Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC

Estimator / Preconstruction Manager / Sr. Preconstruction Manager - Dallas

Location US-TX-Dallas
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Brasfield & Gorrie has an exciting opportunity for a Preconstruction Manager or Sr. Preconstruction Manager to join our Dallas office, focusing on our commercial, mission critical, and/or healthcare projects.

  • Perform complex and sometimes multiple estimating assignments.
  • Develop all levels of estimates, including conceptual thru final design. Estimates should include project benchmarks and value analysis.
  • Understand and execute multiple delivery methods, including hard bid, negotiated GMP, Design Build, and IPD.
  • Work with operations teams on general requirements, including fees, financials, staffing of jobs, and construction schedules.
  • Establish schedule durations based on quantities, attend scheduling meetings, and solicit subcontractor schedules. Coordinate with internal Scheduling Department.
  • Demonstrate thorough understanding of scope definition and communicate pricing requirements clearly to subcontractors.
  • Work with Field Leadership to determine crew and labor sizing of a project.
  • Proficiently utilize estimating software tools: P6, BuildingConnected, BlueBeam, Agtek, Sage Timberline, Assemble and others.
  • Lead estimate reviews with project management, design team, and owners.
  • Visit jobsites to gain understanding of estimate accuracy and impact.
  • Work with marketing department to assist with proposal preparation.
  • Develop subcontractor and supplier relationships.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with architects, owners, engineers, designers, clients, and others for potential business development.
  • Collaborate with internal Virtual Design group during estimate to develop quantities, logistics plan and 4D schedules
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to less experienced estimators
  • Gather historical data from past/on-going projects for use in future estimates

Education - Skills - Knowledge - Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction, engineering, or related field; or related construction experience
  • 4-10 years of Estimating and/or combination of estimating and project management experience
  • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Technical writing skills
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Innovative attitude
  • Proven experience with technology

Building Your Brasfield & Gorrie Career

Start your career in a big way

No matter your starting point, when you join the Brasfield & Gorrie family, you open the door to a rewarding career at one of the most respected and dynamic companies in the industry. Here you decide your path and what you will make of your career—and your life.


We value everyone

At Brasfield & Gorrie, we see our purpose as building exceptional people, trusting relationships, great projects, and strong communities. Valuing everyone is essential to our purpose, so for us, valuing diversity and inclusion is more than a lofty company commitment; it’s a way of building relationships that helps us live our purpose in our daily work.


You’ll benefit from working at Brasfield & Gorrie

By offering a strong foundation of employee benefits, we ensure that you and your family have the tools and means to prosper. We’re proud to provide a competitive benefits and compensation package. Our employees have access to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), wellness programs, career development classes, and many more benefits. We’re proud to be ranked by both Top Workplaces and Best Places to Work in multiple cities!


About Brasfield & Gorrie

Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We're skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and Lean construction, but we're best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 13 offices and more than 3,200 employees. Our 2020 revenues were $3.9 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 22nd among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2021. Brasfield & Gorrie is ENR Southeast's 2021 Contractor of the Year.


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