Project Controls Lead Analyst (Schedule) – UK

Black & Veatch

Project Controls Lead Analyst (Schedule) – UK

Date: Apr 13, 2023


Northwich, CHES, GB

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

At Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life’s critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help yougive us your best, and together we can build a world of difference.

Req Id : 97170

Opportunity Type : Staff

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

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Why Black and Veatch

At Black & Veatch, you own your career with purpose and meaning. You are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities at every step of your career journey. Bring your big ideas knowing you are safe to be who you are and speak up with concerns or questions and put your diverse talents and perspectives to use.

The Opportunity

Lead level position assigned to either a role in Planning, Cost Engineering, Project Controls Management or a combination. With minimal supervision, is responsible for independently applying advanced project controls techniques and analyses. The level may handle commercial issues and will provide leadership and guidance to less experienced project control personnel. Has project team supervisory responsibilities.

This will be a project site-based role near Manchester, UK

The Team

BV’s Energy & Process business is driven to meet clients’ rapidly changing infrastructure needs in generation, storage, transmission, and distribution of safe, reliable electric power. Our business continues to invest in renewable energy to power the future and support BV’s vision of more sustainable solutions. By joining our business, you will have the opportunity to be at the forefront of helping our clients with the most innovative energy solutions.

Key Responsibilities

Effectively leads a team of PJC professionals and able to positively influence internal and external clients to achieve successful results. Achieves a high level of forecasting accuracy. Proactive in addressing project issues therefore supporting a successful project outcome.


  • Leads planning and schedule preparation on more complex projects including startup planning.

  • Addresses contractual requirements related to schedule control.

  • As required by the business unit, expert in scheduling forensics.

PJC Management:

  • Recognizes critical issues and interfaces.

  • Confers with PM team on project execution matters.

  • Participates in key risk management discussions.

  • Participates in and may lead any potential claims issues.

  • Manages controls functions from home office to site as appropriate.

  • Supervises subcontract administration when assigned.

  • As applicable ensures compliance with tools/processes in Field Project Controls Manual.

  • As applicable ensures startup planning is at the appropriate level of detail.

  • As applicable leads in shifting controls functions from HO to site.

Management Responsibilities

Individual Contributor

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer four-year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management.

  • Previous Schedule/ Planning experience

  • Prior Planning/ SchedulingProject Controls experience related to large-scale industrial construction/engineering projects

Minimum Qualifications

Four-year Bachelor’s degree with eight or more years of relevant Cost Control of Planning & Scheduling experience OR no four-year Bachelor’s degree required with ten years or more of relevant Cost Control or Planning & Scheduling experience in Home Office or Field Office.

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Domestic Travel. May involve fieldwork.Sitting, talking, grasping, hearing, keyboard input, seeing, writing, reaching, climbing, kneeling, stooping, crouching, walking and standing for extended periods of time.

Project Site based role: Construction site hazards in addition to normal office environment: Sitting/Standing/ Keyboarding /Computer usage for extended periods of time. Speaking/Listening. Ability to utilize audio/video conferencing software for internal/external communication.


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Salary Plan

PJC: Project Control

Job Grade


Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

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