Aug 16, 2020

Estimator

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Englewood, CO, USA
Construction

Job Description

*D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S.*, was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries.
Please visit our website atwww.drhorton.comfor more information.

*D.R. Horton, Inc.*is currently looking for an*_Estimator_*for their Main Office. The right candidate will be responsible foranalyzing blueprints, specifications, proposals and other documentation to prepare time, cost, material, and labor estimates for products, projects or services.

*Essential Duties and Responsibilities*include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
* Perform quantity take-offs to prepare detailed estimates in accordance with drawings and specifications
* Review Invitation to Bid (ITB) for a qualification of scope
* Interpret architectural drawings and specifications to determine project requirements
* Maintain computer databases (pricing, estimates, items, etc.)
* Approve/process all over-budget purchase orders
* Assist with maintaining take-offs, item cost, and contract pricing
* Assist in cost negotiations
* Field phone calls from potential new vendors as well as field staff
* Obtain vendor quotes
* Conduct all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company



*Education and/or Experience*
* Construction Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school
* Two to four years of related experience and/or training in the multi-family industry
* Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via DRH applications
* Proficiency with MS Office and email

*Preferred Qualifications*
* Knowledge of estimating software such as Blue Beam
* Strong communication skills
* The ability to meet multiple deadlines and attention to detail

Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:
* Medical, Vision and Dental
* 401(K)
* Employee Stock Purchase Plan
* Flex Spending Accounts
* Life Insurance
* Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays

*/Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, Americas Builder. #WeBuildPeople2/*



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**Job:** **Operations*

**Organization:** **Home Builder*


**Title:** *Estimator*

**Location:** *CO-Englewood*

**Requisition ID:** *2003238*
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