Assistant Construction Manager
Position Title: Assistant Construction Manager Department: Construction Services
As a top 10 U.S. homebuilder—and the fastest-growing public builder for three years in a row—we know what it takes to be a market gamechanger, and that includes providing you with all the resources, opportunities and benefits to build a thriving and rewarding career.
Team members enjoy an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with employer match, paid time off and sick leave, plus home and mortgage discounts. We also offer competitive salaries with the potential for discretionary bonuses and/or commission structure (depending on the position).
Our mission of building, financing and insuring A Home For Every Dream™ is only possible with the best talent in the industry. If that’s you—if you’re a self-starter, changemaker and thoughtful collaborator ready to take their career to the next level—then apply today!
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Assistant Construction Manager with all construction activities.
- Assist with direction for all field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget and with quality workmanship that conforms to original plans and specifications.
- Helps to maintain construction schedule, identifies problems and provides solutions, with great emphasis on Cycle Time adherence.
- Orders materials and schedules inspections as necessary throughout the process.
- Assist Project Builder to execute house starts within prescribed budgets, validating work completion prior to vendor payment. Properly negotiate best value when Variance Purchase Orders (VPOs) are required, along with obtaining authorization for reporting manager for any indirect construction expenses required to manage the job site.
- Ensures compliance of development, architectural and engineering plans and specifications.
- Maintains positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers, municipality inspectors, and employees.
- Prepares, schedules, and ensures completion of final punch lists.
- Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately. Ensures job trailers are in compliance with the company's safety standards. Ensures all company employees and contractors are adhering to the company's safety policy.
- Maintains a clean and organized community to include- but not limited to- homes under construction, finished inventory homes, model homes, empty lots, common areas, and construction office.
- Oversees erosion control in conformance with SWPPP regulations.
- Eliant Customer Satisfaction- ensure high levels of satisfaction in Home Delivery, Overall Construction, and Workmanship Material categories, along with both timely home delivery and cleanliness.
- Performs other duties as assigned by Project Builder
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to handle multiple projects and work in a fast-paced environment while remaining calm and positive.
- Ability to effectively work with managers and employees at all levels and develop positive relationships and a productive culture.
- Well-developed interpersonal skills and the ability to get along with diverse personalities.
- Has a "roll-up-your-sleeves" personality and is comfortable working “hands-on.”
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to adapt to changing environments.
- Attention to detail
- Very organized with a systematic approach to achieving accuracy and efficiency
- OSHA 10/30 Construction qualification preferred
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
- Bachelor's degree preferred, but not required: Emphasis in Construction Management preferred, but not required.
- One to three years of experience in project management with production residential homebuilder or multi-family, preferred but not required
- Highly proficient in Microsoft applications (Excel, Word).
- Familiarity with Hyphen Solutions applications (BuildPro/SupplyPro) preferred, but not required.