AECOM Project Controls Analyst IIi in Austin, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

Provide project controls leadership including cost control and scheduling for power plant and water treatment type EPC projects. This support is for the AECOM Process Technologies located in Austin, TX. AECOM Process Technologies is rooted in applying the fundamentals of science and technology to address the economic and environmental challenges facing industry today. What sets us apart from other engineering groups is our endless quest for finding better, more economically viable ways of meeting our clients’ current and pending needs. By combining traditional R&D with detailed design and construction capabilities, we strive to provide clients with technology or process-based solutions that can be installed and operated at a reasonable cost. We deliver overall solutions with the right balance of innovation and traditional technology offerings on an engineer and procure or full turnkey basis. You can learn more about AECOM Process Technologies at: www.aecomprocesstechnologies.com .

Typical projects are throughout North America and can range in value from $100,000 to $100,000,000, and can encompass all phases of project execution, including engineering, procurement and construction.

Job Responsibilities

  • Collects data and produces an analysis on manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations.

  • Use earned value methodology for trending and forecasting

  • Uses financial data to identify key project issues.

  • Supports project reporting process as required

  • Work with company financial systems and processes

  • Understand financial terminology to measure and recognize the financial impact of project actions

  • Use drawings and specifications in the establishment of project baseline data

  • Prepare analysis of progress trends and cost impact.

  • Participate in reviewing and approving contractor invoices.

  • Tracking purchase orders and subcontract commitments and expenditures

  • Assists with the creation of baseline budgets.

  • Lead project schedule development; use Primavera for updating, forecasting and analysis

  • Develop project reports for internal and external clients

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS plus 4 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Requires attention to detail.

  • Must be able to work effectively with internal and external clients.

  • Available for occasional travel as needed for project meetings, site investigations, and vendor or subcontractor meetings.

  • Must be proficient in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • Able to become proficient with the company financial systems and processes.

  • Familiar with earned value, scope control and change management concepts, principles and methodologies.

  • Experience with scheduling software (Primavera) and development of detailed project schedules.

  • Has knowledge of accounting principles

  • Has in-depth knowledge of earned value methodology

  • Possesses the experience to manage scope control and change management.

  • Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10 years of experience preferred

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management/Engineering or related field of study from four-year University or college is strongly preferred

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201627BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.