D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries. Please visit our website at www.drhorton.com for more information.
D.R. Horton, Inc. is currently looking for a Purchasing Field Auditor for their Main Office Department. The right candidate will be responsible for ensuring correct materials needed and/or delivered for work performed via onsite inspections.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Perform onsite inspections of materials at homes throughout the construction process
Assess waste on jobsites to adjust takeoffs.
Self-manage all aspects of the material purchasing process as well as the proper usage and installation of those materials.
Determine accurate material quantities are delivered. Coordinate and negotiate with material suppliers on incorrect material deliveries or delivery of damaged materials.
Provide direction to the field installation subcontractors on allocated materials for each area of the house as communicated by the Purchasing Department.
Determine incorrect material usage by subcontractors, provide the appropriate direction on correction to the subcontractors, and communicate the issue to the Construction Departments and Purchasing Departments.
Issue purchase orders for any material shortages and determine if the takeoffs need adjustment.
Make adjustments to material takeoffs in the operating system.
Negotiate pricing with labor subcontractors for extras that occur due to material shortages.
Determine all material overages and coordinate the pickup of those materials by the material suppliers.
Issue credit purchase orders for the material overages.
Make note of the misuse or excessive waste of materials by our turnkey subcontractors and communicate the details to the Construction and Purchasing Departments.
Be aware of ever changing applicable building codes and OSHA requirements which would alter material types, material usage, or material quantities.
Perform checklists and reports that aid in controlling the efficient management of all of the materials on all home types.
Communicate with counterparts to ensure efficient management of all of the materials on all home types across all areas of the Division.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or four to six years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must have a vehicle, a valid driver's license and be willing to travel.
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