Preconstruction Manager / Estimator

Address : 18333 Wings Corporate Dr, Chesterfield, MO 63005

Website Knoebel Construction

Preconstruction Manager / Estimator

Knoebel Construction is searching for a full-time Preconstruction Manager/Estimator.  Knoebel Construction, Inc., is a Chesterfield, MO based General Contractor with over forty years’ experience in retail center development, retail, restaurant, and multiuse construction.


  • Nurture and cultivate Client and Subcontractor relationships.
  • Identify Client’s critical Success Factors during bid process.
  • Prepare bid solicitation, addenda, and publication as needed.
  • Participate in preconstruction meetings with client as needed.
  • Conduct preconstruction meeting with subcontractors and vendors as needed.
  • Review plans and specifications to have clear understanding of the project and its requirements.
  • Prepare estimates including quantity take-offs and subcontractor bid review.
  • Develop and finalize general conditions costs.
  • Solicit applicable subcontractor and suppliers as needed.
  • Develop and finalize general conditions costs.
  • Prepare proposal and qualifications for client submission.
  • Provide subcontractor and vendor bid feedback following award notice.
  • Assist with preliminary budget exercises as requested.
  • Attend industry functions as requested.
  • Effectively estimate projects in a competitive bidding environment.


  • Experience that includes estimating or construction management duties.
  • Working knowledge and/or experience in the construction or building industry.
  • Demonstrated record of success in the construction field.
  • Ability to be self-sufficient and self-directed.
  • Well organized and follow through on all job responsibilities.
  • Superior interpersonal, teamwork and oral and written communication skills.
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Projects.
  • Outstanding record of dependability and excellent references.
  • Willingness to travel on occasion as project demands.
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