RailWorks Project Controls Engineer in Toronto, Ontario

Project Controls Engineer

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20180928-72801-001





Job Responsibilities:

Assist the Project Controls Manager in the development of business unit scheduling and project controls standard operating procedure. Work with Project Teams to implement company standard project controls processes and procedures. This may include training project team members on understanding principles of project controls as well as use of tools. Constant evaluation of levels of proficiencies in areas of project controls will also be required. Active hands on assistance with weekly reviews, bid schedules and resource demand forecasting.

Primary/Essential Responsibilities and Duties

  • Review projects to evaluate cost and schedule status.May require assisting project with process.

  • Evaluate and assist with project change order status for prime contract.

  • Assist with project controls and reporting aspects of subcontract management process.

  • Assist in the implementation of project progress monitoring measurement system.

  • Assist in initial project set up, short term planning and overall project scheduling duties.

  • Assist with troubleshooting of projects.

  • Oversee progress entry process

  • Develop and implement progress reporting dashboards.

  • Perform interim schedule evaluations, delay analysis for contractual notifications

Job Qualifications:

  • 5 to 7 years in construction industry, preferably in rail transportation industry.

  • Experience on large multi scope construction projects is considered an asset

  • Thorough knowledge of project management practices which includes understanding contracts, planning & scheduling, cost control, earned value and change management.

  • Working knowledge of accounting systems, experience with JDE a plus.

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Proficient with creating and working with Microsoft excel documents

  • Excellent Scheduling skills. With Primavera P6

  • Highly self-motivated

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities

  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

  • Strong customer service orientation

  • Strong organization and interpersonal skills

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

  • Willing to travel within the GTA and Canada.

  • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines

  • Works in an office and job site environments

  • Frequently sits for long periods of time

  • Frequently speaks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard

  • May require occasional standing, walking, lifting, stooping, or bending

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This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

PNR RailWorks is an equal employer committed to using hiring practices and providing a workplace environment that is inclusive and barrier free. If contacted throughout the selection process, please advise Human Resources in advance if you require accommodation for the interview process so you can be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received regarding accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/ Veterans/Disabled)


Railworks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabled)