• Title
    Project Controls Manager (Site)
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Control
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Project Controls Manager for our Mining & Minerals office based in Oakville, ON. Reporting to the Manager, Project Services and working alongside other team members locally, you will have the opportunity to provide leadership to project set-up, cost management, change control, progress monitoring, earned value, earned schedule, planning / scheduling, project close-out and for project performance reviews and lessons.  If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast pace environment, this opportunity is for you. Must be willing to move to site with project.



    • Administrate the work of the Home Office and Site-based project controls groups, including oversight of the implementation of Wood standard systems, processes, procedures and work instructions
    • Recruitment, selection and placement for personnel assignments within the controls group
    • Completion of annual Performance Development Reviews (PDR) and subsequent follow up with each individual to achieve their goals
    • Ensure that adequate qualified personnel are available to meet the current and future workload
    • Establish and maintain Project Control’s Skills Inventory
    • Prepare the Project Control’s Training Needs Analysis
    • Ensure that a high quality of project control rigor is maintained
    • Ensure that valid progress reporting, earned value and earned schedule set up, tracking, analyzing and reporting are maintained
    • Ensure the Project Controls group are prepared to provide Procurement, Contracts and Construction with support regarding budgets, progress payments, valuations of contract variations, earned value / earned schedule analysis, cost flow and contract financial close out
    • Ensure the Project Controls group are prepared to analyze, report and forecast project costs and schedule data formally on a monthly basis
    • Provide Project Controls leadership to Wood staff, and contractors’ project controls staff
    • Ensure the Project Controls group provides weekly, monthly reports in a timely fashion as required for projects.
    • Ensure all processes and procedures are being followed
    • Mentor Project Controls personnel as required

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Relevant technical diploma/university degree with a minimum of 10 years EPC(M) experience or appropriate combination of education and experience
    • Motivated team leader, able to work with team members to meet deliverables
    • Working knowledge of financial and costing systems
    • Strong analytical, interpretive, organizational and problem solving skills
    • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
    • A self starter, able to work with minimal supervision
    • Knowledge of Convero Project Management system is an asset
    • Must be eligible to work in Canada
    • Must be willing to move to site with project

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 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, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  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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