Company: Wood
Skills: Estimating
Experience: 25 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Milan, Lombardy, Italy


Overview / Responsibilities

WOOD Milan estimating office, to deal with forthcoming major projects, is currently recruiting for a Mechanical Estimator preferably with a short work experience in the Oil and Gas petrochemical industry

  • The candidate will be mainly responsible to develop piping cost estimates
  • Starting from the technical documentation produced by the engineering team, the candidate has to manage, analyze and develop materials and installation quantities
  • After this phase, the candidate has to prepare economic evaluation, on the basis of specific market investigation or using in-house cost data
  • The candidate, depending on the department workload, may be also involved in activities related to equipment and instrumentation estimates
  • The candidate will operate inside to the estimating department and will be coordinated by the estimating project leader


In details the main responsibilities will be:
  • Understand the WOOD and Project specific estimating procedures
  • Build good working relationships and communicate effectively with all other WOOD functions, particularly where input to estimating is essential
  • Develop documents in Excel format
  • Define piping materials costs utilizing either in-house data or Vendor quotations if required for the Estimate (the candidate shall be able to interface with Vendors to obtain budget quotations for selected items)
  • Define equipment cost (if so required) by using available software Aspen Capital Cost Estimator (ACCE), in-house data or Vendor quotations
  • Plan the activities to timely deliver the estimate, in accordance with the project milestones


Skills / Qualifications

  • High School (Diploma) in a technical discipline (e.g. Perito Meccanico)
  • Two to five years working experience
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations
  • Knowledge of English language (written/spoken)
  • Fluent in Italian
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.