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Project Controls Specialist

  1. Atlanta
  1. Project, programme & cost management

Project Controls Specialist

Project Controls Specialist  

Why join us?

Our Georgia team is growing! Faithful+Gould has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Controls Specialist with power/utilities/nuclear sector experience. This role will provide support during pre-construction, construction and post construction phases of the project lifecycle. This is a full-time internal position with Faithful+Gould offering robust benefits.

About Us:

Faithful+Gould is a world leader in project management and project control consulting, providing clients with Owner’s Representative expertise and advice throughout the life of their construction projects. We offer varied and interesting projects with several high-profile clients across key industrial sectors which include many of the fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies. Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #9 largest Construction Management Company and #7 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992.

How will you contribute to the team?

  • Provides secondary daily point of contact to client, contractors and consultants at project level.
  • Supports the manager in creating and administering project execution plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Supports the manager on day-to-day operational aspects of the project and scope including project monitoring and controls during the project lifecycle.
  • Ensures that all project-related documents are appropriately filed, record logs kept up to date and are made accessible to project teams.
  • Collects and analyzes key project data on a weekly basis and coordinates with the manager on associated required reporting.
  • Assists the manager with regular reporting on project status.
  • Attends project meetings, produces and circulates agendas and meeting minutes.
  • Assists the manager in tracking and updating the project budget.
  • Supports the manager in monitoring and addressing project billing issues and anomalies, both internal and external.
  • Reviews invoices received from project consultants before passing to manager.
  • Follows up with project consultants, when necessary, regarding questions or clarifications to their invoice.
  • Assures appropriate filing of completed and signed project legal documents.
  • Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

What will you contribute?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or related discipline
  • four years of business experience. 
  • Experience operating on a power/utilities/nuclear site would be advantageous.
  • Frequent interaction with clerical, technical, professional and management staff involved in project(s).
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations, to understand contracts, specifications, organize information and use microcomputer. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required. Good interpersonal skills required to interact effectively with project managers and subconsultants. Must have good analytical ability and technical skills
  • Must be articulate, have clear and analytical approach to problem solving, and good decision making abilities.  Must have good communication skills.
  • Must have a general understanding in the areas of Project Management, Building Design & Construction, Critical Path Method (CPM) Scheduling, Building Cost Modeling and Risk Analysis.
  • Must generally understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.

What we offer at Faithful+Gould:

At Faithful+Gould, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Group Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program

If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career with us, apply today!

Faithful+Gould is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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Note to staffing and direct hire agencies:

In the event a recruiter or agency who are not on our preferred supplier list submits a resume/candidate to anyone in the company, SNC-Lavalin family of companies, we explicitly reserve the right to recruit and hire the candidate(s) at our discretion and without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.


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