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Cost Estimator

Job Title: Cost Estimator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Spring, United States
Industry:
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-03-20
Reference: BH-99275-1
Contact Name: Erica Williams
Contact Email: erica.williams@nesgt.com
Job Published: March 20, 2019 17:16

Job Description

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops cost estimates for plant facilities during various stages of capital projects using company’s estimating methods and tools
  • Assist with updates of weekly Status Report and project status summary reports
  • Interfaces with project team members to drive development and alignment on design and execution basis
  • Works with all disciplines to support optimization studies
  • Identifies and highlights key project risks, sensitivities, and mitigation
  • Performs estimate validation, benchmarking, and reconciliation analysis to present to project team and management
  • Applies learnings and critical thinking to implement fit-for-purpose use of estimate methodology
  • Supports development and maintenance of project schedule
  • Provides consultation on various aspects of the project process such as investment planning, project expenditure profiles, contracting and procurement, capital vs. expense evaluations, business controls, and compliance with ECMS guidelines
  • Conceive, implement or participate in capital efficiency improvement initiatives
  • Empowered to implement and identify tool and process improvements
 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in cost estimating with some field visit experience preferred
  • Basic to advanced level proficiency in Cost Estimating & Scheduling
  • Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Project
  • Strong Influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical, and computing skills
  • Adaptability to changing priorities
  • Ability to support multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Nice to Haves: Experience with SAP, PowerBi, PowerQuery