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2018-02-182018-03-20

Civil Engineering Estimator

Aecom
Birmingham
  • Job Code
    23339-1225024
Company AECOM

Job Title: Civil Engineering Estimator

JobID: 23339-1225024

Location: Birmingham, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Program, Cost, Consultancy

**Position Title** Civil Engineering Estimator

United Kingdom - West Midlands

Birmingham

**Job Summary**

AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients.

With nearly 100,000 employees — including cost managers, commercial managers, estimators, quantity surveyors, architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company.

The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government.

Our Infrastructure business line is one of our key growth areas, servicing a range of clients including High Speed 2, Environment Agency, Highways England and Cross Rail. Our office’s offer excellent working and living environment for staff, with locations in London and Birmingham.

**Minimum Requirements**

As part of our estimating function you will be key to the production of baseline estimates and also assisting the procurement process in establishing budgets and assessing tender returns. You will support post contract delivery in terms of value management, high value scope changes and option appraisals.

* Assist in the production of baseline estimates and also the procurement process in assessing tender returns

* Assess the impact of scope change during the delivery / construction phase

* Develop processes for estimates of differing accuracies using estimating systems such as Cost OS and Cost X, RIB and Candy.

* Capable of undertaking reviews of costs and estimates to develop an effective cost benchmark process and database.

* Develop best practices for performing complex estimates and develop the supporting cost management process and procedures

* Develop and implement BIM process for estimating and cost management

The salary for this role is negotiable and we offer a comprehensive benefits package, which includes private healthcare, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days holiday a year, plus additional flexible benefits such as gym membership, season ticket loans and additional annual leave.

**Preferred Qualifications**

Essential:

* Familiar with systems such as Cost OS and Cost X, RIB and Candy etc.

* Have experience in one or more of Rail Systems, Heavy Civils / Structures, Bridges, Logistics, Highways, OSD, OLE & Electrification, High Speed Rail or Tunnelling.

* Familiarity of NEC contracts and NR Contracts.

* Understanding of the DfT ECAM process, NR GRIP process and the importance of demonstrating efficiency, value for money within regulated environments.

* Client facing and able to work in co-located environments

Preferred:

* Demonstrable experience of resource based estimate production for Tier 1 contractors

* A comprehensive understanding of the construction industry across a wide range of disciplines and sectors, in particular infrastructure, civils, railways or engineering construction.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

**Job Category** Cost Management and Consulting Services

**Country** United Kingdom

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 176833BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.



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