Job Details
Reference ID:
  35539
Job Type:
  Assignment Specific
Job Region:
  Western Region
Start Date:
  June 2019
Duration:
  10+ Months
Job Description

Cost Engineer I

Develop budget cost estimates for turnaround and/or project work as required. Perform cost tracking, analysis, and develop “forecast at completion” cost estimate, Provide cost reports as per owner’s requirements.

Responsibilities:
Responsible for the overall preparation and control of all project and turnaround costs. In particular:

Administrative
• Fully comply with client work schedule
• Understand client’s expectations and deliverables
• Interface with all on-site departments, as required
• Adhere to Onpoint’s home office reporting requirements as per policy

Technical
• Participate in the Turnaround Cost Execution Plan development
• Jointly develop performance appraisal criteria to measure contractor actual vs. estimated costs
• Determine overhead and administrative costs to be applied
• Determine warehouse restocking charge philosophy
• Develop job cost management execution plan
• Establish Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS) and integrate with WBS
• Develop job cost estimates as work orders/plans are received
• Develop average job cost rates for estimating, if required
• Develop preliminary turnaround or project cost from job estimates
• Set up vendor files and collect contracts
• Prepare Budget forms and AFE requests from estimates as required
• Integrate job package estimates into Cost Breakdown Structure codes
• Review all PO’s as issued for cost committed and T&C analysis
• Verify other committed cost information against contract terms & conditions
• Collect daily warehouse material issues and repair receipts
• Enter all project committed cost data into system
• Attend daily planning meetings, note progress and change orders
• Adjust forecast to reflect change orders and other variances
• Conduct random quantity survey of daily information received
• Conduct random audit of contractor personnel and compare to field force reports
• Collect and enter all committed costs – labor, equipment, and materials
• Analyze cost data and forecast final cost per project by work order by vendor
• Report turnaround and project actual vs. baseline cost status as required
• Report earned value per vendor and identify trends that impact the final cost projections
• Create Forecast At Completion (FAC), Estimate To Complete (ETC) reports
• Post shutdown
• Prepare final cost report to client
• Participate in turnaround / project critique of cost with client

Safety:
• Abides by all safety procedures and practices applicable to location and position; participates in appropriate safety training; demonstrates commitment to and support of SH&E principles and values; champions safety as necessary.

Assignment Specific:

  • 6+ years experience as a Turnaround Cost Engineer in a refinery/petrochemical facility
  • Proficient in P6
  • Mob/Demob available for eligible candidates
  • Per Diem available for eligible candidates
  • Furlough available for eligible candidates
  • Western Region

EOE

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