CDI Engineering Solutions is seeking an Estimator to work at our Team Site in Convent, LA. GREAT BENEFITS, GREAT TEAM, GREAT OPPORTUNITY! 

Job Summary: The Estimator will provide technical capability and support for the Project Controls function of estimating as required to meet project scope and job requirements by performing the following duties and responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Under general direction, responsible for performing highly complex estimating activities for a project or assignment.
  • Perform quantity survey of project materials and services from equipment list, P&IDs and scaled plot plan.
  • Read and interpret project scope for completeness.
  • Resolve scope discrepancies in a professional manner.
  • Evaluate vendor quotes, makes adjustment for completeness.
  • Assign appropriate unit material cost and unit labor cost to project quantities reflecting current market conditions and project specific attributes.
  • Assign appropriate indirect cost for both field and non-field activities.
  • Perform cost risk analysis and provides appropriate contingency for TIC estimates.
  • Publish estimates in a format that accurately and concisely communicates the project scope.
  • Maintain knowledge of safety policies and procedures and perform assigned duties in a safe manner.
  • Responsible for the safety of self and coworkers. Ensures they comply with established safety policies, procedures and practice safe work habits.

 Job Qualifications:

  • 10+ years’ experience within oil/gas and petrochemical industry
  • 5+ years Estimating experience within oil/gas and petrochemical industry
  • Strong MS Office with emphasis on MS Excel
  • Aspen Capital Cost Estimator experience or equivalent

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.


Type: Permanent

Reference ID: 5128