Wood is one of the top ranked international design and construction firms by ENR magazine. The Senior Project Controls Specialist will support the Capital Projects Group that performs large construction projects for multiple business sectors. This position will provide project planning, scheduling, cost tracking, and project financial support for these projects. The position will report to the Project Controls Manager.
Primary duties will be preparing and maintaining project schedules, tracking cost, performing earned value analysis, working with project managers to prepare estimate to complete, and other project controls related activities. Other duties may include assisting in the preparation and revision of corporate project controls and project management procedures.
Job location: Philadelphia, PA
Utilize project management systems to update and manage project budgets, commitments, expenditures and forecasts
Developing WBS and project coding structures using Primavera software
Developing and maintaining cost loaded schedules for both design and construction related projects
Conduct project performance analysis using earned value techniques
Support reporting requirements for invoice submittals and monthly status reports
Maintain project budget and forecast spending plans
Downloading and analysing project expenditures, commitments, and invoicing data
Provide proposal support to include schedules, reports, cost analysis, and other Primavera supporting functions
Utilize in house proprietary project controls software and applications
Skills and Qualifications
BS in Engineering, Construction Management, or other related discipline
15+ years project controls / cost - schedule experience
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Access
Proficiency with Primavera
Strong interpersonal skills, creative solution and problem - solving skills
Willing to travel on an as needed basis
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non - exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2019-33698
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com