Careers 2018-01-03T11:44:47+00:00

CAREERS

Industry Opportunities

Assistant Director, Housing & Community Development-County of San DiegoDecember 11, 2017
Senior Superintendent-Cornerstone Communities, San DiegoDecember 8, 2017
Permit & Bond Coordinator-Cornerstone Communities, San DiegoDecember 8, 2017
Construction Coordinator-ColRich, San DiegoDecember 4, 2017
Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager-C&S Companies, San DiegoNovember 16, 2017
Senior Planner/Project Manager-Latitude 33 Planning & Engineering, San DiegoNovember 15, 2017
Multiple Positions-H.G. Fenton Company, San DiegoOctober 20, 2017
Customer Service Representative-ColRich, Inc., San DiegoOctober 19, 2017
Assistant Project Coordinator-Motivational Systems, Inc., San DiegoOctober 16, 2017
Project Engineer-KCM Group, San DiegoOctober 4, 2017
Project Coordinator-BrightView, San DiegoSeptember 8, 2017

Assistant Director, Housing and Community Development – County of San Diego

The Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA) of the County of San Diego has an outstanding opportunity for a highly seasoned and respected professional to assist in leading the activities of Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) as their Assistant Director.

Housing and Community Development Services improves the quality of life in our communities – helping families in need to find safe, decent and affordable housing, and partnering with property owners, landlords, and developers to increase the supply and availability of affordable housing.  HCDS provides many valuable services to support the local community and strives to create more livable neighborhoods that residents are proud to call home. For more information, click here for the HCDS website.

Please click here to view a more detailed brochure including the duties and requirements of this position and how to apply.

Qualified applicants will possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or a certified foreign studies equivalency AND five years of management level experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the classification. Experience must include at least one year of supervision.

A master’s degree or higher may substitute for a total of one year of experience and cannot be applied to the required one year of supervision.

Note:  Please be prepared to attach your resume and a copy of your degree or transcript to your application.

Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable an individual with qualifying disabilities to perform the essential functions of a job on a case-by-case basis.

Senior Superintendent-New Home Communities – Cornerstone Communities, San Diego, CA

Join the experienced team that’s developed, mapped, or constructed over 16,000 homes in over 60 developments.  Named 2017 Best Home Builder and 2014 Builder of the Year, Cornerstone Communities is an award winning, privately-held, San Diego-based builder highly respected in the industry.  Learn more at www.cornerstonecommunities.com.

We are seeking a Senior Superintendent to oversee all aspects residential construction, including horizontal, vertical, onsite, and offsite improvements.

Required qualifications:

  • 7 years’ experience minimum as a project superintendent
  • Computer skills, including all applications within MS Office, scheduling software, and Dropbox or other electronic file sharing tools
  • Smart phone or IPhone skills with ability to access files, send photos, and send email
  • Knowledge of state and local building codes
  • Understanding of required inspections and jurisdictional requirements
  • Extensive knowledge of all aspects of homebuilding
  • Knowledge of horizontal or offsite improvements and construction
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, writing, and listening

Desired qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher; or
  • Some college, particularly with job-specific coursework such as construction management, project management, engineering, or architecture; or
  • Certification such as construction management or project management

Must have the ability to:

  • Communicate clearly, accurately, concisely, and persuasively, both verbally and in writing to a wide variety of audiences, including field staff, subcontractors, consultants, inspectors, jurisdictional officials, other departments, executives, and financial partners
  • Report promptly and accurately in the method requested, be it verbally, in writing, within computer software, or through defined reporting methods
  • Provide supervision and direction to all trades, subcontractors, and vendors
  • Resolve problems correctly, fairly, efficiently, and respectfully
  • Read blueprints
  • Ensure that construction is completed properly and per plans
  • Maintain professionalism at all times, even under pressure
  • Ensure that schedules are met and tasks are completed on time
  • Lead the onsite project team, which may include assistant superintendent, field assistant, and/or warranty representatives
  • Enforce quality control
  • Physically lift up to 100 pounds
  • Visit entire job site daily, which may include stairs or traversing uneven ground

