Cost Control Specialist (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)



  Full Time   Employee

United States

Title: Cost Control Specialist (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)


Job Number: 1043565


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global technology, engineering, procurement and construction company serving the hydrocarbons and government services industries. For decades it has been the company that customers turn to for their most challenging assignments.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,000 people delivering services to customers in over 70 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Whatever the assignment, no matter how complex or demanding, KBR can marshal resources across every product line to respond quickly and effectively to changing markets and customer needs.

Whether it's providing the technology and consulting know-how

to develop our customers' valuable assets; designing and constructing the infrastructure and facilities to develop energy resources in some of the world's more remote and challenging locations; providing support and services for men and women of their countries' armed forces; or navigating the intricacies of undertaking major projects in geopolitically or culturally sensitive environments, our clients depend on KBR because they know that

We Deliver .

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.”

Position Title:

Cost Control Specialist

Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Position Description

KBR is seeking a Cost Control Specialist with functional job responsibilities that will include but are not limited to:

Develops, implements and maintains cost control.

Specialist has sufficient training, technical expertise and familiarity with company policies and procedures to work independently on assigned projects

Some rotational experience may be through the Estimating, Cost Engineering, and Planning/Scheduling cost centers

Able to align labor cost with baseline schedule labor work hours and align the forecasted cost with the remaining to complete schedule labor work hours as the project progresses

Utilize the productivity factor for forecast scenarios of the Estimate At Completion (EAC)

Develops and maintains the cost control portion of the KBR SFS Cost Management System (CMS) to provide project management, as well as the department and Company management, with the necessary tools for project cost control

May participate in the development of the work breakdown structure, interfacing with Procurement, Engineering, and Finance Departments

Prepares and processes input to the cost control system for all cost reports

Prepares graphs, diagrams, and other exhibits to illustrate cost status and forecast requirements for Project Management and client

Performs analytical review and arithmetic checks of cost reporting documentation and provides feedback to KBR management.

Attend / Chair meetings with KBR Management and client personnel to articulate cost data and estimated at completion cost



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.



Assignments require the use of a personal computer and a working knowledge of various software used in the Project Controls Department, such as Excel, Access, SAP, and Primavera.

Job: Project Controls/Estimating

To apply for this job, contact:
RJ Maggard

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