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Project Control Engineer / USA

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Added:05-Dec-18
Location: Houston, USA
Salary:$125000 - $145000 per annum, Benefits: Medical, Dental, 401K, PTO, Life, etc
Duration:Permanent
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Job Title: Project Controls Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Houston, TX

We are a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, a fast growing Chemicals Operator, has a permanent opportunity for a Project Controls Engineer to be based in Houston, TX.

Responsibilities

In charge of scheduling, cost engineering and reporting for multiple projects in execution which range from 30 to 200 m$. Reports operationally to Project Managers and functionally to the Director of Project Controls.

Scheduling
  • Implement appropriate scheduling and progress measurement processes for capital projects following Company guidelines and procedures.
  • Develop baseline schedule with all project stakeholders (Company business lines, Technology providers, Engineering partners, Suppliers, Contractors, etc), using, to a maximum extent, resources and/or quantities loading
  • Define for each project WBS and the associated progress measurement procedure
  • Review and analyse subcontractors’ schedule updates and adherence to their initial plan. Understand and challenge the deviations.
  • Collect and validate the physical progress from the various project stakeholders - Update the associated S-Curves
  • Coordinate with all parties to update the master project schedule on regular basis, both actual and forecast dates
  • Analyze critical path(s), schedule variances, progress trends and allocation of resources
  • Produce KPIs such as labor productivity, procurement pace, erection quantities, etc.
  • If any, analyze subcontractors’ claims for delay and associated mitigation / recovery plans
Cost Engineering
  • Implement appropriate cost engineering processes for capital projects following Company guidelines and procedures.
  • Develop and maintain cost baseline and forecast for a portfolio of projects in accordance with the defined cost breakdown structure
  • Responsible to control and monitor project total expenditure - Define cash flow forecasts
  • Analyze all additional charges or claims from suppliers, vendors and subcontractors to ensure that all potential project expenditures are captured and properly recorded.
  • Coordinate with Finance for cost reconciliations.
  • Update and maintain quantity register for ongoing projects.
  • Management of project contingencies.
Reporting
  • Collaborate with Project Manager to issue Project Management Report on monthly basis (cost / schedule actuals and forecast, milestones, trends, risks and contingencies)
  • Attend project review meeting.
  • Actively contribute in development and global support of cost management and benchmarking tools as well as continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Collaborate with Project Development to provide feedbacks, lessons learnt and benchmarks in order to support the estimating of future projects.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree or related field
  • 7-10 years minimum of experience in project control in petrochemicals, oil & gas, mining, infrastructure or nuclear industry.
  • Ability to work effectively on multiple projects with competing priorities and deadlines
  • Strong analytical & organization skills with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ensure confidentiality and uses discretion in work-related matters
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including presentation delivery to large / small group
Job Specific Skills (key functional, leadership, or business skills required)

  • Fluent in Primavera P6, Ares Prism and Excel
  • Prior experience with Oracle R12 and SAP is an added value
 


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