Senior Cost Engineer

Job Title: Senior Cost Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Spring, United States
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-16
Reference: BH-112070
Contact Name: Kate Rossiello
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 17, 2019 16:33

Job Description

  • 20-25 years of experience cost engineering and estimating with downstream projects, owner onshore mega projects, and some EPC. Not all pipeline experience.
  • Extensive experience with Cost/SAP (Additional costing systems) and Primavera/P6 would be an asset.
  • Manage full project scope cost datasheets and work with the project team to update figures based on cost optimization efforts that are ongoing in the company
  • Develop a cost breakdown structure that reflects the WBS and in alignment to all project components and the contract strategy
  • Analyze and generate a total project cost picture from invitation to bid responses
  • Assist the project team in necessary iteration of the total project cost model that will be required to perform sensitivities while evaluating project economic viability
  • Report the class of cost estimate based on the “basis” used and support basis of contingency
  • Provide, monitor and maintain cost and man-hour data from contractors/fabricators/suppliers, assist in identifying actual expenditures, cost forecasting and reporting of same.
  • Develop and issue daily/weekly/monthly cost reports that include committed and invoiced costs, forecast spends, actual and planned progress, forecast milestones and completion dates to the appropriate Development Project team members.
  • Continuously monitor costs – actual spent vs. plan spend as reported by Contractors/Fabricator/Suppliers by incorporating cost, schedule progress/accuracy and quantity of materials/equipment installed against project baseline.
  • Responsible for data, data analysis, tools, and presentation materials.
  • Assisting with development of Project Closeout Plan.
  • Senior assistance tracking cost variance among different concept alternatives.