Asst. Land Development P M
D.R. Horton - Austin, TX

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Department : Land Development

Job Description and Duties: D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website at www.drhorton.com for more information. D.R. Horton, Inc. is currently looking for an Assistant Project Manager for their Land Development Department. The Assistant Project Manager will be fully responsible for at least 8 subdivisions in various stages of acquisition and development. A typical lot count will be 500 to 1000 lots per subdivision, or about a $50M portfolio (at full build-out). Essential Duties and Responsibilities - Assist Project Manager(s) in all aspects of management of lot acquisition and subdivision development with particular concentration in managing at the detail level. - This position involves assisting PM'(s) in directing outside consultants and supervising contractors and subcontractors. - Overall, this position includes learning the duties of a Land Development Project Manager, but without the ultimate responsibility. Much of the field work is handled by the APM and therefore day to day responsibility for financial and development decisions are within this job description. Project Manager Duties and Responsibilities that may be delegated to APM's with PM oversight: - Participate in the feasibility and due diligence process such as working with land planner(s), engineer(s), surveyor(s), environmental consultant(s) and other consultants. - Assist in the management of the outside planning team in the creation of conceptual, design development and working drawings for streets, utilities, parks, landscaping, ancillary facilities and amenity centers. - Assist the PM in the management of the entire process of on-the-ground land development and ancillary facility construction including creating the bid package, managing the bid and award process and installation of infrastructure. - Assist the PM in on-going site issues requiring interface with homebuilding PM's and superintendents. - Assure compliance with all local, state and national codes, ordinances and regulations. - Assist in the budgeting process including creating the original budget, routinely reviewing and updating and reviewing invoices. - Interface with other departments to assure constant communications regarding timing, design elements, access, and other development related activities. - Assist in managing the entire process of subdivision close-out including, releasing fiscal bonds, obtaining final approval and acceptance of streets, roads and utilities. - Participate at the committee level or board of directors level in at least one business oriented organization (RECA, Chamber of Commerce, etc.) to help develop a network of professional contacts.
Position requirements. The most successful candidates will have the majority of the following skills, experience and background. 1. Burning desire to learn the land development business. 2. Attention to detail. 3. Excellent organizational skills. 4. High energy level. 5. Great communication and negotiation skills. 6. Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize those tasks. 7. Ability to work under pressure and manage time frames. 8. Financial analytical skills. 9. Desire to work within a team setting. 10. At least 2 years' experience in real estate, construction or homebuilding. 11. A 4 year degree from an accredited college or university. Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including vision, medical and dental. Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, America`s Builder.

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When this Horton heard a Who, it built the little guy a house. D.R. Horton builds single-family homes for the entry-level and move-up...