Project Control Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United Kingdom


Project Control Engineer

Project Controls and Commercial Services (PCCS) is the mechanism in which Sellafield Ltd have engaged KBR Ltd to provide Commercial and Project Controls Services to the portfolio of enterprise projects, in addition to the original PPP programme. Those services include the provision of some 150+ Commercial and Project Controls Professionals across the Sellafield Ltd network of Projects.

Project Control Engineer

Job Description

To develop and manage a comprehensive Project Control service.

  • Manage the production of the Programme Integrated Schedule
  • Prepare, monitor and forecast cost and schedule baselines and working schedules during all Programme phases
  • Establish and maintain a Basis of Schedule for all schedules produced
  • Ensure all applicable schedule activities have Rules of Credit and Quantity Tracking mechanisms established
  • Prepare, monitor and forecast expenditure profiles and provide manual accruals data to central Finance Department
  • Maintain an estimate of the outturn value of the project and prepare the EAC for review and approval
  • Attend monthly SL Programme EAC Reviews and weekly NDA spend/deliverability reviews
  • Prepare cost and progress reports, including earned value analysis, identifying critical areas and trends and recommend recovery options
  • Maintain the cost control and planning databases and validate data across systems
  • Ensure all commitments are recorded and maintain forecasts within approved financial limits
  • Identify and track all changes or potential changes to the Programme baseline and subsequent underpinning of change control mechanisms.
  • Provide the required information to support the risk process
  • Provide project outturns against baseline for LFE and Knowledge Management
  • Ensure the accuracy of data communicated and reported to all Programme Stakeholders
  • The highlighting of any current and potential issues to the Programme Manager and Integration Manager.
  • Maintain compliance with approved processes, procedures and governance arrangements.


  • Able to work independently, but also as part of a wider integrated team
  • Able to respond to demands from various Stakeholders/Customers
  • Able to liaise with various professions within SL and the wider Programme Partner Organisations (i.e. Finance, Commercial, Risk, Programme Management)
  • Able to work with Partner Organisations to develop a robust funding route/process
  • Able to work with Supply Chain Partners to monitor their spend against delivery
  • Able to prioritise work

Essential Skills:

  • Have the behavioural and technical skills to support the delivery of a high-quality project control service within a multi-partner national Programme
  • To work flexibly within a team environment providing and supporting improvement, efficiencies and realisation of Programme benefits
  • Completion of tasks in accordance with relevant regulatory and company requirements to relevant standards e.g. time, cost, quality, local governance arrangements, monitoring and control processes
  • Comfortable working with a certain level of ambiguity in a complex change Programme

Essential Behavioural Attributes:

  • Commitment to Nuclear Safety & Security
  • Integrity & Honesty
  • Problem Solving
  • Continuous Learning
  • Commitment to Standards
  • Collaboration & Teamwork
  • Commitment to the Business
  • Drive for results
  • Leading by example
  • Holding Self & Others to Account
  • Effective Communication
  • Supporting Change

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