Jacobs Intermediate Estimator - Oil Sands in Calgary, Alberta

Intermediate Estimator - Oil Sands


Estimates labor and material costs of production and engineering in response to Request for Proposal data submitted by prospective customers.

  • Analyzes specifications including sketches, blueprints, bills of material or sample layouts, and calculates costs using labor and material pricing schedules and historical data

  • Collects cost data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and vendors

  • Computes cost estimates of raw materials or subcontracted work and labor

  • Prepares and maintains historical cost data

  • Creates cost models for estimating elements

  • Prepares cost reports and presents findings to management, contract personnel, proposal coordinators, customer representatives, price auditors, vendors, and subcontractors

  • Expected to assist in the preparation of larger and more complex assignments


  • 3-5 years estimating experience for Canadian Oil Sands projects

  • Discipline background an asset (Piping, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil etc.)

  • Experience with Aspen software (would be an asset)

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Basic knowledge of MS Access is preferred

Primary Location Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Travel No

Req ID: ECR00018F