12-16 years
5 Applied
Job Description

Job Description

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Prepare and supervise the development and presentation of cost estimates for national and international projects in accordance with the approved procedures and supervise the team to ensure that it is equipped to provide the required services to Worley, and its customers
Assist in, and ensure adherance to, the preparation and supervision of cost estimates in accordance with the approved procedures to cover the following project phases
i. concept selection and FEED,
ii. engineering, project management, procurement,
iii. fabrication, transport, installation, construction,
iv. hook-up & commissioning, and abandonment
2. Provide support in identifying, analysing and providing innovative solutions to cost estimating problems.
3. Provide support in the development of estimating standards, procedures and systems for the estimating of tenders and proposals
4. Provides cost estimating guidance to projects
5. Support the development of future benchmarking and estimating tools.
6. Work with the team to define an appropriate Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) in accordance with the customer and project requirement.
7. Prepare the estimate plan to include establishment of the estimating methodology and cost estimating principles applicable to the estimate preparation.
8. Review design scope criteria and quantities for completeness and coordinate with the project to develop additional estimating bases when information is incomplete.
9. Support the collection, verification and integration across all work scope into the cost estimate
10. Compare and analyse scope, quantities and cost data between projects. And, in comparison with previous estimates, outcome costs and vendor prices, carry out benchmark estimates through high level norms and industry standards
11. Develop escalation model where required and assist with the development of owners cost.
12. Coordinate identification of areas of risk in the compilation of cost estimates and evaluate appropriate levels of contingency. Where necessary perform Monte Carlo type risk analysis of costs estimates todetermine contingency and accuracy levels.
Ensure sound quality of cost estimates adhering to the WorleyCost Estimating review procedures at varying project phases. At a minimum, all developed cost estimates must be reviewed by the Lead Estimator or designee.
14. Prepare and present cost estimating information to management/customer. This may include the development of Basis of Cost Estimate report.
15. Provide supervision and assistance to planners in the development and integration of individual schedules into the total project plan.
16. Assist with cost estimating input into specific studies. Responsible for integration of activities and total work scope identification. Evaluates study results, critical path and recommended conclusions for project team consideration and discussion.
17. Review or assist in reviewing schedule/cost engineering and material control related provisions or proposals and develops supporting data for contract negotiations. Participate in establishing pricing structures to be applied to quantities for estimates.
18. Define project needs for cost control in accordance with contractual requirements, objectives and procedures.
19. Prepare cost trend estimates in support of project cost trend programs.
20. Assist in supervising the team, to include
i. Recruitment and retention for Estimating team,
ii. Provide on the job training
iii. Provide mentorship to subordinates and graduates

Job Specific:
1. Thorough technical and practical estimating skills and able to consistently deliver quality, accurate and timely work to WorleyParsons and its clients.
2. Knowledge of the fundamental requirements of the discipline, including ability to plan, review and present cost engineering and cost estimating products
3. Knowledge of applicable local and international standards and statutory and regulatory requirements.
4. Highly competent in the use of relevant software such as MS Office Suite and discipline specific software and tools.

Additional Special remarks: Hands on Experience with ACCE (Aspen Capital Cost Estimation), preferred Certified Aspen UserQualifications

Experience Required:
. Thorough technical, practical and leadership experience in the relevant discipline, including experience specialised estimating experience. A thorough understanding in performing and reviewing estimates and experience in supervising a team.

. 12-16years held in Engineering and Construction Industry, including Project Controls background

Qualifications, Accreditation, Training:
. A recognised degree in the relevant discipline or equivalent qualification/experience. Ideally in
Engineering or Construction Management

. Postgraduate qualifications in the relevant discipline management or supervisory qualifications or equivalent qualification/experience

Our goal is to develop and most importantly retain the people who share our vision and strategy. To help us achieve our vision and yours, apply now.




WorleyParsons Limited, branded as Worley after completing the acquisition of Jacobs' Energy, Chemicals & Resources division, is an American Australian engineering company which provides project delivery and consulting services to the resources and energy sectors, and complex process industries.

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