SNC Lavalin's Faithful+Gould business is one of the world's leading integrated project and programme management consultancies; with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.
Our aim is to protect and maximise our clients' interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.
Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focussed our digital transformation around platform modernisation and product development and through standardisation and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.
Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting - and then developing - brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It's precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart
- Job Purpose & Scope:
The Scope of Work is related to Service-Type 2 which provides engineering, project management, construction management and project controls resources to meet peak manpower requirements in order to support estimating services to Project Management, Facilities Planning, Operations Departments and other organizations in support of planning and execution of the corporate Capital Program.
Primary role is to provide overall estimating technical expertise and coordinates activities. Also, provide/review different type of estimates and resolution of complex estimating problems.
Principal Accountabilities & Responsibilities:
Provide overall estimating technical expertise and coordinates activities as group/unit leader when required
Provide professional expertise in the resolution of complex estimating problems
Prepare multi-discipline, conceptual and definitive cost estimates for Capital Projects
Review estimates prepared by other estimators (II, III and IV level) to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with the scope of work, including those developed by contractor, that may need revising to reflect construction practices in the Kingdom
Assist project management and contracting personnel with bid analysis and contract negotiations
Advise lower level estimators of company estimating methods/procedures and provides estimate breakdown direction
Keep abreast of significant developments in cost estimating by close review of technical literature, contacts with contractors, visit to areas of construction and attendance at professional and technical meetings
Utilizes computer-estimating programs (ACCE K-Base", MS project, excel, timberline, etc.).
Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years experience in estimating oil and gas project activities, including at least 5 years Electrical & Instrumentation facilities experience.
Candidate must be familiar with construction practices, materials and equipment
- Estimating Engineer
- Responsibilities and Duties
Individual must have strong estimating background in oil and gas industry.
Highly experience in any discipline, mechanical, piping, electrical and instrumentation, telecommunication, civil and structural.
Familiar in upstream oil and gas process equipment.
Knowledge in reading of all drawings, isometric, P&ID and general drawings.
Demonstrate understanding of estimating method that support the task request.
Monitor and improve estimating performance through incorporation of actual cost feedback into future estimate.
Identify information needs for developing accurate estimate as well as identifying many technical issues related to project implementation.
Review key aspect of the request project contract or contractor proposal.
Aid other internal estimating engineer and project support in developing cost and project cost review.
Candidate shall have strong technical writing skills and willing to mentor and motivate young Saudi Engineer.
Qualification and Experience
B.S. degree in engineering with a minimum 10-year experience in estimating engineering in oil and gas business sector.
Knowledge of different estimating tools and methods utilized by industry, Aspen Capital Cost estimate, Sage estimation and Microsoft office product.
Experience developing class 5.4.3 and 2 estimate for capital project.
Strong interpersonal skills, creative solution and problem-solving skills