Bechtel Corporation Cost Engineer in Houston, Texas

Requisition ID: 211818

Role Overview

Specific activities include:

  • Management and interpretation of large data sets

  • Creation of user-friendly interactive reports and tools for various audiences

  • Performing data integrity validation, highlighting issues to data owners, aiding in resolution

  • Identification of cost trends for management attention

  • Training the Project team members to properly use the tools and reports, and soliciting feedback for improvement

Primary responsibility and associated duties include:

  • Creation and maintenance of Project-Controls-related tools and interactive reports, primarily utilizing Microsoft Excel, Access, and Power BI

  • Interfacing directly with data owners and report customers

  • Automation of reports and processes

  • Contribution to the Progress and Cost Reports (as required)

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Business, or a minimum of 4 years additional Project Controls experience.

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel

  • A minimum of five years Project Controls experience, preferably consisting of Cost activities

  • Experience with various Bechtel Standard Applications (BSAPs), such as ePCWorks, EcoSys, BPS, eSub, CADS, etc.

  • A working knowledge of Cost and Planning work processes

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to present data and analysis to Project team (both Project Controls and other groups)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in SQL, Visual Basic, Microsoft Access, and/or Microsoft Power BI

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.