Senior Preconstruction Manager

WELBRO Building Corporation has a career opportunity for a preconstruction professional or estimator in our corporate office located in Maitland, FL.  Responsibilities include: 1) taking the lead on preparing full estimates on conceptual and complex work, 2) providing complete conceptual and final estimating input on complex CM work or complete total bid price for GC work, 3) Promote key relationships with owners, A/E’s and contractors while resolving technical and/or value engineering matters during negotiation and contract execution.  The ideal candidate will be 10+ years out of college and qualified to take on the full range of preconstruction and estimating duties.

Key Duties

  • Analyze and evaluate historical cost data to determine pricing
  • Build estimates based on an understanding of design, constructability, and sequencing of a project
  • Prepare detailed estimate of entire scope of assigned trades, building system, and/or overall project cost
  • Execute quantity take-offs of all building and site work components
  • Prepare and solicit bid requests for subcontractor
  • Participate in post-bid revisions, meetings, and negotiations
  • Analyze existing site conditions and all contract documents (plans, specifications, etc.) to determine any required scope that is not indicated
  • Work with Operations and fellow Preconstruction Managers to ensure general conditions and general requirements items are properly addressed in estimate
  • Review final estimate package for accuracy, scope, and pricing prior to final quotations
  • Manage public bidding and maintain compliance with Florida’s Consultants Competitive Negotiations Act (CCNA).


  • B.S. degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited university
  • 7+ years of experience as an Estimator with a commercial general contractor
  • 10+ years working for a General Contractor(s) in an Estimator or Project Manager career track; previous experience would include Office Engineer, Project Engineer, Estimator, and/or Assistant Project Manager in the commercial building construction industry.
  • Education/school project experience or hospitality experience is ideal.
  • High proficiency in estimating applications necessary
  • Integrity, tenacity, demonstrated ability to succeed, and the attitude to do what it takes to meet and/or exceed client expectations


Submit resume and salary requirements via online application system.  An offer will be contingent on passing a drug test. This position is eligible for WELBRO benefits package including relocation, health insurance, dental, life, LTD, ESOP, wellness, pet benefits, and 401(k). We are proud to be an employee owned company (100%), Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.

Due to limited staff and high volume of inquiries, we regretfully are unable to verify receipt of resumes. It’s our policy not to utilize the services of Executive Search or Staffing firms of any kind. We thank you in advance for your consideration.

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