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Senior Project Controls Engineer-EVMS Coordinator, Cape Canaveral, FL (218590)

  • Requisition ID:  218590
  • Position Title: Senior Project Controls Engineer-EVMS Coordinator, Cape Canaveral, FL (218590)
  • Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
  • Relocation Authorized:  None
  • US Citizenship Required: Yes
  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen and background check



Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI), Bechtel’s government services business, is one of the top providers to departments and agencies of the U.S. and British governments. Its successes include many large, first-of-a-kind projects in government site management, environmental restoration, defense, space, energy, and national and homeland security. Bechtel currently has opportunities in Cape Canaveral, FL.   


Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop a certified Earned Value Management System (EVMS) that is compliant with ANSI/EIA-748 guidelines and initiate the Implementation plan.
  • Develop the Earned Value System Description document and applicable EV project procedures.
  • Provide guidance and direction to all affected personnel (Senior Management, Area Project Managers, Control Account Managers (CAMs), Project Controls Engineers, and other support personnel) to assure that they are sufficiently knowledgeable of EVMS requirements, processes, and procedures to execute their work scope in full compliance with contractual requirements.
  • Establish and maintain the CAM Notebook webpage, storyboards that flow chart EVMS work processes, Work Authorization Documents (WADs), and Project Authorization Document (PAD).
  • Establish Monthly Performance reporting utilizing EVMS Format 1 through 5 reporting requirements.
  • Conduct internal surveillances to ensure EVMS requirements are being met.
  • Conduct training classes, mentor project personnel, and provide program oversight for establishing EVMS best practices.
  • Coordinate with all affected project organizations/functions regarding the implementation of project recommended and agreed upon EVMS process and procedure changes.
  • Review and support the ongoing updates to EVMS metrics.
  • Prepare project team for all EVMS surveillance and/or certification assessments from the client.
  • Monitor critical path and schedule performance of the total project. Recommends alternatives for schedule improvement to project team for discussion and/or decision.
  • Monitor cost recording, monitoring, and reporting practices for compliance with applicable standards.
  • Monitor change control and trending processes with applicable EVMS standards.
  • Monitor Project Execution Risk Management (PERM) activities, reports and risk registers with applicable EVMS standards.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management, project management or related discipline from an accredited university and 13 years of professional experience, or in lieu of a degree, 19 years of project controls experience on EPC job or equivalent job. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be able to complete pre-employment background screen and drug screen.
  • Must have advanced knowledge of requirements and previous experience utilizing Earned Value Management System (EVMS) criteria on EPC job
  • Must have intermediate Microsoft Office skills and show experience with proficiency in using PC operating systems and several basic software applications such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency in using multiple PC software specific applications (Cobra, EcoSys, Primavera-P6, etc.) currently in use by Bechtel.
  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing cost engineering functions, which include cost estimating, cost control, and cost analysis, in the field and the home office.
  • Skilled in oral and written communication.
  • Must possess the legal right to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship.


Preferred requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of Primavera-P6, Cobra, and EcoSys.
  • Flexibility to respond to urgent project requests and/or changing priorities.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with people of varied backgrounds and objectives.



Shaping tomorrow together!

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected
veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.