Must also have a commitment to

  • Quality
  • Efficiency
  • Fiscal responsibility
  • Safety
  • Teamwork
  • Completing all tasks well and timely

Please send resume along with an introductory email to hr@cornerstonecommunities.com

Permit & Bond Coordinator Coordinator – Cornerstone Communities, San Diego, CA

Join the experienced team that’s developed, mapped, or constructed over 16,000 homes in over 60 developments.  Named 2017 Best Home Builder and 2014 Builder of the Year, Cornerstone Communities is an award winning, privately-held, San Diego-based builder highly respected in the industry.  Learn more at www.cornerstonecommunities.com.

We are seeking a Permit and Bond Coordinator.  Working from our corporate office located in University Town Center, this newly created position fulfills these responsibilities:

  1. Coordinate and administer contracts and change orders for vertical consultants such as architect, structural engineer, electrical engineer, and mechanical engineer.
  2. Coordinate with jurisdictions, municipalities, and/or governmental agencies to obtain necessary permits or approvals to proceed with development, mapping, or construction
  3. Coordinate with architect and engineer regarding submittals, approvals, and permits
  4. Maintain and distribute report(s) regarding permit and/or approval status
  5. Work proactively with President regarding construction releases and needed permits
  6. Work proactively with Accounting Department regarding fee requests
  7. Become company “Fee Expert” and stay abreast of fee changes
  8. Obtain site addresses, distribute as needed, including coordination with mailbox consultant and post office
  9. Coordinate with electric, gas, and water supplier for meter requests, approvals, permits, service agreements
  10. Request, obtain, execute, and deliver bonds; maintain list of active bonds and follow up when necessary; work with superintendents to coordinate exoneration of bonds
  11. Coordinate with Assessor’s office for tax certificates, tax clearance, and other related matters

Qualifications:

  • Excellent computer skills, including all applications within MS Office, especially Excel, and Dropbox or other electronic file sharing tools
  • Smart phone or IPhone skills with ability to access files, send files and photos, and send email
  • Some familiarity with the jurisdictional and/or governmental approval process
  • Familiarity with blueprints, construction plans, tentative maps, subdivision maps
  • Familiarity with the various disciplines and/or consultants involved in producing full plans for the building of a neighborhood, community, or home
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, writing, and listening
  • Prefer a bachelor’s degree or higher in civil engineering, construction engineering, architecture, environmental engineering, or public administration; or
  • Some college, particularly with job-specific coursework in the disciplines above, or construction management or project management; or
  • Certification such as construction management or project management
  • Valid California driver’s license and a vehicle in good repair to use for work purposes daily

Must have the ability to:

  • Communicate clearly, accurately, concisely, and persuasively, both verbally and in writing to a wide variety of audiences, including consultants, inspectors, jurisdictional officials, other departments, and executives
  • Report promptly and accurately in the method requested, be it verbally, in writing, within computer software, or through defined reporting methods
  • Plan so that tasks are completed in an efficient and timely manner
  • Maintain professionalism at all times, even under pressure
  • At all times represent Cornerstone professionally, respectfully, and diplomatically
  • Physically lift up to 100 pounds
  • Travel to local governmental offices and job site

Must also have a commitment to

  • Quality
  • Efficiency
  • Fiscal responsibility
  • Teamwork
  • Completing all tasks well and timely

Please send resume along with an introductory email to hr@cornerstonecommunities.com

Construction Coordinator – ColRich, San Diego, CA

Overview: ColRich is a San Diego based, privately owned real estate company active in residential for-sale and multifamily development and management for over 30 years. The company is an industry leading, residential developer in San Diego County and owns a growing portfolio currently in excess of 10,000 multifamily units throughout the Western United States. We are a fast paced and creative organization seeking a professional who is highly motivated, self-driven and results oriented.

