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Senior Cost Engineer

Vancouver, British Columbia
You will provide, during this 16 month contract, in house project control services, by assisting the management of the cost function of the project.
 
JOB DUTIES:
  • Manage the project cost management system (PRISM)
  • Maintenance and control of the project budget.
  • In conjunction with the Lead Cost Engineer, liaise with all managers to ascertain costs and schedule impact of trends and changes.
  • Maintenance of the trend and scope change programme and register
  • Preparation of data for monthly and regular costing reporting.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Cost Engineering standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Advice to the Project Controls Manager and project team of results of cost data analysis.
  • Monitor and maintain the EP and Owner’s cost forecasts.
  • Maintain the project Risk Register.
  • Attend regular cost reviews and prepare data for inclusion in the Definitive Estimate.
  • Prepare detailed commitment and cash flows.
  • Coordinate with peers as required in contracts, procurement, construction, and detailed engineering in the Vancouver office.
REQUIRED TECHNICAL SKILLS, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:
  • You must be legally eligible to work in Canada (Permanent or Canadian Citizen)
  • Bachelor Degree in Finance, Engineering, or Construction Management preferred.
  • 10+ years of project cost control experience.
  • Experience in all phases of the project life-cycle, from feasibility study to commissioning and start-up.
  • Proven capability to undertake all aspects of project controls.
  • Proficient with project controls specialist software and generic database & spreadsheet software.
  • Expert working knowledge of ARES Prism Cost Management software is essential.
  • Ability to perform effectively under pressure, manage competing priorities, and achieve project deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and capable of working with minimum direct supervision and adapting to changing circumstances.
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