Project Engineer IV (CPT Project Controls Cost Analyst)

Los Angeles, California
18 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
BI 00016X
Contract Type
Full Time
As a global leader of Program Management and Construction Management (PM/CM) services with projects ranging from $1 million to programs that cost up to $10 billion, we deliver award winning total Design and/or Construction Management projects for public and private sector clients. From the pre-construction phase, through complete erection of the project, to the post-construction and commissioning, we function as an extension of our clients' goals and aspirations. Project sector and types include: Aviation, Emergency Operations & Data Centers, Healthcare, both Higher Education and K-12, Hospitality & Entertainment, Correctional & Rehabilitation Facilities, and Research & Development Facilities.

Project Engineer IV (CPT Project Controls Cost Analyst) position summary:

* Monitor the overall integrity of the project budget and forecast in accordance with approved standard operating procedures

* Participate in monthly meetings with the Project Management Office (PMO) to validate and review current EAC's, including providing justification of variances

* Participate in change management meetings and Risk Assessment workshops

* Conduct cost variance analysis of reported data to identify trends and mitigate potential budget impacts

* Monitor identified trends and mitigation plans over time against actual performance

* Collaborate with schedulers to review cost and schedule performance to determine cost overruns/ underruns, issues with project durations, or variances in spend analyzing plan versus expenditures over period of time

* Review and analysis of monthly cost reports and monthly progress reports

* Review staffing plans, task order requests, change orders to ensure accurate coding, budget availability, and reporting.

* Interact on a regular basis with various technical discipline leads to understand and communicate issues and conflicts that may impact the budget

* Ensure implementation of BuildLACCD policies, procedures and plans regarding cost management of capital projects with multiple funding sources

* Develops reports that support campus specific budgeting, cost control, auditing, asset tracking, using various systems and data bases to include, but not limited to Widget Cost Control, UII, Proliance, DELTEK, and other systems used by the BuildLACCD Program Management Office

* Allocate the ETCs when required (PBA, Change Orders, etc.)

* Monitor and manage the ETCs for each project

* Create budget transfers, produces financial closeouts

* Involved with FEC producing reports for expenditures and budget analysis

* Coordinate with Project Managers/Construction Manager to establish and maintain data coding structures, project controls tools, and quality data for budgets, contracts, change orders, trends and actual costs

* Other job-related duties or projects as assigned
    Minimum Required Qualifications:
      * 10+ minimum recent professional experience in a similar or equivalent position involved in project or construction
        * BS/BA Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related degree. Additional qualifying experience in excess to the minimum stated above may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.
          Preferred Qualifications:
            * Experience on Educational programs/projects
            * Experience on Division of State Architect (DSA) projects

            * Experience on large public works programs
            * Experience with Proliance or similar systems
              At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.