Careers at Creative Homes

Careers at Creative Homes


Creative Homes is seeking an Estimator to join our high energy, rapidly growing team!

Overview: This role is responsible for managing all activities involved with creating and maintaining material take-offs.

Essential Estimating Responsibilities:

  • Estimate materials for new plans, design center options and change orders
  • Create and maintain accurate material take-offs
  • Monitor material usage in the field for overages/shortages to update/correct material take-offs
  • Record and analyze take-off data through Microsoft Excel
  • Identify value engineering opportunities and cost reductions
  • Prepare bid requests for new/existing plans
  • Assist in evaluating new bid proposals

Requirements: Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, ability to proofread and edit, and complete projects in a timely manner. Job requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational skills with attention to detail and follow-through. Must have the attitude and ability to adjust to rapidly changing priorities and challenges, be able to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously with a professional, positive demeanor.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management or related field is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of estimating and purchasing experience in the home building industry.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Proficient with Microsoft products suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience in BuilderTrend preferred
  • Experience with Planswift or Bluebeam
  • Must have a solid working knowledge of home construction process
  • Thorough knowledge of construction/building materials and labor
  • Ability to read, interpret and develop take offs, scopes of work, specifications, and other construction documents
  • Organized, professional, detailed, works well under pressure
  • Excellent computer, written, verbal communication skills

Working Conditions:

  • Performs administrative duties in an office environment
  • Operate standard office equipment
  • Some travel to job sites required
  • Able to perform work duties during weekdays, including Saturdays, if required.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
Want to Join Our Team?

Creative Homes offers a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits. If you enjoy a fast-paced work environment that strives to deliver an unmatched customer experience, please apply.

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