AECOM Cost Consultant in Los Angeles, California
United States of America - California, Los Angeles
The Program Management/Construction Management (PM/CM) business line specializes in the management of design and construction of community infrastructure facilities for education, healthcare, national governments, sports and leisure, justice, cultural venues, and commercial needs. From concept through completion, we provide necessary technical and administrative services to help our clients meet their program objectives. Our professionals serve as an extension of our clients' staff, protecting their interests as our own, and often working within our clients' offices. As an industry leader in PM/CM, we oversee activities ranging from planning, coordination, scheduling and cost control, to design, construction and commissioning.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Cost Consultant for immediate employment in the Los Angeles, CA, office. The Cost Consultant will be a member of our highly reputable Cost Management team. The cost team delivers solutions to clients in the areas of conceptual estimating, budget development, cost planning, feasibility studies, value management, milestone reports, pre/post contract auditing, change order review/reconciliation, and more.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents
Apply unit costs and productivity rates, as provided by supervisor
Solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations
Develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships
Evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates
Work and collaborate with Team Members throughout the country for specific project sector needs
Speak and meet with clients providing outstanding consultative services
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
5+ years of experience in pre-construction cost estimating, change orders and project cost management services
Knowledge and experience in cost estimating, cost reporting, change management and value engineering
Knowledge of one or more current estimating tools including On Screen Takeoff, REVIT, CAD Measure, PACES and Success
Advanced in Excel, on-screen take-off, and BIM
Professional cost estimating accreditation
7+ years of experience
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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 197958BR
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.