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Careers

At Kent Homes, family comes first. We value that every employee has a healthy work-life balance. Our recruiting and hiring process is top tier as we value not only the skills but also the personality, coachability, and potential of our candidates. Kent Homes seeks proactive, positive, and passionate team members who are going to bring smiles and positive attitudes everywhere they go. We also offer a fantastic 401k plan and benefits program. Keep checking back for openings below. Interested in an internship? Email careers@kenthomes.net.

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    PERMIT COORDINATOR & CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATOR

    Do you have a strong attention for detail, organization, and able to juggle several tasks at once?

    If you are a self-starter and can multi-task like a pro, this job may be for you! If you have a burning desire to succeed, and are highly motivated, keep reading!

    Kent Homes, an award-winning builder who has been in business since 1989 and loves what they do, is seeking a Full-Time Permit Coordinator & Construction Administrator for our main office located in Wilmington. This person must have excellent people skills to handle communication articulately and professionally with homeowners/employees/trades/vendors, have great organizational skills, must be detail oriented, deadline driven, good computer aptitude, and the willingness to learn. Most importantly, this person will understand how to give homeowners the highest level of customer service possible. Position is Mon-Fri 8-5p with salary and benefits.

    If you would like to apply for this position, please email kristin@kenthomes.net with your resume with the subject line of 'Kent Homes – Permit Coordinator/Construction Position'.

    SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
    o Promptly answers phone, greet clients, and guests
    o Open and distribute mail
    o Complete company reports, data entry
    o Process sales contracts
    o Assist production department in tasks (printing plans/prepare walk thru documents)
    o On request ordering lunch for clients (selection appointments)
    o Facilitate company events with management’s guidance
    o Maintain common area and office maintenance
    o Manage and order office supplies
    o Monitor and manage postage machine
    o Complete offsite errands as needed
    o Attend meetings, both onsite and offsite, as scheduled
    o Track and upload payments to NoviHome and to homeowner files (CWAs/Selections)
    o Manage company truck registration renewals
    Complete and submit Architectural Review Board documents in accordance with preconstruction schedule
    Complete and submit utility, zoning, and permitting documents in accordance with preconstruction schedule
    o Submit change requests to POA per Client Work Authorizations
    Manage ARB, permitting documents throughout build process

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