Estimator

Requisition ID
2021-96569
Work Location
SA-Al-Khobar
Department / Discipline
Estimating
Position Type
Staff / Permanent

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for an Estimator to work on the engineering and project management services in Al Khobar office

  • To undertake all Project Cost Estimating activities in accordance with the Company’s Project Cost Estimating policies and procedures
  • Deliver the best combination of product quality, price and delivery to our Clients
  • To ensure all activities are documented, processed and filed to achieve maximum auditable transparency
  • To liaise with all necessary disciplines in order to support the Project Manager, Engineering Departments and the Client
  • To ensure the Project Cost Estimating activities and deliverables are undertaken in accordance with agreed Scope of Work
  • Coordinate with the Procurement team to obtain prices for major / bulk materials in order to facilitate Project Cost Estimating
  • To maintain a high level of service in compliance with Company Operating procedures
  • Prepare all types of CAPEX Project Cost Estimates in accordance with Project Cost Estimating procedures.
  • Coordinate with the Project Manager and Project Controls Department to provide Project Cost Estimating input data requirements, schedule forecasts and progress status updates
  • Coordinate with Design Department Lead Engineers in order to expedite provision of Project Cost Estimating input data such as plant / utility / equipment / utility / building design parameters and major equipment specifications / data sheets and bulk MTO’s
  • Perform a discipline check for Project Cost Estimates prepared by others Project Cost Estimators
  • Participate in Project meetings as necessary. Archive the Project Cost Estimating file following closure of the Project in full

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.Sc. Engineering Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 10 years working experience as cost estimator within Oil and Gas engineering and contract services
  • A working knowledge of Aspentech ACCE estimating software, along with other Oil and Gas standard estimating software and tools
  • Able to plan, prepare, coordinate and consolidate all estimating activities
  • An appreciation of engineering techniques and their suitability in the delivery environment
  • A practical knowledge of safe methods of working
  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and pro - active
  • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills
  • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a can - do attitude and a desire to win
  • Able to promote an open and informal communication environment that aims at growing mutual trust and teamwork

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. 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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