Construction Jobs Network | Senior Project Control Manager | Houston | TX
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Company : Parsons Corporation
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: Senior Project Control Manager

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Job Category : Design Build Firms- EPC
Job Location : Houston - TX
Job Description :
Parsons is seeking a Houston based, Principal level Project Controls, to play a key role in supporting start-up of our Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) practice for the Oil, Gas, Petrochemicals, & Power Generation industries. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of Project Controls support for key strategic pursuits and project startups. Working closely with the Proposal Manager, Chief Estimator, Project Management and other key staff, this position will contribute throughout the entire life cycle of the market focus projects, from start up through project close-out.

Additionally, the successful candidate will be responsible for building an organization of professionals as the business grows. Developing and managing project controls professionals for the department to include: project controls managers, schedulers, quantity tracking and cost engineers. This individual will support and work with teaming members, subcontractors and clients as required.

Position Overview

Responsible for managing all Project Controls activity, pre-contracts through project start-up and execution, for complex opportunities and projects. Assist in the identification of upcoming project controls and scheduling needs, participate in identifying and developing project specific reporting requirements and systems.

The ideal candidate will have Project Controls Management and hands on experience in leading a department of Project Controls professionals for Lump Sum Turn Key, Direct Hire projects in the Oil & Gas and Industrial and Construction projects, specifically in the areas of pipelines, Power and petrochemical plants. Experience with both domestic and international projects is preferred.


Participate in the evaluation of RFP/Proposal requirements, reviewing detailed documents, assessing scope of work, during the pre-contracts phases. Working closely with Proposal Project Manager/OSS GBU staff/Estimating/ and scheduling to develop appropriate level Project controls approach, consistent with complexity of opportunity.
Assist in the development of Work Breakdown structure, and deliverable registers in conjunction with estimating, scheduling and technical leads (proposal/project) as appropriate.
Validate and assess schedule, with emphasis on identifying risk items.
Prior to project start develop approved baseline for EPC projects, detailing the scope of work to be performed. Assuring the baseline is maintained and updated throughout the project.
Support complex development of Earned Value methodology appropriate for this market. Coordinate with project team/scheduling lead in identifying, recording and reporting on work progress, and support tracking of change events. Evaluate actual EPC progress and provide regular updates to internal Project management and Client. Track project deliverables & monitor physical percent complete (Quantity tracking)
Ability to assess CPM schedule to monitor equipment, logistic activities, and vendors & subcontractors scope of work
Strong demonstrated experience assessing and tracking the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.
Publish monthly project reports, which include progress curves, Variance analysis, manpower planning, look ahead and critical path schedules, resource requirements, float analysis, etc.
Work closely with Scheduling function to reports status of schedule to appropriate project and Company management as well to the client.
Demonstrated ability to work with organization in the development and deployment of state of the art, web based and collaborative tools and methods for Project Controls, interfacing with Engineering, Procurement, Document Controls and Construction.
Maintain relationships with project personnel, particularly with discipline leads in home office and at site.
Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project control problems. May interface with clients, attend regular meetings, and give statistical reports.
Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts current status against an established baseline schedule.
Accumulates and accesses historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting
Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements.
Assesses the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.
Demonstrated Risk Management experience for complex work

## Qualifications

4-year degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent work experience) and 15-20 years of related experience, as well as demonstrated leadership roles with mid to large size EPC Company.

Oil & Gas/Industrial and Construction experience, specifically in the areas of pipelines, power and petrochemical plants, LNG (Liquid Natural Gas), GTL (Gas to liquid) or GTM (Gas to methanol) projects. Hands on experience in all phases of project from proposal preparation, Feasibility and Conceptual Design, FEED EPC.
Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field.
Proficient PC skills including proficiency with Oracles Primavera P6, and other Project Controls Software and Microsoft Office Suite. Proven ability to perform in a supervisory capacity, as well as thorough knowledge of industry practices is required.

Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.

We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; Employee Stock Ownership Plan and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.
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Company : Parsons Corporation
Company Description :
Parsons is a leader in many diverse markets such as commercial, industrial manufacturing, education, healthcare, life sciences and homeland security. Parsons provides technical and management solutions to federal, regional and local government agencies as well as private industries worldwide. Parsons is one of the worlds largest consulting organizations specializing in planning, engineering and construction of infrastructure and systems for transportation, water, telecommunications, environmental, manufacturing-energy-chemicals facilities and government facilities. Parsons Transportation markets include: road-highway, bridges, tunnels, transit, freight railroad, ports-harbors, intermodal goods movement and aviation; providing planning, engineering design, construction management, program management and systems development-integration-implementation. Founded in 1944, Parsons is one of the largest 100% employee-owned engineering and construction companies in the United States, with revenues exceeding $3 billion in 2005. We surmount the toughest logistical challenges and deliver landmark design-build projects across the globe. Parsons provides facility and infrastructure solutions through superior program management and technology-based approaches. Our ability to plan, design, construct, and operate diverse facilities and infrastructure systems has satisfied both government and industrial clients needs for over 60 years. Our 10,000 employee-owners, located worldwide, team with customers and stakeholders while providing dependable services. We measure our success one project at a time by exceeding expectations and satisfying our customers.