Jacobs Project Controls Manager in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Project Controls Manager


The Buildings & Infrastructure and Advanced Facilities Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary:

Responsible for overseeing all of the project controls management for $1B Airport Modernization Program. The Program Controls Manager shall have proven skills in developing, implementing and tracking project budget, cost, schedules, documentation, and change order/claim management. This person shall have a thorough understanding of Primavera program management software, Prolog Manager (or similar), and Microsoft Office. Project Controls Manager shall review GC/AE schedule/cost reports, facilitate technical schedule and cost report reviews, and be responsible for all program controls reporting. Project Controls Manager is preferred to have a minimum of 10 years of experience in work of similar character and scope.

Technical/Functional Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the implementation and maintenance of Project Controls systems and procedures to support the successful delivery for the project.

  • Accountable for the identification and communication of project issues related to cost, schedule, progress, estimating and project delivery risk using the various project controls systems employed on the panel.

  • Review project proposals, plans, estimates and schedules (and other documents as required).

  • Implement and maintain base work schedules, development of planning and scheduling function and key resource in Interactive planning processes.

  • Responsible for managing change on the project using the procedures and systems defined in the Change Management Procedure.

  • Responsible for communicating any elevated risk levels on the project at the Site to the Site and Program Manager as required.

  • Perform cost control tasks such as forecasting, reporting, project closeout, invoicing, purchase order management, etc, as required to meet cost control demand for the project in conjunction with other cost control resources

  • Manage subordinate staff of professional cost engineers and schedulers.


Minimum Experience Requirements:

  • 10 years of combined experience within Project Controls and/or Project Management

  • Attention to detail and confidentiality on behalf of our client

  • Strong user skills with MS Office, P6, Prolog (or similar)

Preferred not required:

  • BA or BS or equivalent related business experienceissues required

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.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh

Req ID: BIA0001BV