Ryan Companies US, Inc. has an immediate career opportunity for a Senior Preconstruction Manager -Multifamily to join our team in Chicago!
Do you enjoy working in a fast, fun, inclusive, and collaborative workspace? Do you want the next chapter of your career to be with an industry leader in commercial real estate who brings a fully integrated and creative design-build approach? If this describes you, we encourage you to apply today.
Some things you can expect to do:
Work with project managers to develop conceptual and detailed estimates.
Perform quantity take-offs of key construction systems
Create project estimates individually and with a team
Solicit subcontractor pricing for budgeting and bid proposals
Scope and select subcontractors based on best value and project requirements
Record final estimates and maintain cost history
Support the development, architectural, and construction team with preconstruction expertise including value design, costs, project schedule, procurement, and project pursuits
Train Cost Engineers and Project Management staff
Review and provide feedback on project estimates created by the project managers. Provide direction for understanding project scope, market pricing, and available resources
Assist clients and developers with conceptual budgets of types.
Capable of cost modeling using Uniformat II system costs
Lead the design process and provide input on schedule status, cost impacts, project efficiencies, and constructability.
Record design meeting minutes and distribute to team members.
Create and manage overall preconstruction/predevelopment schedule consisting of key construction, design, development, and entitlement activities.
Able to perform these duties efficiently and self-sufficiently
To be successful in this role, you must have a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architectural, or Construction Management degree and at least 6-10 years of proven experience in the commercial construction industry (senior living and multi-family experience preferred).
You will really stand out if you:
Understand construction means and methods, building types, and procurement methods.
Have proficiency with CSI and Uniformat II work breakdown structures.
Perform thoughtful and accurate quantity take-offs and summarize data in a meaningful way.
Demonstrate deep knowledge of Microsoft Excel, OST, Bluebeam, Destini, Building Connected and MS Project.
With more than 80 years in business and 16 offices (and growing!), Ryan offers comprehensive commercial real estate solutions to customers across the US. We bring a collaborative, relationship-driven approach to delivering spaces where people thrive and businesses succeed. Join a company with an outstanding culture and competitive benefits. At Ryan, we don’t just build buildings – we build stories.