Area Construction Manager

Area Construction Manager

Houston, TX

 

Primary Responsibilities Summary:  The Area Manager is the front-line support manager for day-to-day construction activities, monitors the onsite builder’s activities/schedules to ensure things go as planned, and foresee and address issues that will negatively impact the construction schedule/budget before they occur.  The ACM plays a key role in developing, implementing, and enforcing company policies, values, and procedures with the construction team.

What You’ll Do: 

  • Communicate with builders daily to record activities or pending issues.
  • Walk houses bi-weekly and validate construction reporting and schedules.
  • Meet with every builder every week to work/adjust construction schedules.
  • Monitor job starts and closing schedules and make sure the construction team is prepared.
  • Oversee the change order process from start to finish and compel the process to its completion.
  • Validate that homes are being built according to plans and specs.
  • Monitor job sites for safety and report any issues to the supervisor.
  • Monitor material management and coordinate with purchasing to minimize EPO’s or Credits.
  • Monitor job site security from a loss prevention perspective.
  • Ensure job sites are clean and safe at all times and report any issues.
  • Monitor quality checklist to make sure they are being adhered to and are being reported.
  • Support onsite builders with regard to managing distributed sites (Covering for an inspection, Etc.).
  • Initial point of contact for escalated customer service issues related to construction.
  • Drive value-engineering efforts to ensure the most cost-effective product and provide recommendations to reduce costs and work.
  • Monitor areas in the home vulnerable to water penetration and ensure properly constructed.
  • Stay current with municipality codes and report any changes.
  • Monitor relationships with trade partners and report any issues that arise.
  • Assist in creating and implementing processes and procedures to continually improve Quality, Cycle time and Cost.

 

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or four to six years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience managing a minimum of 4 superintendents or project managers in residential construction.
  • Leadership Experience; Coaching, evaluating, and supervising a team of superintendents.
  • BuildPro a plus (not required).
  • Must have a vehicle, a valid driver’s license, and be willing to travel.

 

 

For more information, please email Maria Hamilton

at mhamilton@riogrp.com and include your resume

To apply for this job email your details to mhamilton@riogrp.com

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