PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Kentucky, PADUCAH

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for a Project Controls Engineer for our Paducah, KY location.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate work planning sessions between all levels of staff and craft workers

  • Be able to communicate ideas clearly and effectively

  • Gain knowledge and practice in Lean systems and learn how to incorporate Lean into construction operations

  • Work with others to grow a “continuous improvement” culture

  • Responsible for managing, controlling, forecasting and reporting cost and schedule performance for a construction project.

  • Setup and manage project controls systems (including setup of work breakdown structure), capturing to-date progress and

  • expenditure data.

  • Analyze to-date performance data, forecast at-completion performance data (EAC costs, hours), analyze project risks (contingency

  • management).

  • Manage change and incorporate scope variations into schedule and cost deliverables and prepare associated reports.

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

Minimum Requirements


  • BA/BS + 2 years of related experience or AA/AS (US) + 6 years of related experience or Diploma/Certificate

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient with the scheduling software Primavera P6 and cost controls software PRISM.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation benefits are not available for this position.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234260BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.