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Staff Project Controls Specialist

Company name
Burns & McDonnell

Detroit, MI, United States

Employment Type

Construction, Project Management, Engineering, Estimator

Posted on
Dec 28,2018

Valid Through
Apr 12,2019

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Staff Project Controls Specialist','182520','Project Controls','!*!The Staff Project Controls Specialist will be responsible for leading the project controls processes with the internal project management team to execute project deliverables within budget and schedule.

Develop, implement, and maintain external and internal cost reports, cash flows and forecasts.

Responsible for schedule management, earned value management and cost management.

Responsible for engineering, procurement and construction planning, scheduling, logistics and cost control.

Analyze project controls reports, present findings and provide recommendations to the project controls team.

Ensure project set-up in Oracle Financial MIS/PPS Accounting Module or Oracle Primavera Contracts Manager Program.

Analyze data; review logs; and run reports in Oracle Primavera Contracts Manager software and/or the Oracle Financial's MIS/PPS Accounting software.

Set up Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) for tracking detailed breakdown of purchase orders or subcontracts.

Ensure budget tracking against Purchase Orders or Subcontracts.

Manage the internal Change Management System.

Responsible for the review of upstream (prime contract) / downstream (PO & subcontract) change orders.

Report accurate updates to cost reports or forecasts.

Develop and present a cash flow report.

Develop Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 schedules.

Create schedules and diagrams in Microsoft Visio.

Set up Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) in Oracle Primavera 6 or Microsoft Project scheduling software.

Ensure the entry of logic ties within the schedules.

Create various schedule reports and determine appropriate reporting format.

Consult with project controls team on schedule progress.

Responsible for monitoring resource loading of a schedule.

Develop and present earned value tracking document.

Analyze and report on data from Oracle Primavera P6.

Develop pre-programmed project scheduling reports in P6 and review and analyze back-up documentation for accuracy.

Manage integrated data from one program to another. 

Responsible for ensuring quality checks and inspections on project controls deliverables.

Serves as a point of contact for technical questions from APM's, PM's, Lead Engineers, or Construction staff.

All other duties as assigned.','!*!

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field.  Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.

A minimum of 4 years of direct project controls experience.

Ability to work independently, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Proficient with Microsoft Office.

Experience with Oracle Primavera P6.

May be required to obtain an OSHA 10 hour safety certification.

Willingness to accept long term field assignments.

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans','Full-time','Yes, 15 % of the Time','US-MI-Detroit','','*LIDNI','Staff Project Controls Specialist

Company info

Burns & McDonnell
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Company Profile
We are a full-service engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting solutions firm, based in Kansas City, Missouri. Our multidisciplined staff of 5,300 includes engineers, architects, construction professionals, planners, estimators, economists, technicians and scientists, representing virtually all design disciplines. We plan, design, permit, construct and manage facilities all over the world, with one mission in mind: Make our clients successful. Our company got its start in 1898. Two new Stanford University engineering graduates — Clinton S. Burns and Robert E. McDonnell — sought a professional home base teeming with opportunity, a place to continue the partnership they forged while working for the city of Palo Alto, California. They chose Kansas City because it provided the most potential clients in a 200-mile radius — cities and towns in need of water and power systems to support growth.

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