Director of Pre-Construction Job at Mill Creek Residential – 3.5 Charlotte, NC
At MCRT a Director of Pre-Construction is responsible for overseeing the planning design and construction document phases of a variety of multifamily residential projects. The Director of Pre-Construction will be expected to offer input as well as real-time feedback as to the design efficiencies and cost implications related to choices and options in the design of the project, and in the selection of appropriate product type, materials, assemblies, systems and finishes. The position will oversee the preparation and updating of schedules for the issuance of construction cost estimates, the preparation of the construction documents, the issuance of site logistics and the construction of the project. This position is also responsible for participating in providing both conceptual and detailed construction cost estimates and budgets.
Takes a leadership role during the design and construction document phases of the project in an effort to
reduce construction costs through design efficiencies and value engineering
Collaborates with architects, engineers and other design and third party consultants in the preparation and
review of contract documents including landscape architects and interim designs
Communicates with Construction President, Vice President and Project Manager on project design, pricing
models, forecasting, trends and issues
Keeps abreast of new construction technologies and products in the industry
Leads the constructability review and redlines of plans and specifications at designated design milestones
Develops RFP for design-build subcontractors and leads the coordination meetings for these subcontractors
during the design process
Assists Project Managers by providing data and support needed in the underwriting and reporting of project
updates and changes
All other duties as assigned
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s degree in construction management, architecture, civil engineering or related business study
preferred with five years of experience in the preconstruction and estimating of high density residential and
mixed use projects.
10 years of overall experience with at least 5 years of experience in a supervisory role in project
preconstruction and estimating of high density residential and mixed use projects will be accepted in lieu of
Knowledge of construction practices and procedures, scheduling and safety standards and programs.
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, take off and estimating software and
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Auto Cad, Rivet, BIM, Procore are desired.
Strong organization, time-management, personnel management/oversight skills
Ability to communicate well in English both written and verbally.
About the Benefits of joining the Mill Creek Team
Comprehensive medical, dental and vision
Employer sponsored short and long term disability, Life and ADD insurance
401k with employer matching
Paid time off benefits: Vacation, Sick, Holidays
Mill Creek is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Are you ready to contribute to the success of Mill Creek Residential? If so, apply today and become part of an organization that believes in uncompromising integrity, celebrating successes, continuous improvement, and working hard, smart and together!
About the Company
Company: Mill Creek Residential – 3.5
Company Location: Charlotte, NC