27 days old

Cost Estimator (Long Term Opportunity)

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48670
**Cost Estimator, Construction Capital Projects**

Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a **Cost Estimator** for a long-term engagement at our client, a Global Chemical Manufacturer in **Midland, MI.** This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation, and sick/personal time.

**Job Overview:**

The successful candidate will be providing cost estimates of all project sizes to support capital construction and expense planning projects. This role leads the quantification of the cost of defined scope of work to enable project teams and businesses to make sound cost-related decisions to manage the cost of the project within budget and in support of defined objectives.

**General Duties and Responsibilities**

+ Develop simple to complex capital and expense estimates in support of project execution including estimate validation and trend analysis

+ Develop business-specific conceptual estimates in support of business investment options as requested

+ Support early Front End Loading team with economic evaluation of investment alternatives for various studies

+ Document the project cost estimating plan outlining the estimates to be provided, the required inputs from others as well as estimate completion milestones

+ Document all estimate exclusions and assumptions including the basis for contingency and allowances

+ Review and discuss estimate reports with Project Team

+ Provide construction estimates for validation of contractors bids or negotiation of contract extras

+ Review contractors estimates for completeness and reasonable basis that support the projects scope and defined objectives

+ Provide scope change estimates for larger impact scope changes

+ Assist the project team in resolution of estimating issues involving cost, schedule & other changes

+ Conduct post-project audits to collect actual vs estimated data to ensure accuracy and continuous improvement of estimating assumptions and processes

**Required Qualifications**

+ Five+ years of experience in cost estimating on capital and expense projects.

+ Being proficient in Microsoft applications, such as Outlook, Word, and Excel

+ Ability to attend job walks in process areas and construction sites

+ Climb stairs in multiple levels of a process area

**Desired Qualifications**

+ A.S./A.A. degree in engineering sciences recommended but not required Prior chemical or heavy industry experience

+ Understanding of piping, mechanical, electrical, civil/structural construction

+ Familiar with QA/QC programs

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook ( , LinkedIn ( and Twitter ( .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-05-30

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Kelly Services
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