Sr. Engineer-Project Controls Estimation

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This person will be responsible for assisting the Director – Project Controls to incorporate estimating technologies / best practices within Engineering & Construction (E&C) Services. Lead the effort in establishing a standardized set of project controls policies and processes that will develop consistency throughout the life-cycle of the project execution process. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Director – Project Controls to establish a standard set of policies and procedures to be utilized across the E&C Services

  • Develop and Maintain a data warehouse of historical project actuals that can be readily accessible for developing estimating analytics

  • Work with the Project Managers and Sponsors within the E&C Services to verify / affirm futures estimates based off historical actuals

  • Work with internal/external functions to maintain integrity while developing the estimate through multiple estimating  classes (Class 5-1)

  • Develop baseline risk registers through in-depth risk analysis with team members   during the planning phase of the project execution process

  • Develop processes that will allow for an ease of integration from planning to execution so that estimates, once approved, can be readily developed into execution budgets

  • Develop estimates that allow the ability to run / report various types of analysis including, but not limited to, Cash Flow, Performance Indexes, and Risk Engineering.

  • Reports to the Director –Project Controls of E&C Services

Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements for this position are listed below:

  • Must be able to effectively support and communicate with various team members and within E&C Services

  • Detail oriented with good organizational skills
  • Knowledge and application of all estimating standards and practices involving ground-up (facility) and/or linear (pipeline) projects

  • Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of internal and external personnel

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple concurrent assignments

  • Additional work outside of normal business hours may be required

  • Travel could be up to 40%, as required; role to be based out of Dallas, Texas

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience directly related to estimating in the Oil & Gas Industry with emphasis on Midstream (Pipeline) and Downstream (Facility). 

  • Bachelor’s degree  in Engineering required 

  • Further certifications through the AACE and/or PMI are preferred, but not required

  • Proficient understanding of the full life-cycle of ground-up and liner based projects from project initiation to closure

  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency utilizing advanced Estimating Software(s)

  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency utilizing Estimating add-ons to build and evaluate historical data utilizing a data warehouse and reporting analytic tools

Working Conditions:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • Usually, normal office working conditions.

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time due to prolonged periods of sitting or standing.

  • Occasional overnight travel may be required.

  • Occasional visits to industrial/manufacturing settings, which may include exposure to various materials and chemicals, as well as extreme temperature conditions and loud machinery, and require appropriate personal protective equipment.

DISCLAIMER: The above statements, which are subject to change, are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by personnel assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel in the assigned position.

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