Senior Cost Engineer - Aviation

Senior Cost Engineer Our California Team is growing! The successful candidate will have proven cost engineering experience with complex, multi-phase, multi-million dollar construction and/or renovation projects. The general job duties include: Prepares detailed computer generated cost reports, charts and diagrams; Provides analysis, review and forecasting of cost/budget expenditure and maintains cost control reports; Promptly reports anticipated cost overages or other unsatisfactory cost elements; Maintains liaison with Data Processing in developing support for network calculations, printouts and cost reports, and other cost related services. This is a full time position with Faithful+Gould that comes with robust benefits.  This positon will sit at our client site at LAX. About Us Faithful+Gould is a world leader in project and cost consulting, providing clients with Owner's Representative expertise and advice throughout the life of their construction projects. We offer varied and interesting projects with a number of high profile clients across key business sectors which include many of the fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies. Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #7 largest Project Management Company and #9 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992. Constructive Expertise -It's in our DNA. Responsibilities o Monitor project budgets for the multi-billion dollar Capital Improvement Program at Los Angeles World Airports. o Review and analyze sub-contractor invoices Prepares job costing reports to allocate these expenditures against the appropriate numbers. o Ensure that both commitments and expenditures follow the same allocation methodology. o Perform cost-to-complete analysis for all cost elements within a project taking into consideration staffing plans, contract commitments, and expenditures to date, change orders and trends. o Attend project meetings to provide Project Management with current financial information and trend log regarding potential impacts to project budget or forecast. o Provide progress reporting documents and briefing materials as required. Develop creative reporting tools to communicate complex project sequencing and/or progress assessments. o Review task orders for contractors and sub-consultants to ensure necessary budget and/or contract capacity exists. o Analyze bid award values against current budget and prepare reconciliations to include in the current forecast at completion. o Analyze change order values against current budget and prepare reconciliations to include in the current forecast at completion. o Prepare and understand requirements needed for journal vouchers to the financial system. o Project Management System - Update contract commitments, reconcile and analyze actual expenditures, perform budget transfers, monitor trend status and maintain continuity of WBS structure. o Perform Contract and Project closeout Requirements o Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field preferred o 10- cost engineering experience with 5- to 10-years in direct support of an active construction projects o Experience with Rail,Light Rail and/or People Mover systems. o Demonstrated experience managing and reporting the cost components of large-scale, complex projects; including developing and managing a progress reporting methodology for a complicated design effort. o Experience with Design-Build and Construction Management at Risk delivery methods is desirable. o Demonstrated experience with financial statements o Demonstrate proficiency with tracking various types of funding sources. o Demonstrate experience with forecasting of Cost dollars. o Demonstrated proficiency with a large-scale cost reporting system is required; experience with Project Management System, such as Prolog is highly desirable. o Demonstrated ability to understand technical and complicated construction program and the ability to communicate progress to both technical- and management-level personnel. o Ability to work with others, a self-starter with results-driven focus. o Flexible to a potentially varying shift time or overtime schedule. o Demonstrate knowledge of closeout of various contracts and projects. o Understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project Benefits Faithful+Gould offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: o competitive salary o broad Employer based benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance o generous time-off benefits o 401 (k) with employer match o flexible work schedules dependent upon approval as a result of assignment demands o career development opportunities through our corporate university o highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program o valuable voluntary options including legal, long term care, pet insurance and car insurance
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Minimum Qualification
8 - 10 years

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