Senior Estimator

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions in Aberdeen are currently looking for a Senior Estimator to strengthen the project team

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • The provision of an estimating service covering modifications to existing North Sea production facilities, and new builds

  • Preparation of top down, screening estimates and detailed, level 3 & 4 estimates consistent with scope definition and in accordance with the Company’s estimating procedures and guidelines, and the Risk Management system

  • Preparing estimates for Change Requests, and inputting to and maintaining the Change Request Register

  • Updating Akims with estimate submissions and approval

  • Checking and approving CAF forms (Commitment Approval Forms) against approved budget

  • Liaison with Project Engineering to ensure the necessary take-off information is made available at the right time to prepare the required estimates

  • The provision of estimating advice to senior projects personnel when doing comparative studies

  • Liaison with other team members, including input to procurement, planning and contract administration in the pursuit of effective cost control

  • Assisting other projects for vacation etc. cover when capacity available

  • Preparation of Project Controls CTRs if required

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • QS or other professional qualifications (HNC/HND)

  • Highly Numerate

  • High level of computer literacy

  • +5 years’ experience in North Sea or other Oil and Gas Estimating

  • Good Team Player

  • Conscientious

  • Ability to communicate well with Leads and other project members

  • Proactive

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

Contact Us:

NES Advantage is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

For further information please contact:

Fiona Currie, Recruitment Consultant: 01224 794336