Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Project Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Project Controller


Location: Clear Lake, TX.

Job Type: Contract



Project Controls - Provides project management support services in the areas of project initiation, cost management, change management, progress measurement, reporting and project close out. Project Controls collaborates with project managers on the development and review of project plan, estimate, schedule, risk and contractual requirements. Develops and implements project controls and monitoring procedures to ensure the achievement of project schedule and cost objectives. Collects, analyzes and reports on project data and costs from various stakeholders (e.g., engineering, procurement, construction and accounting).



  • Reviews PC Organizational structure and maintains staffing worksheet
  • Good understanding of overall project scope
  • Reviews Estimate and provides input for mapping to the control WBS
  • Reviews schedule and maintains list of project key milestones
  • Maintains project time phasing for control budget and estimate to complete
  • Completes requisitions for commitment of project materials and services
  • Compiles incurred costs reporting and variance explanations
  • Updates cost management system with time phased data, contractor progress and project trends
  • Review project invoices to ensure that costs align with incurred costs
  • Review contractor cost and progress and provide input to estimate at completion
  • Basic awareness of Earned Value Management, rules of credit, and progress measurement
  • May monitor cost progress and performance metrics to establish potential and pending trends
  • Exercises judgment in the classification, compilation and analysis and project trends
  • Participates in HRIM and QRA meetings
  • Assists in the preparation and compiling of detailed project cost reports, scorecards, and project scans
  • Provides overall support to Intermediate and Senior Project Controls
  • Involved in administrative project close-out activities

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • 1-5 years of experience in a related field
  • Experience with executing low- to moderate-risk capital projects

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting 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.