DESCRIPTION: The HOUSTON office of Kudela & Weinheimer, Inc. (K&W) is seeking a FULL-TIME individual who is passionate about construction and construction methods. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic problem solver with great attention to detail and the ability to think pro-actively. The position primarily handles on-site construction observation, and supporting documentation. This individual is resourceful, self-disciplined, a problem solver and customer service driven.
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, Construction Management/Administration, or relevant construction experience in lieu of a degree.
DESCRIPTION OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Being the eyes in the field, solving problems and offering solutions
•Advanced Understanding of Landscape Construction Methods and Materials
•Project Document Management
•Construction Observation and Reports
•Response to RFI’s and Issue Addenda
•Periodic Construction Meeting Administration
•Contractor Invoice Review and Approval
•Change Order Review and Recommendations
•Quality Control/Quality Assurance Monitoring
•Substantial Completion Administration & Issue Punch List
•Coordinate Preparation of Record Documents (As-Builts)
•Understanding of design development and construction document (preparation of landscape irrigation plans is a PLUS).
•Detail oriented with strong organization skills.
•Ability to work well under pressure and balance multiple priorities and deadlines.
•Good communication skills and ability to keep calm in heated situations.
•Ability to travel up to 20% of time
•Willingness to work outdoors
K&W’s portfolio is both deep and broad. It includes high profile projects for resorts, multifamily developments, master planned communities, office buildings, retail establishments, churches, educational facilities, hospitals and institutions. We boast a diverse portfolio, excellent referrals and a high percentage of repeat business.
SALARY & PERKS: Commensurate with a competitive benefits package. The benefits package includes 120 hours of PTO, 401K plan consisting of an automatic 3% contribution (based on salary) by the employer, heath insurance plan with employer contribution, profit sharing and a monthly health and wellness stipend. HALF DAY FRIDAYS!
Job ID: 240804908