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Project Controls Manager

Requisition ID:  258020

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Project Controls Manager for US Railway Projects (New York)

 

This is an exciting time for US Infrastructure projects and at present, and over the coming months and years, our customers are committing to new rail infrastructure projects, this provides a great opportunity to welcome new talent to the Bechtel family.  We are building teams who want to be challenged and apart of new projects on the East Coast including the city of New York.  Bechtel helps clients deliver projects of purpose that create a lasting positive legacy globally. These projects create jobs and grow economies; improve the resiliency of the world's infrastructure; connect communities to resources and opportunities; get us closer to net zero; tackle critical environmental challenges to protect people and the planet; and accelerate progress to make the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.

 

The Project Controls Manager responsibilities include execution of Project Controls core programs i.e., engineering, cost estimating, cost analysis/control, and planning/scheduling in accordance with applicable Project Controls Department Procedures. Directs schedule development, maintenance, monitoring, impact identification, and recovery plan development activities. Identifies, analyzes, and provides innovative solutions to cost engineering and planning/scheduling problems. Develops, interprets, and executes policy, objectives, and standards applicable to cost and schedule control and analysis activities. Reviews contract drafts for adequacy of cost and scope definition and Project Controls requirements. Coordinates development of all data in support of negotiations. Prepares the Project Controls Plan for assigned project/program. Maintains liaison with functional management to coordinate workload and staffing plans, work processes, and procedures. Directs the preparation and presentation of project/program estimates and cost forecasts. Supports project/program organizational and administrative activities. Prepares, coordinates, and directs Project Controls presentations to Bechtel and client management, as required.

 

 

Job Responsibilities:

The following duties are General/Common across disciplines within the Project Controls function:

 

  • Responsible for effective execution of Project Controls programs on an assigned project in accordance with Bechtel Group, Inc. Project Controls Department Procedures.
  • Reviews and approves Earned Revenue Determination Data, Project Financial Status Reports, and Charge for Project Working Capital calculations for assigned projects.
  • Plans staffing needs for assigned projects.
  • Reviews contract drafts to ensure they include adequate cost and scope definition and meet Project Controls requirements. Coordinates development of all data in support of negotiations.
  • Prepares, coordinates, and directs Project Controls presentations to Bechtel and client management, as required.
  • Participates in the development and training of assigned personnel and in the implementation of on-the-job and classroom training programs.
  • Conducts personnel performance reviews and career counseling. Interviews candidates for employment and makes recommendations for employment decisions.
  • Directs project control activities. Develops, interprets, and executes policy, objectives, and standards applicable to cost and schedule control and analysis activities.
  • Prepares the Project Controls plan for assigned projects.
  • Maintains liaison with GBU functional management to coordinate workload and staffing plans, work processes, and procedures.

 

 

Job Qualification:

  •        Experience in delivering large-scale projects that may include large scale light-rail and high-speed railway projects. Experiences typically include planning for construction through rural and urban locations, along active freight lines, bridge construction over navigable waterways, upgrading track and building or rehabilitating bridges, station stops, storage yards, and maintenance shops.
  •        Thorough knowledge of and demonstrated experience in directing cost engineering functions, including cost estimating, control, and analysis, and planning & scheduling functions, including schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office.
  •        Demonstrated skill in management, supervisory, and personnel administrative functions.
  •        Demonstrated skill in identifying, analyzing, and solving problems.
  •        Experience assessing and presenting commercial impacts relative to cost and schedule
  •        Expert communication skills with demonstrated ability to present Project Controls information to management/client.
  •        Expert level of knowledge of engineering, procurement, contracts, construction, and startup work processes, as performed by Bechtel. Knowledge of engineering & construction management customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience. Knowledge of current industry & technical developments.
  •        Shall have accredited degree in either Engineering or Construction Management
  •        Minimum 15 years professional experience in project controls with emphasis on cost and project estimating. In lieu of degree, 21 years of related work experience required.

 

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