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Cost Engineer

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Engineering & Construction client is looking for a Project Cost Specialist/Cost Analyst with 2-8 years of project cost analysis experience. The ideal candidate has experience supporting electric utility engineering & construction projects, but any engineering or construction project background will be acceptable. This is a long term contract opportunity in Lancaster, PA. Our client is only looking for local candidates at this time.

Responsibilities for the Cost Engineer

  • Develop, implement, and maintain external and internal cost reports, cash flows and forecasts for multiple utility projects
  • Analyze project controls reports, present findings and provide recommendations to the project controls team
  • Ensure budget tracking against Purchase Orders or Subcontracts
  • Manage the internal Change Management System
  • Report accurate updates to cost reports or forecasts
  • Manage integrated data from one program to another and be willing to learn client accounting systems
  • Responsible for ensuring quality checks and inspections on project controls deliverables
  • Serves as a point of contact for project controls questions from Project Managers, Assistant Project Manaers, Lead Engineers & Construction staff

Requirements for the Cost Engineer

  • You need specific experience as a Cost Engineer, Cost Analyst or Project Cost Specialist with 2-8 years of project cost analysis experience supporting engineering or construction projects
  • You need some sort fo project financial experience related to change order management, cost management, cost forecasting, invoice reviews & processing & monthly accruals
  • BS degree in Engineering, Business, Construction Management or related field is a preferred, but not required
  • You need at least an understanding of project scheduling, but any experience using Primavera P6 software is a PLUS

<Benefits for the Cost Engineer

  • PTO Program
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance available, and more...


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