Position Description

Cost Engineer
Location San Carlos, CA
Company Rudolph and Sletten, Inc.
Job Code 1112
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Rudolph and Sletten is looking for a Cost Engineer to assist Estimators in all aspects of Preconstruction. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Perform quantity survey for self-performed and subcontractor work  
  • Solicit subcontractor/vendor quotations, and distribute bid documents
  • Be knowledgeable of respective scopes of work and responsibilities
  • Assist in preparing bid documents (Instructions to Bidders, Amendments, Bid Forms, Appendices, etc.) for a smaller project or a specific phase or component of a larger project     
  • Assist in preliminary budgets and final bid estimates for a smaller project or a specific phase or component of a larger project
  • Relate the actual field cost to the estimated costs
  • Maintain a daily project diary and cost reports during field training to provide the estimating staff with actual R&S crew productivity information
  • Become knowledgeable of the R&S safety program and procedures as they relate to a specific project and how they are accounted for in the estimate
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Job Skills


  • Basic understanding of construction issues and the ability to understand construction documents.
  • Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral.


Computer Equipment and Software


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


Education and Experience


  • Bachelors’ degree in civil or structural engineering or construction management or related field


We Offer


  • Industry Leader Salaries
  • Extensive Benefits Package
  • Training, growth opportunities, and reimbursed educational assistance




We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability)

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