managing engineering design, sub-division process, permitting for commercial and residential development projects at National Harbor in Prince George’s County, Maryland.
  • Meets with various county officials during plan and permit approval process.
  • Manages procurement and contracting for site development projects.
  • Manages day to day activities of site development work.
  • Coordinates dry utility processes for various development projects.
  • Coordinates and meets with various state and local inspectors on development projects.
  • Point of contact for builder activities including pad delivery through occupancy permitting.
  • Assists with budget and development of various event planning space at National Harbor.
  • Coordinates with Bond Manager on bonding requirements and completes bond release process upon completion of project.



Peterson Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, genetic information, marital status, or any other basis protected by law.