BrandSafway Poject Controls Specialist in Kenilworth, New Jersey

Poject Controls Specialist


Kenilworth, NJ


United States of America

Job Type

Full-Time Regular

Position Id


Job Description

SUMMARY OF POSITION: Project Controls Specialist out of Kenilworth, NJ. This is a highly-tactical, operations support role. This individual will focus on project setup and rollout, operational analytics and driving site-level productivity. As a corporate asset, the PC Specialist is deployable anywhere, globally, to best support the business needs of our company. The position will report to Corporate Project Controls and will spend half the time in the field supporting project setup, rollout for standard work and analytics that drive project productivity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Support operations to identify and mitigate project risk and reduce labor, material and other administrative cost

  • Work in tandem with project managers to execute and ensure compliance with customer contracts

  • Support weekly site reviews, monthly operating reviews(MOR) and other operational meetings

  • Track typical project items such as delays, change order management, purchase order management, earned value, cost drivers, and other productivity metrics

  • Provide direct support for development of detailed estimates and bids

  • Support the bid and contract review processes, risk and opportunity assessments and project productivity reviews

  • Conduct analyses of cost and productivity data to provide actionable information to operational leaders

Education and/or Experience

  • 2 years relevant industry experience(construction services, manufacturing, petrochemical, refinery, power)

  • Operational/field experience in the construction, manufacturing or other industrial environments, with a proven understanding of productivity drivers

  • Significant experience operating in team environments

  • Must be able to take a large amount of data and information(big ideas/strategy) and present in concise terms in order to support project execution

  • Must be able to travel for extensive periods of time, including international where necessary(30% -50%)


  • Superior problem solving ability

  • Ability to analyze qualitative data


  • Exceptional verbal communication skills

  • Excellent written communication skills


Advance Excel abilities, MS Office Suite


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The team member frequently is required to sit. The team member is occasionally required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Travel throughout assigned geography 50% or more. The team member will regularly drive up to 4-6 hours per day, and occasional air travel.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Normal office working environment and open site environment with materials and machinery.

This position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all responsibilities required of employees assigned to this position.



BrandSafway, including its subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, special disabled or Vietnam or other era veteran status.