• Title
    Cost Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Control
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    • Coordinating all aspects of the cost monitoring and forecasting effort for their assigned project.
    • Act as a focal point for the project team regarding PAF generation and cost issues.
    • Contribute to the change management process, analysing and reporting cost impacts to the project.
    • Be particularly diligent in recognizing and reporting to Project Management potential cost problems in all phases of the project.
    • Delivering weekly and monthly project cost reports.
    • Working closely with the Planning Coordinator to maintain and ensure project data integrity.
    • Assisting with development of DCNs by highlighting impact on cost, and assist with related tracking and re-baselining effort.
    • Periodically updating costs to include scope changes.
    • Developing and distributing project cost curves including planned, actual, and forecast figures.
    • Interfacing with the Financial Department regarding project invoicing.
    • Maintaining project PAF log.
    • Supporting Project Controls Manager assisting with administrative duties as required.
    • Reporting status of projects on an ongoing and frequent basis.
    • Assisting in creating an environment suitable for ongoing development of junior coordinators.
    • Assisting in the continual improvement of the Project Cost Control processes and procedures by providing Project Controls Manager of any concerns with the QMS.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • 0 – 02  Years’ Experience.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Equivalent
    • Knowledge of cost engineering.
    • Knowledge of spreadsheets and databases.
    • Team player with a willingness to share ideas with multi-disciplinary team members.
    • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
    • Good numerical, analytical and literacy skills with a strong attention to detail.

    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 around $10 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, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    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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