Careers

Building Homes & Communities Begins With Building The Best Team

Trailside Homes is an established home building and land development company with a portfolio of 1,100 approved homesites. We also provide custom home services on customer or builder owned homesites.

Our mission is building innovative homes and communities throughout the Pacific Northwest with integrity. We carefully consider land, location, architecture and interior design to deliver a high-quality experience offering exceptional value.

At Trailside Homes we offer;

  • Competitive and attractive base pay
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Fully paid medical insurance
  • Company profit sharing
  • Individual performance bonus program

Join Trailside Homes and discover why we have the best team and how we consistently deliver high quality innovative experiences throughout the Pacific Northwest.


PURCHASING PROFESSIONAL

You will work with company project management teams, construction managers and our finance department to develop pricing models, recruit and train vendor relationships and help customers understand the cost of their project. The goals is to contribute to improving our production processes while reducing costs and delivering homes more efficiently.

Position Summary

Develop opportunities with vendors, suppliers, and customers. Engage with trade partners internally and externally starting with permitting, and through the process of delivering a completed home. This includes the coordination of all home starts, and ensuring all home deliveries are on time, on budget and to our quality standards.

Skills – Experience – Qualifications

  • Present effective communication routines for project updates to company management
  • Ability to read and understand project design plans, blueprints and specifications
  • Manage multiple tasks.​
  • Strong organizational, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills.​
  • Self-motivated and results oriented.​
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.​
  • Proficiency in MS Office products especially Excel.
  • Experience with BuilderTrend, Salesforce, and Quickbooks software a plus.
  • Experience with large project bidding and bid events a plus.
  • Enjoy a fast paced, high-volume work environment.
  • Work well within several departments across the company.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Proactive in addressing questions and providing solutions in a professional manner.
  • HIGHLY ORGANIZED.

 


CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATOR

You will work with the Director of Construction Operations, company project management teams, construction managers and our finance department to develop pricing models, recruit and train vendor relationships, develop and maintain municipal relationships, and help customers understand the cost of their project. The goals is to contribute to improving our production processes while reducing costs and delivering homes more efficiently.

Position Summary

Develop process, engage with project management teams to deliver administrative support starting with permitting, and throughout the process of delivering a completed home. This includes the coordination of all home starts, and ensuring all home deliveries are on time, on budget and to our quality standards.

Skills – Experience – Qualifications

  • Degree in Construction Management/related field or equivalent experience preferred
  • Highly Organized – Self Starter.
  • Ability to efficiently use computer systems including Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite – Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.; commitment to learning and becoming a proficient user of BuilderTrend, Box and Salesforce, the company’s information management system.
  • Present effective communication routines for project updates to company management
  • Ability to read and understand project design plans, blueprints and specifications
  • Manage multiple tasks. ​
  • Strong organizational, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills. ​
  • Self-motivated and results oriented. ​
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team. ​
  • Experience with BuilderTrend, Salesforce, and Quickbooks software a plus.
  • Experience with large project bidding and bid events a plus.
  • Enjoy a fast paced, high-volume work environment.
  • Work well within several departments across the company.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Proactive in addressing questions and providing solutions in a professional manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

CUSTOM HOME  SUPERINTENDENT & PROJECT MANAGER 

You’ll work with the construction team to lead and manage custom home projects with our carefully selected team of subcontractors and vendors in a great working environment. We build custom or semi-custom homes from our plan line, or we work with customers to design and build their home uniquely to their specifications. You will have the opportunity to contribute improvements to our custom home production processes, reducing costs, timelines, and delivering homes more efficiently.

Position Summary

We seek a custom home superintendent with 6+ years’ experience managing high quality custom home projects in a rapid growth environment. You will have the opportunity to implement your experience and knowledge to empower our team and capture growth opportunities, while also learning from and improving our systems.

Skills – Experience – Qualifications

  • candidates will have 6+ years of experience leading high quality unique residential construction projects on time and on budget. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and communicate accurately in writing while creating or editing job documents. You will be working with an internal team and also must be comfortable meeting with homeowners and clients.
  • Minimum of 6+ years of project management experience
  • At least 8 years in the construction industry or equivalent training and education.
  • Demonstrated success in leading team of builders and construction teams; including using a variety of approaches to help others develop to their fullest potential
  • Bring your positive attitude to the team and demonstrate professional customer service skills

CUSTOM HOME DESIGN & SALES

Job Description

Develop relationships with custom home customers and confidently guide them through the education, selection, design and preconstruction process.

  • Cultivate relationships with potential customers.
  • Perform and manage design and detailed specifications.
  • Manage, lead and work with architects, designers and industry professionals.
  • Provide rough estimating functions and present bid proposals.
  • Assist customers in developing the vision for their new home.
  • Collaborate with Project Managers in preparing projects for construction.

This position is a great fit for a candidate who

  • Has custom home experience in design, architecture, or construction
  • Loves developing vision, details and working with custom home customers
  • Has worked with a builder/developer before
  • Has performed project management with customers, architects, designers, and contractors

Required Skills

  • Background and experience in at least one of these areas:
    • Custom Home Construction
    • Design
    • Architecture
  • Excellence in providing service to the team and to clients.
  • Experience successfully delivering projects on time and on budget.
  • Strong organizational, problem solving, and communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and results oriented.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willing to learn quickly, grow and have fun.

Education

Qualified candidates will have bachelor’s degree.

We live by one motto; Adventure Outside, as one of the largest independent community and home builders in the Pacific Northwest. Homes are built to enrich a person's life through every element by connecting them to the outdoors. The Trailside Homes team is passionate about family and community by sharing life with outdoor experiences. Learn more about why home is from Coast to Cascades.