Project Controls Specialist Sr.

Position Overview

Under minimal general supervision, performs Project Controls job functions as assigned by management.  Typical job responsibilities are to assist and support management in ensuring proper control, tracking and cost accounting for project cost and work scope alignment with the approved project Work Breakdown Structure and coding.  The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management in one or more of the following functional areas, in addition to other duties as assigned:

Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform the duties of a Project Control Specialist, Senior
Accumulates and compiles accurate cost data to prepare the project budgets and updates to the project cost forecasts
Develops cost control, scheduling, and earned value management procedures and guidelines
Assist Control Account Managers in the development of control account execution plans, work breakdown structure dictionary definitions, and earned value methods & techniques
Participates in period project reviews/schedule meetings with company or client management
Develops and implements a change control/management system
Develops and maintains Control Account level schedules
Identifies trends and deviations to cost and schedule performance, impacts and recommends corrective actions.  Supports Control Account Manager analysis of earned value data and explanation of variances
Maintains the established project costs/schedule program and prepares schedule/cost status reports
Provides historical information
Perform duties complex in nature
Other job related duties as assigned

Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates ability to perform work safely in accordance with all approved safety policies, procedures and applicable regulations and performs assigned duties in a safe manner
Actively participates in Safety Work Groups

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS degree in a related field and 9 years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.  Typical experience ranges from 9 - 12 years.

Strong PC skills to include Microsoft software; automated accounting and cost management systems

Strong Primavera (P6) scheduling software skills.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Understands the fundamental concepts of Project Controls, Cost Engineering, Scheduling and Estimating

DOE “L” or “Q” clearance or ability to obtain a DOE “L” or “Q” clearance

Working Conditions

Work in an office at a normal environmental restoration atmosphere (outdated and/or abandoned facilities or industrial field environments). May also work at off-project sites representing the organization at various types of locations throughout the community for business purposes. Potential exposure to equipment movement hazards, dangerous chemicals/solvents or hazardous and radioactive materials if proper safety procedures are not followed.

Ability to perform sedentary to light work, exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally (any exertion of force/lifting greater than 45 pounds requires usage of a two person “buddy system”), non-repetitive, up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly, repetitive; performing such activities as lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing, pulling, standing, walking, grasping, kneeling, stooping, reaching.

Ability to perform primary office duties including heavy computer usage.

In some cases radiological training may be required.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. Principal duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the overall purpose of this job.

This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position.  Employees holding this position will be required to perform job-related duties as requested by management. All requirements are subject to modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.