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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We had an exceptional experience with Creative Homes and would recommend them to anyone. Not only did we get a well-built home, but the customer service exceeded our expectations. From our first meeting, to well-after we closed on our new home, the Creative Homes team made us feel like we were family. We already know we want Creative Homes to build our next home (in many, many years)!

Sarah & Andy
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The building process was so fun and easy; every week it was so exciting to see progress on our home. The design studio made for an easy experience when picking all the materials for our home. From start to completion, their attention to detail was phenomenal. Creative Homes has a solid team of experts and were always there to answer any question we would have. There is no doubt that I would recommend Creative Homes to anyone building a home.

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Best quality and people to work with. This is the 4th home I have built in my lifetime and by far the best of the best.

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We had an incredible experience with our build by Creative. We LOVE our new home, & are so grateful for such an easy-going process from start to finish!

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Creative Homes put together our dream home! We were so nervous about the process and making the wrong decisions, but they were there to make everything turn out perfect. They went above and beyond to make our needs met!