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AECOM Cost Consultant in Los Angeles, California

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Cost Consultantto be based in Los Angeles, California and Sacramento, California.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with the Company estimating systems and processes.

  • Applies estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles.

  • Recognizes how various processes/project actions and assumptions may impact the project estimates and begin to assist in quantifying the impact.

Technical Skills

  • Prepares bid packages, conceptual estimates and analysis of subcontractor bids, etc. for projects.

  • Performs duties with some complexity under general supervision.

  • Expected to assist in the preparation of larger and more complex estimating assignments including the Estimate Plan.

  • Understands the URS EC Division costing structure (overheads, G&A, insurance, etc.)

  • Develops wage rate build-ups.

  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications.

  • Develops detailed material take-offs for estimate development and field procurement of bulk materials.

  • Develops cash flow schedules and estimates.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree plus four (4) years of estimating experience supporting new and renovation construction projects or demonstrated equivalency of experience and or education.

  • Previous experience executing general, architectural, structural and civil construction estimates.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or similar discipline

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly excel and work

  • Experienced with various type of industry structures, such as, healthcare, government, transportation, airports etc.

  • Experience using Bluebeam and/or 3D modeling software.

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States authorization

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line PPM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 262441BR

Additional Locations US - Sacramento, CA - 2020 L St

Virtual: 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.

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