Bechtel Corporation Senior Trend Engineer in Houston, Texas

Requisition ID: 211819

Position Duties/Responsibilities:

Responsible for the cost and schedule trend program for Project Pillar (area within the plant).

  • Identifies cost and schedule trends for project team attention. Individual will be required to complete regular site walks to monitor work progress & potential trends against planned progress.

  • Interfaces with field management, engineering and supervision to determine potential trends and articulates/estimates trend impacts to project cost and schedule in a timely, accurate and logical manner.

  • Quantifies detailed trend estimates and cost codes individual line items accordingly

  • Initiates, organizes & facilitates weekly trend meetings for their respective Pillar

  • Reviews potential changes against project scope & facilitates discussions with project team members including the client.

  • Analyzes cost and schedule impact of scope changes.

  • Prepares and updates the trend register in a timely and accurate manner for project and functional management review.

  • Prepares and provides input and support to cost, project financial reporting, trend reports & other pillar based reporting.

  • Provides oversight for the Pillar Rework/Backcharge program as required

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Business

  • A minimum of five (10) years project controls experience, preferably includes Cost &/or Trend related past responsibilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to present data and analysis to project team, PC, and other management groups as required

  • A working knowledge of planning work processes and general cost engineering activities is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Direct experience with Project Trends, Rework and Backcharges

  • Project controls experience in either Cost or scheduling

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel with working knowledge of Microsoft Access and/or Power BI

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.