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Commercial Preconstruction Manager

Houston   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Looking for a Commercial Preconstruction Manager!
  • Sound general contractor with solid pipeline!

About Our Client

Our client is a very reputable general contractor with a strong portfolio of high end commercial projects from schools, medical, sports, religious, industrial, and sports facilities. They are actively looking for a Preconstruction Manager to support the business with their rapidly growing portfolio of construction projects.

Job Description

This Preconstruction Manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Conduct initial analysis of drawings and specifications to ensure required documents are completed and available for cost estimates
  • Coordinate document distribution to estimating team through technical assistant staff to ensure proper dissemination and coordination of information that affects overall estimate
  • Attend Preconstruction meetings with design team, development team and construction team
  • Solicit specific project conceptual pricing from vendors and sub-contractors
  • Obtain building permit quotes through appropriate agencies
  • Develop a format that facilitates owner's needs for information using company selected software
  • Provide bench-marking material for all projects
  • Obtain specialty insurance coverage costs and requirements
  • Visit each project site to establish key contacts and key characteristics of the area
  • Coordinate administrative assistants with filing of drawings and correspondence for each project
  • Participate in Business Development pursuits and presentations

The Successful Applicant

This Senior Preconstruction Manager will have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Project Management, Architecture or related study preferred
  • Local to Houston, TX market or willing to relocate to Houston, TX
  • 5+ years of experience as an Estimator/Project Manager with commercial construction projects
  • Experience with commercial and/or Student Housing Development and Construction highly preferred
  • Experience as a Senior Estimator acceptable. Experience as a Preconstruction Manager preferred
  • High energy and a strong desire to be innovative in the housing industry
  • Must be willing to travel on occasion to visit project sites

What's on Offer

Strong salary and benefits with reputable and financially sound GC!