Lead Estimator

Job Title: Lead Estimator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, England
Salary: £40 - £55 per hour
Start Date: 2018-11-06
Reference: BH-93960
Contact Name: Daniel Crompton
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2018 21:45

Job Description

NES Global Talent is recruiting for a large multinational EPC for a Lead Estimator based in Manchester responsible for handling large LSTK-proposals.
The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing the following cost estimates: screening estimates (concept design stage), estimates (basic design stage), detailed estimates (execution stage) and detailed estimates.
  • Responsible of the production of cost estimates in line with the proposal plan and organizations procedures for proposal activities
  • Capable of supervising group of project control personnel including Cost Engineers
  • Prepare Man-Hour costs, historical data and ratios
  • Attend visits to sites for estimating major revamp work
  • Co-ordinates risk memo's and prepares risk analysis
  • Challenge and review estimates prepared by others
  • Reports hazards, accidents, property damage and substandard actions and conditions. Participate in accident investigations
Essential Experience
  • Mechanical Engineering degree (or equivalent)
  • 5+ experience as a Cost Engineer
  • Recent XP with EPC/LSTK proposal of £25m installed cost
  • Broad Technical Knowledge of estimating methods and project execution
  • Aspen K base experience required
Key Skills
Lead Estimator, Senior Estimator, Senior Cost Engineer, Lead Cost Engineer, EPC Engineering, Cost Estimates, Concept Design Stage, Basic Design Stage, Execution Stage, Detailed Estimates, EPC, Lump Sum Turnkey, LSTK, Aspen Kbase