1+ months

Cost Manager / Sr. Estimator - Aviation

Denver, CO 80204
Be involved in projects with our Transportation ATEC Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Sr. Cost Manager Estimating for our Denver office for the Concourse Expansion Program Management Team at Denver International Airport.  This contract supports the upcoming major program to expand the concourses by adding gates and support space. 

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Resolves problems encountered during daily operations and determines appropriate solutions.
  • Analyzes and negotiates construction cost proposals for new and changed work.
  • Reviews drawings and other documentation to prepare time and cost of materials, equipment, labor and general conditions estimates.
  • Analyzes schedule of values for accuracy, rationality and compliance with project specifications.
  • Provides detailed cost estimates and cost schedules for construction projects, design amendments, and construction change orders. This includes costs of materials, equipment, labor, time, manpower, insurance, overhead, markup, and any other costs affecting the project.
  • Provides conceptual cost estimates for construction projects, design amendments, and construction change orders.
  • Assesses cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops.
  • Consults with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction project manager to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Reviews contractor change orders for consistency with terms and conditions and negotiates and/or approves changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
  • Prepares estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work. Uses specialized construction estimating software to generate information and analysis.
  • Provides input into life-cycle cost analysis of various design alternatives.
  • Prepares cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.
  • Prepares cost analyses of contractor claims for compensation for delays and disputed additional work.
  • Analyzes requests for material substitutions on construction projects as related to cost impact.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


<div>Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.</div> <div> </div> <div><strong>Minimum Qualifications:</strong></div> <ul> <li>Bachelor degree in architecture, engineering, construction management or related discipline or equivalent experience.</li> <li>Minimum 4 years of relevant Project experience required</li> <li>Employment authorization to work in the United States immediately.</li> <li>Local candidates preferred.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div><strong>Preferred Qualifications:</strong></div> <ul> <li>Specific large project experience and airport experience preferred.</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div><em><strong>About WSP USA</strong></em></div> <div> </div> <div>WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</div>


Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-10-31

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