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Pre-Construction Manager

Bureau Builders
$60,000 - $80,000 per year

Bureau Builders

Pre-Construction Manager

Bureau Builders, a leading renovation company with over 24 years of excellence in delivering exceptional results, is seeking a dynamic and skilled Pre-Construction Manager to join our dedicated team.

As a Pre-Construction Manager, you will be at the forefront of our projects, ensuring their successful transition from concept to reality. You will collaborate with architects, engineers, trade partners, and vendors to develop comprehensive project plans, budgets, and timelines. You will be the primary point of contact for clients, managing expectations, communicating progress, and addressing concerns throughout the pre-construction phase.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading the pre-construction phase of projects, including conceptual development, design coordination, selection process, estimating, and full-scope development.
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and designers to translate conceptual designs into detailed construction drawings, specifications, and cost estimates.
  • Conducting thorough site evaluations and assessments to identify potential challenges and opportunities.
  • Develop comprehensive project budgets, including detailed cost estimates for materials, labor, and trade partners.
  • Obtain and evaluate bids from trade partners and vendors to ensure competitive pricing and quality.
  • Create detailed project schedules, identifying critical milestones and dependencies to manage project timelines effectively.
  • Establish and maintain communication channels with clients, providing regular updates on project progress and addressing any concerns or changes.
  • Collaborate with the construction team to ensure a seamless transition from pre-construction to the construction phase.
  • Staying updated on industry trends, building codes, and regulatory requirements to ensure compliance and best practices.
  • Assist in resolving project-related issues and disputes, implementing corrective actions as necessary to keep the project on track.


  • A bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, engineering, or a related field is preferred but not required.
  • Proven experience (5+ years) in pre-construction management with a strong understanding of construction processes and project development.
  • Proficiency in project management software and construction estimation software is a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction practices, building codes, zoning laws, and regulatory requirements.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to anticipate and address potential issues before they arise.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex technical information to clients, trade partners, and vendors.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment while managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Relevant certifications and memberships in industry associations will be an advantage
  • Must possess a valid Drivers License and be able to pass a criminal background check.
  • Drug-free.


  • Full Time 
  • Competitive salary based on experience and references
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Other options available with continued employment: Phone, vehicle, health insurance, retirement savings

Application Instructions:

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications. Include examples of successful pre-construction projects you have managed and your role in their success. We are looking for candidates who are passionate about the custom home & renovation industry to contribute to our team's success.

Bachelor's Degree
Mid-Level (4 - 7 years)
Job type
Full Time
Additional benefits
  • Professional development and training opportunities.
  • Phone
  • Vehicle
  • Retirement Savings
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid time off