Assistant Preconstruction Manager in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

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Assistant Preconstruction Manager

HITT Contracting is headquartered in the Washington, DC area (Falls Church, VA). Our company has a strong, 80-year history of success in the commercial construction market nationwide and offers a positive, diverse, team-oriented work environment.  Year over year, we are ranked as the top large company to work for in the Washington DC area by the Washington Post.

The Assistant Preconstruction Manager reports to the Preconstruction Manager and the Senior Preconstruction Manager and is responsible in assisting with preconstruction services from initial intent through construction documents for assigned projects. The Assistant Preconstruction Manager must have proficient knowledge of the construction divisions and be able to quantify and manage specific trades to provide accurate pricing proposals. 



  • Assist in providing preconstruction services to our Clients and Operations teams
  • Work in team environment and handle multiple aspects of budget and bid proposals
  • Prepare written scopes of work for various trades
  • Review and understand technical and financial information being presented by Subcontractors
  • Have well-round knowledge of the major trades and components of building a construction project
  • Write RFI’s during the pricing phase of the projects
  • Assist in provide costs savings solutions
  • Make and influence decisions with multiple projects
  • Communicate with subcontractors and suppliers on a routine basis
  • Assemble deliverables both internally and externally
  • Review work product to ensure process and quality are consistently being achieved
  • On-going training of Project Engineers
  • Work and be productive with minimal oversight


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or related field, preferred
  • (1) to (3) years field experience or close involvement with projects under construction
  • Critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making in pressure situations
  • Understand construction drawings and specifications
  • Experience with project scheduling and phasing of projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Close attention to detail
  • Analyze technical information
  • Able to work well under deadlines
  • Microsoft Office Suite, with high level of proficiency using Excel
  • On Screen Take-off (OST)
  • Adobe products, including Bluebeam

HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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