Responsibilities: The selected individual will perform duties for and work closely with the Construction, Purchasing, and Contracts departments. This position is responsible for processing all aspects of a contract, subcontract and consultant agreement for both the single family and multifamily projects. In addition, you will be performing administrative duties for the Construction department.

Specific responsibilities include:
 Assemble contract prequalification packages (pre-award) and contract packages (post award)
 Seeking, pursuing, processing, managing and filing all paperwork associated with a contract package
 Review and perform completeness check on subcontractor and consultant paperwork. Resolve conflicts and outstanding items
 Coordinate paperwork processing between construction, project management, purchasing, sales and options project team from plan submittal through the construction close out
 Participate in and coordinate budget updates and projections, contract scopes, specification development with the ColRich team
 Coordinate schedule updates, plan status updates and other communications with the ColRich team

Requirements:
 Minimum of 3 years’ experience in residential/apartment development with a demonstrated working knowledge of purchasing and contracting
 Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
 Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
 Ability to process work quickly accurately and with changing priorities
 Excellent written and verbal communications skills
 Computer proficiency in Excel, Word and Project
 Experience with Procore preferred

Salary:
 Base salary and discretionary annual bonus competitive with industry standards
 Health and dental insurance paid fully at the employee level by employer
 401(k) plan
 Paid holidays and vacation time

Contact Information:
 Email resumes and salary requirements to humanresources@colrich.com.

Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager – C&S Companies, San Diego

For almost 50 years, C&S has been a great place to build a rewarding career. With offices in California, Arizona, New York, Ohio, Michigan, and Florida C&S continues to grow strong, recruiting and retaining some of the most knowledgeable professionals in the engineering business. We are committed to providing our staff with interesting projects in a dynamic organization focused on collaboration and engineering excellence.

Here is a great opportunity to join US full-time in the San Diego office of C&S Companies.

C&S Engineers is seeking a Senior Project Engineer/ Project Manager with progressive civil engineering experience working land development projects and civil site engineering projects.

Candidates for this position must have experience in demonstrating independent thought and decision making abilities, leading a production team, interfacing with jurisdictions, working with clients, and managing schedules and project budgets.

Responsibilities:

  • Hard working, detail oriented and technically sound with engineering principles and practices.
  • Self-starter and highly motivated to progress in career path with a growing firm.
  • Able to work effectively within a multi-disciplinary team.
  • AutoCAD plan production experience in grading, site plans, utilities, surface water management systems, drainage systems, roadways, and other similar land development/transportation related design.
  • Effective time-management, written and oral communication skills, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  • Provide value-oriented design suggestions, review drawings, and documents to assure compliance with company design and production standards.
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Developing a project schedule
  • Developing a project budget and using account management system
  • Developing a scope of work and work plan for all associated production professionals
  • Minimum of 8 years of civil engineering experience
  • Land development or related higher education or urban site civil projects for Architectural firms is preferred.
  • Experience with construction plan preparation for utility, stormwater, and land development/transportation design for local governmental agencies.

Minimum Education & Experience Required:

  • S. in Civil Engineering required.
  • California PE preferred or ability to obtain licensing in California.

In return for your hard work and efforts, C&S provides a unique work environment focused on learning, quality, growth and fun, advancement opportunities, recognition & reward programs, and an excellent salary & benefits package. Our benefits and salary package is comprehensive and competitive.

For More information or to apply for this position, go to http://www.cscos.com/careers/current-openings/ or contact Cory Hazelwood.

Senior Planner/Project Manager – Latitude 33 Planning & Engineering, San Diego

We are currently seeking a Senior Planner/Project Manager to work full time for Latitude 33 Planning and Engineering. This candidate should have a strong understanding of urban, suburban, and rural planning and land use principals and the ability to navigate the discretionary permit process for all municipalities in San Diego County. Candidate should have bachelor’s degree in either urban planning, landscape architecture, architecture, public policy and/or a related degree.

