Senior Project Controls Specialist

Job ID: BH110914

Category: Project Controls

Industry: Energy & Infrastructure - Power Generation

Job Purpose:

  • Reports to Project Manager and manages the organization's project controls functions.

Core Duties:

  • Manages and oversees implementation of the organization's project controls functions as further described below: 
    • Coordinates project controls activities so as to comply with the organization's and DOE requirements. 
    • Supports the development of project baseline deliverables including work breakdown structures, cost plans, resource loaded schedules, risk assessments and baseline changes. 
    • Engages and supports the Project Manager and project team in the effective use of these project management tools. 
    • Works closely with the project team in the update of project schedules, cost plans and risk registers 
    • Maintains the P6-Cobra interface 
    • Assists in the analysis of variances and development of recovery plans and timely development and distribution of accurate reports. 
    • Provides data and assistance in special events such as project reviews and response to stakeholder data calls. 
    • Coordinates work activities and project assignments under the direction of the Project Manager. 

Minimimum Requirements: 

  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in applying project controls in the successful completion of projects 
  • B.S. degree in Engineering or Science (preferred)

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: 

  • Experience at DOE research laboratory or Knowledge and experience in working under DOE Order 413.B 
  • Expert practitioner in use of the P6 Primavera and Cobra project management software platforms

Certificates and Licenses:

  • Project Management Professional Certification (preferred)


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Princeton, NJ USA