Creative Homes is currently seeking an experienced Purchasing Estimator who is motivated, organized, a self-starter with a strong construction background and good communication skills.
Capture and organize data and develop working knowledge of unit costs, production rates and total building costs
Prepare cost related reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
Develop reporting to identify errors and/or areas to improve costs with suppliers and trade partners
Setup and Organizational Implementation of Plan Swift
Work hand in hand with Purchasing Agent on standard options and custom price outs
Maintain unit pricing
BA/BS in Construction Management or Business Administration preferred
Two years’ experience in the Homebuilding Business preferred
Excel and Word proficiency
PlanSwift (or similar program) experience preferred
Strong organizational and planning skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail and follow-through
Ability to lead and participate in meetings
Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
Ability to interact with and support other team members
Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.
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 be able to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously with a professional, positive demeanor.
Daily interaction with various Creative Homes personnel, field associates, trade partners, consultants and homeowners. Regular contact with the general public. Frequent external contacts where matters discussed require resourcefulness, patience, clarity and tact.
This is a primarily a sedentary office position which requires the ability to occasionally bend, stoop, reach, lift, move and carry office supplies and materials weighing 25 pounds or less. Finger dexterity is required to operate computer keyboard and telephone equipment. Office work requires sitting at a computer monitor for extended periods of time, completing paperwork and to receive/return phone messages. Standing is required for filing and copying.
Creative Homes is proud to provide a comprehensive and competitive benefits program. We also provide a culture that is full of spirit, enthusiasm, passion and vitality – an environment that makes our Company a very special place to work. A few of our benefit offerings are:
Medical, with Health Savings Account
401K, plus Employer Match
Short Term Disability
Unlimited Paid Time Off
Long Term Disability
Professional Development Allowance
Opportunity awaits at Creative Homes for a Purchasing Estimator! Submit your application and resume today if you want to work for a great company, offering a wide variety of opportunities for career growth in a desirable real estate market!
Send all inquiries and documentation to: firstname.lastname@example.org
This description outlines the basic tasks and requirements for the position noted. It is not a comprehensive listing of all job duties of the associates.