Pre-Construction\Estimating Manager

Responsible for managing all pre-construction activities on building projects ranging in size from $500,000 – $25,000,000. Also responsible for estimating tasks necessary to meet the pre-construction schedule. Work with architects, subcontractors, suppliers, owners, and internal staff to deliver results that exceed client expectations, help build long-term relationships, and meet company profit goals.

Job Duties
  • Develop preliminary budgets for projects
  • Prepare construction schedule for estimating purposes, resolve staffing requirements, and plan logistics with the project manager
  • Assist in the procurement and management of design consultants for design/build projects
  • Develop and present detailed take-offs and accurate estimates
  • Review drawings, specifications, and other construction documents and communicate to others involved in the project regarding construction problems, completeness of information, and potential risks involved in the job
  • Prepare general conditions estimate and review with project manager
  • Prepare preliminary, schematic, design development and construction estimates and participate in the value engineering process
  • Support Business Development in proposal presentation and aid in building client and industry relationships
  • Mange prequalification of subcontractors, and assist the project manager in evaluating subcontractor proposals in preparation of subcontracts
  • Assist the project manager in buying-out the project
  • Maintain current estimating records and unit pricing
  • Reports to the operations manager, however expected to often work independently
Skills & Qualifications
  • Commitment to the core values of integrity, excellence, innovation, collaboration, and passion
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or a similar field
  • 5-8 years of experience
  • Demonstrate an imaginative, innovative and succinct approach to a project
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, as well as job costing software (experience with Viewpoint Vista is a plus)
Benefits & Perks
  • Health & dental insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer contribution
  • Tuition reimbursement opportunities
  • Paid time off
  • Seven paid holidays
  • Complimentary gym membership
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Very little long-distance travel

If you would like to apply, please send your cover letter and resume to: