Spirit Omega Inc.

Cost Engineer or Cost Specialist I

Spirit Omega - Calgary, AB, Canada - Contracted

Job Reference #: 35188

Company Overview

Do you want to work with one of Canada’s top oil and gas companies represented by an award-winning staffing agency? Look no further and join the Spirit circle today!

Our well established oil & gas client is seeking a experienced Cost Engineer or Cost Specialist in Calgary, AB.

What's in it for you?

  • Work with one of Canada's "Top 100 Employers," with possibility of extension or permanent placement.
  • Start/End Dates (MMDDYYYY) - (MMDDYYYY): 2/7/2022 - 1/16/2023
  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits.
  • Representation by an award-winning staffing agency that takes pride in our personalized approach to staffing, ensuring you are a valued member of the team - not just a number.

MAIN FUNCTIONS

The Cost/Schedule/Controls Engineer will perform or coordinate effort for cost estimate preparation, estimating oversight and quality assurance reviews for Company operated and Other Builder Operator estimates for all Gate and Funding milestones. The Cost/Schedule/Controls Engineer will also prepare Check Estimates and Schedules to compare with Operated by Others (OBO) Operator-prepared submittals. Also this person will participate in estimate / Schedule assessments (verification of project cost & schedule bases). Lastly, they are expected to participate in Estimating Group process efficiency tools and quality assurance review process improvements.

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist Estimating Group Supervisor with analysis and planning for Cost and Schedule Development (C&SD) Estimate / Schedule staffing requirements
  • Provide input for personnel performance appraisal for cost and schedule practitioners as requested
  • Assist Area Supervisors with updates of weekly Status Report and project status summary reports
  • Promote and facilitate effective communication, teamwork, and alignment among Cost & Schedule Development personnel and others
  • Conceive, implement or participate in capital efficiency improvement initiatives

Internal Coordination:

- Cost & Schedule Area Advisors/Supervisors

- Project Management Area Advisors (Planning & Controls)

- Project Planning & Controls (Business) Managers and Project Controls Leads assigned to Projects

- Cost & Scheduling (C&S) Technology Manager

- C&S personnel permanently assigned to projects

  • Ensure appropriate quality and quantity of Contractor's Quality staff assigned to the project
  • External Coordination: Counterparts in other project management organizations

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering within discipline or equivalent professional experience
  • 5 – 10 years’ of experience working on projects
  • Skills to negotiate and broker successful solutions between Internal Coordination parties above
  • Basic level proficiency in Cost Estimating, Project Planning and Project Controls
  • Strong Influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical, and computing skills
  • Adaptability to changing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

CLOSES SOONER IF A SUCCESSFUL IS CANDIDATE IDENTIFIED - APPLY ASAP

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**We thank all applicants for applying, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted directly**

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