Project Controls Technician

Summary of Description:

Assist in the controls aspects to support the project manager in areas of cost, scheduling, and document control.


  • Time entry into the company database system and publishing cost reports per the project managers’ requirement.
  • Ability to accurately forecast projected monthly spending and continuously update forecasted overall project Total Installed Cost (TIC) by tracking actual costs versus budget as a project progresses through design, procurement, and construction.
  • Assisting in progress tracking and reporting.
  • Assist in the assurance of accurate document  filing and distribution.
  • Assist in updating project schedules as required by the project managers.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.



Two (2) year technical degree or greater preferred  


Minimum 10 years of project controls experience 

Specific Skills:

  • Proficient at spreadsheet and database programs  (Excel, Access, etc.).
  • Understanding of cost and project controls methodology.


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to walk up to one mile on industrial plant and construction sites outdoors at any time of the year. 
  • Ability to work in protective clothing which may elevate body temperatures by several degrees Fahrenheit for periods of up to 15 minutes without a break.
  • Ability to use multi-level stair towers and rung ladders unassisted.
  • Ability to hear safety alarms and signals while  wearing hearing protection. 
  • Ability to sit at desk and operate computer for extended periods of time.
  • Ability to stand,  use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and talk and hear.
  • Ability to see with visual acuity and distinguish between colors.
  • Ability to operate a motor  vehicle and have a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs. on a regular basis is required and at times lifting up to 25 lbs. may be required.