This opportunity is with a leader of construction services for large scale facilities construction projects. This firm provides a complete life cycle of solutions that are custom-fit to the requirements of their client's critical facilities. They build these critical facilities nationwide and are aimed at adding value and strength to their clients by providing expertise in current pricing and economic trends, while utilizing the most up to date means and methods in the construction and design industries.
Preconstruction Manager - Des Moines, IA
Prepare and review Price and Cost Proposals / Specifications, drawings or customer requests to determine equipment requirements.
Prepare and review the scope specified within the proposal to ensure it includes appropriate scope
Prepare price work up sheets to accurately determine costs and profits
Review the labor rates to ensure accordance to the contract specifications and check labor productivity to ensure hours allotted are appropriate to minimize working restrictions, overtime, etc.
Prepare and review the material pricing and validate against other pricing references, acquire material quotes when possible
Prepare and review pre-purchased material or equipment and/or equipment rental rates against fair and reasonable pricing references
Review contractor mark-ups to ensure that the correct mark-ups are being used and that any mark-up caps are not exceeded
Assist with the Preparation of Sales Proposals
Assist in sales strategy for proposals
Interface with Project Managers regarding project requirements
Will participate in the negotiation meeting with subcontractors
Develop cost estimates from the engineering drawings; proactively identify deficiencies and/or questions; and actively assist the project team toward the answers
Prepare and review material take-offs from contract documents and drawings
Prepare conceptual and cost study estimates from preliminary sketches
Accumulate, evaluate and document historical cost data for the development of future estimates
Experience with Construction Services for Large Buildings / Facilities a Must
Electrical / Mechanical Systems background
Excellent customer service skills
Capable of Multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.
MS Office Skills to include: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or Construction
5-10 years of experience in performing Cost Estimates, Reviewing Contractor's Price and Cost Proposals for major engineering and construction projects
Heavy Construction Projects experience is preferred
Experience with Construction Estimation Software (Timberline, CMIC, etc)
Qualified candidates can send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org ( resume at pkaza dot com ) with 14891137 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and also see all of our critical facility openings at: https://jobs.pkaza.com
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Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, medical insurance and a 401(k) plan.
EOE / AA Employer M/F/D/V
Pkaza, LLC is a third party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by the employer that we represent and not by the candidate.