AECOM Senior Cost Consultant / Quantity Surveyor in Los Angeles, California

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Senior Cost Consultant / Quantity Surveyor

United States of America - California

Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Cost Consultant / Quantity Surveyor for immediate employment for the Los Angeles, CA office. This position will be a member of our highly reputable Cost Management team. The cost team delivers solutions to clients in the areas of conceptual estimating, budget development, cost planning, feasibility studies, value management, milestone reports, pre/post contract auditing, change order review/reconciliation, and more.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review, interpret and accurately estimate the scope of assigned work as described in the project documents

  • Apply unit costs and productivity rates, as provided by supervisor

  • Solicit and collect subcontractor and vendor bids or quotations

  • Develop and nurture subcontractor/vendor and client relationships

  • Evaluate changes and subcontractor change order estimates

  • Work and collaborate with Team Members throughout the country for specific project sector needs

  • Speak and meet with clients providing outstanding consultative services

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

  • 10+ years’ experience in pre-construction cost estimating, change orders and project cost management services

  • Knowledge and experience in cost estimating, cost reporting, change management and value engineering

  • Advanced in Excel, on-screen take-off, and BIM

  • Knowledge of one or more current estimating tools including On Screen Takeoff, REVIT, CostX, CAD Measure, PACES and Success

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree

  • MRICS (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) or equivalent construction cost association membership

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190761BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.