Regional Construction Manager

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Regional Construction Manager

At Welcome Homes we're looking for a Regional Construction Manager to join our team.

Full-time · New York

About the job

Welcome is changing the way people buy homes, and we want you to help build Welcome! We are a fast-growing, venture-backed startup building new homes that are purchased online, customized, and delivered on time at an incredible value.

We are looking for a Regional Construction Manager with single-family residential experience. You will oversee the day-to-day construction operations of our portfolio of Welcome Homes, ensuring the build quality is up to our incredibly high standards. The operations include coordinating the activities of construction projects to warranty fulfillment, coordinating across builders, and ensuring timelines and schedules are met. If you have experience managing construction projects and have tech acumen, we want to hear from you!

What you'll be doing:

  • Oversee general contractors signed up with Welcome in Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York
            • Host kick-off meetings with each general contractor for each build
            • Interpret and explain contracts and technical information to builders during construction
            • Drive contractor accountability and timeline deliverables
  • Coordinate required inspections, etc.
  • Monitor and drive the construction of semi-custom home builds from beginning to end in conjunction with the construction management
            • Visit active jobs twice weekly to ensure general contractors are on schedule and report status
            • Monitor site safety
            • Monitor erosion and settlement best management practices
            • Monitor site cleanliness
            • Complete milestone checklists for each active project
            • Report weekly status and milestone checklist completion to Welcome
            • Communicate RFI’s or field changes to Welcome and relay responses to general contractors
            • Ensure compliance with legal requirements, safety codes, and other state and local regulations
            • Verify contractor draw requests
  • Coordinate ordering and material delivery for each build based on project selections
  • Deliver a home that exceeds the customers’ expectations
  • Lead on-site walkthroughs with customers

What you'll need: 

  • Proven work as a superintendent or construction manager, having overseen in excess of five year’s experience in single-family home builds
  • Proven experience as a manager and operator overseeing and growing a team
  • An understanding of construction methods and technologies and can interpret contracts and technical drawings
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong leadership and collaboration with architects and engineers
  • Experienced-based ability to predict problems and provide solutions in the field
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, client-obsessed, ability to deliver results
  • Excels working in a fast-paced start-up environment - this is nothing like working at a traditional construction firm
  • A technology forward-thinking mindset
  • Reliable transportation to travel to job sites on a daily basis

Every employee receives:

Competitive salary

Stock options

Unlimited vacation policy

Full health benefits

$50/month towards online fitness apps or gym memberships

$1,000/year towards continuing education

1:1 dedicated career development sessions with leadership

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our new Regional Construction Manager? Then we'd love to hear about you!