Matt Bien has over seven years experience in the construction industry with a well-rounded knowledge base of construction project management from project design through project closeout. Matt’s involvement in project management carries a heavy emphasis on quality control, ensuring all projects are carried out according to quality standards, while remaining on schedule and on budget.
Since his entry into construction, Matt has acquired a solid understanding of scheduling, contracts, procurement, job submittal, processing and RFI’s. While working in estimating and purchasing, Bien gained a solid understanding sub- contracting. His primary focus in this area included performing quantity takeoffs for pricing matrixes, tracking permits, processing subcontractor documents, and obtaining bids.
Before working with PREMIER Design + Build Group, LLC, Matt worked as a project engineer for a construction firm in Arlington Heights, Illinois, where he coordinated and supervised all construction activities by managing project plans, specifications and design elements. Matt raised the bar by producing and implementing a quality control manual for the company to utilize, and ensuring all jobs passed necessary building inspections. The position called for management of all RFI’s, as well as safety enforcement on all projects. Matt executed a new, company-wide, project management software system and provided training for the architects and sub-contractors.
Matt’s expertise comes from a total immersion into the project management process from construction to management and from design to closeout. Matt’s experience includes approximately 225,000 square feet of commercial construction.
Bachelor of Science - Construction Management with a minor in Business Administration
- Illinois State University - Normal, Illinois