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MEP Cost Consultant

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Company AECOM

Job Title: MEP Cost Consultant

JobID: 23339-1212223

Location: Mississauga, ON, L5B 3P7, CAN

Description: **Business Line** Program, Cost, Consultancy

**Position Title** MEP Cost Consultant

Canada - Ontario


**Job Summary**

Reporting to the MEP Estimating Manager, AECOM is currently seeking an MEP Cost Estimator to provide cost estimating support to their Program, Cost, Consultancy division for Canada.

This position will be based out of the Mississauga, ON location.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Complete estimating and cost planning requirements through pre-contract design phases

+ Managing and assisting in post- contract change order review

+ Design Phase (Required):

+ Assist in developing detailed cost estimates from engineering drawings; identify deficiencies and/or questions; and assist the project team toward the answers

+ Have an understanding for the make-up of net-costs; including review of equipment/material prices, labor rates/ fringe benefits

+ Assist in completing comparative system cost options i.e. cost alternatives or Value Engineering and reviews to help the design team in selection processes through-out the pre-contract design phases

+ Be willing to accumulate, evaluate and document historical cost data for the development of future estimates

+ Assist in the preparation and / or review final Engineer's estimate

+ Provide coordination and liaison with project management and project engineering personnel throughout the estimate development

+ Construction phase (desirable):

+ Review contract documents and contract modifications to determine scope of work and cost allowances for scope changes

+ Assist with the determination of merit

+ Review the scope specified within the proposal to ensure it is specification compliant

+ Review labor rates to ensure conformance to the contract requirements

+ Review labor productivity to ensure that the labor hours are in conformance with contract working restrictions, overtime is appropriate, etc

+ Review quantities and ensure there is a fair and reasonable representation of additional scope, as well as possible credits

+ Review pre-purchased material or equipment and/or equipment rental rates against fair and reasonable pricing references

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in a related field

+ 8+ years of MEP cost estimating experience directly related to both engineering and/or construction projects

+ Demonstrated experience with change order Analysis

+ Familiarity with CIQS/OIQS and Uniformat Estimating Standards considered and Asset

+ Must be competent in spoken & written presentation for; estimates, reconciling documents, etc

+ Must be assertive but fair and reasonable when negotiating for all of the above

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Demonstrated experience with all Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing elements is desirable. Biased for one trade is acceptable

+ Self-starter attitude with results oriented focus

+ Demonstrate a proactive, firm and respectful approach to estimate reconciliation efforts and change order processing

+ Proficient with industry estimating databases and other estimating data sources, e.g. RS Means, Mechanical Contractors Association, Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), etc

+ Proficient with estimating software

+ Proven accuracy, reliability and completeness in job accomplishment

+ Effective oral and written communication skills

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Cost Management and Consulting Services_

**_Country_** _Canada_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _172539BR_


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