Job Description

Cost Engineers estimate the cost of projects . Cost Engineers are able to analyze the requirements and specification of a project and determine the cost involved to launch such a project.

The cost engineer is a resource of analytical and organizational power that allows clients to use their money efficiently, a professional who worries about your money before you spend it, so you won’t have to worry afterwards.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Develop project plans for the duration of the project
  • Identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expenses
  • Work with sales teams to prepare estimates and bids for clients
  • Travel to jobsites to gather information on materials needed, labor required, and other factors 
  • Consult with industry experts to discuss estimates and resolve issues
  • Use computer software to calculate estimates 
  • Evaluate a product’s cost-effectiveness or profitability
  • Read blueprints and technical documents in order to prepare estimates
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, clients, and contractors on estimates
  • Recommend ways to make a product more cost effective or profitable



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.