Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking Project Controls individuals with significant construction experience to join our organization, supporting on US Govt projects. One role is located in Philadelphia, PA providing support from the US, other roles are project specific in various international locations. The personnel would prepare and lead scheduling operations for large complex international construction projects. The role in the US will involve working closely with the US Project Controls manager and team, the Project Controls Leads at the project site will be assisted by qualified in country personnel, interact with project supervision and will work closely with the U.S. Project Controls manager and team. The scheduling lead will be responsible for maintaining the project schedule on a regular basis with updates obtained through meetings and or discussions with construction managers.
Key Responsibilities •Plan, coordinate, perform and supervise as needed to deliver all planning and scheduling activities •Assist with the development / implementation of project controls standards and procedures as necessary for integration into project schedules •Interface / maintain liaison with project / construction management, client, subcontractors, etc. on all planning and scheduling related items and functions including reporting requirements, progress status, new impacts, analysis, etc. •Represent company and /or project in meetings with client, A / E representatives and other engineers / contractors as required •Ensure that corporate planning and schedule standards are implemented and that all project related activities comply with the contract requirements •Must have the ability to analyse the scheduled activities and working with construction operations, determine ways to optimize the planned activities such that work can be performed as efficiently and quickly as possible to recover lost time and / or speed up construction completion •Must have experience performing time impact analysis to help determine overall cost and schedule implications for change orders and delay •Perform project performance analysis using earned value techniques •Use of USACE Residential Management System is a plus •Develop WBS and project coding structures •Performs additional assignments related to planning and scheduling operations per supervisor's direction
Skills / Qualifications •10 plus years construction scheduling experience or equivalent with at least 3 years’ experience on construction projects valued at $100M plus •Four year degree in engineering, construction management or relative field is desirable •Thorough knowledge of planning and scheduling systems, principles and practices plus the ability to solve complex problems, implement procedures and schedule revisions and maintain successful working relationships with both internal and external project / company and client personnel •Must be team oriented with excellent interpersonal, communication, and analytic problem solving skills •Must have a high level of expertise with Primavera P6, along with good skills using Microsoft Excel, Word and Access. Working skills with Microsoft Project are required •High level of organizational skills with great attention to detail •Knowledge of CPM scheduling required •Familiarity with USACE QCS and RMS systems is a plus •Ability to work under pressure or deadlines and handle multiple priorities •US Citizenship •Experience with DoD, USACE and overseas construction projects
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.