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Cost Analyst - Entry Level 

Location: Deer Park, TX 

Bilfinger is a leading international industrial services provider, active primarily in Continental Europe, Northwest Europe, North America, and the Middle East. With over 4,500 skilled employees in North America, Bilfinger delivers its services across multiple industries that include petrochemical, oil & gas, consumer goods, energy and utilities, and government services. Bilfinger has offices in 40 states, and our project portfolio covers the entire value chain from consulting, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, maintenance, plant expansion, and turnarounds to environmental technologies and digital applications.  We have over 100 years of industrial experience on projects as small as $500 and as large as $400M, performed in every time zone of the United States.


Cost Analyst – Entry Level

Job Description

Job Family:

Project Controls

Job Profile Code:



Bilfinger Westcon Inc.

FLSA Status:


Direct Supervision of:


Reports to:

Project Controls Manager


Position Summary

Perform routine tasks related to the collection of data required to monitor budgets and estimates for a specific portion of a project.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform variety of cost/estimating tasks such as coding timesheets, invoices, quantity installations, and accumulating hours per account, etc.
  • Assist in preparing routine and/or special request reports per established instructions, department procedures and deadlines.
  • Assist cost engineers in compiling cost data by account, preparing manpower forecasts, cross coding existing cost records, etc.
  • May calculate/prepare material and work quantities (takeoffs), comparison reports, charts and tables for project analysis.
  • May perform administrative duties associated with day-to-day routine activities designed to provide practical application of cost methods.
  • Perform additional assignments per supervisor's direction.


Job Requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and listening skills required.
  • Educational and experience requirements include: Two year technical degree or equivalent combinations training and related experience.
  • Basic knowledge of resource monitoring techniques plus ability to follow procedures/directions required.

Technical Knowledge and Skills


  • Minimum 10 years supervision experience in industry
  • Must be proficient in reading blueprints, isometric drawings, orthos, and P&IDs.
  • Experience in weld inspection.
  • CWI preferred.



Physical Requirements


  • Ability to perform repetitive movements.
  • Ability to use hands to grasp.
  • Ability to stand (for extended periods of time), walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, and twist.
  • Ability to sit and balance.




This job description is not an employment agreement or contract.  Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.  The list of responsibilities, job requirements and physical requirements are not exhaustive; however, they are the current essential functions of the job.

Bilfinger Inc.  is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other legally protected characteristics.

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