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Project Controls Specialist

Posted by: HukariAscendent <> on December 08, 2017 at 14:48:38. Click here to reply to this post via Email.Click here for help with email link

Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract
City: Richland
State: Washington
Country: United States

Please Note: PD/Travel has not been authorized for this position, local (Richland, WA) candidates preferred.

HukariAscendent is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned, Small Business specializing in comprehensive engineering and technical support services associated with commercial nuclear power and other Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear activities.
We are looking for a Project Controls Specialist with the following qualifications:

Supports work scope in PBS-41. Under general supervision performs the following duties:
*Work within established procedures and earned value management system.
*Implements work breakdown structure(s) and the project coding structure for control and integrity of work defined by the contract within the area of responsibility.
*Compiles accurate and complete estimating or cost or schedule data to assemble the project baseline.
*Works with CAM to issue Work Authorization Documents and Work Charge Authorizations.
*Compiles or assists in the development of basis of estimates for labor, material, subcontracts, and other cost elements to provide quantification of the project scope of work for the areas assigned. Works with the Control Account Manager (CAM) on development of conceptual and/or specialty estimates.
*Works with CAM and Work Package Manager to obtain data on field progress and review invoices of contractors to provide independent judgment for progress reporting and payment. Enters data into the CHPRC Automated Accruals System monthly.
*Maintain baseline resource loaded schedule with appropriate coding in P6. Work with CAM to update Field Execution Schedules and update in P6 on a weekly basis. Work with CAM to develop Rules of Performance for taking progress and maintain documentation of approach used. Update the baseline schedule progress on a monthly basis. Support development of a critical path method (CPM) schedule as appropriate.
*Forecasts progress, performance and cost/schedule trends of projects to provide both the client and project management with quality information for decision-making. Enters forecasts into the Cobra Forecast module monthly.
*Analyzes information produced by project controls systems to determine trends based upon baseline vs. actual progress and cost data within area of responsibility. Assists project management in formulating action plans to reverse undesirable trends. Supports development/implementation of recovery plans.
*Investigates causes of variances between estimated, committed, and actual amounts. Works with CAM to document corrective actions and enters data into the Corrective Action Log.
*Develops and updates the electronic CAM notebook information for assigned CAM(s) to include items such as Control Account Plans, current schedules, baseline performance reports, variance analysis reports, etc.
*Support development of baseline change requests and contract change proposals.
*As requested, assist in assessments of the project control processes to ensure compliance with the earned value management system.
*Validates work done by others to ensure completeness and accuracy of content and utilizes a questioning attitude to ensure the products meet requirements and quality levels.
*Actively participates in the company's safety, voluntary protection program, environmental management program, and continuous performance improvement efforts.

Required Qualifications:

*BA/BS degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
*Minimum of 5 years of Earned Value Management System experience in project control methods in development of project estimates, updating schedules, status performance, analyzing/investigating variances, forecasting, and maintaining project documentation.
*Proficient user of Cobra cost management and Primavera P6 scheduling software.
*Knowledgeable in the application of EVMS on Federal Government projects.

Duration: Through 09/30/2018

HukariAscendent offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid time off.
Opportunities with HukariAscendent change frequently. For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at
HukariAscendent is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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