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Project Controls III Estimator

CDI Engineering Solutions, LLC
Baton Rouge, LA
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Job Description
Project Controls
Company: CDI Engineering Solutions
Location: Baton Rouge Engineering Center
Start Date: September 2022

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Job Summary:
Performs assignments under general supervision. Is expected to assist in the preparation of larger and more complex assignments. Provides technical capability and support for the Project Controls function of estimating as required to meet project scope and job requirements by performing the following duties and responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Under general direction, responsible for performing highly complex Estimating activities for a project or assignment.
  • Defines Execution Strategy to accomplish estimating function to meet project scope and job requirements.
  • Perform quantity survey of project materials and services from equipment list, P&IDs and scaled plot plan.
  • Read and interpret project scope for completeness.
  • Resolve scope discrepancies in a professional manor.
  • Evaluates vendor quotes, makes adjustment for completeness.
  • Assign appropriate unit material cost and unit labor cost to project quantities reflecting current market conditions and project specific attributes.
  • Assign appropriate indirect cost for both field and non-field activities.
  • Performs cost risk analysis and provides appropriate contingency for TIC estimates.
  • Publish estimates in a format that accurately and concisely communicates the project scope.
  • Publish estimates with the level of detail reflective of the phase of the project.
  • Analyzes variances in scope and estimates from one project phase to the next.
  • Contributes to the proposal efforts for estimating requirements.
  • Determines the project scope of Estimating services.
  • Assist proposal team with development of cost estimates and operating procedures for prospective projects.
  • Participates in proposal efforts for estimating requirements.
  • Maintain knowledge of safety policies and procedures and perform assigned duties in a safe manner.
  • Responsible for the safety of self and coworkers. Ensures they comply with established safety policies, procedures and practice safe work habits.
  • Capable of performing the requirements of the lower classifications.
  • Determines historical data requirements and inputs into historical data system.
  • Independently performs a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard estimating techniques.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university and typically four - ten years’ related experience or equivalent working knowledge and experience in a related field.  Software required: Microsoft Excel/Microsoft Office Applications/ACCE, AIPCE.   
  • Software required: Microsoft Excel / Microsoft Office Applications.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to understand and analyze project document supporting TIC estimates.
  • General knowledge of industry standard estimating best practices.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical functions routinely and accurately.
  • Must possess strong computer skills in the area of network navigation, spreadsheets, word processing and presentation software. Ability to use estimating software.
  • Produce clear and organized output, with conformance to standards.
  • Independently undertake actions, make recommendations, or provide notification when potential problems and opportunities are discovered or additional assignments are required.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.


CDI Engineering Solutions, LLC


Baton Rouge, LA
70809 USA