Michael Baker International is seeking energetic, experienced individuals with entrepreneurial vision, business development acumen, and operational experience to join its growing Cost Management business unit.
Cost Management provides cost management, cost estimating, value engineering, scheduling and consulting services for new construction and renovation projects ranging from $1 million to $2 billion in construction costs. Clients include federal agencies (Dept. of State, US Army Corps of Engineers, DOE/NNSA and DHS), architects, engineers and private corporations. Projects include specialized facilities, administrative buildings, hospitals, diplomatic facilities, museums, commercial buildings, schools and infrastructure located in over 120 countries. We are poised for significant growth and expanding our capabilities in cost engineering, project controls, risk management, and other related cost management services.
This position reports to our Director of Operations. The successful candidate will provide cost estimating services as part of a cost management team working for a federal agency. The position is based in Arlington, VA.
The candidate must have experience providing cost estimating, cost analysis, and related services on OCONUS projects, plus a background working in the federal sector, preferably with the US Department of Defense,US Department of State, USACE and US Department of Energy. Successful candidates should have senior level skills and experience in several of the following categories:
Planning and Scheduling
Creation and development of technical work products (cost estimates and related products)
Establish and maintain client relationships
Develop and edit technical reports
Provide status reports and operational briefs to clients and Michael Baker management
Coordinate and direct projects, evaluate and oversee resources
Minimum 8+ years’ experience in the A/E and construction industry
Certification(s) from AACE International, PMI, CMAA or similar organizations
8+ years’ experience with U.S. Government clients, preferably in a Cost Estimating role
Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or related fields
Client management experience
Holds or can obtain a security clearance
Demonstrated knowledge of cost estimating principals and procedures, construction methods, and related industry experience
Demonstrated knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in understanding and use of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
Demonstrated knowledge and ability to use cost estimating software such as: MII, PACES, SUCCESS, SAGE/Timberline, PlanSwift OTO and others
OTHER DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Existing contacts within U.S. Federal Government based A/E/C community
Overseas Experience on U.S. Federal Government projects and/or U.S. based corporations
Internal Number: 180007
About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, has been partnering with communities since 1940 to solve their most complex infrastructure challenges with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.