Diego Garcia: ELECTRICAL COST ENGINEER - Contingency Hire - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

Diego Garcia
United Kingdom


Diego Garcia: ELECTRICAL COST ENGINEER - Contingency Hire


  • Prepares scoping and detailed estimates under the electrical discipline including the bill of materials, equipment usage, description of work with man hours and a sketch (as required) following the appropriate safety and building codes to include OSHA, NAVFAC, NEC, International (IBC, IRC, IEBC and IZJ), industry standards & good industrial work practices.
  • Performs site visits / inspections, coordinates with the HSE Department, the Customer and the performing Annex Manager(s) to review / resolves discrepancies between estimates and SOW requirements before and during project implementation.
  • Verifies the level of work to be accomplished in the preliminary steps and upgrades the designation if necessary; performs estimates of work necessary to accomplish work as outlined in the Facilities Maintenance Action Plan (MAP) / Maintenance Execution Plan (MEP).
  • Assists the scheduling team with project data for the creation and updating schedules for the life cycle of projects.
  • Evaluates project data during the execution of project and taking account of changes and risks provides input to the project management leadership to reduce costs and determine how the project performs against benchmarks.
  • Prepares SOW for subcontract work. Validates subcontract proposals to ensure they fulfill project requirements.
  • Evaluates quotes for requested / alternative materials to ensure the proposals meet project requirements and prepares product submittals.
  • With additional experience within one functional area, assists in the design of larger and more complex assignments which involve conventional types of plans, investigations, and surveys with relatively few complex features for which there are precedents.
  • Supports the Engineering Services Division on estimates for engineering projects.
  • Performs the function of facility inspector as required in the Infrastructure Condition Assessment Program (ICAP).
  • Under direct supervision, independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using his or her best judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. BASIC JOB QUALIFICATIONS: (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
  • Must have a knowledge of electrical trade theory and the ability to follow the applicable codes to include the NEC.
  • Must have good oral and written communication skills which enable to effectively liaise with clients, other departments within the organization, subcontractors and clients, and report directly to the Senior Management.
  • Must be detail orientated and have good project management skills.
  • Must pass overseas medical screening and be in good health.
  • Must have the ability to pass KBR’s safety training for climbing in confined spaces, working in heights and inspecting gas and high voltage lines.
  • Must be contract oriented and computer literate in Microsoft Office & Teams software.
  • Must have a valid and be able to obtain driver’s license with restriction code at least 2. SPECIAL CERTIFICATIONS OR TRAINING:
  • Must have Engineering licensed by the Government of Nationality.
  • Registered Electrical Engineer
  • Registered Master Electrician EDUCATION:
  • Must have bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering based on a four-year course of study from an accredited university or college, with U.S. equivalence for non-U.S. Citizen. EXPERIENCE:
  • Minimum of three (5) years’ experience in evaluating electrical, mechanical and structural projects and installations.
  • Experienced in Cost Engineering, Cost Estimating, planning, scheduling, estimating and other areas of project controls.
  • Experience in applying the Engineered Performance Standards (EPS), R.S. Means Standards or other commercially acceptable standard is desirable.


  • Bilingual in English & Albanian

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