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Location: Tacoma, WA

Garrette Custom Homes — a growing Pacific NW regional homebuilder– seeks a skilled, professional Superintendent/Builder. Located in Tacoma, WA, this position is responsible for effectively managing the building process to meet quality, timeline and cost requirements. We are looking for a team member who is energetic, results-oriented, resourceful and organized.

Garrette Custom Homes provides a competitive total compensation package for the Superintendent position with a range of $81,000 to $118,000. 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 an 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. GCH employees take great pride in their work and have a genuine enthusiasm for seeing customers’ dreams realized.

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Superintendent Responsibilities Include:

  • Exceptional customer service including effective, timely communication.
  • Scheduling and managing a variety of residential subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Obtaining and reviewing subcontractor estimates.
  • Evaluating building sites for utility and development costs.
  • Ensuring material quality control.
  • Maintaining clean, orderly and safe work sites.
  • Coordinating finished home process.
  • Working with municipal officials on building inspections and jurisdictional requirements.
  • Travel to various jobs sites within Pierce/South King Counties; vehicle allowance provided.
  • Delivering a high quality product– on time and on budget.
  • Collaborating with new home sales agents, customer service and others to deliver a great customer experience.

Superintendent Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Associates degree or applicable combination of education and work experience; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Three to five plus years’ plus building experience in the residential construction industry; production homebuilding experience is needed.
  • Exceptional customer service and teamwork skills.
  • Effective verbal and written communication abilities.
  • A confident, professional work style.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills; must effectively handle multiple tasks with attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm for new projects and learning opportunities.
  • Experience with MS Office programs – Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Prior use of homebuilding enterprise and project management software.
  • Previous job costing experience is preferred.
  • Rural lot development experience is a plus.

For consideration, please forward:

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

Successful completion of a reference check, pre-employment drug test and background check 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.