48,000 people. 49 countries. Over 120 office locations. We’re not just engineers. We’re a global team of data scientists, consultants, construction workers and innovators all working to create a better tomorrow. Every day, we help customers in energy, chemicals and resources get one step closer to solving our planet’s toughest issues. Climate change. The energy transition. Digital transformation. And how we can deliver a more sustainable world.? Whatever your ambition, there’s a path for you here. And there’s no barrier to your potential career success. For more information, visit Worley.com For our Antwerp office we are looking for a Principal Estimator Project Controls! As a Principal Estimator you are responsible for: The Principal Estimator will provide a leadership focus within the Project Delivery team. Passionate about the Estimating discipline and increasing quality and exposure of the department, the Principal Estimator will be responsible for preparation of Capital Cost Estimates of all classes for world-scale projects within the Energy, Chemicals and Resources industries using typical methodologies and industry practices including;

  • Establish the estimating scope of work, prepare estimate methodology, produce an overall estimate activity
  • Schedule identifying all deliverables and interfaces with other disciplines
  • Provide guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for resolution of difficult or complex estimating problems
  • Direct supervision of estimating resources allocated to the project estimate
  • Coordinate and drive input from engineering, supply chain and construction disciplines to ensure inputs are in line with estimating classification procedures
  • Establish the key parameters associated with the overall quality and accuracy of the estimate such as: equipment and material pricing guidelines material take-off and other allowances, escalation philosophy, and site location (labour productivity) factors
  • Conduct detailed analysis and benchmarking against similar completed projects
  • Prepare Basis of Estimate and compile all estimate documentation required for internal governance and client presentation / submission
  • Support with check estimates, PEER Reviews and forecasting as required
  • Support estimating department with improvement initiatives, mentoring of junior estimators

Job requirements

We expect you to bring:

  • Job specific knowledge: 10+ years’ experience in Estimating of Pre-FEED, FEED and EPC projects
  • Industry specific experience: Experience leading mega projects within the Energy, Chemicals and Resources industries
  • Education: Degree or Diploma in relevant discipline (Engineering preferred)
  • IT skills: Advanced user of Microsoft Office Applications, Working knowledge of Estimating Software such as Aspen Capital Cost Estimator (KBase) or Cleopatra Enterprise is an asset.
  • People skills: Motivational and collaborative communication skills
  • Job specific skills: Control team budget on projects
Job details
Work experience:
Work experience is not required
Language skills:
  • English
  • Very good
Number of positions:
2
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About company

Worley is a leading global provider of professional project and asset services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. At Worley Belgium with a staff resource base of 600+, offices in Antwerp and Ghent, and a presence on customer site, we work on national and international projects. Our projects require the deployment of multidisciplinary technical teams and offer opportunities to broaden technical/organisational skills. We provide professional services for consulting, feasibility studies, concept studies, basic designs, detailed design, project management, procurement and contracting, construction management, testing, hand over, validation,… Read more