Director of Preconstruction / Estimating Services

Shawmut Design and Construction   •  

Providence, RI

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


15+ years

Posted 36 days ago


At Shawmut, our primary objective is to deliver exceptional service catered to our clients’ specific goals and concerns. Our project teams deliver top quality work through a hands-on, collaborative process while keeping our clients’ best interests our absolute focus at all times. With specialized training and the support of a national company, we foster project teams whose skill and dedication leads to the deliberate, predictable and repeatable constructionexperiences that have attracted and retained the top clients in every market in which we focus. The most memorable constructionexperiences are based on one principle—it’s the people who make the difference. And at Shawmut, we have the very best.


This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for a passionate, experienced professional to join our leadership team in a strategic partnership with clients who are committed to changing the design and construction industry.

  • Senior level role within a highly progressive business unit focused on highly collaborative project delivery and strategic partnerships with a world-class clientele.
  • Projects will vary in scale and complexity from small renovations to complex, large-scale projects, working with high-end design firms.
  • This candidate will be proficient in kicking off and leading large teams through the target value design process in a co-location setting, beginning with developing the initial conceptual cost model, validation, target value design, pull planning, A3, root cause analysis, etc.


  • Senior level role with 15+ years experience
  • Prior experience includes:
    • Estimating, Preconstruction, Construction Operations (pm or super)
    • Projects: Academic and Healthcare, all sizes, renovation and new construction
    • Conceptual cost modeling and benchmarking
    • Design-Build and Target Value Design (DBIA member or certification a plus)
    • Integrated Project Delivery
    • Colocation/Big Room
    • Lean/Last Planner (LCI member or certification a plus)
    • Value stream process mapping and continuous improvement
    • Supply chain partnerships
    • Technology: Timberline, Revit, and D-Profiler
  • 2019-4140