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  1. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Design Center Mng in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Design Center Mng in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Family Atmosphere - Honest Company

    Cons

    There are no cons I know of.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!


  2. "Great Place to Work!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Drees Homes full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    They are really committed to a high quality product. Great training.

    Cons

    Have to work almost every weekend.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage a weekend off per month to prevent burnout.

  3. "Builder"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Builder in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Builder in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great company. They care about quality of work

    Cons

    I don’t have any cons


  4. "Great Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Commitment to success
    Team atmosphere
    Competitive salary
    Benefits

    Cons

    Work load distribution
    Timeframe before build

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work! Truly care about team!


  5. "Best Company Around!!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Mitchell, KY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Mitchell, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Private - family owned company that's been around for 90 years!! Feels like family. Long-time tenured employees; employees stay 30 and 40 years which tells you Drees is doing something right besides building great homes!!

    Cons

    Benefit package could be better.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!!


  6. "liar liar"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - N/A
    Former Employee - N/A
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Drees Homes full-time

    Pros

    none the company is pitiful

    Cons

    poor benefits low compensation plan poor management

    Advice to Management

    get a new dp


  7. Helpful (4)

    "Pre Construction - Estimating"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time

    Pros

    Potential for bonusing. Most employees are great to work with.

    Cons

    Recent company wide survey indicated the management does not listen to their employees, Austin Office Management is technology challenged and lacks forward thinking, Design Center Selections are not processed timely forcing estimators to followup which cuts into estimating completion time. Micromanagement, Lacking information before starting projects.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees.

  8. "Regional Production Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Regional Production Manager in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Regional Production Manager in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Family owned, high regard for quality, and typically make good profits.

    Cons

    Too conservative when buying land and typically below average compensation packages and lack luster health insurance.


  9. "Market Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    They do build a beautiful quality home

    Cons

    Management unprofessional, can not live up to what is offered. Unapproachable, ZERO training on there systems, cross selling policy is ridiculous . Its fend for yourself and very cut throat!!!

    Advice to Management

    the quality of management is well below the quality of the homes, management shows favoritism and does to much role playing .


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Drees Homes full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    You will not find a more supportive team of co-workers. Great products and a management team that cares about their customers.

    Cons

    Customers can be challenging. It's tough to see nice people unhappy with some aspect of their new home, especially since everyone at Drees has good intentions.