ARCO/Murray is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. At ARCO, our goal is to foster an environment of boundless organic growth where advancement opportunities for our associates are limitless. If you are interested in our best in class merit based financial reward structure and are ready to take your career to the next level, consider joining our team of highly successful Preconstruction Development Managers. As a Preconstruction Development Manager at ARCO, you have high visibility to best-in-class clients and the ability to manage projects independently, whilst leveraging the knowledge of your Preconstruction team and internal Project Managers.
The ARCO family of companies completed $1.7B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018. ARCO has been named as one of the Fastest Fifty growing private companies in Chicago for the past 7 years as well as a five-time winner of 101 Best & Brightest Companies in Chicago. ARCO is also a five-time Best Place to Work in Illinois and in 2018, was named #1 mid-sized company in the state. ARCO is currently #15 on the ENR Top 100 Design/Build firms list and #49 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors list. ARCO’s leadership attributes the companies’ success to its exceptional associates and the award-winning culture they create.
Effectively communicate with clients/owners schedule, budget, and action items to facilitate projects
Be the single point of contact for the client during the preconstruction process and represent the development team to all external parties
Act as an advisor to clients on site layout, building design and entitlement path to best fit their timing and cost needs.
Coordinate with real estate attorneys, land owners, and development partners
Travel (primarily day trips) to visit prospective sites across the US, conduct visual inspection, and meet with local authorities to gather information and develop a preconstruction plan for a project
Create and manage schedules
Prepare and maintain preliminary cost estimates
Research and develop design alternatives and value engineering solutions and provide client with associated cost estimates
Prepare documents for regulatory agencies to obtain required permits.
Manage the civil design including conceptual site plans and preliminary engineering documents through construction documents
Oversee the preparation of engineering studies and report conclusions to design and construction team
Prepare engineering cost estimates
Opportunity for business development, cultivating and maintaining client relationships, implement marketing initiatives, proposal production, and public presentations
Manage the procurement of all necessary entitlements and permits for clients on multiple projects on accelerated time frames
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Architecture, Urban Planning or Real Estate
3 – 10 years of preconstruction or land development experience
Experience should demonstrate successful project delivery including schedule and budget management
Professional Engineer (PE) license (preferred but not required), ARCO/Murray will support the pursuit of licensure for EIT
AutoCad and Civil 3D (or similar site work program) preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Project and Excel
We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes:
Generous bonus program based on performance
ARCO funded Profit Sharing program
Tuition reimbursement for associates
One month paid sabbatical after every 5 years of employment
Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
Please visit our website at www.arcomurray.com for more information about our family of companies.
ARCO/Murray is proud to be an equal opportunity employer
About ARCO/Murray National Construction Company
ARCO/Murray is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States. The ARCO family of companies completed $1.7B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018. ARCO is currently #15 on the ENR top 100 design/build firms list.