Project Planning & Control Engineer


Houston, TX

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 355 days ago

  by    Cynet EngineeringTeam

We are looking for Project Planning & Control Engineer  for our client in Houston TX

Job Title: Project Planning & Control Engineer

Job Location: Houston TX

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

Min 10 year of exp.

  • Project Planning & Control
  • Experience in Oil & Gas Projects
  • Experience in Primavera & Microsoft Project
  • Ability to effectively apply project planning & control tools& practices.
  • Ability to identify, analyze, and resolve complex issues on scheduling impact in time and be able to recommend solutions.
  • Reviews project schedules for usefulness, logic, level of detail, input sources, timing, lines of communication, and interfaces with other functional elements and consistency with Current Control Estimate / Forecast, WBS, and the Project Plan
  • Have through knowledge of fast tracking, Crashing & recovery of project schedules.
  • Understanding of Critical Path (CPM) and resource loaded scheduling processes, physical progress tracking, and earned value analysis.
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Plan and Develop effective and proficient project plans for the assigned jobs as per their requirements and needful details
  • Efficiently communicate with project team members & client’s representative for capital & turnaround projects details & ensure completion of projects according to the accepted standards of time & quality.
  • Analyze schedule trends, develop and review schedule forecasts
  • Monitor and report on schedule implications of changes
  • Participate in developing Contract Control Schedules and Milestones
  • Assist management in developing/reviewing schedule corrective actions and recovery plans, and making sure needed actions/plans are implemented
  • Develop and update project masterschedule for an overall view of the all projects activities and durations
  • Develop resource plans, progress curves and forecasts, ensure optimum utilization of the resources in the project
  • Update and monitor projects’ progress on regular basis and communicate with the team about variances in report form
  • Develop projects’ reporting system and communicate to all stakeholders in approved frequency at regular fashion
  • Strong Influencing, Consulting, Mentoring, Analytical, and Computing skills
  • Adaptability to changing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and respond quickly to urgent analysis requests
  • Above average knowledge of MS Excel, and be able to prepare & format report documents in MS Word and presentations in MS PowerPoint