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Junior Site Project Control Specialist

Junior Site Project Control Specialist

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Department / Discipline 
Project Control
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Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Secure your future in Canada’s dynamic nuclear industry.

Be part of an exciting industry that provides challenge and opportunities for growth and development.


We are a member of the Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) global family.  Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.


Amec Foster Wheeler (Nuclear Canada) is an engineering, nuclear safety and technical analysis company.  We provide specialized services primarily to the power generation industry.  Headquartered in downtown Toronto, we have over 500 staff, and we provide technical solutions to clients world-wide. Our work involves design engineering in all disciplines, and performing safety and engineering analyses using state-of-the-art engineering and analysis software, and interfacing with other engineering disciplines.  Staff provide technical support to operating nuclear plants.


Amec Foster Wheeler is currently recruiting for a Junior Site Project Controls Specialist with experience in Nuclear industry.


As part of the project services team, provide project controls support for the project.  This position is required to be at the project site.  This position requires working closely with the project manager, engineering leads, project services personnel and contractors.  A strong understanding of work break down structures and coding as well as planning and scheduling, forecasting and change control processes is required.



  • Participate in the preparation of project costs reports
  • Assist in setting up and maintaining project schedules and cost control system and documentation for the project
  • Responsible for maintaining change control, cost reports and cash flows etc
  • Monitor schedule float and critical path, man-hours and cost progress to establish trends, assist in cost forecasts
  • Initiate the preparation of estimates for contract scope changes
  • Review invoices against PO’s and contracts for accuracy and certification of payments

Skills / Qualifications

  • Technical college diploma or engineering degree and a minimum of 4 years of related experience
  • Requires highly effective skills in organization and planning
  • Detail and goal-oriented
  • Strong business computer skills
  • Experience in P6 and MS Project scheduling software including MS Excel and other computer software skills
  • Experience of working in an engineering consulting environment
  • Experience in project controls working on EPC & EPCM type projects
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are mandatory


Please note that this a Contract position.


In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005, we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in all parts of the hiring process.  Reasonable accommodations will be provided when raised with the recruiter or by e-mailing accessibilites.on@amecfw.com.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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