Cost Estimating Engineer - Energy Field for U.S. Army / U.S. Air Force in Arlington, VA at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

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Job Description

CALIBRE Systems Inc., an employee-owned Management Consulting and Information Technology Solutions company, is looking for a Cost Estimating Engineer. The successful candidate will support the U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives and U.S. Air Force Office of Energy Assurance Engineering Teams with developing conceptual design and cost estimates for projects and ensuring all services and products delivered comply with Government Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) and Air Force Instruction (AFI) requirements.

The Engineering Teams are comprised of technical systems engineering resources knowledgeable in specific renewable and alternative energy technologies, utility systems engineering, microgrid, electrical distribution infrastructure, energy storage, utility control, cost estimating, and energy security systems to support its activities. These resources work collaboratively to develop and execute opportunities that related to specific energy projects.

The Engineering Teams provide technical expertise to Government decision makers for energy program requirements, interpretation, and development of program guidance, and assist with development of policy/guidance for energy program planning and evaluation. The Engineering Teams conduct engineering studies to determine capabilities of existing equipment, utility services, and energy-related systems. To maximize utility efficiency and minimize overall cost, the teams calculate statistical averages, cumulative and rolling averages, statistical trends, rates of change, percentages, etc. As renewable energy technologies experts, the teams evaluate and coordinate the development and acquisition of a wide variety of energy conservation projects, including photovoltaic, concentrated solar, biomass, and geothermal.

This Cost Estimating Engineer positon requires experience with energy components and systems. The Cost Estimating Engineer will provide cost estimates for the construction, operations, and maintenance of large-scale renewable and alternative energy security projects.

Job Requirements

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Required Experience

  • 4-year degree in related field and 0-3 years of related work experience preferred
  • Demonstrated success working in a fast-paced, project-centric environment
  • Understanding of project management and business processes and systems
  • Must have or be able to obtain a Security clearance

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at Come join our dynamic team!

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