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  • Job reference: RMS0127521


  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Angola - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/07/2013
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The Company:
Our Client is a global leader in the supply of facilities and services for the development and production of offshore oil and gas fields as well as the systems relevant to mooring technology. Due to rapid growth they require the best engineers available to support their operations world wide.

The Role:
My leading client is currently seeking an Estimator based in Angola working on a 8/3 rotation.

Analyse blue prints, Bill of Materials (BOM) and other documents to prepare estimates of cost based on time, material, labour, logistics and subcontracting, buyout, etc; collate historical data of completed projects and estimations done, including changes in price list, overhead rates, foreign exchange risk, and other contingencies when estimating cost; maintain and update suppliers/vendors and subcontractors contacts with updated rates/price list on raw materials and services required, in coordination with Materials/Purchasing team; review resources, material, time, labour and cost requirements to decide whether it is more cost effective to produce in-house or to purchase from outside; coordinate with Operations/production for labour and other related costing to ensure all estimates provided to Sales are at a competitive level and compliant to on-time delivery requirement; coordinate and support Sales for negotiation; prepare contract/sub-contract agreement and tender documents including bill of quantity; prepare material availability and project feasibility report; prepare costing sheet/ job routing sheet to Project, Operations and Finance department after the job has been awarded; re-estimate and re-submit through Sales when changes to engineering drawings and/or materials are made by customers; provide quotation on variation orders through Sales to Customer to reflect the changes initiated by the customer; participate in kick off meetings where required before project execution; provide updated performance/progress report as required; review and continually improve tendering and estimating processes and procedures

If necessary, may perform other tasks related to those mentioned above.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Diploma in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Precision Engineering or equivalent
At least eight (8) years experience as Estimator for heavy structural projects in Oil and Gas, marine or related industries
Able to understand and correctly interpret engineering drawings, welding symbols and procedure specifications.
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