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Wood PLC Project Manager/Project Controls Specialist - 2020-78073 in Phoenix, Arizona

This job was posted by http://www.azjobconnection.gov : For more information, please see: http://www.azjobconnection.gov/ada/r/jobs/3966251 Overview / Responsibilities

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Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established and progressive engineering consulting firm that values its employee's enthusiasm and technical contributions? If so,

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Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions (Wood) is looking for somebody like you to join our operation in Phoenix, Arizona. Wood is seeking an experienced (15-25 years of applicable experience) Project Manager/Project Controls Specialist to support our Phoenix Operation. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and able to lead and support simultaneous projects involving multi-disciplinary teams.

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Key Responsibilities

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+ Will provide project management and be responsible for delivering projects to Wood's public and private sector clients - Projects include mining, transportation and other civil works projects

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+ Proven ability in project planning, and developing, monitoring, updating, forecasting and analyzing integrated project schedules

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+ Supervise and lead design activities with Engineering/Design leads

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+ Project and budget management including resource management and oversight

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+ Proficiency in monitoring project progress for performance measurement; an earned value management system (EVMS) and its related accounting component used to record actual costs for a project or activity

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+ Generating relevant reports, understanding and analyzing the information reported, and using actual cost data from the accounting system for management of a project or activity

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+ Managing change to the scope of work and/or any deviation, performance trend, or change to an approved project control plan, throughout the life-cycle of a project or portfolio of projects in the public and/or private sector

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+ Utilize project management systems to update and manage project budgets, commitments, expenditures and forecasts

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+ Collaboration and participation in technical discussions with Wood team members




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Skills / Qualifications

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+ BS or MS in Engineering, Science, Business or similar discipline

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+ Demonstrated Project Management skills and the ability to lead, train and mentor junior staff

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+ Experience with mining & mineral projects will be considered an asset

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+ Strong skills with the suite of Primavera (P-6) products

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+ Advanced skills with the suite of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

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+ Strong attention to detail and excellent verbal / written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills

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+ Excellent oral and written communication skills

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+ The ability to coordinate and communicate effectively within a high performing, cohesive team environment where projects and clients are geographically dispersed

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+ Good communication, report writing, interpersonal and presentation skills

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+ Superior time management, planning and ability to interact with clients

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+ Ability and willingness to travel to project sites, primarily in Arizon

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+ Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy




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Company Overview

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Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

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Diversity Statement

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We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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