Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

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.
     


MAIN FUNCTIONS

 The Cost/Schedule/Controls Engineer will perform or coordinate effort for cost estimate preparation, estimating oversight and quality assurance reviews for Company operated and Other Builder Operator estimates for all Gate and Funding milestones. The Cost/Schedule/Controls Engineer will also prepare Check Estimates and Schedules to compare with Operated by Others (OBO) Operator-prepared submittals. Also this person will participate in estimate / Schedule assessments (verification of project cost & schedule bases). Lastly, they are expected to participate in Estimating Group process efficiency tools and quality assurance review process improvements. 

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

• Assist Estimating Group Supervisor with analysis and planning for Cost and Schedule Development (C&SD) Estimate /Schedule staffing requirements 
• Provide input for personnel performance appraisal for cost and schedule practitioners as requested 
• Assist Area Supervisors with updates of weekly Status Report and project status summary reports 
• Promote and facilitate effective communication, teamwork, and alignment among Cost & Schedule Development personnel and others 
• Conceive, implement or participate in capital efficiency improvement initiatives 
• Internal Coordination: - Cost & Schedule Area Advisors/Supervisors - Project Management Area Advisors (Planning & Controls) - Project Planning & Controls (Business) Managers and Project Controls Leads assigned to Projects - Cost & Scheduling (C&S) Technology Manager - C&S personnel permanently assigned to projects 
• Ensure appropriate quality and quantity of Contractor's Quality staff assigned to the project 
• External Coordination: Counterparts in other project management organizations 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS 

•Bachelor's degree in Engineering within discipline or equivalent professional experience 
• 5+ years of related experience 
• Skills to negotiate and broker successful solutions between Internal Coordination parties above 
• Basic to advanced level proficiency in Cost Estimating, Project Planning and Project Controls 
• Strong Influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical, and computing skills 
• Adaptability to changing priorities 
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
 

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.