United Kingdom
Project Controls
£45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: hybrid working, 25 days holiday, company pension scheme
Are you looking for a challenge working on some of the hottest projects within the nuclear and defence industries? Then this role could be for you!

Scantec is seeking a talented Project Controls Engineer oh behalf of their client, to provide technical and commercial Project Controls support across a portfolio of projects within the nuclear and defence industry, from bid development through to project close.

  • Direct assistance and advice to Bid & Project Managersin the development of project programmes
  • Establish Work Breakdown Structures and Cost Breakdown Structures in relation to project scope
  • Work with Estimators to develop Bid programmes into integrated schedule, cost and resource loaded programmes ensuring a smooth transition from Business Development to the Project Management team
  • Advise on best practice using company templates and processes, to establish realistic and achievable programmes acceptable to all stakeholders
  • Hold weekly and monthly operations and programme update meetings to support projects, attend project stand‐ups
  • Co‐operation/ co‐ordination with internal & external stakeholders to obtain accurate and realistic progress information and update the project programme including forecasts, understanding key interfaces and the impact of changes in terms of schedule, cost and resource
  • Process and provide programme updates and associated reports
  • Produce and issue standardised performance reports based on cost and schedule for internal & external stakeholders, including information such as Earned Value, SPI, CPI and EAC. Input to PSR reports, which are presented to board of directors on a monthly basis.
  • Keep programmes well maintained and realistic, maintaining programme detail including coding and logic to a high standard.
  • Identify key variances on the project programmes, undertake variance analysis, communicate to Integrated Delivery teams and present the data in the form of reports & graphs
  • Provide critical path analysis, resource forecasts and lookaheads based on programme information.
  • Provide prompt, accurate information to the Project Manager and integrated delivery teams

The successful Project Controls Engineer will possess the following skills and experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience of using Primavera P6, and an understanding of planning fundamentals, including coding of activities, logic links, date constraints and lags
  • Substantial project controls experience (min. 5 years)
  • Experience within a manufacturing / technical background
  • Good knowledge and experience of working in line with NEC 3 Contracts. (NEC4 an advantage)
  • Experience of resource loading programmes to activity level and maintaining budget, actuals and forecast; Understand budgets, analyse spend, EAC and any impact to project.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer who celebrate and embrace diversity and commitment to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community who will continue to contribute to their success and innovation.

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.