Venture Global LNG (“Venture Global”) is a long-term, low-cost provider of American-produced liquefied natural gas. The company’s Louisiana-based export projects service the global demand for North American natural gas and support the long-term development of clean and reliable North American energy supplies. Using reliable, proven technology in an innovative plant design configuration, Venture Global’s modular, mid-scale plant design will replace traditional designs as it allows for the same efficiency and operational reliability at significantly lower capital cost.
We are seeking an experienced Estimator with a strong background in project controls to join our team. The Estimator will play a crucial role in accurately assessing project costs and timelines, contributing to effective project planning and decision-making. The ideal candidate should possess a keen attention to detail, excellent analytical skills, and a deep understanding of project management principles.
The Estimator will play a crucial role in accurately assessing project costs and timelines, contributing to effective project planning and decision-making.
The ideal candidate should possess a keen attention to detail, excellent analytical skills, and a deep understanding of project management principles.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather project requirements, scope, and specifications.
- Analyze project documentation, including drawings, contracts, and technical documents, to develop comprehensive estimates for costs, resources, and timelines.
- Utilize industry-specific software and tools to create accurate cost breakdowns, including materials, labor, equipment, and overhead expenses.
- Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and procurement specialists to ensure alignment of estimates with project goals and objectives.
- Identify potential risks and uncertainties that could impact project costs and schedules, and provide recommendations for risk mitigation strategies.
- Generate detailed reports and documentation that outline the basis of estimates, assumptions, methodologies, and any constraints.
- Assist in the development of bid proposals by providing cost estimates and supporting documentation to help secure project contracts.
- Continuously monitor and update project estimates as new information becomes available, ensuring accuracy throughout the project lifecycle.
- Participate in regular project review meetings to provide insights into cost-related matters and to adjust estimates based on project progress.
- Contribute to the development and refinement of project control processes and procedures to enhance accuracy and efficiency.
Job Qualifications and Skills:
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field (or equivalent work experience).
- Proven track record of estimating and project controls experience in construction, engineering, or a related industry.
- Strong proficiency in project estimation software, cost modeling tools, and Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities, with attention to detail and accuracy.
- Familiarity with project management methodologies and best practices.
- Effective communication skills, with the ability to convey complex information to diverse stakeholders.
- Knowledge of industry standards, regulations, and trends related to cost estimation and project controls.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and adapt to changing project requirements.
- Strong organizational skills to manage multiple estimates and priorities simultaneously.
- This is a full-time position based at our Arlington office.
- Travel to project sites or client meetings may be required on occasion.
- Competitive compensation and benefits package offered.
If you are a skilled Estimator with a passion for accurate project controls and a desire to contribute to successful project outcomes, we encourage you to apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and achievements.
Venture Global LNG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.