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Cost Estimating Engineer

Cost Estimating Engineer

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Quality Control
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Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for a Cost Estimating Engineer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.


  • Understand requirements of various estimate accuracies
  • Prepare estimate methodology and cost estimate report (including Sinopec template) in accordance with job specifications and company’s procedures
  • Review estimate methodology and cost estimate report with relevant parties (i.e. project manager, client)
  • Prepare estimate notes and other supporting documentation for review
  • Able to identify areas that require improvements to maintain the quality of cost estimate
  • Able to indicate the deliverables / information required for the production of cost estimate
  • Understand the importance of customers to the organization, listen and respond to customer requests efficiently and take pride delivering a high quality service
  • Able to prepare statistical / historical check and benchmark
  • Maintain cost estimate reports and supporting documents in a tidy manner
  • Understand bidding procedures and able to produce LSTK cost estimate in supporting company’s bidding proposal

Skills / Qualifications

  • BEng Degree
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in E&C sector especially in chemical and pharmaceutical
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in cost estimating
  • Fluent in English
  • Good interactive / communication skills
  • Having project execution experience (advantage)
  • Registered National Cost Estimating Engineer

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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