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Lead Cost Engineer

Job Information
LocationDoha, Qatar
Salary35 000 QAR - 24 000 QAR
Job TypePermanent
EducationBA/BS degree or Diploma in Engineering
Experience10 to 12 years

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Lead Cost Engineer for the following duties:

Manages material takeoffs on the most complex projects, drawings, and plans.

Reviews takeoffs provided by the Engineering Department and checks for mathematical and technical accuracy.

Develop procedures for the preparation of estimates for modifications and additions to the onshore and offshore facility.

Prepare and/or supervise the preparation of estimates in accordance with the approved procedure for all phases of the works from the agreed engineering deliverables to the appropriate level of accuracy.

Receive the engineering estimate from the lead/project engineer for each modification/addition and incorporate into the overall estimate for all phases of the work.

Prepare rationale statements to support the estimate identifying areas of weakness and or areas of risk.

Carry out validation and verification of the estimates using high level norms and by comparing with previous estimates, outcome costs and vendor prices.

Continuously monitor the performance of the estimating process as part of the KPIs for the contract.

From evaluation of the KPI data identify and make recommendations for improvement of the process.

Assists in training, developing, and maintaining a staff of estimators qualified to carry out departmental and project needs.

Assigns estimating personnel to projects and supervises their activities, reviewing work produced for accuracy.

Reviews contractual documents and modifications to determine scope of work and scope of changes.

Assists project management with preparation of schedules for estimate preparation, review, and publication.

Develops forms, formats, and procedures to improve the quality of work produced in the Department

Interfaces directly with clients.

Leads a small estimating organization of 1 to 4 employees who are qualified to perform capital cost estimating requirements.

Serves as a part of the Company’s Quality Improvement Team.

Manages the accumulation, evaluates, and documents historical cost data and construction procedures and methods in order to maintain current estimating standards and data bases.

Completes other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Quality Assurance – Responsible for working within the provisions and guidelines of the Quality Assurance system relevant to the BU, etc

Safety – Responsible for personal safety safe working practices for the BU, etc. Understand and follow OH&S procedures.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to energy.jobs@hireresolve.com. You can also contact Meghan or Esté on (+27) 021 551 8638.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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