Development Manager

Caldwell Companies is a leading, fully-integrated real estate firm based in northwest Houston.  We are seeking a Development Manager to join our team. Caldwell Companies is a faith based firm that engages in large-scale commercial and residential development, real estate investments, commercial brokerage and asset management. Our Development Team is experiencing a high level of growth with the addition of two new Master Planned Communities.   Our company culture is a team/family-based environment where the individual is treated with respect. We foster a fun and enjoyable work setting.

The Land Development Manager will be responsible for:

  • Oversight of Paving, Utility, Landscape and various other subcontractors.
  • Daily field inspections
  • Oversight of civil, geotechnical and structural engineers
  • Oversight of architects and land planners
  • Construction project budgeting
  • Construction budget variance reporting and analysis
  • Maintenance of Proformas in tandem with one of the teams financial analysts.
  • Contract Negotiations and Bid analysis/administration
  • Scheduling including critical path analysis
  • Management of Residential Property Owner’s Associations and Municipal Utility Districts with the community.
  • Coordinate and assist others in market research, sales and advertising
  • Manage undeveloped land to ensure appropriate level of maintenance and taxes.


  • Excellent verbal and writing abilities
  • Financial and accounting understanding
  • Well Organized
  • Ability to delegate and follow up
  • Sociable
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Microsoft Project.
  • Ability to multi-task at a high level.
  • 4-10 years of experience in Civil Engineering or Land Development


  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering.

Caldwell Companies is an equal opportunity employer. To apply, please submit your resume.

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