CH2M Project Controls Specialist, Multiple Levels - Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, LLC - Paducah, KY in Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership, LLC. (FRNP), comprising three strong DOE contractors-CH2M, BWXT, and Fluor-was formed to meet the unique challenges of the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant (PGDP) Deactivation and Remediation (D&R) project. Led by CH2M, FRNP brings new leadership while leveraging lessons learned, site history, and detailed knowledge to deliver cost-effective technical solutions.

Under minimal general supervision, performs Project Controls job functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities are to assist and support management in ensuring proper control, tracking and cost accounting for project cost and work scope alignment with the approved project Work Breakdown Structure and coding. The specific work assignment may include duties or activities that assist and support management in one or more of the following functional areas, in addition to other duties as assigned: 

  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to perform the duties of a Project Control Specialist 

  • Develops the Work Breakdown Structures for control and integrity of work to be performed as defined by the contract; develop and maintain project coding 

  • Develops totally integrated EPC schedules/cost control programs

  • Recommends solutions or recovery plans to schedule/cost impact or delay

  • Develops and analyzes the Project Margin Analysis Report and prepares the sensitivity analysis for management 

  • Analyzes variances in cost and schedule performance against the plan, and communicates the reasons for the issuance of variance and proposed mitigation plans to the Control Account Manager 

  • Maintain Contract Budget Logs; Provides Status of Management Reserves

  • Coordinates the review of Project Risk with management and provides status reporting 

  • Possesses practical experience in the use of the automated cost management and scheduling systems 

  • Have knowledge or worked with P6 or Cobra 

  • Knowledge and of use EVMS techniques 

  • Good written communication skills and use of ex-cell to prepare monthly project reports, write variance analyses, WBS Dictionaries, Basis of Estimates, ect 

  • Collects data, inputs updates and produces basic cost/scheduling management reports. Requires accuracy in gathering data.

  • Maintains orderly records to ensure the integrity of system data

  • Understands the Work Breakdown Structure and its function and operation on the project.

  • Applies the principles of a Work Breakdown Structures and Project/Cost Coding to schedule/cost data to ensure that the data is correctly and consistently entered/utilized in the Project Controls System •Senior positions may provide direct supervision to a small team of Project Controls personnel 

  • Provides historical data 

  • Perform duties from basic to complex in nature 

  • Other job related duties as assigned

  • Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates ability to perform work safely in accordance with all approved safety policies, procedures and applicable regulations and performs assigned duties in

  • a safe manner

  • Actively participates in Safety Work Groups

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The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • BA/BS degree in a related field and 1 to 11 years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Typical experience ranges from 1 - 15 years.

  • Strong PC skills to include Microsoft software; automated accounting and cost management systems

  • Understands the fundamental concepts of Estimating

  • DOE “L” or “Q” clearance or ability to obtain a DOE “L” or “Q” clearance

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Experience working on DOE projects

  • Experience working with project Work Breakdown Structure and coding

  • Knowledge or worked with P6 or Cobra Good written communication skills

  • Experience using Excel to prepare monthly project reports

Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership is an equal opportunity employer and affirmative action employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability, genetic information, race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, military and veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the commitment, Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership is dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam era, recently separated veterans and any other veterans who served on active duty during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized and persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities. Applicants with 3161 or other preference in hiring status must submit documentation of status via fax to 270-441-5420 within three days of application for consideration.

Working Conditions:

  • Work in an office at a normal environment

  • Ability to perform sedentary to light work, exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally (any exertion of force/lifting greater than 45 pounds requires usage of a two person “buddy system”), non-repetitive, up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly, repetitive; performing such activities as lifting, lowering, carrying, pushing, pulling, standing, walking, grasping, kneeling, stooping, reaching.

  • Ability to perform primary office duties including heavy computer usage.

  • In some cases radiological training may be required

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. Principal duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the overall purpose of this job. This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. Employees holding this position will be required to perform job-related duties as requested by management. All requirements are subject to modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability.

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