Ask Austin  651-333-4181 Main Office  651-289-6800
Ask Austin  651-333-4181 Main Office  651-289-6800
Creative Homes Team

Purchasing Estimator Role

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 to join our high-energy, rapidly growing team!


    • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements

      Prepares construction budget by studying home plans, updating specifications, identifying and projecting costs

      Evaluates offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements

      Resolves cost discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information

      Implementation and maintenance of estimating software and reporting

      Develop reporting to identify errors and/or areas to improve costs with suppliers and trade partners



    Analyze information; Develop budgets; Vendor relationships; Reporting skills; Estimating; Quality focused

    Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.  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 be able to prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously with a professional and positive demeanor.

  • BA/BS in Construction Management or Business Administration preferred

    Two years’ experience in the Home Building Industry preferred

    Excel and Word proficiency (Microsoft Suite)

    PlanSwift (or similar program) experience preferred


Want to Join our Team?

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

Life/AD&D Insurance


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!

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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.


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