Project Controls Associate

Alpha 3 is seeking Project Controls Associates for work in the electric utility and transportation markets.  Applicants should have at least three years of scheduling, project controls, and project management support experience in the engineering and construction industry. Preferred qualifications include:

               •    Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business management
               •    Proficiency in Primavera P6
               •    Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly MS Excel
               •    Thorough understanding of the critical path method (CPM)
               •    Experience with recommended practices for project controls
               •    Ability to use project controls tools and create and customize reports to suit client needs
               •    Strong presentation and analytical skills
               •    Ability to understand and adapt to various client standards, preferences, and procedures
               •    Strong communication and relationship building skills
               •    Enjoys interacting with people and working with groups
               •    Ability to independently get involved in a fast pace project setting
               •    Ability to travel as necessary

Responsibilities will include:

               •    Develop, maintain, review, and analyze CPM schedules
               •    Create schedule layouts for different work scopes, disciplines, and contractors
               •    Draft and review time extension requests
               •    Draft and review recovery schedules
               •    Develop, manage, and forecast project budgets and finances
               •    Create and customize project controls reports
               •    Review contracts and project specifications and apply them to relative project tasks
               •    Contribute to writing letters, narratives, and reports
               •    Present project status reports at team meetings
               •    Work with a program and project management team
               •    Work at client sites