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Lead Project Controls Planner & Scheduler

Job Information
LocationConstruction Jobs in California
Job TypePermanent

Job Description

Hire Resolve is working with one of the world's leading engineering and construction firms. Their success is attributed to their commitment to being passionate about making the difference. That means delivering better outcomes for their clients, helping people realize their potential, and doing their part to create a prosperous society.

They are looking for an ambitious and forward-thinking Project Controls/Planner-Scheduler to lead their growing team of construction professionals in Fremont, CA.


Project Controls execution support: implement/execute the cost and schedule management program for assigned project(s). Support area infrastructure planning efforts at various stages, facilitate development of cost estimates and budgets, and establish reasonable cost and schedule baselines. Change Management / Forecasting: Implement change management practices and appropriately capture associated cost and schedule activities. Reporting: Develop dashboards to communicate cost and schedule performance to teams in real time. Implement a standardized suite of cost and schedule reports that enable senior management to make data driven decisions.

Analysis and Tracking: Perform trend analysis and actively evaluate project cost and schedule performance to identify potential risk areas, validate forecasts, and communicate those quickly to key stakeholders. Funding Request: Coordinate Project Controls team's contributions to development of project funding request. Risk Assessment: Work with key stakeholders to identify project risks and lead the cost and schedule contingency management process for assigned projects. Studies: Lead ad-hoc cost and schedule studies that enable rapid decision-making based on payback, rate of return, etc. Other work as needed in support of successful project delivery.

Required Qualifications:

• 10 years of experience in construction project management, including planning/scheduling, cost management, contract management, change management: preferably in industrial, manufacturing and/or high-tech industries

• Ability to lead project controls effort within an operational area of the business to meet organizational objectives

• Comprehensive understanding of construction means and methods in the civil, structural, architectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing disciplines

• Comprehensive understanding of cost and schedule management process and procedures for multi-billion-dollar facilities

• Comprehensive understanding of Work Breakdown Structure and project Coding structures and ability to implement cost management work processes on projects

• Comprehensive understanding of and ability to develop construction schedules

• Comprehensive understanding of construction estimating methodologies

• Comprehensive understanding of risk management

• Demonstrated problem solving ability in cross-functional environment

• Capable of analyzing and root causing cost and schedule variances against the plan

• Advanced MS Excel

• Software systems and packages including Aconex, Oracle Unifer, P6, Bluebeam, CAD and other construction packages

• Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with extremely tight timelines and aggressive goals

• Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational skills

• Open-minded, collaborative, proactive, and team-oriented attitude

• Excellent communication skills with a personality for obtaining team buy-in to drive best practice Project Controls work process implementation

• Strong work ethic

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