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Cost Control Engineers lead and understand the overall scope of and cost estimate documents involved with a project. Resumes in this field highlight such duties as processing turnaround jobs for time analysis (MAPS), compiling daily reports for the site manager, completing online training for the company's proprietary systems, and assisting the safety team with daily audits. Example resumes indicate that the minimum qualifications for this job are either a bachelor's degree in engineering or extensive experience in the areas of construction management and cost control.

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Cost Control Engineer

Cost Control Engineer in charge of maintaining the reporting of the budget to the D.O.E for a project located in Odessa, TX.

  • Created monthly schedules and reports
  • Worked directly with D.O.E. employee's on earned value reports for payment applications
  • Reviewed sub-contractors progress in the field and used the information to update the master schedule
  • Prepared and analyzed critical path, resource and cost loaded schedules
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Mechanical Design
2

Cost Control Engineer

Conducted cost/man hour tracking with discipline in breakdowns.

  • Compiled long/short term historical data, job costs reconciliation & earned value analysis.
  • Conducted monthly spending analysis, commitment tracking, and weekly/monthly progress reports.
  • Assisted in production & illustration of formal procedures.
  • Created and maintained spreadsheets for sale projections and trend analysis.
  • Research and analyzed unidentifiable costs to reconcile project manager's cost reports.
  • Analyzed project cost distributions to ensure accurate posting to correct project and make necessary adjustments when required.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Business Management
3

Cost Control Engineer

Conducted cost/man hour tracking with discipline in breakdowns.

  • Compiled long/short term historical data, job costs reconciliation & earned value analysis.
  • Conducted monthly spending analysis, commitment tracking, and weekly/monthly progress reports.
  • Assisted in production & illustration of formal procedures.
  • Created and maintained spreadsheets for sale projections and trend analysis.
  • Research and analyzed unidentifiable costs to reconcile project manager's cost reports.
  • Analyzed project cost distributions to ensure accurate posting to correct project and make necessary adjustments when required.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Business Management
4

Cost Control Engineer

Prepared monthly project schedule updates and communicated critical areas of concern, which enabled the project team to make timely and effective decisions.

  • Investigated and linked all missing cost related information to backlog of PCRs, and devised a fool proof strategy to avoid potential errors.
  • Tightened the accountability of manpower hours and verified submitted figures to provide oversight in determining project progress against plan.
  • Programmed a tracking system to capture all costs related to Hurricane Sandy's damage towards infrastructure of campus. This contributed heavily to demonstrating accurate financial accountability, and project field activity oversight of Sandy's recovery efforts.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
5

Assistant Project Director and Cost Control Engineer

Assisted the Project Director in the timely completion of Glorietta 4 Mixed Use Redevelopment Project, a commercial center and a hotel project in Makati, Philippines.

  • Conducted value engineering works and monitored actual construction cost against budget, earning a savings of Philippine Peso P50Million or US$1Million.
  • Administered contracts including change orders and purchase orders for consultants, contractors and subcontractors.
  • Tracked all the construction costs and made projections of cost to complete against the budget.
  • Post construction performance evaluation of subcontractors and suppliers after the completion of Glorietta 4 project.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
MA
Business Administration
6

Senior Budgeting & Cost Control Engineer

  • Developed cost breakdown structure (CBS) and baseline budget of the project and worked close cooperation with accounting department to establish project cost codes.
  • Maintained and updated the cost report with budgets, actual / committed costs, forecast for hours, materials, construction, other charges/expenses and revenues.
  • Provided recommendations to predict future events through quantifiable trend analysis, automated tracking tools and engineering models as they pertain and align to Earned Value Management System (EVMS).
  • Discussed variances and delays with the project manager and suggested remedial actions to mitigate the delays and concluded risks.
  • Attended technical and contractual meetings as a key member of the project team.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Industrial Eng (system Analysis)
7

Cost Control Engineer

As Cost Control Engineer, developed and implemented an effective application of professional and technical expertise to plan and control resources, costs, profitability and risk. Planned and executed both project and annual budgets. Interfaced regularly with all departments to compile and present monthly operation updates as well as cost and audit reports

  • Refocused Company resources and rentals resulting in a 10 percent savings of a 600 million budget for exploration and production in North Dakota's Bakken field.
  • Established new purchasing, invoice processing and cost tracking procedures that enabled the company to reduce the margin of error in estimating operation and project costs from over 15 percent down below 2 percent in an industry average of 5 percent.
  • Moved from Diesel fueled generators on production locations to Natural Gas, creating a 30 percent decrease in overall rental and fuel costs while lowering, the monitored and taxed, Natural Gas flare rates.
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Management Information Systems
8

Planning & Cost Control Engineer

  • Performed project schedule development & control.
  • Produced daily & weekly reports.
  • Generated resource/man loading and earned values.
  • Assisted in interim payment plans and cost control tools.
  • Reported to board and Exxon Neftegas Limited (ENL).
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
MS
Engineering Science (emphasizing Civil Engineering)
9

Cost Control Engineer

  • Oversaw costs and budgets and established cost controls for the $70MM AFCEE (DOD) North Side Cantonment Area Phase I and II projects, which included forty facility buildings and accompanying infrastructure.
  • Created and updated two project schedules and established time and manpower estimates with the Lead Scheduler.
  • Monitored, controlled, and reported current and forecast expenditures against approved budgets.
  • Prepared biweekly management cost summary reports and monthly EVMS charts and reports for clients.
  • Performed site walkthroughs with the Lead Scheduler to ensure adherence to schedules and budgets.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
MA
Master of Arts
10

Quality/cost Control Engineer

Weekly quality, schedule, and cost inspections of multiple hotel sites.

  • Plan reviews prior to issuing to project team.
  • Monitor redline plans, change orders and back charges on each site.
  • Responsible for final approval of all contractor and vendor payment requests.
  • Inspection and progress reports filed daily with corporate offices in Nevada.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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