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Siemens Construction Cost Estimator / Quantity Surveyor - Rail Infrastructure in Las Vegas, Nevada

Whodesigns your future? You do. Are you looking for a career where you can showcase your technical aptitude and passion for problem solving to ensure your customers can work in a comfortable, safe, and energy-efficient environment? Siemens Mobility offers intelligent and efficient mobility solutions for urban, interurban and freight transportation. We’re looking to empower people wanting to seek the challenges facing society and who want to make real what matters most.

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Our Culture:

At Siemens, we live and foster an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company's success. We trust and empower our leaders to act as owners, advise their teams, and innovate to succeed. We communicate openly and honestly to learn from our failures and celebrate our successes. We recognize individual and team achievements frequently. We invest in our team members, offering a wide variety of internal and external development opportunities.

What you will do forSiemens Mobility:

We are seeking to hire a Construction Cost Estimator (Quantity Surveyor), a hybrid profession that blends engineering, construction, and economics while managing all costs associated with building and civil engineering projects. Your goal will be to minimize expenses and keep them within the limits of the budget and project schedule without compromising on the quality of end results or failing to adhere to the building, health, and safety regulations. We will also work with the contractors and clients from the onset, preparing comprehensive project estimates, capturing contract documentation, conducting feasibility studies, and undertaking risk control. This position will be based in Las Vegas, NV.


  • Contractadministration as advised

  • Commercialmanagement of work packages; input on commercial risk management

  • Inputand preparation of target cost reports

  • Accuratecost and value reporting to both client and business needs in accordancewith relevant processes

  • Interfacewith technical and commercial project management teams as well asengineering and planning functions

  • Ensurecontractual notices are issued in accordance with contractual time frames

  • Prepareand estimate contract changes/variations

  • Maintainauditable records in conjunction with target cost contract requirement

  • Providesupport and advice to project management team on matters such as contractcompliance, contract awareness, change management, claims variations,legal and financial matters - collaborating closely where necessary withother internal specialist advisors


  • BSDegree in Civil Engineering or equivalent with proven commercialmanagement experience

  • Strongtrack record (10+ years) in a high value position in a contract managementenvironment - ideally gained in a similar or related industry (rail,aerospace, defense, construction, IT, etc.)

  • Excellentnegotiation skills, coupled with practical experience and an in-depthunderstanding of the best ways in which to maximize the mutual benefits tobe gained from the effective and commercial interpretation of contracts

  • Customerfacing skills - validated active involvement as a team member inhigh-value, sophisticated bid teams, ideally with experience of proposaland tender writing

  • Understandingof the technical, contractual, and financial requirements of thecommercial management role and their inter-relationship

  • Experienceof working in a matrixed and project working environment

  • Goodfinancial and commercial acumen


  • Competitivesalary based on qualifications

  • Health,dental, and vision plans with options

  • Matching401(k)

  • Competitivepaid time off plan, holidays, and floating holidays

  • Paidparental leave

  • Companycell phone and laptop

  • Extensiveproduct training and professional career development

  • Educationand tuition reimbursement programs available


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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