Director of Preconstruction

  • Residential Development
  • Roswell, Georgia
  • $150,000 to $200,000 + Benefits
  • JOB-5375 RHA

Established for over 60 years, our client is a leading real estate development and commercial construction company who are presently seeking a senior director to manage pre-construction and estimating services.

The Position:

The Director of Preconstruction will play a pivotal role in shaping the success of our client’s projects from the very beginning. As Director of Preconstruction, you’ll be instrumental in the initial envisioning phase, bringing your conceptual site estimating abilities to create a comprehensive budget that aligns with the project’s vision and goals. Your expertise in developing details that may not be fully defined in the architect’s program will be critical in ensuring a holistic approach to budgeting.


  • 4-year construction management, environmental design, architecture, or engineering degree (or equivalent)
  • Five (5) years’ experience as senior estimator for a commercial or multifamily builder.
  • Ten (10) years’ overall experience in estimating or project management as well as involvement of projects being built.
  • OSHA 10 certification
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Strong level proficiency in ProCore or equivalent
  • Strong level proficiency in On Screen Estimating tools.
  • Strong level proficiency in Estimating tools such as Timberline, MC2, ProEst or equivalent.
  • The ability to operate with minimal supervision and take initiative to achieve objectives.
  • Proven experience of effective resource management to accomplish tasks efficiently.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills for effective interactions.
  • Proven analytical and strategic planning abilities.
  • Familiarity with architectural design and planning principles and procedures.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate effectively with diverse communities.
  • An understanding of construction, architectural, and building firms’ operational practices.
  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare insightful reports.
  • Knowledge of local, state, and federal building codes.
  • Familiarity with budgeting, cost estimating, and fiscal management principles.