Project Controls Lead - 1

Competentia | Houston, TX

Posted Date 4/14/2021

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain level 2-3 project schedule for facilities scope for entire project life cycle
  • Interface with the facilities EP contractor planning and scheduling specialists and provide oversight on contractor planning deliverables for facilities scope ensuring data is incorporated in to integrated project schedule
  • Provide general project controls oversight for the facilities Engineering/Procurement (EP) contractor applying project controls best practices and lessons learned
  • Prepare periodic project controls reports on the status of all engineering, procurement and construction activities relative to the facilities scope assuring potential problem areas are identified for corrective action
  • Coordinate change management tasks for facilities and expedite project change requests through project work flow
  • Assist in cost forecasting tasks for facilities scope
  • Coordinate risk reviews and maintain risk register for facilities work
  • Monitor and report on facilities project progress and performance
  • Assist in any facilities estimating efforts
  • Participate in project procurement, contracting, and contract administration activities to ensure they align with project controls processes and overall project objectives

Basic / Required:

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • 15+ years of projects / engineering experience in oil and gas industry and at least 10+ years of relevant EPC planning/project controls experience in assignments of increasing responsibility, complexity and scope
  • Strong working knowledge of general project controls, planning & scheduling, cost engineering, forecasting, earned value management, productivity analysis, risk management, accruals and general accounting.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc.)
  • Highly experienced with Primavera P6 scheduling software


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering, Construction Management or related field
  • Strong experience with Pertmaster/Primavera Risk analysis software
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates the ability to develop reports for, and presentations to management.
  • Demonstrated performance as part of a team working large or mega project
  • Previous experience with Arctic North Slope facilities and projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other disciplines, teams and leadership across organizational boundaries
  • Strong multi-tasking skills with ability to manage multiple ongoing activities

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk and stand; talk and hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus.

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