Qualifications and Skills:
• Five to Ten years of experience.
• Experience in writing and reviewing land use documents.
• Possess a strong sense of collaboration.
• Project Management experience.
• Excellent writing and research skills.
• Understanding of local and state development codes and zoning regulations, including CEQA.
• Ability to communicate effectively with city and county officials, clients and co-workers.
• Capable of working on several projects or issues simultaneously.

Responsibilities:
• Lead large, complex projects through the entitlement process.
• Manage teams of consultants.
• Coordinate with Agency staff.
• Prepare and present detailed site analysis, due diligence packages, exhibits and reports.
• Advise citizens and developers during the application process to ensure compliance with jurisdictional regulations.
• Prepare and present projects to Community Planning groups, Planning Commission and City Council.
• Prepare proposals, including scopes of work and participate in the expansion of client base.

Latitude 33 Planning and Engineering is an established land planning and civil engineering firm, providing comprehensive services that range from conceptual land planning to detailed engineering, grading and infrastructure design, as well as construction support to both the private and public sectors of the land development market. Our experience includes the planning and design of residential, educational facilities, hospitals, biotechnology, commercial, office, industrial, and mixed-use developments. Planning and civil engineering are closely integrated for a comprehensive interdisciplinary team approach to a project’s design.

Latitude 33 offers a full benefit package including medical and dental insurance, Life and LTD insurance, 4 ½ day workweek, 401k matching and a Profit Sharing Plan.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward a cover letter and your resume to jobs@latitude33.com

Multiple Positions, H.G. Fenton Company, San Diego

Every day at H.G. Fenton Company brings something different. Yet one thing remains constant: our commitment to our employee’s experience. We follow our values of integrity and fairness to help people, businesses and each other live and work better.

Apply here, Career Opportunities and learn more about us here, Work With Us.

Veronica Martinez
Marketing Manager | Lifestyle Communications
H.G. Fenton Company – Trust, Service and Innovation Since 1906

Experience HGF

7577 Mission Valley Road | San Diego, CA 92108
Phone: (619) 400-0132 (Direct) | Fax: (619) 400-0111
E-Mail: vmartinez@hgfenton.com | www.hgfenton.com

Customer Service Representative – ColRich, Inc., San Diego

Overview: ColRich is a San Diego based, privately owned real estate company active in residential for-sale and multifamily development and management for over 30 years. The company is an industry leading, residential developer in San Diego County and owns a growing portfolio currently in excess of 13,000 multifamily units throughout the Western United States. We are a fast paced, creative and collaborative organization seeking a professional who is highly motivated, self-driven and results oriented. Responsibilities: The Customer Service Representative is responsible for the coordination of all customer service requests for new and existing homes. This role is responsible for excellent service to the homeowners and managing the work of sub-contractors.

Specific responsibilities may include:
 Lead the quality assurance walks during construction and prior to flooring and homebuyer orientation
 Perform buyer orientation walk and follow-up
 Coordinate service requests and manage service reports
 Perform minor repairs on new and inventory homes
 Walk with city/county inspectors during construction

Requirements:
 Minimum of 3-5 years’ of experience
 Knowledge base of construction
 Construction scheduling capabilities
 Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
 Ability to process work quickly and accurately with changing priorities
 Excellent written and verbal communications skills
 Computer proficiency in MS Office Suite – Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint

Compensation & Benefits:
 Base salary and discretionary annual bonus competitive with industry standards
 Health and dental insurance paid fully at the employee level by employer
 401(k) Plan
 Paid holidays and vacation time

Email Humanresources@colrich.com today if you are interested in learning more about the position.

Assistant Project Coordinator – Motivational Systems, Inc., San Diego

Motivational Systems, Inc. (MSI), a full-service supplier of interior and exterior environmental graphics (displays and signing) for 42+ years, is currently looking to fill the position of Assistant Project Coordinator for its Architectural Signage Division. The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, have great customer service, and is seeking a career opportunity/company where they can learn and grow within the signage industry. This candidate should have the desire to become part of a team that meets its commitments to both our clients and employees.

