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WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Project Controls Manager & Practice Lead (ID# 45842) in Rochester, New York

Project Controls Manager & Practice Lead (ID# 45842) Rochester, NY

Category: Project Controls

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 10 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Power Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Projec Controls Manager for our Rochester, NY offices.

The prime function and basic objective of this position is to manage and oversee project controls for engineering and construction projects as well as be a primary leader contributing to the development and growth of the WSP Power: Project Controls Practice.

Accountabilities / Duties / Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage Project Controls and Scheduling at project and program levels.

  • Help to develop and deliver high impact solutions that contribute to client project and program success

  • Be responsible for selection, mentoring, career development and managing of Project Controls & Scheduling staff.

  • Participate at a leadership level in client management, business development and practice development

  • Establish operating policies to mitigate risk, provide guidance and consultation for project managers.

  • Rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, be able to perform a variety of tasks and lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected

Job Requirements

Job Specifications


  • Professional Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Business Management, Finance, Engineering or Construction Management

  • PMP Preferred but not required


Years of Experience

  • 10Description of Professional Experiance

  • Candidate should be an experienced scheduler with at least 10+years documented work experience in project controls in a Energy and T&D construction environment.

  • Demonstrated experience working in and supporting complex multi year / multi $million$ projects and programs

Technical Skills

  • Candidates should be fully trained in the construction scheduling software Oracle Primavera P6 Scheduling, EBS, BI, Unifier, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project. Candidates should also have experience managing direct reports. Gas & Electric Utility cost loaded scheduling experience preferred.

Non Technical Skills

  • Excellent written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills - Advanced

  • Demonstrated experience leading functional and cross-functional project contrls teams

  • Analytical & Problem Solving Skills - Advanced

  • Business Partner Relationship Management Advanced

  • Apply Financial / Schedule Acumen Advanced

WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status