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Innovation Endeavors

Lean/QC Project Manager

Aro Homes

Aro Homes

Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, May 21, 2023
Who we are:
Aro Homes is a thriving, purpose-driven company on a mission to redefine residential construction. Aro Homes was founded to create well designed, precision engineered homes that are beautiful, livable, and durable, while being built multiple times faster and having a positive impact on the environment.
We are a diverse and experienced group of passionate and curious designers, builders, engineers, product developers, and businesspeople who are passionate about and committed to delivering on our mission. We’ve demonstrated there is a massive opportunity to reduce waste and improve sustainability while building homes in a fraction of the time it takes traditionally. We utilize a repeatable, multi-disciplinary, and product-driven approach which is unique in the industry. We are funded by world-class investors who care about transforming industries for the better, including Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors. If you share the desire to leave a lasting positive impact on the world and to join a strong culture of intelligent, passionate people, then let’s start a conversation.
What you will be responsible for
We are seeking an experienced & enthusiastic Lean/QC Project Manager to oversee on-site lean and company metrics construction activities for our residential projects. The Lean/QC Project Manager will be responsible for managing Aro Homes’ field/site operations playbook and metrics, establishing new processes on capturing site operations feedback to be distributed to the factory/design teams and ensuring quality and safety standards are met. The ideal candidate will have construction and continuous improvement (lean) construction background, excellent communication skills, and a proactive problem-solving mindset.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Track playbook metrics on site for continuous improvement with a continuous feedback loop to the factory and design team
  • Lead Daily and weekly standups on site/field
  • Oversee on-site construction lean tracking activities and personnel to ensure projects and according to quality standards
  • Review and interpret project plans and specifications to ensure accuracy and adherence to building codes and safety regulations
  • Conduct regular site inspections to identify and resolve any construction issues or conflicts
  • Identify, assess, and manage project risks, working with stakeholders to develop mitigation strategies
  • Maintain and update project schedules, communicating any changes or delays to stakeholders
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and implement safety training programs for on-site personnel
  • Foster a positive work environment and maintain strong relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, and team members
  • Drive continuous improvement and the relentless pursuit of being better tomorrow than we are today

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications

  • 2 years of experience in residential construction, with a focus on on-site supervision, quality control and project management
  • Knowledge of construction methods, materials, and building codes
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results on time and within budget
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and leadership skills
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to quality and safety
  • Growth mindset

Preferred requirements and Qualifications

  • Experience in a start-up or growth-stage company
  • Experience with software development or project management
  • Lean Experience, Continuous improvement
  • OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Certification or equivalent
  • Proficiency in construction management software

What we offer

  • Opportunity to join an outstanding start-up team and grow a purpose –driven company from the ground up
  • Competitive salary package
  • Medical/dental/vision benefits
  • Equity in the company
At Aro Homes, we are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to let us know. If you’re excited about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply.