Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC

  • Preconstruction Manager - Various Locations

    Location US-AL-Birmingham | US-NC-Charlotte
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  • Responsibilities

    Brasfield & Gorrie is looking to add a Preconstruction Manager in our Charlotte, NC, and Nashville, TN, offices. 



    Responsibilities and Essential Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):

    • Understand the bid requirements for hard bid, conceptual, schematic, and design development estimates.
    • Review drawings and specifications for completeness of information before pricing.
    • Gather, calculate and compile data for use in estimates.
    • Identify the project requirements for bidding, insurance, staging, and phasing.                                      
    • Prepare invitations to bid, including all project phasing, alternate pricing, and break out pricing requirements per the project specifications.        
    • Read, understand, and distribute addendum and drawing revisions to bidding subcontractors.
    • Establish subcontractor call list for each project type.
    • Set up estimates with correct cost codes and descriptions.
    • Utilize estimating software tools, including P6, ISQFT, On-Screen Takeoff, Earthwork, Timberline, Assemble and others.
    • Conduct jobsite walkthrough to develop a site logistics plan and understand job constraints.
    • Identify crane requirements and access/haul road routes per the site logistics plan and site constraints.
    • Draw cut sections and elevations of all foundations, foundation walls, retaining walls, shoring, etc. to determine relationships to adjacent activities or objects.
    • Conduct preconstruction schedule meeting with Superintendent, Project Manager and Preconstruction team to create an overall project schedule.                       
    • Establish and develop value engineering ideas and items.
    • Establish list of clarifications for assigned proposal or bid.
    • Perform quantity surveys for each CSI division.
    • Establish scope sheets and review subcontractor quotes.
    • Provide unit pricing for labor and materials and subcontractors.
    • Establish labor and material prices for self-perform items.
    • Establish building risk, labor burden, and sales tax rates for the project.
    • Review the project estimate, schedule, labor costs, and equipment costs with a General Superintendent and Division Manager.
    • Code estimates to an established schedule of values.
    • Assemble final estimate and summary/schedule of values to present to owner.                                      
    • Review and present budget/bid to design team and owner.                                                                    
    • Complete all closeout requirements for unsuccessful estimates.                                      
    • Conduct estimate rollover/review meetings with project management team for successful estimates.
    • Interact with subcontractors, designers, and clients to build and strengthen relationships.
    • Provide leadership and mentoring to less experienced Preconstruction Managers.

    Education - Skills - Knowledge - Qualifications & Experience

    • Bachelor degree in construction, engineering, or related field
    • 5 - 10 years of estimating experience and/or combination of preconstruction and project management experience
    • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent written communication
    • Conflict resolution skills
    • Superior organizational skills
    • Ability to multitask
    • Innovative attitude
    • Proven experience with technology
    • Willingness to travel 


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