Residential Estimator (21064)

MHI Houston , TX 77020

Posted 3 weeks ago

McGuyer Homebuilders, Inc. (MHI) is a privately held Texas homebuilder that is consistently recognized as one of the nation's top homebuilders. MHI builds in the four major Texas markets - Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Austin and San Antonio - offering award-winning designs under its signature brand, Coventry Homes. Since its founding in 1988, MHI has built more than 50,000 homes for Texas families and holds a 98 percent customer recommendation rating by exceeding customer expectations through quality service, construction and value. MHI's "Built Around You" philosophy allows its buyers to customize their homes for their own individual tastes, which allows MHI to differentiate themselves from their competition. For more information, visit

Position Summary:

Responsible for designing structural framing and estimating the structural materials of single family, duplex and town home projects in the Houston, Dallas, Austin, and San Antonio markets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design joist and rafter layouts in AutoCAD
  • Populate values in AutoCAD used for material takeoffs of framing, windstorm, roofing, masonry and sheetrock


Candidate should be:

  • Computer literate, specifically AutoCAD and/or Revit

  • Able to visualize a 3D object from a 2D drawing

  • Attentive to details

  • Able to perform multiple, detail-oriented tasks with time-sensitive deadlines

  • Comprehension of residential architectural, structural drawings, framing practices and assemblies is a plus.

Only applicants with experience in the following need apply:

  • Drafter/designer with a residential builder, residential structural engineer, or residential architectural firm.

  • Experience with AutoCAD 2013 or newer. VisionRez or Revit experience is a plus, but not required.

  • Educational Background: Bachelors in Architecture or related degree program preferred, will accept two year degree with relevant work experience.

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