Senior Cost Engineer
Contributes to the development of new techniques and standards. Considered an expert in the field of cost engineering. Generally functions as the assigned cost engineer on a small or medium project performing routine cost activities with minimal supervision. Has considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.
- Provide input to the development of the Project Controls Plan
- Coordinate and monitor cost engineering activities and implementing required resources and systems to ensure availability of timely, accurate cost information, and forecasts
- Facilitate cost trending meetings
- Facilitate cost portion of weekly project team meetings
- Input or update budget information, expenditure information, and forecasts into the cost reporting system(s)
- Develop and process changes in the change management system. This may require interface with the client
- Earned value analysis based on input from project leads. Recommend corrective actions
- Prepare and analyze revenue and cost for home office and field services, included margin analysis
- Prepare and assist Business Development in the preparation of Pro-services estimates for proposals
- Recommend usage of contingency
- Assist in assigning personnel to each project
- Perform personnel performance evaluations
- 10+ years of experience is required
- BS or MS in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience is required
- Proficiency in design, procurement, and construction/field services processes and their inherent cost performance risks is required
- Familiarity with the Operating Procedures for Project Controls is required
- Knowledge and understanding of the scope of work for projects is required
- Able to effectively communicate with project management, other project leads, and the client is required.
- Exceptional planning and organizational skills is required
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