Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: Project Controls, Refinery / Plant Operator, Refinery Specialist
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Alaska, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.


Project Controls Specialist (PC) will provide support for the delivery of individual capital and expense projects within the Kenai Refinery Facility Siting Program. Project Controls will work closes with Facility Siting Project Management, Engineering, and Construction to ensure projects are planned and managed to meet performance expectations. Project Controls will be responsible for providing forward looking information identifying expected project performance and comparisons against performance requirements Project Controls work schedule will be 9/80 or 4/10 on site, with some periods of extended hours as approved by the Project Manager. Project scopes are estimated in the range of $100K - $25MM Total Installed Cost (TIC). Duration of assignment is expected to extend through the end of 2Q20. Extension of assignment beyond 2Q20 will be at the mutual agreement of the Marathon and the Contractor.




  • Participate in the development of project schedules and cost control documentation
  • Maintain project metrics throughout the duration of individual projects within the Kenai Facility Siting Program
  • Provide project controls expertise including planning, schedule, cost control and risk management
  • Apply project controls methodologies for project phases such as design, fabrication, construction, commissioning, and close-out
  • Apply cost control techniques to quantify project financial performance and forecasting
  • Provide project controls support for major project decisions
  • Provide project control input for contractor selection
  • Analyze and report Contractor progress and performance
  • Implement and maintain project risk management process
  • Perform Scheduling duties for the Kenai Facility Siting Program
  • Perform Critical Path Methodology and provide solutions for mitigating schedule risk as it relates to successful completion of each project's objectives within the Facility Siting Program
  • Develop and maintain project schedules; establishing progress measurement, earned value and performance reporting utilizing schedule data
  • Other responsibilities will be assigned as needed







  • Project controls experience in vertical construction role preferred
  • Project controls experience in refining or upstream Oil & Gas required
  • Project controls experience developing building projects in refining or upstream Oil & Gas preferred
  • 3 - 5 years of experience developing and maintaining resource loaded schedules in Oracle Primavera (P6) Software
  • 5-10 years of experience in project scheduling, project controls, and construction management is preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Business, or Engineering is preferred







  • Experience with Oracle Primavera P6 Software required
  • Experience working with SAP required
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, especially Excel







  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly effective organization skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills
  • Innovative, decisive, and self-motivated
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Able to work with minimal supervision


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.