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Construction Control Officer

Glen Allen, VA, USA Req #130
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

We’re looking for amazing people! Come join VHDA as a Construction Control Officer in our Rental Housing Division. This important role will administer construction management for low-rise and mid-rise construction projects receiving VHDA financing and Federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits from the beginning of construction to final closing and the release of escrow funds.  You will monitor the construction process, construction quality, and conformance with plans, specifications, and minimum construction requirements. 

Responsibilities will include:

Pre-construction Coordination

  • Prepare for and conduct pre-construction meetings with developers, general contractors and architects for assigned low-rise and mid-rise construction deals.

  • Assist general contractor in preparing draw form using VHDA’s proprietary software.

Construction Monitoring

  • Schedule and complete regular site visits for assigned low-rise and mid-rise construction projects, which generally coincide with construction disbursements, for the purpose of comparing the incremental quantity of work completed with the amount of the disbursement requested, including change order work.

  • Coordinate with material manufacturers, and inspect raw materials.

  • Inspect for compliance to Fair Housing Requirements.

Site Visit Reporting

  • Report the construction progress and deficiencies to Development Officers/Tax Credit Allocation Officers through proprietary site visit report software.

  • Observe and report on the general conduct of construction and construction quality. Confirm conformance with approved plans and specifications, VHDA Minimum Design and Construction Requirements (MD&CR) and Tax Credit Amenities.

Design and Funding Document Review

  • Review site plans, architectural, structural, electrical, and mechanical drawings and specifications for assigned low-rise and mid-rise with limited concrete and steel - predominately wood framed construction. 

  • Provide comments on the quality of construction details and materials, thoroughness of documents, compliance with various building codes and VHDA design/construction requirements.

Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of 3 years’ experience in construction management. Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications. Understanding of AIA construction documentation, familiarity with building and accessibility codes.  Experience with construction schedules.  Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Site Visit Report Applications and Construction Draw Applications.  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
education. 

Preferred qualifications include multifamily construction experience, project superintendent, project manager or owner’s representative background.  Experience and knowledge with the VHDA Minimum Design & Construction Requirements, LIHTC Amenities, and Universal Design guidelines. LEED Accreditation. VBCOA membership.

Travel Required: 75-85%.  Must possess a current driver’s license in good standing and be able to drive long distances within the State, with the possibility of overnight stays.  

VHDA is one of the nation’s premier housing finance organizations. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer educational opportunities to help your advancement through classroom and online programs. We offer on-site free
parking.

This position will be located at VHDA’s Glen Allen, VA office.

Applications and resumes are accepted online only at: http://www.vhda.com/careers.

This position will remain open until filled.

Hiring Range: $59,625 - $77,513

Background and credit checks will be performed as a condition of employment.

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Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $59,625.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $77,513.00
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Glen Allen, VA, USA