Project Engineer - Mechanical

Turner & Townsend

Job Description
Job Description Turner & Townsend are engaged to support our clients with many complex projects, responsible for all aspects of cost management and project delivery and we are seeking the ideal Estimator to act as the day-to-day interface with the lead estimator and help drive large technical commercial developments to achieve an excellent outcome. You have a chance to be a key player in our technological future, as part of a team of innovative professionals shaping our built environment. The Senior Estimator is responsible for estimating work as planned and lead team. Cost estimation activities will range from highly conceptual efforts associated with early project estimates to detail cost estimates. Strong cost knowledge to act as lead estimator, ensuring that client objectives are met through the delivery of a value added service. Responsibilities: Ability to estimate at conceptual, programming, and detailed level mechanical or plumbing cost estimates. Assist on feasibility studies and writing procurement reports. Applies estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles. Expected to develop detailed material take offs for estimate development, unit rates build up , regional Perform all aspects of procurement, including managing the pre-qualification stage, produce bid list, bid analysis, produce bid report, and compile contractual documents. Participate effectively with post contract cost variances and the change control processes, where applicable refer major changes to line manager. Manage cost checks and carry out valuations on larger projects, and ensure timely and accurate cost checking, and valuation process. Produce monthly post contract cost reports and present to client. Provide input into value engineering; negotiate and approve final accounts. Maintain liaison with client and other consultants at all projects stages. Provide leadership to cost management team when necessary, ensure the delivery on all of accountabilities. Identify opportunities to develop new business with existing clients and report such opportunities to appropriate line manager and utilize marketing database. Identify improvements for cost management procedures, templates, and products, and refer ideas to appropriate line manager