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Electrical Cost Estimator

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
**Job Description:**



Prepare estimates, as required, to evaluate various conceptual alternates and support economic evaluations. Utilizes historical data with appropriate installation factors, site specific factors and Client experience to produce conceptual and detailed cost estimates for project authorization and execution purposes. Collects and correlates necessary project-related cost data needed to determine equipment, material, subcontract, construction labor, expenses, and in-directs such as engineering, taxes, etc. Ensures accuracy of estimates by working closely with Project Team members to understand scope and details of project. Evaluates project deviations in order to provide data to Project Steering Team for proper decision making. Stays abreast of global economic trends and execution methods that affect project capital costs. Contributes to improvement of Cost Estimating Work Process and leveraging of learning experiences Develops consensus and implements estimating tools strategies.



**Experience:**



a) minimum 5 years estimating in the petro-chemical industry



b) minimum 3 years field (construction)



c) minimum 3 years working with/for an EPC



d) **minimum 2 years with ACCE software**



Demonstrated knowledge of cost engineering principles. Familiarity with construction scheduling. Proficient in usage of spreadsheet software. (MS "Excel" preferred). Construction estimating experience in all disciplines preferred. Capable of detailed construction estimates. Should possess negotiating skills to represent Clients interest in discussions with third party EPC firms, vendors, and construction contractors with regard to project costs. Incumbent is expected to adhere to all of Client's safety requirements and demonstrate safe behavior.



**Education:**



Bachelors Degree in an Engineering Field Preferred.




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



Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in
industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier
source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm
with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety
and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct
hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific
professional interests.




**AboutKelly Services** ****



As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com 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: 2019-07-15 Expires: 2019-09-02

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