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Project Controls Specialist Jacobs
Englewood, CO

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Job Description

At the end of April 2019, WorleyParsons combined with Jacobs' Energy, Chemicals and Resources (ECR) division, to create Worley.

Together, we are a leading global provider of professional project and asset services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. We have almost 60,000 amazing people in around 60 countries across the world covering the full lifecycle, from creating new assets to sustaining and enhancing operating assets for our customers.

Our exciting combination will create new opportunities for you to join us.

Position Summary

Maintains project ledgers showing budget line items, commitments, expenditures and forecasts.

* Support Local Management, Project Executives and Project Managers with Operational Project Reviews (OPRs)

* Contribute to development of new techniques, tools, systems, and systems integrations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Project Services

* Develop, monitor, track, analyze, forecast, and report on project budgets, estimates to complete, commitments, expenditures, project progress and productivity, work plans and schedules, projects cost at completion, WBS cost coding, subcontracts, and change management

* Provide Earned Value Support

* Review key cost, schedule, earned value, and risk metrics to assess progress and forecast project outcomes

* Provide support for project proposal pricing

* Perform risk analysis on cost and schedule and recommend usage of contingency

* Assure change management systems and processes are implemented and followed

* Identify potential project problems early, report issues and problems to operations leadership, and work with project teams to address and implement recovery plans

* Coordinate activities and services with corporate support groups including human resources, accounting, legal, contracts management, procurement and safety

* May assist/advise junior level team members

* Minimum of 5 years of experience is required, with 3 of those years in project controls.

* BS or BA in Cost Management, Engineering, Project Management, Business, Industrial Management, Construction Science, Accounting or Finance preferred

* Experience on Mining and Minerals projects or in Heavy Industries such as Oil and Gas or Chemical companies.

* Proficient computer skills using MS Office tools and the most current project management software programs

* Proficient Microsoft Excel skills are a must

* Experience developing and maintaining databases preferred

* Good verbal and written communications skills and a desire to work with details

* Relationship skills that include adaptability, diplomacy and fortitude to resolve complex issues and address differences of opinions

* The ability to build consensus amongst peers

* Experience in engineering/design and/or construction of publicly and privately funded projects

* Experience with Primavera's Expedition, MsProject, Contract Manager or P6 is a plus

* Travel may be required


About Jacobs

Jacobs Engineering is a provider of technical, consulting, and scientific services for the government and private sector.

10001 employees

1999 bryan street, suite 1200

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