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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Preconstruction Engineer

Washington, USA


Job Description

Construction Management firm seeking Preconstruction Engineer:

The Preconstruction Engineer is responsible for assisting the Preconstruction Manager and Preconstruction Team on assigned construction projects. The position performs routine daily activities and gathers and distributes information to subcontractors, consultants, architects, and clients. Candidates must be flexible and adaptable team-players, and have strong communication and client service skills. Work will be performed both in office and on jobsite. Daily responsibilities include but are not limited to:


§ Assist in estimating and take-offs of projects throughout design process

§ Maintain drawing log and update construction documents to most current set, including addenda

§ Manage bid list and contact information

§ Coordinate and assemble bid packages

§ Distribute project documents to subcontractors

§ Assist in developing subcontractor scopes of work

§ Solicit and coordinate price studies with subcontractors

§ Review and qualify subcontractor proposals to assure compliance with contract documents

§ Assist Team Managers with developing site specific logistics plans

§ Make site visits to understand construction process and familiarize self with various jobsites and jobsite conditions



- Bachelor’s Degree (Engineering, Construction Management, or Architecture related disciplines are preferred)

- Familiarity with Microsoft suite software, NewForma, Bluebeam, On-Screen Take-off, Google Sketch-up, AutoCAD, Revit

- Ability to read construction documents

- Ability to manage competing priorities in a deadline driven work environment

- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

- Desire to gain experience in construction engineering


Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in construction industry.

Company Description
Founded in Boston in 1985, John Moriarty & Associates has grown to become one of the most respected construction management firms in the industry. JMA has developed a construction process that is responsive and detail-oriented, and combines proactive and aggressive preconstruction strategies during the design process with a hands-on approach for the duration of the project. Five regional locations offer preconstruction consulting, construction management, and general construction for new buildings, building additions, renovations, and the fit-out of interior spaces. JMA’s work is 100% negotiated, and is most often completed for repeat clients. In today’s competitive business climate, we still believe in the value of keeping our word - this translates into meeting deadlines, maintaining budgets and delivering quality construction.

Role: Preconstruction Engineer
Job Type:
Location: Washington,

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