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Project Controls Manager

  • Job reference: 920371
  • Location: New Jersey
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 13/07/2018

Our client is a leading international integrated terminal operating company who manage large civil/infrastructure projects for client worldwide.

We are looking for a Project Planner/Scheduler for a short assignment based in New Jersey.

The ideal candidate will come from a background of planning/scheduling on large infrastructure projects.


  • Prepare and administer all aspects of project planning a
  • Prepare and administer schedule components associated with assigned areas of responsibility
  • Perform and communicate analysis
  • Schedule activities in a multiple constraint environment
  • Identification of scheduling constraints and development of solutions
  • Work with team to optimize the field schedule
  • Communicate schedules and key metrics
  • Document and maintain work processes and tools
  • Other duties as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Management, IT, Construction, or related subject
  • 3-5 years project planning/scheduling
  • Extensive experience with MS Excel
  • Experience with MS Access a plus
  • Extensive experience integrating schedules and projects controls tools using database applications
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work and adapt in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.