Cost Estimator

Excellent benefits package

Cost Estimator

Permanent (Residential)


Educational Level:

University or another suitable qualification backed up by appropriate experience


  • Technical and financial background related oil and gas industry
  • Certification as a cost professional (CCP) or as an estimating professional (CEP)


The Cost Estimator is to assist the Cost Esurance & Cost Control Leader to prepare, maintain and track the estimation maintenance cost of Maintenance Division and ensure its' compliance with the Company budgeting process. Manages and safeguards documents generated by the Division, Contractors and suppliers to support the day-to-day operation


  • Manage the maintenance estimation cost including analyzing estimating cost gaps between Originator requested and corrected estimation. Recommend for improvements in the cost estimation process.
  • Review proposed estimation cost submissions, consolidate into a complete estimation for Managers' approval.
  • Identify factors affecting costs, such as maintenance duration time, materials, service, and labor
  • Maintain records of estimated and actual costs, recommend ways to reduce costs
  • Consult with maintenance engineers, engineering engineer, contractors, and subcontractors to changes and adjustments cost estimates.
  • Effectively communicate the approved cost estimation to concerned parties.
  • Review, update and propose enhancements to the maintenance cost model.
  • Coordinate with budget controller for preparation of budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Develop workflow/procedures, technical documents in order to prepare maintenance cost estimation
  • Perform maintenance cost estimation data entry, data search, extraction, retrieval or modification through Company's E-documents Management systems (The CMMS, CDMS, EDMS, Company's portal, etc.)
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by Division Managers and/or other superiors.


  • Communicate well in English with coworkers, supervisors, and other external partners in both speaking and writing; can handle effectively fairly complex business situations in English.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and Outlook; SAP; Maximo.
  • Strong skill in analysis and estimation/cost forecast
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.