D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website at www.drhorton.com for more information.
D.R. Horton, Inc. is currently looking for a Construction Area Manager for their Construction Department. The right candidate will be responsible for supervising all field personnel that are assigned to subdivisions in the area. Update reports and assure quality control in the houses built. Implement all D.R. Horton policies and procedures throughout the entire construction process.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Plan and direct construction activities in the field either directly or through utilizing your Project Managers and Superintendents
Responsible for profitability of the homes being built in their subdivisions and manage all cost by reviewing field purchase orders
Interfacing with public agencies in obtaining all necessary permits and approvals; or work with the Permit Department in obtaining these permits and approvals
Interface with all municipal governing bodies, public utilities and industry associations; or work with the Land Development Department in obtaining these objectives
Total involvement with training, communication and development of Project Managers, Superintendents and field personnel
Oversee field operations, productions times, and insure quality control so that the homes built meet the D.R. Horton standards and are ready for homeowner orientations/occupancy
Set build times on each plan and provide schedules to meet the build times
Ensure that assigned subdivisions meet all safety standards in accordance with OSHA and state regulations
Handle escalated problems with subcontractors
Respond to unsatisfactory survey cards and NRS responses
Ensure that all homes in construction area are constructed to contract, specification and detail
Assure that all work that is invoiced is fully acceptable to D.R. Horton specifications and is 100% complete
- Visit job sites periodically to spot check quality and policy enforcement
Manages a group of 4-25 Superintendents and/or Project Managers within a specified area of construction. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Education and/or Experience
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.
- Must have a vehicle, a valid driver's license, and be willing to travel.
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