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AECOM Cost Manager in Arlington - VA, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

The PMCM business unit of AECOM is seeking a Cost Manager for employment in the Arlington, VA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in cost engineering, estimating, and management.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Leads/prepares cost estimates for each project phase conceptual, schematic design, design development and construction documents

  • Leads/prepares detailed cost estimates via industry accepted methods such as RS Means for small and large projects. Estimates shall be provided in UNIFORMAT II and CSI format

  • Ability to concentrate on one or more of the estimating disciplines, including architecture, mechanical, electrical, fire protection, civil and structural

  • Leads/prepares order-of-magnitude, preliminary, definitive, change orders and check estimates using appropriate methods and techniques

  • Performs cost comparison analyses between in-house estimates and contractor estimates

  • Works with Project Managers and other disciplines to evaluate the appropriateness of budgets

  • Utilizes the appropriate company and industry historical data for cost estimates

  • Performs local market unit price research for all construction disciplines through Subcontractor and Supplier engagement.

  • Prepares project and discipline estimate summaries Basis of Estimate

  • Leads/prepares detailed quantity take-offs on design and construction documents as required utilizing software such as Bluebeam CAD or Extreme, CostX, On-Screen Take-off, etc.

  • Provides technical assistance and advice in negotiating contracts and pricing change orders.

  • Establishes and maintains cost databases and product line specific parametric analysis tools

  • Leads the estimate reconciliation process with the project team

  • Prepares and/or coordinates preparation of full project estimates

  • Ability to learn CPM project scheduling review in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project

  • Leads estimating construction costs for change orders and claims reviews

  • Analyze cost impacts in TIA and REA submissions by contractors

  • Identify and investigate the root causes of schedule delays and variances

  • Assist in the development and maintenance of WBS

  • Works with Project Managers and other disciplines to evaluate the appropriateness of budgets

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 228306BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
Accessibility/Reasonable Accommodations