In this role, you the incumbent will have to calculate the cost of assigned work packages involving ship construction and ship repair requests for proposals and assesses the resources and implementation schedule in order to help the company to make quotations in order to obtain contracts within prescribed timeframes.
You will also have to analyse proposals from suppliers and makes recommendations for equipment and services selection.Operations management Study drawings, specifications, work packages, classification standards and regulations and take note of important elements in order to have better knowledge of the nature of equipment and of work details indicated in specifications.
Analyse assigned work packages and determine their labour and material costs to implement in the most cost effective way as possible.
Contact selected suppliers by phone, e-mail or mail and provide them with equipment specifications in order to obtain quotations.
Analyse suppliers’ quotations by comparing different equipment coming from them taking into account the technical aspect according to specifications, method of payment and delivery time, in order to choose the best product.
Determine the cost of each work package including the chosen equipment and services by calculating the price of each element and / or part included in the final product in order to obtain a total price for the work package.
Establish the necessary time to complete the work packages by taking into account the manpower data compiled for previous and similar work packages , the acquired knowledge from previous projects, the specific elements of projects in progress and by asking for supervisor or colleague assistance, if necessary, in order to calculate a total number of hours for assigned work packages.
List equipment and its cost, as well as all data related to labour, sub-contracts and other involved elements in order to assess the full cost of the work package.
Assess the level of confidence, risk and cost contingency required to apply to each estimated work package.Attend Management Review Meetings as required at the request of the Director of Production.
Project Management Develop and maintain procedures for planning, organizing and completing all Estimation Operations within CDCI.
Ensure compliance with the agreed upon procedures for planning, organizing and completing all Estimation Operations within CDCI.
Ensure that all relevant Estimation procedures and work instructions are available, understood, implemented and updated as per standard operating procedures.
Develop and cultivate a communication strategy between the Estimation team, Operations Management and the Client as required.
Ensure a smooth flow of operations though the Estimation department. Required Skills and Knowledge for this role include but are not limited to the following A technical degree in in the appropriate discipline as related to the position.
Five (5) or more years of experience in a similar position or as estimator in the marine, ship building or ship repair sector.
Good communication skills.Autonomy