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Project Cost Control Engineer

iTech US Inc
Spring, Texas, 77373, United States
February 15, 2018

iTech US 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.

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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.



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.


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


• 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


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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