Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Calgary, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-04-25
Reference: BH-107141
Contact Name: Courtney Blazevic
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2019 17:17

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, is currently seeking an Estimator in Calgary, AB. The working schedule will be Monday-Friday, 40 hours/week. 

The cost estimator generates estimates for projects based on case scenario as well as alternate scenario developed during various project stages.

  • Develop estimates to support generation of budget planning
  • Generate estimates for projects ranging from 250K to  20MM
  • Developing a complete estimate including ( Engineering , equipment , materials and bulks , construction and commissioning )
  • Estimator will be responsible for benchmarking efforts for project and to benchmark projects estimates against other industry projects
  • Utilize estimates to track project cost performance and procurement savings
  • Perform fair cost estimates and participate in the negotiations of contractor's bids and change request proposals
  • Develop and maintain the corporation's estimating and historical cost database
  • Lead risk assessment analysis for capital project execution prior to funding authorization
  • Develop and maintain tracking metrics for projects to identify best practices to reduce the cost of future installations.

  • Minimum BA/BS and 10 years of experience
  • Experience in working on Brown Field projects , Debottlenecking
  • Good knowledge of AACE and International recommended practices for cost estimating
  • Must be detailed and accurate
  • Ability to multi task and prepare multiple estimates at same time
  • Good communicator with ability to prepare presentation and communicate cost estimate details to project sponsors
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Access , Word, Power Point .

Job Reference #107141

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