Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Project Controls
Experience: 20 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: £80 - £90 per hour
Location: Alberta, Canada
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NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client is currently seeking a Project Controls Advisor for a contract role (1 year) in Cold Lake Alberta. This role is Monday-Friday and the individual must be local or have their own accommodations.

The Project Advisor is an expert in Project Controls, Planning and Scheduling and Project Services and provides their expertise to projects as needed, supports the Project Controls Supervisor in updating tools and processes; assists with training and mentoring of less experienced group members.


  • Establishes and maintains interfaces with key stakeholders of the projects, and provides accurate and timely Project Controls reports.
  • May provide mentoring of less experienced Project Controls staff.
  • Produces or oversees production of cost reports detailing budgets, approved changes, commitments, and forecasts from available information and historical trend analysis.




  • Bachelors or master's Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or Construction Management
  • 20+ years' experience in Project Services, Project Controls and Planning
  • Minimum 10 years of previous supervisory experience preferred



  • Multiple international project assignments
  • Willing to travel to required project sites (overseas or domestic) and work in a team environment
  • Knowledgeable with project management best practices framework and key work processes
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Strong organizational, business, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong influencing, consulting, mentoring, analytical and computing skills


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.