Senior Project Controls Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States


Senior Project Controls Specialist

Position Description/Job Responsibilities

  • Senior Project Controls Specialist working as a member of the project controls team on a major Engineering & Construction project
  • Will be responsible for maintaining cost system, reporting, analysis and forecasting, change control, and construction progress measurement
  • Under general supervision, solves complex problems requiring detailed knowledge of field and industry best practices in project controls
  • Forecasts, controls, and reports project costs for projects
  • Develops and provides project variances, trending and analysis of expenditures, monthly forecasts and reporting
  • Reviews project costs incurred by category, calculates future costs based on labor productivity, material price increases, subcontract, wage rates and risk analysis
  • Participates in or leads change control process
  • Ensures the development and completion of job progress milestones through scheduling
  • Coordinates with procurement and material managers as well as engineering work group leads pertaining to essential items of supply
  • Provides priorities for projects to guarantee completion
  • Contributes to forecasts and disbursements by performing schedule analysis
  • Uses experience and problem solving skills to develop and improve processes
  • May provide guidance to less experienced team members

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction, Finance, or Economics preferred
  • Minimum six (6) years of Project Controls experience
  • Strong Microsoft office skills preferred
  • Good communication, analytical and presentation skills required
  • Proficient with Excel and able to analyze large amounts of data required
  • May require relocation to Domestic Construction job site


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.

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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 .