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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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Field Cost Engineer - Hanford WTP Project

  • Resource-loaded the schedule for Project Rebaseline Effort
  • Built new Quantity Unit Rate Report (QURR) for Project Rebaseline Effort
  • Forecasted, monitored, and analyzed Direct and Indirect cost budgets and performance
  • Created and maintained detailed Construction Schedule using P6
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Applied Science & Technology, Chemistry
32

Senior Financial Analyst/senior Cost Engineer

  • Acted as brand finance representative to Senior Management conveying pertinent financial information required for key business decisions.
  • Constructed and analyzed brand P&Ls, conducted variance analyses, identified key business unit drivers and generated ad hoc profitability studies.
  • Responsible for the management and analysis of royalty contracts and their impact on product profitability.
  • Provided value added feedback for senior level decision makers.
  • Analyzed new product profitability and prepared cost sheets with multiple source scenarios.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Aerospace Engineering Technology
MBA
Finance
33

Project Controls - Cost Engineer

  • Provided daily risk mitigations, financial analysis, and project support per project contract
  • Worked daily with management and clients to coordinate site acquisition, construction, and subcontracts
  • Audited Bechtel and Client systems for scope accuracy (monitored and confirmed quantities/pricing; analyzed and researched variances)
  • Managed self-perform hours and produced construction self-perform quotes on all LTE sites
  • Recognized for submission of Six Sigma Process Improvement plan that saved thousands of dollars on self-perform scope. Process implemented nationwide
  • Successfully negotiated and closed 163 canceled new site build sites in Arizona and New Mexico
  • Co-led the successful negotiation, closeout and budget reconciliation of 209 LTE Wave 1A sites
  • Appointed Project Controls Lead of 193 LTE Wave 4 and Wave 4b Sites for the Desert Southwest Market
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
34

General Manager, Project Manager/estimator, Sales Engineer, Cost Engineer, Field Engineer, Superintendent

Generated, designed, estimated, and project management of construction projects of company and client owned properties. Water purification systems and septic/sewer, back-up generator packages, relocation of residential buildings, remodel of residential and commercial buildings, and real estate development. Property and asset management of responsible assets.

  • Compliance review of construction drawings, development of replacement cost estimates for government agencies.
  • On-site hands-on supervision of land development projects, building construction, and field engineering.
  • Operation of heavy construction equipment and various types of trucks and trailers used in the development of vacant land and construction of structures and mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Supervised and trained staff. Conducted weekly meetings and safety meetings. Handled customer service.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
22
years
at this job
AA
Mathematics
BS
Construction Management
35

Cost Engineer

  • Published Indicated Outcome Reports (IOR's) for various high-volume projects with complex budgets
  • Projects included 555 Mission, San Rafael City Schools, Washington Unified School District, and CSU Chico Student Services Center
  • Updated General Conditions and General Requirement monitors
  • Assisted project teams with budget set-up in Prolog
  • Audited project budget reports
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Construction Management
36

Cost Engineer

Travel to capital projects as a part of the management team and monitor and forecast all aspects of the project to ensure they stay on budget

  • Monitor the cost on multiple smaller projects
  • Coordinate alongside of the CFO to put together year end reports to take to the outside Audits
  • Develop Accounts Receivable invoices to send to the customer
  • Handle and review all client purchase orders and project proposals to determine scope of work for capital projects
  • Create requisitions and purchase orders for purchasing
  • Handle final reconciliations of capital projects to ensure all invoices are billed for and profit is maximized
  • Create a simplified summary spreadsheet for weekly customer meetings
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
37

New Product and Cost Engineer / Battery Cable Division

  • Reviewed and analyzed customer drawings and communicating any exceptions, while also looking for cost savings opportunities for the customer as well as the company.
  • Developed costs for new products.
  • Maintained constant contact with customers to better support and understand their needs.
Candidate Info
80
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
Electrical Engineering Technology
Business
38

Cost Engineer

  • Responsible for planning and control of cost improvement projects for US, Mexico, and Argentina facilities totaling over $10M/year. Includes monthly submission of results to [company name]’s global leadership team.
  • Analyze production costs and contribution margins in order to control process decisions and strategic investments.
  • Responsible for planning and controlling of $700M operating budget encompassing 700+ employees.
  • Maintain SAP costing system
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
MA
Business Administration
39

Field Engineer / Cost Engineer / Estimator / Scheduler

Complete a wide range of industrial control, design, construction and fabrication projects with a budget and quality focus.

  • Contributed to the successful fruition of contract proposals - and actively develop schedules, budgets and estimates while ensuring they complied with all company, federal and local regulations.
  • Maintain strong relationships and place orders with vendors and subcontractors.
  • Coordinate with building superintendents and engineers in problem solving and project solution decisions and implementations.
  • Supervise a team of quantity surveyors toward the accurate collection and compilation of necessary project data.
  • Interact with clients to ensure the product is designed to their specifications.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering Technology
40

Junior Cost Engineer

Handle responsibilities of preparing and submitting weekly working progress to the senior estimation engineer.

  • Prepared detailed records of the estimate provided a break up, which included the material cost and the materials required for the project.
  • Responsible for assisting senior estimation engineer in preparing technical and commercial bids.
  • Handled and prepared a list of all indirect costs that were incurred in the project such as the manpower, temporary facilities and the other running expenses.
  • Perform other essential tasks under the instructions and guidelines of senior cost estimate engineer.
  • Weekly site visit and inspection of works ongoing/completed and co-ordinate with sub-contractors and management.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Civil Engineering

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