Project Manager

South Carolina Homebuilding Career Opportunities

The position of Project Manager is an integral part of the Construction Team and will be involved in numerous facets of the Construction Department to keep production running seamlessly.  

This position is a key point of contact for Sales, our Trades, and our Accounting Department.  This position will report directly to the Area Construction Manager.  


Responsibilities:

  • Set and Update schedules daily
  • Controlling Variances in the field
  • Process VPO requests from the field 
  • Process change orders requested by sales
  • Weekly Meetings with Community team (Sales and P & E Agent)
  • Maintaining appearance of the neighborhood
  • Building relationships with subcontractors and vendors, customers and your team


Requirements:

  • Knowledgeable about the residential construction industry including construction cost, materials, products, methods and procedures.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the trades, vendors and equipment needed to complete the job, plus the ability to identify potential opportunities for improvement.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with blueprints, construction drawings and addendums is required.
  • Experience with doing and verifying takeoffs and unit cost-based purchasing
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize several tasks without compromising quality of work or project deadlines.
  • Proven organization skills in a high paced work environment.
  • Must be able to use word processing, e-mail, spreadsheets, database software, creation of reports and database maintenance.
  • Ability to review, analyze and interpret information as well as trouble-shoot to solve problems. 


Qualifications:

  • Local candidates with familiarity of Charleston area preferred
  • 2-4 year degree in Construction or Management is preferred, but not a must
  • Prior experience in the homebuilding industry is preferred, either with a homebuilder or a Trade/Supplier