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Location: Tacoma, WA

Garrette Custom Homes — a growing, Pacific NW homebuilder—seeks an Assistant Superintendent to coordinate area projects. This is a full-time position based in Tacoma, WA with local area travel to job sites in Tacoma and South Puget Sound.

Assistant Superintendents receive hands-on training while helping Site Superintendents meet building process goals. These include quality, timeline, and project budget goals. We are looking for team members who are energetic, results-oriented, resourceful, and organized. This position is open due to continued growth.

Garrette Custom Homes provides a competitive total compensation package for the Assistant Superintendent position with an hourly range of $23.00 – $30.00. This range includes base salary, bonuses, and quarterly profit sharing, subject to achieving targeted sales expectations and the terms of a written employment agreement. This position is considered a non-exempt role.

Garrette Custom Homes provides an extensive benefits package including:

  • New Home Discount
  • 120 hours of paid time off for the first year
  • Company supported medical, dental and vision benefits for employees and families
  • Participation in our 401(k)-retirement savings plan with company contributions
  • Paid volunteer hours
  • Seven paid holidays

An ideal candidate enjoys a challenge and thrives on making positive contributions to Company goals while exemplifying our core values including: Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Accountability, Candor and Humility.

Our Company culture is team-oriented, supportive, and customer-centered. PLH/GCH employees take great pride in their work and have a genuine enthusiasm for seeing customers’ dreams realized. To learn more, please see our website:

For additional information about our Company Culture, we invite you to view the video at the following link:

Assistant Superintendent Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing exceptional customer service including effective, timely
  • Scheduling and coordinating subcontractors and
  • Assisting with the building process on multiple residential job
  • Providing direction to one or more PLH/GCH
  • Maintaining clean, orderly and safe work
  • Delivering a high quality product– on time and on
  • Ability to work well with new home sales agents to deliver a great customer
  • Working with municipal officials on building inspections and jurisdictional
  • Ability to motivate subcontractors and suppliers while being professional and
  • Ability to “think outside of the box”; creative in finding solutions and identifying best

Assistant Superintendent Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Applicable combination of education and work experience; college coursework is a
  • One to two plus years’ experience in the residential construction industry is preferred but not
  • Exceptional customer service and teamwork
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • A confident, professional work
  • Strong organizational and project management skills; must effectively handle multiple tasks with attention to
  • Enthusiasm for new projects and learning
  • Past use of MS Office programs –Word, Excel and
  • Reliable vehicle and willingness to drive to the Tacoma Metro and Puget Sound area job sites; vehicle allowance is provided.
  • Lifting up to 50 is an essential function.
  • Experience working outdoors in all types of
  • Interest in professional growth and development in the residential construction

For consideration, please forward:  

  1. A completed Career History Form (Online Application) found at the following link:
  2. Upload your résumé.

Reference check, background check, Motor Vehicle Report, HPE/lift test of up to 50 lbs. and a pre-employment drug screen are steps in our hiring process.

If you have questions about the application process, inquire via email with our hiring process facilitator at:

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.