Specialist, Project Controls - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


Specialist, Project Controls


Specialist, Project Controls

Seeking an intermediate level Project Controls Specialist with excellent analytical skills to join our team in a direct hire capacity. Under general supervision, and occasional direct supervision, performs assignments requiring experience and knowledge of standard concepts within project controls.

Job Description

  • Displays core competencies by analyzing possible solutions using standard procedures while developing advanced skills.
  • Actively participates in recording actual and committed cost and work hours, development of project variances, trending and analysis of commitments and expenditures and development of the project forecast and cash flow.
  • Actively participates in the administration of the change control process. Actively participates in development and completion of job progress milestones through scheduling.
  • Actively participates in coordination with procurement and material mangers as well as engineering work group leads pertaining to essential items of supply.
  • Actively participates in identification of priorities for projects to guarantee completion.
  • Contributes to forecasts and disbursements by actively participating in schedule analysis.

Skills & Education

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Access skills.
  • Solid experience with COBRA.
  • Experience in data integration and office automation.
  • Ability to create various templates in Excel using advanced formulas.
  • Ability to create and improve cost procedures by automating processes and methods.
  • Proficient in VBA Programming, Excel Macros and MS Access database development, troubleshooting and maintenance.
  • Undergraduate degree required, (Accounting, Finance, or other Technical Degree preferred).
  • 2+ years related experience required.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .