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Project Cost Engineer-QS

  • Job reference: R-049647
  • Sector: Atkins
  • Location: Portland

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Electrical Project Estimator/Cost Manager

Why join us?

Looking to add to our collaborative and interactive team in Oregon. If you are interested in becoming a part of a successful global organization, and have an interest in cost engineering, we would like to connect with you. This role serves as the client’s main contact for providing cost management services, including electrical estimate validation, change management, and value engineering. This opportunity will provide cost management throughout the project lifecycle from conceptual cost plan to project close out. It is essential that you have previously demonstrated the skill of being mindful of a client environment and maintaining a professional manner at all times as this role is remote for now but is located in a semi-conductor client project site(s) in Hillsboro, OR.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • Validates quantities of contractor estimates.
  • Align Clients and contractors on final quantities and costs.
  • Reviews change orders in accordance with the client’s approval process.
  • Provide procurement support for the client, where applicable, for construction and engineering services, including preparing RFP and bid analysis.
  • Facilitate commercial meetings to review project status with the contractors and client and report out on Key Performance Indicators.
  • Provide cost information on value engineering analysis.
  • Reviews the contractors close out administration and ensures that they meet their contractual requirements.

What will you contribute?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Quantity Surveying, related field or have field experience.
  • This position can range from entry-level to a senior position for the right candidate.
  • Must understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including
  • Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Foxit Reader, and Microsoft Office Suite, with an emphasis on Excel.
  • Have an understanding of construction means and methods.
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a team and be able to work independently.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Data Analytics
  • Open to learning Architectural and Rigging Scopes

What we offer at Faithful+Gould:

At Faithful+Gould, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Flexible work schedules.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Group Insurance.
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program.

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

Faithful+Gould is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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Note to staffing and direct hire agencies:

In the event a recruiter or agency who are not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, SNC-Lavalin family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.