Aug 06, 2023

Project Controls Analyst

  • AECOM
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Construction

Job Description

**Company Description** **At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.** We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world. **Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.** We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. **Job Description** AECOM is seeking a Project Controls Analyst to support our Water Resources Business Line in Sacramento, California. The successful candidate will be able to communicate well, have an eye for detail, think critically, solve problems, and apply their knowledge and skills in an effective manner. In this role you will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of engineering project managers and professionals who will partner with you as you continue to grow and develop in your professional career. **Your responsibilities may include but are not limited to:** + Working with the company financial and cornerstone systems and processes. + Applying financial terminology, measures, financial data analysis concepts and principles in assignments. + Recognizing processes/project actions that may lead to project financial impact. + Developing and maintains WBS for small projects. + Assisting in the use of drawings and specifications in the establishment of project baseline data. + Beginning basic analysis of cost and schedule variances. + Developing knowledge of accounting principles. + Assisting in assembling data for trending and forecasting. + Understanding progress/performance data and associated concepts and principles. Participates in the collection of progress data and review of performance trends. + Being familiar with earned value, scope control and change management concepts, principles and methodologies. + Collecting data and produces an initial analysis on manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations. + Collecting and analyzes data for tracking actual cost to funding limitations. + Providing support to tracking purchase order and subcontract commitments and expenditures. + Being familiar with the concepts and principles of project revenue and cost. + Exposure to basic scheduling and cost baseline fundamentals, concepts; performance management and cost/schedule integration concepts and principles. + Developing knowledge of scope control and change management. + Supporting project reporting process as required. + Participating in project cost review meetings. **Qualifications** **Minimum Requirements:** + Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education **Preferred Qualifications:** + 2+ years of work experience within project controls, finance, or accounting **Additional Information** **Additional Information:** + Offered rate of compensation in Sacramento, CA will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The target salary range for this position is $70,000 - $95,000. AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs. With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours. Join us and let’s get started. **ReqID:** J10092364 **Business Line:** Water **Business Group:** DCS **Strategic Business Unit:** West **Career Area:** Program & Project Management **Work Location Model:** Hybrid