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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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41

Project Manager, Estimator/cost Engineer/scheduler Nuclear

  • Developed estimates and schedules for power producing plants.
  • Managed various maintenance and major construction projects for all power plants and accordance with state and Department of Energy (DOE) regulations.
  • NDE qualified and Code Specialist.
  • Plants included Fossil (Coal, Oil, Combustion and Gas turbines) and Nuclear.
  • Detailed schedule analysis for development of testimony's pertaining to numerous fuel rate cases.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
42

Vehicle Cost Engineer - Cost Tools and Methods

Created labor demand model for newly formed internal group.

  • Global Lead Project Manager in implementation and development of new internally created software to allow an understanding of suppliers cost. This tool will be used globally throughout FIAT and FIAZA
  • Train the system cost engineers in developing should cost for various processes.
  • Responsible for the "checkbook" for an entire vehicle program.
  • Created and Teach an ongoing course called "Components of Cost" for over 150 Buyers.
  • Negotiate with suppliers as called upon by purchasing. Saved well over $2M in one transaction.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics
43

Cost Engineer

  • Conduct monthly financial forecasts to budget for a $200+ million construction project
  • Utilize cost codes to oversee the job costs of materials, labor, subcontracts, and purchase orders
  • Create Excel spreadsheets to detail and document cost information
  • Write and compile change orders, work orders, subcontracts, service provider agreements, and purchase order contracts into company software
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering Technology
44

Cost Engineer

Manage project costs, including budget development and oversight, commitments and expenditures, forecast future costs and analyze plan verses actual cost. Employed as consultant for Shell, BASF, Conoco-Phillips and Exxon-Mobil

  • WBS and budget development and oversight
  • Input and maintain resources and rates in cost software
  • Ensure correct cost coding of indirect and direct employees
  • Cost report generation and detailed analysis.
  • Interface closely with program cost accounting system to ensure correct cost coding and payment request processing of all Contractor invoices.
  • Utilize SAP to capture job cost and balance for accounting. Verify contractor invoices for payment
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
45

Industrial/cost Engineer

  • Performed a variety of cost engineering functions encompassing estimating, cost control, budge preparations, forecasting, cost reporting under limited supervision.
  • Prepared supplementary reports as directed, concerning budget and schedule performance for the use of craft management.
  • Reported variances implementing EVMS from planned performances and recommend corrective actions for further study.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
46

Senior Cost Engineer Manager / Senior Material Program Manager

Responsible for providing supplier selection and management, supplier negotiations on all new programs.

  • Manage and coordinate Product from NPI (New Product Introductions to EOL (End Of Life)
  • Maintain accurate material costs based on introductory and run-rate volumes.
  • Maintains costs on all assigned current bills of material.
  • Manage the quality assurance process for all component suppliers and components.
  • Designed Supply Chain based on Total Cost of Ownership.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Adminstration
47

Cost Engineer (civil Land Development)

  • Prepared custom billings for contract work performed, maintains records of extra work cost and subcontract work to be prepared with billing worksheets, produced cost analysis reports on each project and assists management by providing project information.
  • Purchase materials and subcontracts economically and expeditiously for project assigned.
  • Maintain file and library of material supplies, current labor laws, equipment rentals rates and qualified subcontractors. Assist in design and detail problems, resolving with owners, design agencies, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Prepared data for monthly invoices, forced account sheets, pay estimates, monthly increases, and back-charges.
  • Analyzes blueprints specifications, proposals and other documents to prepare cost estimates for projects or services.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Science Mechanical Engineering
48

Cost Engineer

  • Responsible for implementing and tracking costs associated with large capital projects at the jobsite.
  • Set up and manage cost codes assigned to various work activities throughout the course of the project.
  • Coordinate field purchasing responsibilities associated with various projects.
  • Coordinated with vendors to ensure efficient delivery in order to meet deadlines.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Managerial Economics
MA
Master of Arts
49

Senior Estimator / Senior Cost Engineer

Onsite management of construction estimates, bids, purchase orders, and change orders

  • Create custom estimates for full or partial project costs including conceptual, phased, design-build, change order, g-max, budgetary, hard-dollar, and bid
  • Review change orders for applicability, completeness of content, and fairness of the pricing
  • Present findings to the management teams for their buy-in
  • Negotiation of costs with contractors and subcontractors
  • Advisor to the owners of projects
  • Training of staff in the finer points of estimating
Candidate Info
44
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
Project Management
50

Senior Cost Engineer Program Manager/ Senior Supply Chain Program Manager

Responsible for providing global supplier selection and management, supplier negotiations on all programs.

  • Manage and coordinate Product from NPI (New Product Introductions to EOL (End Of Life)
  • Model accurate material costs based on introductory and run-rate volumes.
  • Model and Maintains costs on all assigned current bills of material.
  • Manage the quality assurance process for all component suppliers and components.
  • Design Supply Chain based on Total Cost of Ownership.
  • Design and update Cost Models on Plastic Injection Molding, Metal Fabrication, and Electronics Assembly.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration

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