Are you an experienced Residential Construction Project Manager looking for a company who believes in investing in its people? Are you searching for a team you can be proud to be a part of? Do you thrive in a customer service role? Are you a strong leader who has the drive to meet deadlines and ensure team success?

About our company:

Better Builders is a well-established, successful, and solid residential Design/Build company in the West Seattle neighborhood. We are a close-knit team, who are authentic, supportive, accountable, friendly, results-oriented, talented, and highly skilled. Learn more about our company on our website: https://betterbuilders.com.

Our core values: Integrity, Teamwork, and The Golden Rule

About the position:

Our idealJunior or Mid-Level Project Manager candidate would share our values and have experience in Carpentry, Remodeling, and Home Building Project Management.

The Project Manager is responsible for overseeing multiple projects with the assistance of Carpenters. The Project Manager must be experienced and knowledgeable in all phases of production from foundations to trim-out. This role is to keep daily efforts of all involved on-task, on-time, on-budget, and most importantly safe while striving to exceed client expectations.

Job duties include:

  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs and work on ladders up to 30 feet off the ground and roofs up to 50 feet off the ground
  • Interpret, understand and follow construction drawings to ensure successful completion of the project
  • Responsible for the day to day operations on the job site and written daily updates on the jobs via Builder Trendapplication
  • Discuss any conflict between plans and site conditions to the Production Manager
  • Review production schedule and keep job on-track and on-time
  • Verify correct selections are being installed or applied
  • Coordinate inspections and effectively communicate results
  • Follow company SOPs with consistent, timely and accurate submission of required administrative paperwork

Customer Satisfaction Responsibilities:

  • Conduct pre-construction conferences involving the clients, salesperson and Production Manager
  • Daily communication with the client about schedule, cleanliness, changes and any other concerns
  • Ensure job site is hazard-free and clean at all times
  • Get answers to clients’ questions and concerns in a timely manner

Job Site Supervision:

  • Set aside planning time for reviewing all job plans, documents, and checklists prior to starting construction
  • Building to the intent of the drawings and getting any clarifications or missing information as needed
  • Conduct project site inspections
  • Create and maintain a project schedule designed to complete the job on budget and on schedule, notifying the Production Manager if this cannot be accomplished
  • Complete evaluations, accident reports and other reports necessary for the accurate and organized operation of the company
  • Develop and maintaining a safety manual and program ensuring the safe operation of all production personnel and equipment including reporting safety violations of personnel and sub-contractors
  • Conduct production and safety meetings

Qualifications and Skills

  • Fluency in reading, writing and speaking English
  • Excellent and creative written and oral communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills
  • Proficient use of laptop computer and Microsoft and Google applications for daily job and administrative tasks
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to work independently
  • Positive attitude and self-motivating
  • Ability to easily comprehend and communicate verbal instructions
  • Ability to think on your feet and problem solve

Benefits

  • Accrued 2 weeks paid vacation, approximately 9 holidays, accrued sick leave
  • Medical insurance with 75% of premiums paid by Better Builders
  • Additional discounted life/disability/accident insurance available
  • Profit-sharing
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Company shirts

We have a formal recruiting process and have a relationship with Zephyr Recruiting LLC, whom we use for the screening and hiring process. If you are selected for the next step you will get instructions on what those are within 3 days of your submission. Everyone will be contacted.

Better Builders LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Better Builders LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

Experience:

Project Management: 1 year (Required)

Residential Construction: 1 year (Required)

License:

  • Certificate of Insurance (Required)
  • Driver’s License (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • One location
  • Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Professional development assistance

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