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Cost Engineers understand competitive costs and define proper scope and execution strategies for the business. Resumes in this field highlight such responsibilities as communicating with the cost and planning team on a daily basis, providing the business analyst with end-of-month information for year-end projection reporting, and interacting with contractor timekeepers as required for data collection. Example resumes indicate that this position requires a Bachelors or Masters of Science in Engineering with 12 or more years of relevant experience in process, equipment, design or construction engineering.

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Senior Cost Engineer

Assigned as EM HQ Project Lead for all of EM's Major Line Item Construction Projects (TPCs $385 Million to $12.3 Billion) U-233 Disposition at Oak Ridge, Salt Waste Processing Facility (SWPF) at Savannah River, Sodium Bearing Waste Treatment Facility (SBWTF) at Idaho and the Waste Treatment Plant (WTP) at Hanford.

  • Member of EM HQ team assigned to conduct a review of the Construction Projects following release of GAO's "High Risk List" report […] resulting in a renewed focus on improving Project/Contract Management and Project assessment ... Drafted Congressional briefing papers on Initiatives for Improving Project Management and Change Control System.
  • Developed and presented paper on "Integrated Project Analysis: A Conceptual Approach" at the EM Project Management Workshop in Las Vegas […] ... Developed a Comprehensive Integrated Project Assessment (IPA) approach for addressing GAO's High Risk List concerns including parameters evaluating Baseline Management, Risk Management Planning (Contingency/MR burn rates) and Cost/Schedule Performance to develop an overall project Health Rating Index.
  • Prepared Issue Papers/Presentations for Contract/Project Management Issues Workshops including use/control of Contingency/MR and alignment between Contracts and project Baselines.
  • Prepared final draft/comment resolutions for the EM Contingency and MR Guide; provided critical review comments for the revision of DOE G […] Change Control Management Guide.
  • Presented Seminar on Project Baselines covering key topics including risk-based Performance Baselines, Contractor PMBs, Federal Acquisition Regulations, and use/control of Contingency/MR.
  • Prepared weekly/monthly assessments of the projects ... Developed and coordinated preparation of weekly, biweekly, monthly and DOE EMAAB/ESAAB briefings ... Prepared Issue papers/Recovery Plans for projects at risk including analysis of Contingency/MR burn rates ... Responded to queries and issues raised by EM Management.
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MS
Engineering Management
MS
Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering
22

Lead Cost Engineer

Prepared Internal & External Project monthly cost Report

  • Supervised the invoicing process and ensured coding was compatible with the WBS
  • Tracked the project deliverables using the appropriate tools and managed the Project Budget.
  • Monitored the Change Management Log.
  • Issued the monthly status progress report comparing actual to planned budget
  • Supervised and delegated tasks to a junior cost Engineer, admin, and an accountant
  • Assisted all project members with the control, formulation and interpretation of budgets, trends, and estimates at completion.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
AS
Science
BBA
Finance
MBA
Master of Business Administration
23

Senior Cost Engineer Assigned to Eastman Chemical

Estimated, scheduled and provided cost control for Eastman Chemical Polymers Focus Team.

  • Lead Cost Engineer on $190MM capital expansion project.
  • Created an estimating factor program for Pacific Rim and Eastern Asia.
  • Prepared a statistical cost-estimating program for feasibility studies.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Commerce
24

Senior Cost Engineer on The Los Angeles Metro Rail Blue Line Project

  • Prepared progress reports for EMC management and the client (MTA), advising all parties of accomplishments, future plans, and cost versus schedule performance
  • Established the Work Breakdown Structure and job numbers to track actual costs incurred against budget and authorizations
  • Finalized design budget negotiations with client and prepared Project Implementation Plans
  • Developed final design budget proposals using information gathered from discipline engineers and section designers
  • Supervised the updates of the Earned Value System, verifying and analyzing the data
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
25

Inside Sales Assistant/cost Engineer//project Manager/customer Service Specialist

Report directly to the President and owner of Lacerta Group.

  • Have expanded sales by 16-20% annually by focusing on custom projects, relationship building and responding to specific customer demands in a timely manner.
  • Headed a team with design engineers, manufacturing and sales associates to design a seamless program to ensure proper paperwork flow to decrease customer lead times.
  • Provide timely quotations to customers for custom thermoforming projects. The company customer base consists of food distributors, medical device and cosmetic companies.
  • Provide detailed reporting to the ownership/management group regarding ongoing projects and timelines to be met. Provide weekly updates in sales meetings.
  • Follow up on quotations to ensure pricing provided is competitive, while requesting feedback on how we can create more job opportunities.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
American Studies
26

Material Buyer and Cost Engineer

Scheduled materials for multiple plants using MRP system. Forecasted finished goods and material needs. Managed product launches and ensured adherence to JIT methodologies. Maintained strong lines of communication with cross-functional teams. Determined costs of styles for Marketing department. Maintained strong supplier relations and issued purchase orders. Advised sales team of potential surplus and shortage issues. Set labor rates for domestic and off-shore manufacturing.

  • Ensured quality and delivery standards and maintained strong relationships with vendors.
  • Analyzed inventory levels, reducing warehouse costs.
  • Analyzed material consumption and labor methodologies to improve margins.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Major - Public Relations; Minor - Journalism
27

Project Cost Engineer

Prepared screening and detailed estimates for projects ranging from $20M-$1.8G

  • Interfaced with design and execution to clarify the basis of the estimate
  • Proactively developed/improved cost estimating methodologies
  • Analyzed data pertaining to cost estimate/schedule accuracy and cost trends
  • Participated in numerous site visits to validate estimate assumptions/basis
  • Performed project controls on a $350 million project during a turnaround
  • Absorbed knowledge of numerous subject matter experts in cost estimating
  • Assisted in developing presentations as part of the ExxonMobil safety curriculum
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Civil Engineering
28

Cost Engineer

Maintained Mechanical/Piping Contractor's Progress, Performance and Manpower

  • Maintained construction installed quantities for concrete, steel, and pipe
  • Prepared, Updated and Distributed Weekly Progress Report
  • Coordinated project file retention system
  • Reconciled material receiving reports out of Mat Man with actual invoice
  • Updated project progress through Mile Marker
  • Coordinated RFI Meetings with Contracts, Sub-Contracts, and Project Management for accurate Change Management
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
29

Cost Engineer

  • Prepared and estimated the cost of the project and drafted the schedule.
  • Participated in establishment of project coding, estimating and planning.
  • Managed transaction controls for cost codes and submitted to appropriate project members.
  • Prepared and monitored forecasts, cost trend reports, and budget.
  • Reviewed consultant and vendor contracts and invoices.
  • Set up, tracked and analyzed engineering man-hours and associated costs within in- house proprietary management system.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Geology / Geothechnic
Project Management Professional
30

Planning & Scheduling Engineer / Field Cost Engineer

Worked on-site on seven consecutive construction projects located in Illinois, New Mexico, California and Nevada.

  • Created and updated project schedules and coordinated the work activities for sub-contractors on-site. Also performed daily construction inspections to ensure / verify construction compliance with approved contract documents.
  • Prepared detailed construction cost estimates for proposed additive & deduct alternates, evaluated contractor change order requests, provided field layout for building foundations, access drives and site utilities.
  • Received bonuses for completing projects ahead of schedule.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Building Construction Technology
BS
Structural Design And Construction Engineering

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