Cost Engineer IV - Construction provides estimates, cost control strategies, cost forecasting, investment appraisals, and risk analysis for construction projects. Administers quantity takeoffs so that appropriate costs and values can be determined. Being a Cost Engineer IV - Construction has a broad knowledge of construction processes and materials. Requires technical knowledge of construction work involved, and the ability to use cost-estimating methods. Additionally, Cost Engineer IV - Construction requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of unit/department. To be a Cost Engineer IV - Construction typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group.