About the Position: In this position the incumbent will serve as a cost engineer with responsibility for developing cost estimates for all phases of large and complex civil work projects.Learn more about this agency
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- Develop detailed cost estimates from construction contractors viewpoint requiring a careful analysis and comprehensive evaluation of numerous factors under differing and complicating circumstances.
- Prepare initial estimates for use in developing conceptual proposals, planning alternatives, preliminary designs, additive bid items, modifications, claims, negotiations, awards, terminations, 8(a) unique contract actions, etc.
- Make field trips for site investigations and project studies, recommends cost effective changes to features of work.
- Provide cost information assistance to Construction Division in change order negotiations with contractor and may act as an expert in cost estimating for Office of Counsel in court.
25% or less - Business Travel up to 20 Percent
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