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Project Controls Manager

Department: 205 - Texas
Location: Austin, TX

MWH Constructors, a global leader in heavy civil construction of water and wastewater facilities, is seeking a Project Controls Manager to support projects in Austin, TX.

Essential Functions

  • Ensure project controls are implemented, trained, and executed according to company policies and procedures.
  • Create and monitor program and project budgets, cash flow projections, and forecasts.
  • Learn and implement effective change order management and claims prevention strategies to promote efficient communication with clients and within MWH.
  • Work with the project team to analyze, assess and implement a claims prevention and mitigation policy, in support of the corporate Risk Management team.
  • Claims analysis.
  • Develop, manage, update, and monitor individual project schedules
  • Ensure that project schedules comply with Contract requirements and meet MWH’s standards.
  • Create reports to assist the project team in proactive schedule management, client reports, and executive-level reports.
  • Create and manage resource and cost-loaded schedules.
  • Conduct change order analysis and management.
  • Work in a manner to ensure your personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies.

Basic Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Science or higher university degree in Engineering, Operations Management, Construction Management, Business, or relevant field. An equivalent combination of experience, skills and training may be considered.
  • 10+ years of Project Controls experience; prior construction project experience is a must.
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications. Must know data analysis, graphic, and chart creation within Excel.
  • Ability to organize and manage data and create simple and technically correct reports.
  • Ability to travel to project sites as needed, (an estimated 25%).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certifications (PSP, EVP, etc.) are a plus.
  • Relevant experience, either in a professional or academic setting, with construction-related scheduling and project controls software, especially Primavera 6.
  • Hands-on knowledge of CMiC software.


  • Group health & welfare benefits including options for medical, dental and vision
  • 100% Company Paid Benefits: Employee Life Insurance & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D), Spouse and Dependent Life & AD&D, Short Term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program and Health Advocate
  • Voluntary benefits at discounted group rates for accidents, critical illness, and hospital indemnity
  • Flexible Time Off Program (includes vacation and personal time)
  • Paid Sick and Safe Leave
  • Paid Parental Leave Program
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan (company matching contributions up to 4%).
  • Employee Referral Program

MWH Constructors is a global project delivery company in heavy civil construction with a focus on water and wastewater treatment infrastructure. With the ultimate goal of delivering maximum value to clients and their local communities, MWH Constructors provides single-source, integrated design and construction services through a full range of project delivery methods. Incorporating industry-leading preconstruction and construction services, the Company’s multi-disciplined team of engineering and construction professionals delivers a wide range of projects, including new facilities, infrastructure improvement and expansion, and capital construction services.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Please note that all positions require pre-employment screening, including drug and background check, as a condition of employment

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