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Project Controls Engineer (Keyser, WV)

Requisition ID:  228839


A potential joint venture wind project located near Keyser, West Virginia, USA.  The project consists of decommissioning existing wind turbines and the erection of new wind turbines.  Project duration is an estimated 7-9 months.



The following duties are performed with respect to Scheduling:


• Interfaces with Bechtel management, JV Partner and client contacts to develop, maintain and manage schedules for multiple wind turbine scopes

• Coordinates regular schedule reviews with JV Partner and management to communicate progress and challenges ensuring schedule accuracy.

• Monitors and maintains the interface between Bechtel and JV schedule systems along with an understanding of the Bechtel cost and other functional systems.

• Develops an understanding of Bechtel and JV Partner priorities on schedule and cost to align progress reporting.

• Gathers and verifies data on schedule, work force and quantities to update and status discipline or specialty progress and performance reports.

•  Identifies activities that have a critical or potential impact on schedule.

• Assists discipline groups in determining what information is required from other disciplines to support schedule activities and how to interface with the assigned discipline or specialty. Provides schedule knowledge on a continuous basis to assist in discipline planning and interfacing with others.

• Performs schedule monitoring, including identifying critical activities and updating functions for specific applications, disciplines, or specialties. Assists in the development of requirements for updating and monitoring the schedule.

• Responsible for analysis, development and presentation of impact integration measures and recommends recovery measures as needed.

• Prepares schedules, staffing, and quantity progress and performance reports for assigned disciplines or specialties.

• Prepares and coordinates planning and scheduling presentations to Bechtel and client management, as required.



The following duties are performed with respect to Cost Engineering:

• Assists in developing and implementing requirements for cost recording, reporting, and analyzing standards, programs, and reports. Performs performance monitoring and control functions for specific applications. 

• Independently provides financial, cost reporting, trending analysis and recommends corrective actions.

• Provides support to project financial reporting and trending functions and the invoice/billing review process as required.

• Performs perfomance monitoring, data analysis and control functions for specific applications.

Develops and applies unit rates (cost and job hour) to quantify factored estimates within a discipline/specialty for reporting and analyzing perfomance data.

•  Assists in investigating requirements for estimating and/or cost control data.

Collects and classifies cost engineering data.

Gathers and prepares actual job hour, work force, revenue and cost data for Project Financial Status Reports.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.  
  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office.
  • Experience in perfomance monitoring, data analysis and control functions
  • Skilled in oral and written communication.
  • Ability to interface with other disciplines, JV partners, client reps and subcontractors as required.
  • Advanced skills in using multiple discipline-specific software applications currently used by Bechtel (e.g., EcoSys, Primavera, Synchro and Power BI).
  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field with a minimum of 6 -9 years of project controls or cost related work experience. In lieu of degree twelve 12-15 years of Project Controls or cost control experience.

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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.