70011 – Home building and renovation managers



70011 – Home building and renovation managers
Home building managers own, operate and manage companies engaged in the construction of new residential homes. Home renovation managers own, operate and manage companies engaged in the renovation of existing residential homes.



Index of titles
Builder - renovation
Builder - residential
Home builder
Home building contractor
Home renovation contractor
Home renovator
Housing rehabilitation specialist - builder
Housing renovator
Low-rise residential home builder
Rehabilitation and renovation specialist
Renovation contractor
Residential home builder
Residential homes contractor
Residential renovation contractor


Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of a residential home building or renovating company
Prepare bids for home construction or renovation projects
Consult with customers, architects and engineers regarding plans and specifications
Select, hire and supervise trade subcontractors to do specialized work, such as plumbing, heating and electrical work
Plan and prepare work schedules and co-ordinate the activities of subcontractors
Inspect work performed by subcontractors to ensure quality and conformity with plans and specifications
Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers and trade subcontractors
Develop and implement marketing and advertising strategies to promote company's products and services
May perform carpentry or other trade work during home construction or renovation activities.


Employment requirements
Extensive experience in the home construction industry, including experience as a general supervisor, is usually required for self-employment as a home builder or a home renovator.
Leading in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification may be an asset in bidding on and obtaining building and renovation projects.


Additional information
Progression to senior management positions is possible with extensive experience and training in management.


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