K. Hovnanian Companies Summer Associate - Residential Construction in Lewes, Delaware
Summer Associate - Residential Construction
Location: DE - Lewes
Posted Date: 3/13/18
Employment Duration: Temporary Full Time
Job Category: Construction/Production
Job Travel: None
The Summer Associate will assist the Community Construction Manager in the delivery of homes that meet customer and Company standards by preparing punch-lists and ensuring the quality of trade partner's work while acting within compliance of all federal and state safety procedures and regulations.
This position will shadow/assist the Community Construction Manager in completion of the following duties:
Complete pre-closing and closing orientation punch lists to ensure a timely transition of homes to Homeowner Service Department.
Manage trade partner execution of work through ensuring each home is ready for each required inspection, including Quality Assurance Reviews and Quality Standards Inspections.
Ensure that the work meets the quality specifications of the Company and its customers.
Consult with inspectors to ensure the project complies with applicable regulations and meets projected delivery dates.
Ensure that contractors and vendors perform on schedule and within budget.
Process variance purchase order requests.
Maintain model homes and homes under construction in a presentable condition including overall responsibility for all necessary repairs.
Assist in proactively identifying and mitigating construction issues.
Implement, maintain and follow established company safety procedures.
Ideal candidate will be someone with a strong interest in learning the homebuilding business. Candidates seeking Construction Management, Construction Technology, Engineering or Architecture degree preferred. Successful candidate must maintain a valid driver’s license.