Duties and Expectations

  • Build strong client relationships with Division Manager
  • Collaborate with all departments to coordinate projects with focus on exceeding the client’s expectations
  • Coordinate meetings, focusing on meeting timelines
  • Coordinate projects successfully
  • Maintain project records
  • Communicate with internal departments and external contractors
  • Coordinate day-to-day aspects of project
  • Other duties as assigned by Division Manager

Qualifications

  • Outstanding organizational and planning skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to communicate ideas and thoughts written and verbally
  • Strong work ethic
  • Demands quality
  • The ability to represent MSI in a professional manner
  • Computer literate with emphasis in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Commercial construction background a plus
  • General knowledge of basic blueprint reading skills a plus

To learn more about our company, please visit our website at www.MotivationalSystems.com.

If interested, please e-mail resume and salary requirements to gchristensen@motivational.com.

Project Engineer- KCM Group, San Diego

KCM Group is a full service construction management and specialty consulting services firm supporting the Land Development, Commercial, and Residential construction markets in Southern California. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Project Engineer to provide comprehensive support to staff Project Managers throughout the company. Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, or construction management and must have 2-5 years of practical experience in construction and/or design fields. Strong computer skills are a prerequisite including all applications within MS Office (with proficiency in Excel), Adobe Pro, Bluebeam and MS Project.    Vertical construction experience is a plus.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also required.

Must be able to perform customary project engineering duties which may include: coordination of design and other consultants; development and negotiation of design contracts; review of plans for value engineering and constructability issues; development and continued management of estimates (including quantity take-offs), schedules, and budgets; coordination with client on project related matters; management of design consultant or other consultant accounts including payment application processing and management; and other customary overall construction management functions at the direction of the supervising project manager.

The position is full time with great benefits and opportunity for growth and exposure to a variety of projects throughout Southern California and Nevada. Benefits include medical insurance, long term disability, life insurance, paid time off, and a 401K employee retirement plan with an employer match.

Please contact Julie Robson for more information.

Project Coordinator – BrightView, San Diego

Brighter futures start here. Welcome to BrightView.  We’re a team of talented professionals, driven by results and relationships, and committed to taking care of each other, clients, and communities.

BrightView was recently formed through the combination of landscape industry pioneers and leaders, Brickman and ValleyCrest. This defining event united more than 140 years of experience, an extraordinary portfolio of high-profile projects and clients, and a vast, national network of expertise and innovation. As one and true to our name, we’re reinventing the industry while affording our 22,000+ team members access to the most comprehensive training, resources, benefits, mentorship, and opportunities for career advancement.

A brighter future is in your hands. We’re currently seeking a Project Coordinator to support Project Management in the execution of commercial landscape and irrigation projects.

What you’ll do:

  • Use Estimating data to prepare product submittal packages, foreman’s project folders and Purchasing files
  • Receive, evaluate and respond to project change directives
  • Compare plan revisions to original plans to help determine cost impacts
  • Communicate change to field teams and Subcontractors
  • Distribute important information to field teams and Subcontractors
  • Prepare routine estimates under the supervision of Project Management
  • Source current and accurate prices from suppliers and subcontractors and ensure timely delivery to projects
  • Prepare transmittals, RFIs and client letters at the direction of Project Manager
  • Update submittal logs and Branch/job minutes per Company policy
  • Ensure that information and resources are available to field teams and that communication between field and office teams supports a great customer experience
  • Demonstrate key leadership behaviors in the presence of customers, and other team members every day

Skills we’re seeking:

  • Minimum of 2-4 year of construction experience for landscape and irrigation projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, Construction Science, Construction Management or related
  • Proficient with computer software programs including MS Office suite (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Strong work ethic
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Customer service experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish) a plus
  • Proficient with On-Screen Take-Off not required but considered a positive

Perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

To apply email resume to Sharon Smeltzer.