AECOM Cost Estimating Engineer in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh
The Estimator reports to the Estimating Section Lead with following responsibilities:
Analyze and research data, select metrics to produce valid estimates, ensure that all quantity surveys and pricing are accurate and complete.
Review project deliverables including design packages, project drawings, specifications, and other deliverables and prepare mechanical and electrical part of the project capital and operation cost estimates.
Evaluate changes, update estimates as per the design changes and track and maintain all estimates for further analysis.
Prepare weekly bid calendar and ensures timely completion of estimates, review estimates and revisions for completeness and accuracy.
Reviews project documents and understand scope of work to estimate, execute take-offs of construction documents, input take-offs into computer spreadsheet.
Obtain pricing for materials, equipment, subcontracts etc. make an estimate where predetermined standard(s) are not available.
Prepare cost analysis by recapitulating material, labor, equipment, subcontractor and overhead costs.
Inform senior estimator of any observed inaccuracies or omissions in quoted items or computer database.
Develop and maintain resource information on products, vendors, sub-contractors, government requirements, etc.
Attends departmental meetings as required, acquire understanding of the requirements of the project/program at hand, selecting metrics to produce valid estimates.
Visit sites and other venues to gather essential information, review documents or consult experts to collect all necessary data.
Analyze data and produce forecasts, prepare detailed reports or bids for submission to appropriate parties
Select advantageous deals by evaluating offers and quotes, foster relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, architects etc.)
Perform or coordinate quantity development and verification for a discipline or specialty. Develop, or assist in the development of quantity bases for assumption.
13+ years of relevant experience, in addition, experience in CSA estimating will be advantageous
Candidate should be in Saudi Arabia with transferable iqama
knowledge of all trades: scope, time frames/field execution, typical missed scope/exposures
Demonstrated understanding and knowledge about estimating processes and delivery methods
Additional Comments :
- Fluent or good written and verbal communication skills in English and Arabic
- Bachelors in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.
What We Offer
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Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country Saudi Arabia
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250341BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.