Our company’s mission is to be America’s leading private homebuilder. We are focused on delivering to our customers the home and features that they uniquely desire with the craftsmanship, durability and a long standing reputation that's uniquely Drees.
Drees Homes, family-owned and operated for 90 years, is ranked as the thirtieth largest home builder in the country by BUILDER media brand as well as the twelfth largest privately-owned home builder in the country.
Drees has been recognized with many prestigious industry honors, including the home building industry’s equivalent of the Triple Crown, winning all three major industry awards: America's Best Builder, National Housing Quality Award and National Builder of the Year.
Headquartered in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky, Drees operates in Northern Kentucky; Cincinnati and Cleveland, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Jacksonville, FL; Nashville, TN; Raleigh, NC; Washington D.C./Maryland/Virginia ; Austin, Houston, and Dallas, TX. The company operates as “Drees Custom Homes” in Texas.
BUILD YOUR CAREER WITH DREES HOMES!
CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT TRAINEE- BUILDER TRAINEE POSITION!
If you’re interested in building a career with an established leader in the homebuilding industry, this could be the opportunity you have been looking for. We are seeking candidates for the position of Builder Trainee for our Cleveland area residential operations.
The objective of this position will be to assist an experienced Builder / Superintendent on the job in subdivisions of high volume or in multiple subdivision locations as part of a structured training program to become a Builder.
The Builder Trainee Program is designed to train, prepare and develop Trainees for future Builder positions within the organization. The expectation is to expose these individuals to every facet of the construction process from customer plan signing through the first year's warranty program. Training will be in the form of shadowing, classroom and on the job training through a formalized program consisting of 9 modules.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee the progress and quality of all jobs under construction
Set and maintain high standards of performance by subcontractors and suppliers
Control costs by managing material usage
Be proactive in answering customer questions about the building process
Take an active part in subdivision and model maintenance
Comply with OSHA regulations and other safety requirements
Create framing, mechanical and insulation punch lists
Utilize internal software/systems to show progress of job completion
Other duties as necessary
Knowledge and Skills:
Must have the aptitude to assist with scheduling, cost control and quality control
Capable of holding subcontractors accountable for their work
Possess a positive attitude, be self-motivated with a high energy level
Strong work ethic and eager to learn
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills when dealing with both internal and external customers
Good computer skills
A Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management or a related field preferred
Construction related experience. (This could be through an internship, short term position while in school, etc).
Experience using an iPad
The schedule of this position is typically Monday - Friday 8 AM - 5 PM, plus additional hours as necessary.
We offer a competitive salary as well as benefits package including profit sharing and 401(k) plans.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug-Free Work Place
To learn more about Drees Homes, please visit our website – www.dreeshomes.com.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Street: 6860 W Snowville Road