Estimator / Preconstruction Manager

Estimator / Preconstruction Manager

Michael Page | Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33302, US

Posted 10 days ago

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The Estimator / Junior Pre-Construction Manager is responsible for supporting the team in management of assigned preconstruction and estimating taks including, takeoffs, bidding, etc.

Client Details

Our client is a well established General Contractor with over 40 years of experience in Commercial and Residential Construction projects.


  • Review quantity take-offs, analysis, estimate, and studies for all items incorporated in the assigned scope.
  • Review drawings, specifications and all other construction documents. Make senior management aware of design-related problems, completeness of documents and other potential risks.
  • Responsible for the value engineering process during preconstruction for the assigned projects.
  • Knowledge of and working relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, vendors and consultants.
  • Ensure strict adherence to safety, Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC), ethics and compliance requirements at all times.
  • Communicate and collaborate with Operations and Purchasing during preconstruction efforts.
  • Develop and enhance owner, architect, subcontractor and vendor relations.
  • Responsible for the preparation of preliminary estimates and studies during preconstruction to monitor design development cost trends in order to detect over-runs and potential problem areas.
  • Ensure assigned tasks are completed and delivered within time-frames allotted.
  • Assist Purchasing in evaluating and analyzing subcontractor proposals.


  • 4 year engineering degree or equivalent combinations, technical training and/or experience.
  • 2- 5 years of commercial construction estimating experience (in South Florida)

Job Offer

  • Base Salary
  • Bonus Structure
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • PTO

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