Assistant Builder

Construction - Site Charlotte, North Carolina


Charlotte, NC area



Employment Type:

Full-Time / Permanent

About Us

Mattamy Homes is the largest privately owned homebuilder in North America, with an over 41-year history of operations across the United States and Canada. Every year, Mattamy helps more than 8,000 families realize their dream of home ownership. In the U.S., Mattamy is represented in 11 markets – Charlotte, Dallas, Jacksonville, Naples, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh, Sarasota, Southeast Florida, Tampa, and Tucson.

Mattamy’s Mission:  To Provide The Best Homeowner Experience

Mattamy’s Core Values:  Teamwork, Commitment, and Community

Company Culture:  At Mattamy Homes the environment is engaging, exciting, rewarding, friendly and team oriented.  As employees of Mattamy, we truly believe in and are committed to the organization and have a passion for what we do, while continually striving to provide The Best Homeowner Experience.


The Assistant Builder provides assistance to the Builder in overseeing timely construction of each home, within budget and to company quality standards.  This entry-level building management position plays an important role in producing QA - ready homes by coordinating various complex aspects of the construction process, in an efficient, safe manner through effective assistant management of trades, suppliers and staff.  Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Assists Builder in managing day to day construction activities of assigned homes from start to close, up to and including, 30-day warranty service request signoff
  • Assumes shared responsibility for each home meeting all standards, including on-time QA ready
  • Walks all homes twice daily to ensure imperfections are noted and all homebuyers’ options and extras are completed
  • Conducts detailed frame check on each unit prior to drywall, in accordance with Mattamy policy and procedures, and follows up to ensure timely completion of any items noted
  • Assists Builder in supervising on-site construction staff including subcontractors, inspectors and suppliers by inspecting all work during construction to ensure compliance with plans and specifications and resolving construction problems
  • Attends regular staff meetings and may substitute for the Builder at such meetings
  • When attending meetings, comes prepared to discuss safety, quality, production timelines, costs and other issues as determined by Builder
  • Assists the Builder in several responsibilities including, ordering materials, scheduling municipal inspections, attending building inspections, enforcing lumber management program and managing the production schedule
  • May be tasked with providing material counts for purchasing team
  • May be asked to assist with scheduling material orders, verifying accuracy of material delivery, providing adjustments when required
  • Help manage loss prevention through locking of homes daily
  • Participate in jobsite safety management by logging infractions


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in homebuilding industry in absence of post-secondary education.
  • Good technical understanding of homebuilding
  • Basic understanding of Building Codes and regulations
  • Ability and experience in recognizing and solving problems, taking initiative in seeking direction from direct supervisor when uncertain
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good organizational skills and experience using basic tools such as to-do lists, day timer, logbook, daily follow up etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required, both oral and written
  • Willing to take responsibility and be held accountable for results

Why Mattamy

When you’re part of the Mattamy family, your day to day work has an incredible impact. Everyone on our team contributes to the unique Mattamy Way of helping our customers transform their home ownership dreams into reality all while providing The Best Homeowner Experience. What we do takes teamwork, and like family, everyone pulls together to give our very best. With a focus on continued growth and industry leadership, exciting career possibilities are waiting for you at Mattamy.

Based on the culture we pride ourselves on, we’ve received external recognition as well:

  • Best Places to Work in Raleigh for 2021
  • Best Places to Work in Orlando for 2021, 2018, 2016 & 2013
  • Best Places to Work in Tampa Bay for 2019 & 2020
  • Best Places to Work in Charlotte for 2018 and 2017
  • Best Places to Work in Jacksonville for 2016 & 2015 

At Mattamy Homes, we’re passionate about creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone can do their best work. Diversity and inclusion are important aspects of the work we do to support our homebuyers, colleagues and communities. We offer a progressive environment where you can experience exciting possibilities in your career including continuous learning and an opportunity for growth. Our competitive compensation and full-time employee benefits package includes:

  • 3 weeks of Company Paid Vacation + 3 weeks of Company Time Off and Sick Time
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Short/Long Term Disability
  • Flex Spending, 401K with Company Matching and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Entertainment Discounts, Employee Home Ownership Program and Company-wide Volunteer Program

We have big plans for our business and our team. Be part of our ambitious future!

Mattamy Homes is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, citizenship, religion, sex, national origin, disability or with respect to any other status protected under federal, state, and local laws or ordinances. Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to all persons.

Qualified applicants will be contacted directly by the Talent Acquisition team.