Stantec Senior Project Controls Specialist in Portland, Oregon

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and Prepare Baseline Schedules for Program and Projects

  • Track and coordinate the progress of the project on a day-to-day basis to ensure that the project is on-track by developing and maintaining detailed product schedules

  • Take ownership of the planning and cost control function and ensure integrity of the data being processed

  • Identify Cost and Schedule Control Trends

  • Participate in cost and schedule risk assessments

  • Preparation of budges in conjunction with client and other team members

  • Interface with project teams to ensure the correct utilization of the project control system based on project specific requirements and guidelines

  • Supervise any supporting roles in the project controls area

  • Liaise with clients to clarify cost and schedule related issues and develop timely and meaningful reports

  • Assist with implementing PMIS for use on Program for controlling project's cost, schedule, and document management

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Ability to problem solve and think critically

  • Strong understanding of all phases of project controls

  • Ability to lead one or more teams through all phases of project control

  • Checks the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule

  • Participates and collaborates in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought

  • Advanced understanding of project controls concepts and ability to communicate ideas to others

  • Strong presentation and interview skills

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Requires understanding of Primavera P6

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Project

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Business Management or related field. Minimum of 8-10 years of experience preferred. Project Management Professional certification is desired.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Project Controls Professional

Primary Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Organization: BC-2002 Water-US Northwest

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 10, 2018, 3:10:58 PM

Req ID: 180001E1