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Job Title

Project Controls Mechanical Engineer

Company : The CARIAN Group

Location : Edison, NJ

Created : 2020-08-29

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

Project Controls Mechanical Engineer + Mechanical Engineer will analyze long range plans, survey reports, maps and other date in order to plan projects. + You will need to Develop, implement, and maintain Monthly Forecasting, Invoicing, and Cost Reporting. + Obtain, organize and interpret all information required to perform the work: drawings, vendor manual, supplemental instructional materials, special procedures, and other file material which is appropriate. + Perform Project Control functions related to project life-cycle schedule planning, creation, execution, control, and maintenance for a portfolio of Capital Projects for Fortune 500 companies. + Create and maintain engineering and construction schedules in support of EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) Capital Projects. + It is required to have experience with Project Controls concepts such as project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring & controlling, and closeout are needed. + It is required to have specific experience with Cost Engineering concepts such as project estimating, forecasting, cost controls, and variance reporting are also needed. + Interface with other construction departments to provide scheduling data for items such as subcontract change requests, bid comparisons, change order estimates, and resolutions of potential schedule/work problems. + Develop, coordinate, and maintain Capital Project schedules for individual projects and for the project portfolio within Primavera P6. + Prepare reports for Engineering Management team regarding project scheduling activities. + A complete understanding of the Accrual Processes, invoice review, and validation are required. + Prepare detailed schedule reports as required (i.e. critical path view, baseline vs. actual view, look ahead view, milestone view, “what-if” scenarios, etc.). + Facilitate schedule development and maintenance with the full project team (i.e. engineering, licensing and permitting, procurement, construction, etc.). + Analyze schedule information and provide project teams with recommended corrective action to ensure projects meet required in service dates. + Report project status, price and schedule project changes, earned value schedule progress, cost and schedule forecasting, and cost estimates including take-offs and conceptual estimating. + Report scope changes for construction, engineering and start-up. + Perform critical path and time impact analysis to document current conditions and change management. + Develop primary construction schedules, maintain labor hour forecasts, and report schedule variances per established deadlines using engineering and construction knowledge and experience. + Support supervision through development, preparation and maintenance of forecasts, schedules and reports using knowledge of construction and engineering principles and concepts. Education: + Bachelor's Degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Building Engineering, Construction Engineering, or equivalent. Required Experience: + 2 years work experience as Project Controls Scheduler. + 2 years work experience as Project Controls Cost Specialist + Familiarity with Primavera P6 and Project Management Scheduling concepts. + Familiarity with SAP