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    About the Position: Serves as the Buffalo District and Regional Subject Matter Expert (SME) in cost engineering for Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) projects, including Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program (FUSRAP), Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS), and Environmental Interagency and International Services/Support for Others (IIS/SFO) programs.

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    • Performs engineering work in preparing construction cost estimates for large and complex environmental and civil works systems and components used in HTRW and other civil projects.
    • Nature of assignments span the complete lifecycle of environmental remediation projects.,
    • Prepares budget cost estimates from sketches and conceptual approaches.
    • Develops approximate cost of materials and remediation construction, considering the trades and crafts involved, construction techniques and equipment required.
    • Performs of cost and schedule estimation and risk analysis for large scale construction and HTRW remedial action (RA) projects.
    • Prepares detailed cost estimate from a construction contractor?s viewpoint requiring a careful analysis and comprehensive evaluation.
    • From scopes of work and/or plans and specifications, prepares Independent Government Cost Estimates for competitive bidding or negotiation.
    • Reviews contractor protests and defends Government estimates as required.
    • Keeps current on general construction costs; analyzes costs, trends, and other information derived from various sources of information for use in evaluating and computing costs.
    • Performs quality assurance reviews on complex construction and HTRW RA project requirements, deliverables, designs, cost estimates, and schedules.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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