Are you looking for a position where you will be closely involved in securing our prominent Offshore Wind projects? If so, read on to find out what Van Oord has to offer. We are looking for a Cost Estimator for our Engineering & Estimating department at Van Oord Offshore Wind, located in Gorinchem (The Netherlands).
As a Cost Estimator you, together with the tender team, will be responsible for the budgeting and making offers for multi-disciplinary and complex Offshore Wind projects. You will meet regularly with colleagues, the commercially responsible people and the clients, during which you will discuss the cost estimates and the identified opportunities and risks of the projects.
Collecting relevant information from the manufacturing, the engineering and the procurement departments and during visits to the project locations
Drawing up cost estimates for the various tenders
Drawing up work estimates and providing support during the progress phase of the project
A Bachelor or Master degree in Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering
Several years experience as a Cost Estimator, preferably in the offshore (wind) industry
Experience with the execution of offshore or civil engineering projects
Experience in drawing up cost estimates is an advantage
A good command of the English language
A team player with a strong analytical and numerical mental ability
Commercially minded but also has an understanding of technical issues
Van Oord offers a challenging working environment with attractive opportunities for further development. In addition, we can provide an excellent salary package appropriate to your background and experience.