• Title
    Project Controls Technician
    Requisition ID
    2019-37912
    Work Location
    GB-Cumbria-Seascale
    Department / Discipline
    Project Control
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood’s nuclear business supports customers in the energy generation, new build, decommissioning and defence sectors.

     

    Our nuclear business has offices in Knutsford and Birchwood in Cheshire, Gloucester, Dorchester, Harwell, Glasgow, Newcastle, Bristol, Cumbria, Reading and London. We also have a strong international presence to support our growing operations in France, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, South Africa and Japan.

     

    Our reputation for safely delivering quality projects on time and on budget is well recognised in the industries we serve. We have proven expertise in managing large, complex projects, a global reach and long-standing UK presence, strong relationships with our clients and cutting-edge processes and technologies.

     

    What that means to you is the opportunity to experience a real variety of projects, working with people from different backgrounds. You'll work closely with our clients and committed to achieving outstanding results in a stimulating and quality-driven environment.

     

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Project Controls Technician with experience in the oil and gas or nuclear industry. As the demand for our expertise continues to grow an opportunity has arisen for a Project Controller to work as part of the Wood Project Delivery Function. This role will be based in our Sellafield office but occasional travel will be required to other offices. The position is responsible for planning and cost support across a portfolio of projects to assist Project Managers and Project Engineers. 

    BPSS is required although it would be advantageous if SC is held.

    Skills / Qualifications

    Accountabilities:

    • Provide a Project Control service to the projects with responsibility for accurate project reporting
    • Assist Project Managers & Project Engineers with estimates and plans for Tenders
    • Compiling instruction forms for new project set up
    • Preparation of Monthly Project Reports (internal and external)
    • Monitoring and compilation of project sales and cost accruals
    • Raising purchase requisitions and receipting invoices
    • Monitoring and reconciling costs for Intercompany support to the projects
    • Dealing with project connection requests (for time bookings & expenses)
    • Dealing with cost transfers such as hour transfers between projects
    • Dealing with project close-outs
    • Ad hoc project reporting

    Role requirements:

    • Excellent Excel skills
    • Attention to detail and good numerical skills
    • Good communication skills
    • Able to work independently and as part of a team
    • Previous experience in a Project Control role an advantage, but not essential

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

     

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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