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Estimating Lead - Nuclear

Last Updated Date:  Nov 23, 2022

Sunderland, SND, GB

Company:  Babcock UK

Job Information

From major high value leading edge Nuclear Power Engineering and Construction projects to Plant upgrades that help reduce the Uk`s Carbon Footprint and Emissions, Altrad Babcock bring Innovation and Expertise to deliver complex engineering solutions and projects across all areas of the current and emerging technologies Energy Sector.

In this newly created career opportunity, you will be responsible for development and delivery of all assigned bids and tenders completions activities across all disciplines, including for one of the largest Nuclear Power Generation ever undertaken in the Uk.


Remit and responsibilities will include;


•    Produce Estimates from minimal information or immature design and ascertain the Estimate uncertainty.
•    Hands on preparation of detailed bottom up total cost estimates.
•    Creation of Work Breakdown Structure in line with project control requirements.
•    Development of initial Class III and Control Class II estimates at appropriate points in project life cycle.
•    Review and verification of Scope Clarifications and Specification enquiries pre-submission.  
•    Establish Risk apportioned to the estimate and establish Estimate classification
•    Verification and Validation of Estimates pre-submission.
•    Development and documentation of Basis of estimates
•    Configuration control of basis of estimate updates and consequent estimate iterations
•    Liaison /coordination with Project Management, Engineering, Procurement and Construction team in assembling estimate base data
•    Liaison with and responses to Client Cost/Commercial team
•    Collate/Maintain estimating norms and historical data
•    Implementation of current estimating processes and developing new processes as required. 
•    Supporting Estimate and Contract Handover to project team.
•    Supporting the implementation of the new systems and working practices required for Commercial Projects
•    Undertake estimates of project scope changes as and when these arise and updating overall estimate accordingly 
•    Liaise closely with the planning and delivery teams 
•    Liaise with internal and external customers to substantiate estimates as required

We are eager to hear from experienced candidates with a proven track record in the delivery and management of complex large scale HVAC turnkey projects for Infrastructure, Nuclear, EPC or similar joint venture projects where positive collaboration, performance and safety are critical to success.    

We want each and every person working at Altrad Babcock to take pride in being part of our business, it’s an aspiration at the heart of our credibility and ethos, shaping the way we approach our work and the way we treat each other and our partners.


If you would like to play a critical role of being part of a multi billion pound project, helping build the economy and saving the environment for future generation, then take the next step and hit apply.

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