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D.R. Horton Reviews

Updated September 25, 2017
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D.R. Horton President and CEO David V. Auld
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Pros
  • Great team, great managers, great benefits (in 15 reviews)

  • DRH is a great company to work for (in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • It can make work/life balance difficult sometimes, but this is not always the case (in 11 reviews)

  • Easily replaceable by upper management (in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Community Sales Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Sales Manager in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Community Sales Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at D.R. Horton full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Given an opportune location you can make unbelievable money. If you've ever wondered what it is like to run your own sales office then this is the place! Horton will basically give you a turn key opportunity to sell your community.

    Cons

    Long hours and no weekends

    Advice to Management

    Company is #1 for a reason in their respective field. Management is often harsh in driving sales but it comes with the territory for a job with tremendous upside.


  2. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Construction Superintendent in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Construction Superintendent in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good support systen for employees

    Cons

    Easily replaceable by upper management

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employee concerns

  3. Helpful (2)

    "Great place to work!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great insurance, co-workers, salary and vacation time.

    Cons

    Lacks opportunity to transition into management positions.

    Advice to Management

    Employees with extensive applicable experience, perfect performance reviews and express the desire for management, are often overlooked by less qualified candidates for promotion.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time

    Pros

    Great team environment. Easy to get along with.

    Cons

    Not a lot of growth

    Advice to Management

    More growth potential.... salary wise.


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server Administrator in Fort Worth, TX
    Current Employee - Server Administrator in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Good Management Team
    - Staying Current and up to date with Technology, which means constantly gaining new experiences.
    - Management makes sure to recognize you if you put in the work

    Cons

    -This is an IT environment where the expectation is to be available when the business requires it. It can make work/life balance difficult sometimes, but this is not always the case.


  6. "Assistant Superintendent"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Superintendent in Indio, CA
    Former Employee - Assistant Superintendent in Indio, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at D.R. Horton full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good team spirit, and room to advance

    Cons

    I didn't experience many negative things


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Truly Excellent Market Leader"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Prefer Not to Say in Fort Worth, TX
    Current Employee - Prefer Not to Say in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Exceptional people, above average pay, excellent benefits package, flexible work schedule, ability to move/transfer within company and between divisions.

    Cons

    Not nearly enough planning ahead, constantly behind schedule on projects, too much turnover amongst sales personnel, not enough consistency between divisions

    Advice to Management

    The secret to even greater success than we already have is CONSISTENCY: in our products, in our business practices and

  8. "DR Horton Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time

    Pros

    Has great benefits, paid vacation, paid personal leave, paid sick days.

    Cons

    You can't really move up, no communication, no accurate evaluations unless there is a fallout.

    Advice to Management

    Communication is key to a great positive working environment.


  9. "Market Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at D.R. Horton full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly & transparent work environment

    Cons

    office is slightly far from downtown


  10. "D.R. Horton Intern"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Portland, OR
    Former Employee - Intern in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at D.R. Horton (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Get to experience the entire division. Worked in each of the segments for a week before transitioning into my internship role. Got to shadow people and if you want to try a different experience you can.

    Cons

    Sometimes they ran our of work for you.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure interns stay busy.


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