AECOM MEP Cost Manager in Mississauga, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Mississauga

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting a MEP Cost Manager to join a dynamic cost consulting team.

Reporting to the Manager of the Program and Construction Management Business Line, The MEP Cost Manager will Lead the management and productions of all the necessary components need to provide, in an accurate manner, the anticipated costs of the MEP portions of any and all project.

This position is responsible for Leading a team of MEP Cost estimators in the coordinating of the mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, electrical, process and utilities aspects of the project with other disciplines to assure complete scope coverage. The ideal candidate should have experience in cost estimating, quantity surveying and/or construction management.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive proactive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results.

Minimum Requirements

University degree or equivalent

10+ years’ relevant experience in construction cost estimating of a variety of building types from program, conceptual, schematic, design development and construction document stages of design in elemental and CSI format for all architectural, structural, and civil components of new construction and renovation projects. Proficiency in both Mechanical and Electrical estimating is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience with all MEP trades is required.

Demonstrated experience with change order and claims Analysis.

Familiarity with CIQS/OIQS, Uniformat, and Masterformat Estimating Standards considered an Asset

Experience working as a manager of a small team of less than 10 people

Prepares fee proposal and participates in business development efforts by providing service and methodology write-ups where required

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

Knowledge and experience of preparing cost plans at various stages of the design on large scale transportation, residential and commercial projects, including change management and when necessary, resolution of contractual claims

Capable of interpreting design drawings and developing a cost plan from the early conceptual stage and through to pre-tender submission

Ability to use Computer based Take-off Software to prepare cost estimates in accordance with the CIQS standard method of measurement, in both elemental and trade format

PQS accreditation of the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors

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 Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202125BR

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.