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Jacobs COST ENGINEERING in Lakeland Florida United States

Has comprehensive understanding and application of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards. Performs substantial evaluation, analysis and modification of standard techniques, suggesting possible project programs to minimize costs or to adhere to budget restrictions. Works under general direction. May provide technical guidance to less experienced personnel. Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes. Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists: Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes, such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness: Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions: Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues: May specialize according to particular service performed, type of product manufactured, or phase of work involved, such as tool and fixture costs, production costs, construction costs, or material costs.4-6 years of experience required, BA or BS or related experienceThe ability to speak French is preferred but not required


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