Project Controls Engineer

Reno - Nevada - United States - Energy - Mining - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

Brunel has a new role for a Projects Controls Engineer (Manager) for a client based in northern Nevada. This is permanent, full time offer with a great company in the Mining industry. The main duties for this role will be to; Manage schedules, Produce Forecasts, Collaborate with the Project controls personnel. If you are interested in continuing your career in the Mining field as a Project Controls Engineer, and you meet the requirements below, apply now!

Feel free to contact

Gabrielle Warner, Account manager

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About this role

  • We analyzed several job listings to identify these core Project Control Engineer duties and responsibilities;
  • Determine Project Objectives;
  • Work with the client and the engineering team, determine project objectives and contributes to the development of a comprehensive project plan;
  • Outline project requirements and assign tasks to the team;
  • Collaborate with the project controls personnel from the contractors/sub-contractors;
  • Manage Cost Engineering;
  • Project Control Engineers are responsible for the budgeting and cost management of the project. Interface with the Procurement, Engineering and Finance Departments, they develop and maintain a detailed cost control system;
  • Regularly perform analytical reviews and checks of cost reporting documentation, and present cost status and forecast updates to the Project Management and client;
  • Establish Schedules;
  • Establish a schedule for the project and monitors its progress;
  • Routinely analyze, evaluate and forecast the current project status against the baseline schedule, assessing the impacts of design or construction changes to the schedule;
  • Report the status of schedule to appropriate project and Company management, as well to the client;
  • Coordinate Projects;
  • Project Control Engineers coordinate all work on the project, ensuring that objectives are accomplished within budget;
  • Conduct site visits to verify progress and identify any potential and critical issues;
  • Collaborate with the teams to recommend recovery plans, and update the schedule and budget accordingly;
  • Project Control Engineers develop, implement and maintain cost controls on a project, and provide centralized planning and scheduling on many projects;
  • Project Control Engineers are employed in many different industries, including, manufacturing, and construction, and their specific duties vary based on the industry;
  • Well-organized and able to work under deadlines, successful Project Control Engineers can handle to big picture and small details of multiple projects.

About you

  • Owner-side Experience as a Project Controls Engineer/Manager;
  • Professional Engineering License (PE);
  • Ability to document business requirements;
  • Proficient in PMP and Primavera;
  • PMP or Capur certification;
  • Bachelor of Science degree in computer or mechanical engineering;
  • Basic knowledge of the Systems Engineering approach to design, development, integration and product support;
  • Ability to develop and maintain detailed schedules, ensure adherence to quality standards and maintain policies and procedures;
  • Strong cost reporting skills and techniques;
  • Experience in the identification, monitoring and reporting of project risks;
  • Ability to develop and update schedules, create reports and provide analysis using Microsoft Project and Primavera;
  • Experience working with project management plans (PMP) and plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E).


  • Publication: PUB242748
  • Location: Reno
  • Market: Energy
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Sunday, January 12, 2020
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Gabrielle Warner

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Salt Lake City

+1 385-259-2533

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