Project Controls Specialist

Middough   •  

Houston, TX

11 - 15 years

Posted 266 days ago

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Essential Functions: 

  • Develops the scope, schedule, budget and estimates to complete data for assigned tasks.
  • Leads in the creation of Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) and development of schedules and budget data (including resource loading) for those WBS elements.
  • Analyzes unit rates to the extent the estimate to complete unit rates are well understood and defendable to peer review.
  • Assembles and compiles schedules and cost data and inputs into the project control database and provide output to the project team.
  • Analyzes schedules progress and performance and identifies developing problem areas.
  • Participates in claims analysis and negotiation.
  • Assists in managing and maximizing project margins.
  • Advises management of risks that may affect project profit, costs, schedules and client relations.
  • Supports the Project Management team in maintaining timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems.
  • Takes the lead in the development and maintenance of any periodic (daily, weekly, monthly) status reports to keep management and/or owner informed on the project progress.
  • Participates in the development of the Project Close Out process including the evaluation of all subcontractors and major vendors.
  • Sets the priority of Safety as paramount in all planning and execution.
  • Uses Middough Advance Project Procedures (MAPP) as a tool for project implementation and complies with procedural requirements.
  • Prepares one lunch & learn workshop per year on a topic relevant to project execution or procedural improvement.

 Skills and Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Business
  • Hands-on experience with Primavera Project Planner P6, SAP, Oracle, Contract Manager and otherfinancial IT tools
  • 10+ years’ experience setting up constructionschedules working with resource loading and earned value management systems
  • Project Controls experience on engineering and construction projects
  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of principles and concepts of cost engineering as they relate to budgeting, monitoring and tracking actual costs, change orders and forecasting
  • Experience with Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project Software

 (TOL 1802)