Cost / Schedule / Controls Engineer


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Location: Baytown

What is required?

  • hours per week: 50
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Monday, 12 June 2023

About this role: Cost / Schedule / Controls Engineer

Brunel Energy is working with a major Oil and Gas company looking to hire a Cost/Schedule/ Controls Engineer to support their team in Baytown, TX for a 19-month assignment that can be extended.

The candidate will perform or coordinate efforts for cost estimate preparation, estimating oversight, and quality assurance reviews, and 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.

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 Reports 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.
Compile monthly reports, Graphs, Expenditure profiles, etc.


Bachelor’s Degree om Engineering within discipline or equivalent professional experience
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Previous experience in a closely related position
Skills to negotiate and broker successful solutions between Internal Coordination parties above
Experience with Cost Estimating, Scheduling, Project Planning and Project Controls


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