Controls Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Buckhannon, WV and Virtual / Travel

Less than 5 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Posted on 11/30/17 by Gagan Kapoor
Buckhannon, WV
Less than 5 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Posted on 11/30/17 by Gagan Kapoor

Position Title: Controls Engineer

Position Number: 269619

Location: Buckhannon, WV

Desired Skill Set:

Financial Analysis, Infrastructure, Microsoft Excel

Position Description:

“Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.”

Position Title: Senior Controls Specialist

Location: Buckhannon, WV 26201

Duration: 3years

Job Summary

The Energy Controls group is responsible for supporting the “on-time” and “on-budget” completion of large construction projects within the Client Energy Gas Infrastructure organization by providing accurate and timely reporting of project financials, implementing and tracking project performance metrics, and creating value added forward looking projections and analysis. 

As a Controls Specialist within in this group you will be responsible for supporting cost and performance metrics and controls on a large pipeline construction project planned for West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina. As part of this role you will be responsible for the following activities. 

• Aggregate spread level reports and provide root cause and variance analysis/reporting to home office on project financial and performance information. 

• Conduct value added analysis on the cost and schedule impact of construction challenges in real-time to support effective decision making by project management.

• Develop and maintain regional/spread level Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

• Develop and maintain regional/spread level execution schedules.

• Develop and maintain regional/spread level budget and cost forecasts.

• Develop and maintain regional/spread level earned value metrics to accurately track and report project performance. 

• Develop and maintain regional/spread level Risk Metrics. 

• Direct spread level project controls staff. 

• Ability to identify and elevate trends and otherconstruction related challenges that have the potential to drive change orders.

• Provide support to invoice processing team on regional/spread level progress.

• Perform otherad-hoc tasks as required. 

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSA):

• Minimum of 3years controls experience in utility and or natural gas industry, preferably on large natural gas infrastructure projects. 

• Prior experiencesupporting capital construction projects required.

• Excellent leadership, organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication. 

• Requires ability to work under limited supervision and direction.

• Demonstrates experience in financial planning and analysis, project financial analysis, due diligence process.

• Demonstrates ability to analyze construction progress, risks, and perform root cause analysis.

• Working understanding and knowledge of Primavera.

• Extensive knowledge of Excel.

• Aptitude for continuous learning.


RequiredDegree – Bachelors 

Preferred Disciplines – Construction Management, Business, Finance, Engineering 

Additional Requirements: 

Previous experience as Cost Engineer/Analyst

Experience in Primavera highly desirable

Travel Requirements: 

Up to 75% travelrequired

The Controls Specialist positions will be field located positions during construction.

Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California will be administered in accordance with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

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