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Project Cost Control Engineer

Company:
iTech US Inc
Location:
Spring, Texas, 77373, United States
Posted:
February 15, 2018
Description:

iTech US Inc.is a leading global workforce management provides end-to-end solutions for customized Software Development Solutions and staffing solutions provider to Fortune 1000 firms .

Globally who trust us to design, execute and manage sophisticated workforce management solutions, large scale staffing engagements and strategic Business Process and consulting engagements.

We have Project Control Engineer/Lead (Cost Control Engineer) Job in Spring, TX

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Job Title: Project Control Engineer/Lead (Cost Control Engineer)

Location: Spring, TX

Duration: 6 Months Contract

Job ID: 7000

Note: Required Local Resident Applicant - Required to attend In Person Interview.

Overview:

MAIN FUNCTIONS

Project Controls Lead – Cost (PCL) implements overall project cost direction through application of systems and methods for estimate development, cost control/cost management/ control and management of change.

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Provide overall project cost, and change management leadership and expertise. Provide support to Project Team and Stewards with cost analysis, reporting, forecasting and budgeting

• Develop the Project Controls Plan and Management of Change (MOC) Plan

• Ensure that the Stewardship process is established and implemented, leading to monthly cost stewardship reviews

• Coordinate and communicate priorities for new and ongoing estimating, planning and cost control activities

• Lead preparation and maintenance of the Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS), the Original Control Budget (OCB), Current Control Budget (CCB) and Budget (P&B), and the overall cost and progress control system

• Coordinate the collecting, analyzing, and reporting of project cost control information to ensure overall project status is assessed and potential problem areas are identified early; prepare overall cost and schedule forecasts

• Administer and facilitate the Management of Change process

• Facilitate Capital Efficiency and Opportunities and Vulnerabilities process

• Interface with Controllers regarding AFEs/budgets and invoices and development of Work-In-Place

• Participate in bid evaluation process (as required)

• Participate in developing Contract Price Budgets and Contract Control Schedules and Milestones

• Ensure familiarity of Project Controls team with Contractor payment terms and contract coordination procedures applicable to their scope

• Lead preparation for Gate Reviews, Advance Commitment, Full Funding or Supplement activities

• Coordinate development of cost estimates in preparation of Gate and Check Point/Advance Commitment reviews

• Coordinate development of Estimate Confidence Packages and Estimate Development Plans

• Respond to ad hoc requests from PMT related to Controls/Reporting

• Consortium / Affiliate / Joint Venture presentations

• Support preparation of Close-out Reporting / CA$HD Input

2. Perform quality assurance at the project level by monitoring and appraising the performance of Contractors in the areas of cost control -

• Responsible for ensuring that proper and effective project control measures are executed by the Contractor; including the Contractor’s cost control organization, plans and procedures

• Review and, where appropriate, endorse schedule, cost baselines and forecast prepared by contractors

• Review progress measurement data reported by the Contractor

• Review cost bases of Contractor's Change Proposals / Orders, including progress trends developed by Contractor

• Assist site management in developing/reviewing cost corrective actions and recovery plans, and ensuring needed actions/plans are implemented.

3. Manage the Cost organization including the Contractor sites and serve as the central link from the Project to the Project Services Common Skill Center (CSC).

• Maintain close liaison with other members of the Project Services organization on the Project and within the Common Skill Center

• Coordinate development of the Project Controls Implementation Plan

• Provide feedback to and mentor project controls engineers and planners

• Ensure CSC alignment for support and approval of key deliverables (i.e. Estimate Confidence Package, Estimate Development Plan, etc.)

4. Drive and promote capital efficiency in CSC and on project

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

• Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Construction Management

• 5-10 years of project controls experience focused on cost control achievements

• Strong influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical, and computing skills

• Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills

• Adaptability to changing priorities

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

• Ability to multitask and respond quickly to urgent analysis requests

Responsibilities:

Cost monitoring, Controlling, Forecasting Methods, Productivity Tools, etc for Project

Any Specific Industry experience: Oil & Gas, Petrochem

Primary Skills:

Cost monitoring, Controlling, Forecasting Methods, Productivity Tools, etc. for Project.

Secondary Skills:

Project Planning

Educational Qualifications

Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Construction Management

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