HVAC/Plumbing Preconstruction Manager

Location Orange
Contact name: Jocelyn Palafox

Contact email: jocelyn@gulfstreamsp.com
Job ref: 7683
Published: 2 months ago

Job Title: HVAC/Plumbing Preconstruction Manager

Overview: This position is essential for a leading firm in the commercial mechanical construction industry, focusing on HVAC and plumbing systems for commercial facilities. The role demands a strategic approach to preconstruction processes, including system design, planning, and coordination, to ensure project success and client satisfaction.


  • Lead the preconstruction phase with a focus on HVAC and plumbing systems, ensuring designs meet client needs and industry standards.
  • Offer engineering expertise to enhance project planning and execution.
  • Review technical documents with attention to detail, ensuring compliance with building codes and standards.
  • Engage in business development activities, providing technical insights and proposals.
  • Coordinate with various teams to achieve project objectives and deadlines.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in commercial construction, with a strong background in HVAC and plumbing systems.
  • Proficient in California Building Codes, ASHRAE Standards, and familiar with OSHPD/HCAI requirements.
  • Experience in designing and managing projects across various sectors, including healthcare and education.
  • Leadership skills with experience in supervising engineering staff.
  • Effective communication skills for client interactions and team collaborations.


  • EIT/PE Licensure.
  • Experience with BIM, AutoCAD, Revit, and other design software.
  • Knowledge in sustainable design practices and energy modeling.