Project Controls Lead

  • Location
    Calgary, Alberta
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Project

Interested in getting your foot in the door with one of Canada’s largest Oil & Gas companies? If so, it’s all possible with this Project Controls Lead job in Calgary, AB.

Adecco is currently hiring for a full-time Project Controls Lead to work a long term-contract at a one of Canada's largest petroleum refiners in Calgary, AB. In this role, you will be implementing the overall project controls direction through application of systems and methods for estimate development, cost control, progress measurement, schedule development / control and management of change. If you have what it takes, then apply now!

  • Location: Calgary, AB
  • Shifts: Monday - Friday| 8 AM – 5 PM
  • Job type: Full-time | Long-Term Contract
  • Here’s why you should apply:

  • Hires fast, pays weekly
  • Vacation Pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Free training programs
  • Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide timely and accurate data and deliverables in support of benchmarking and tool building
  • Provide overall project cost, schedule, progress measurement, and change management leadership and expertise
  • Provide support to Project Team and Stewards with cost and schedule analysis, reporting, forecasting and budgeting
  • Develop of Project Controls Plan and Management of Change (MOC) Plan
  • Ensure that the Stewardship process is established and implemented, leading to monthly cost and schedule stewardship reviews
  • Coordinates and communicates priorities for new and ongoing estimating, planning and cost control activities
  • Leas preparation and maintenance of the Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS), the Original Control Budget (OCB), Current Control Budget (CCB) and Project Master Schedule, and Budget (Planning & Budgeting (P&B) ), and the overall cost and progress control system
  • Coordinate the collecting, analyzing, and reporting of project cost and schedule control information and prepare overall cost and schedule forecasts
  • Interface with Controllers regarding AFEs/budgets and invoices and development of Work-In-Place
  • Participate in bid evaluation process (as required) and in developing Contract Price Budgets and Contract Control Schedules and Milestones
  • Ensure familiarity of Project Controls team with Contractor payment terms and contract coordination procedures applicable to their scope
  • Leads preparation for Gates Reviews, Advance Commitment, Full Funding or Supplement activities
  • Coordinate development of Estimate Confidence Packages and Estimate Development Plans
  • Prepare consortium / Affiliate / Joint Venture presentations
  • Support preparation of Close-out Reporting / CA$HD Input
  •  Review and, where appropriate, endorse schedule, progress and cost baselines and forecast prepared by contractors
  • Review cost and schedule bases of Contractor's Change Proposals / Orders; including progress trends developed by Contractor
  • Manage the Cost and Schedule organization including the Contractor sites and serve as the central link from the Project to the organization
  • Provide feedback and mentor to project controls engineers and planners in the project
  • Ensure Functional alignment for support and approval of key deliverables
  • Drive and promote capital efficiency on projects being stewarded by the department
  • Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or Construction Management is needed
  • Experience in project controls focused on cost control and schedule control achievements
  • Supervisory experience is required
  • Certification(s) in the project management discipline from a recognized organization (Primavera, PMI, AACE etc.) is preferred
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills are needed
  • Willing to work overseas in a team environment
  • Willing to relocate to required project site
  • Knowledgeable with company project management best practices framework and key work processes is needed
  • Demonstrated ability to drive creativity, innovation and continuous improvement
  • Strong Influencing, Consulting, Mentoring, Analytical, and Computing skills are crucial for success
  • Adaptability to changing priorities and strong interpersonal and communication skills are needed
  • Able to multitask and respond quickly to urgent analysis requests
  • Must be legally eligible to work and reside in Canada
  • Don’t miss out on this Project Controls Lead job opportunity in Calgary, AB. Apply now and you will hear back from an Adecco Recruiter soon.

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