Estimator

Procurement Farmers Branch, Texas


 

Title:

Estimator

Location:

Farmers Branch, TX

Department:

Purchasing / Procurement

Employment Type:

Full-Time / Permanent



About Us

Mattamy Homes is the largest privately owned homebuilder in North America, with an over 41-year history of operations across the United States and Canada. Every year, Mattamy helps more than 8,000 families realize their dream of home ownership. In the U.S., Mattamy is represented in 11 markets – Charlotte, Dallas, Jacksonville, Naples, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh, Sarasota, Southeast Florida, Tampa, and Tucson.

Mattamy’s Mission:  To Provide The Best Homeowner Experience

Mattamy’s Core Values:  Teamwork, Commitment, and Community

Company Culture:  At Mattamy Homes the environment is engaging, exciting, rewarding, friendly and team oriented. As employees of Mattamy, we truly believe in and are committed to the organization and have a passion for what we do.

Responsibilities

The Estimator, under limited supervision from the Vice President of Purchasing, is responsible for carrying bidding, estimating, analyzing data, and addressing day-to-day concerns of site and office staff related to discrepancies and omissions with PO’s. Providing and inputting quantity/cost estimates into the JDE database and carrying out maintenance of the database as directed. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare estimates, take-offs and solicit bids.
  • Suggest alternatives for pricing of both pre-planned and custom changes
  • Implement cost structures for purchase orders, custom changes, and price purchase orders as necessary ensuring target margins are met
  • Review and approve drawings prepared for the site
  • Participate in site visits to review accuracy and any necessary changes
  • Actively participate in analysis of drawings and field work for value engineering opportunities
  • Resolve problems and concerns related to upgrades and options sold of a technical nature
  • Coordinate through the Division’s Accounting Department, the review and execute necessary changes on invoices from suppliers while addressing discrepancies in JDE
  • Develop and maintain working relationships with trade partners
  • Fully execute new trade partner agreements with an understanding of Mattamy’s insurance requirements

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Construction, Finance, Business, Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in both purchasing/estimating or new home production
  • Competent in AutoCAD/Autodesk Design Review
  • Excellent computer skills in MS Office including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Analytical ability to deal with costs/revenue and build financial models, taking into account takes rates and total cost
  • Conceptualize and communicate ideas and revisions in both 2-D working drawings and 3-D concepts & visualization
  • Communicate technical and building code issues for all staff in laymen’s terms
  • Ability to listen to concerns and draw out the primary concern to be addressed and resolved

Why Mattamy

When you’re part of the Mattamy family, your day-to-day work has an incredible impact. Everyone on our team contributes to the unique Mattamy Way of helping our customers transform their home ownership dreams into reality all while providing The Best Homeowner Experience. What we do takes teamwork, and like family, everyone pulls together to give our very best. With a focus on continued growth and industry leadership, exciting career possibilities are waiting for you at Mattamy.

Based on the culture we pride ourselves on, we’ve received external recognition as well:

  • Best Places to Work in Orlando for 2021, 2018, 2016 & 2013
  • Best Places to Work in Phoenix for 2021
  • Best Places to Work in Raleigh for 2021
  • Best Places to Work in Tampa Bay for 2020 & 2019
  • Best Places to Work in Charlotte for 2018 and 2017
  • Best Places to Work in Jacksonville for 2016 & 2015 

At Mattamy Homes, we’re passionate about creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive environment where everyone can do their best work. Diversity and inclusion are important aspects of the work we do to support our homebuyers, colleagues and communities. We offer a progressive environment where you can experience exciting possibilities in your career including continuous learning and an opportunity for growth. Our competitive compensation and full-time employee benefits package includes:

  • 3 weeks of Company Paid Vacation + 3 weeks of Company Time Off and Sick Time
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance and Short/Long Term Disability
  • Flex Spending, 401K with Company Matching and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Entertainment Discounts, Employee Home Ownership Program and Company-wide Volunteer Program

We have big plans for our business and our team. Be part of our ambitious future!

Mattamy Homes is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, citizenship, religion, sex, national origin, disability or with respect to any other status protected under federal, state, and local laws or ordinances. Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to all persons.

Qualified applicants will be contacted directly by the Talent Acquisition team.