Senior Cost Engineer - EPCM - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 40 - 50 Per Hour

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2109-27693

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Senior Cost Engineer / Project Controller 10+ years experience on projects in the Life Sciences, Bio-Pharma industry?

Are interested in a long term contract role (min 12 months) with the option of being based in Dublin or Cork?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Sheila on 017978720 or email your CV to

Senior Cost Engineer - EPCM - Ireland

Job Description

Our Client is one of Ireland's leading engineering consultancies and a global player in the Semiconductor, Pharma and Biotech sectors.

This role can be based in Cork or Dublin.

Work with a multi-disciplined group (Engineering and or Construction) to determine the EAC, the efficiency of both cost (CPI) and schedule (SPI), highlight the potential risk(s)

to completion and their financial impact

Implementing and evaluating earned value on projects to track progress in home office and or field construction projects

Proactively monitoring and communicating budget, actual status, and forecast costs/labour hours for projects.

Creating client and internal status reports that effectively communicate cost status

Use analytical thinking ability to assist the project manager and or construction manager to develop accurate and timely estimate at completion on a monthly basis.

Specific experience in cost engineering functions, including cost estimating, cost control, change management, risk management, cost analysis, variance analysis

Experience with work breakdown structures and resolving financial issues

Reviews data to determine material and labour requirements to assist in forecasting the project at completion

Consult with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.


Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Business Administration, Project Management, Construction Management, or equivalent relevant work experience

Cost Engineering /Project Controls experience on EPCM Bio/Pharma Projects

Advanced Excel and/or Power BI skills

High degree of Emotional Intelligence, team player mentality, coachable

Experience pricing Request For Proposals (RFP’s)

Prolog, EPCMV project life cycle experience (home office & field construction)


€40 - 50p/hour - negotiable dependent on experience

Long term contract min 12 months

Candidates can be based either in Cork of Dublin office


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Senior Cost Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Sheila by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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