Job Description Estimating the cost of projects is the responsibility of a Cost Engineer. These engineers are able to analyze the requirements and specification of a project and determine the cost involved to launch such a project.
A Cost Engineer usually performs many of the following tasks: • Assessing risks • Doing cost estimates • Forecasting • Reviewing proposed schedules • Implementing bets practices • Performing cost control • Analyzing variances
Skills Expertise in the following areas is an asset: • Teamwork • Communication • Networking • Being detail oriented • Being focused • Being amenable • Resolving problems • Communication and presentation • Analyzing data • Leadership • Being analytical • Being self motivated • Being dependable
Education Having a Bachelors, MBA or Masters Degree in a Engineering related program help graduates attain Cost Engineering jobs. Many institutions have specialized courses in Civil, Construction, Electrical, Building and Cost Engineering.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $55.00 - $70.00 per hour