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Residential Construction-Operations Manager
Construction/Engineering company
Construction/Engineering company
Jacksonville, FL
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Jacksonville, FL
Permanent Position
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Luda Melanich
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We are looking for a professional Operations Manager to coordinate and oversee our organization’s operations within the Design and Budget/Purchasing Departments. The operations manager role is to maximize construction efficiency and company profitability.


  • Experience:
    • supervisory, 2 years (Preferred)
    • residential homebuilding, 5 years (Preferred)


  • Lead, manage, motivate and hold accountable team members within the Budget/Purchasing and Design Department
  • Ensure consistency of execution of pre-construction processes and vendor performance during construction in order to produce efficient and profitable results
  • Monitor construction costs; evaluate and improve product design
  • Budget creation, analysis and review; Oversight of estimating/budget team and their ability to perform takeoffs and prepare timely budgets
  • Solve design problems in the field
  • Oversight of design team and their ability to develop new product
  • Work with Production department to ensure scopes of work for each vendor are clearly understood and adhered to by vendors; monitor and manage vendor performance
  • Negotiate with vendors to determine selection based on upon bid comparison in compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with vendors in local market
  • Responsible for communication and implementation of policies and procedures
  • Assure effective collaboration between Sales and Marketing and Accounting; responsible for tying all disciplines together effectively
  • Ensure all operations are carried on in an appropriate, cost-effective way
  • Improve operational management systems, processes and best practices
  • Formulate strategic and operational objectives


  • Minimum 5 years' experience with residential construction, preferably with a production builder
  • Minimum 2 years' of management experience as Purchasing or Operation Manager or a similar role
  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in construction management or related discipline
  • Solid knowledge of residential building from contract to finish
  • High level of understanding on how construction, purchasing, budgets, architecture and quality are interrelated
  • Experience with builder software systems
  • Project Management and/or Superintendent experience ideal
  • Purchasing, estimating and budget experience a plus

Job Type: Full-time


  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off


  • Monday to Friday


  • Supervisory: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Residential homebuilding: 5 years (Preferred)

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable
  • More reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible
  • Enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Achievement-oriented
  • Enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
Skill Proficiency Years Experience Percent Used
Operations Management
1 - 3100%
Residential Construction
Budget Management
Vendor Management
Project Management
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