Senior Project Controls Specialist

Division: Telecommunications
Location: Austin, TX, United States
Job ID: 18650
Job Status: Full Time Regular


Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
Reporting to the Project Controls Manager, the Senior Project Controls Specialist performs reporting, scheduling and provides technical and/or management support to operations for a progress monitoring tool.

  • Prepare complex reports in Excel for internal and external distribution
  • Evaluate actual construction progress and provides regular schedule updates and Look-ahead schedules on a weekly basis
  • Compile, review, analyze, and present large quantities of data via the progress monitoring tool
  • Facilitates the tracking of project milestones and financial deadlines; assistance with the creation of the project schedule; inputs and updates schedule throughout the project
  • Responsible for the administration and technical support for various in-house database applications
  • Provide support for forecasting in order to ensure most current Earned Value information is built into consolidated forecasts
  • Provide support for estimating cost and calculating labor hours required to complete the project
  • Influence method and format of tables, charts and reports.
  • Continuously improve project administrative processes and procedures to enhance efficiencies for the projects.
  • Monitor procedures and practices, thinking creatively and strategically to create improvements
  • Provide subject matter expertise to end users on the progress monitoring tool
  • May perform other related duties as required

  • Degree in Engineering, Business or Finance
  • Experience with engineering and construction based cost and scheduling systems (Productivity, performance measurement, progress tracking, etc.)
  • Intermediate knowledge (5+ years) of Primavera P6, QuickBase, MS Access and proficiency with PowerBI
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office, including the ability to manipulate large amounts of data and perform complex functions within Excel
  • Ability to understand terminology and processes in project controls and extract relevant information
  • Demonstrated conceptual, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management and organization skills, with the proven ability to juggle and reprioritize based on business demands and priorities
  • Strong communication skills, confident interacting with key contacts in verbal, written and electronic form knowledge of main construction office processes
  • Capable of responding to project stakeholder requests in typical situations and understands client needs and works to meet those needs by offering assistance and advice on standard practical issues.
  • Ability to identify problems/issues and generates solutions and makes sound decisions using standard procedures.
  • Capable of probing and listening carefully, presents information clearly in an appropriate style and persuades others in straightforward situations.
  • Willingness to contribute actively in team activities, sharing experiences and ideas.

Work Conditions
Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

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