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Preconstruction Manager

Michael Page Cincinnati Full-Time
$80,000.00 - $120,000.00 / year
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I'm working with a very well established General Contractor who has a presence across the whole of the Midwest.

Client Details

With offices in Illinois, Indianapolis, Wisconsin and Ohio my client is a general contractor with 100 years experience. Projects include - Healthcare, Education, Industrial, Multifamily, Corporate and more.

They offer an excellent overall benefits package including generous 401k, vehicle allowances, bonus and medical plans.


  • Responsible for handling the bid process

  • Lead a complete project cost evaluation

  • Develop detailed scopes of work

  • Understanding of differential pricing and when to use different unit costs

  • Ability to assemble and present a complete presentation

  • Ability to prepare detailed conceptual cost estimates and conceptual cost studies from schematic or feasibility-level documentation

  • Participate in client meetings and actively present and review estimates

  • Complete, track and articulate Value Analysis pricing exercises

  • Compare and reconcile budgets from internal resources as well as outside trade partners

  • Develop and build relationships with local subcontractor market

  • Provide leadership through building relationships, motivating others, providing clear direction, and cooperative teamwork

  • Able to engage and develop business with new and existing customers


  • Construction related degree is preferred

  • 6- 10 years of experience in a preconstruction or estimating role with projects up to and in excess $5M

  • Experience with the bidding process: soliciting bids, communicating with bidders, evaluating subcontractor proposals, using bid tally sheets, etc.

  • Experience in using Estimating software

  • Ideally you will have experience in the following markets - industrial, workplace, retail, healthcare, hospitality, and higher education

Job Offer

    • Up to $120 Plus bonus DOE
    • 401k - Competitive
    • Medical Plan
    • Other benefits


Skills required

Forecasting Information
Time Management
Resolve Issue
Problem Solving
Provide Direction


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Preconstruction Manager
$80,000.00 - $120,000.00 / year
Estimated Salary: $90K
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