Cost Engineer

Petroplan London
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 + Years Experience

Company: Petroplan London
Skills: Cost Engineer, Project Controls
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Im looking to recruit a Cost Engineer to work in Dubai on a permanent staff basis.

You should have Middle East Oil and Gas experience to apply.

Job Spec:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Engineering Technology.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or Certified Cost Professional (CCP) preferred.
  • 10+ years of progressive and relevant experience in project costing, scheduling, estimating and cost control function within the Engineering discipline.
  • 5+ years Oil and Gas projects experience.
  • Experience with cost estimating and control guidelines.
  • Proficiency with Primavera, SAP/Oracle, Word, PowerPoint, and should be an expert in MS Excel.
  • Familiar with routine cost estimating methods such as quantity surveying, Material Take Off (MTO) summaries, unit costing, factoring, contingency allotment, total cost validation by analogy.
  • Excellent team working and interpersonal skills required.
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills, with the versatility to communicate at all levels in a clear and concise manner.


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