Mining Project Controls Lead (Contract)

BBBH42439
US$600 - US$650 per day
Miami, Arizona

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide project controls support to Engineering and Construction in cost and schedule analysis, reporting, and general project controls support as directed by the Project Controls Manager
  • Assist in processing of project change notices, maintain change logs as required and report on changes through company's Change Management System.
  • Validate the reported progress percentage based on the rules of credit established within the project with the contractors through spot checks of the design documents and/or construction progress.
  • Review contractor schedules for accuracy and alignment with the overall master schedule.
  • Reviews project documents, including design sets, to determine project milestones and sequencing and validate that the construction schedules comply with the project documents.
  • Based on design reviews, identifies any out of scope changes and documents quantity variances based on material take offs (MTOs) from design documents.
  • Assess the cost and schedule impacts of design or construction changes and associated cost growth and/or schedule slippages. Evaluates proposed process improvements, requests for information (RFIs), and differing site conditions for impacts to the project in terms of cost and/or schedule.
  • Identifies and resolves project control issues through various methods and provided proposed solutions to address problems.
  • Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts status against an established baseline schedule on complex scopes of work.
  • Estimates quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to validate project estimates, change orders and scope changes through the review of design drawings, sketches, calculations or other information supplied by the engineering or construction company.
  • Prepares estimates on minor scopes of work for review by Project Controls Manager.
  • Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical or geologic data to assist in project planning.
  • Review and audit contractor equipment logs, time sheets, supplier invoices and contracts to check that equipment and personnel are being utilized as specified.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business, or related fields and 6-8 years' experience in project controls
  • Experience with ERP system, SAP, P6 and EcoSys is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience with cost control including project estimating, forecasting and cost management including reporting
  • Experience with heavy industrial construction projects

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