Lead Specialist, Project Controls - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States



When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

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.


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.


Position is accountable for the performance of the project controls discipline or sub-group within project controls. Manages the delivery of functional objectives by providing leadership and direction to team members. Participates in the development of functional strategy and procedures estimating, project risk control, cost control, and scheduling.


·* *Drive effective execution of project control functions on various capital projects.

·* *Evaluate project health and maintain effective communications with project leadership on project status.

·* *Ensure that project controls systems and processes are implemented and continue to deliver accurate project status.

·* *Evaluate project contracts and commercial terms to ensure that the project controls processes are aligned to address any specific needs.

·* *Interdisciplinary communications with engineering, construction and procurement to coordinate project activities and inputs.

·* *Review and audit cost, progress and schedule reports that are prepared about project controls.

·* *Perform project cost forecasting and controls, schedule updates and reporting on projects



·* *Bachelor’s degree, preferred within Engineering, Economics, Construction Management or Industrial Engineering

·* *Preferred MBA

·* *Preferred active PMP and/or AACE Certification or the interest/ability to achieve these certifications

·* *10 years of EPC Project controls in energy and chemicals industry

·* *Proficient in P6 and scheduling techniques, risk assessments, budget development, cost analysis, forecasting and variance reporting techniques

·* *Advanced skills with Microsoft Office

·* *Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to function within a project team

·* *Must be able to self-lead and communicate to all levels of project team, including management and clients

Job: Project Controls Management

Primary Location: US-US-DE-Newark

Req ID: 1078199