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Project Controls Tech Sr in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 4/11/2019

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Job Description

Job Summary
The Project Controls Technician Sr. is responsible for supporting a project team in the execution of project controls processes and systems on low to mid-level projects.
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Assists in the development of scope, schedule, budget and estimate-to-complete data for assigned tasks under the direction of a lead project controls engineer.
  • Assists in the creation of Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) and development of schedules and budget data (including cost/resource loading) for those WBS elements.
  • Analyzes unit rates to the extent that the estimate-to-complete unit rates are well understood and defendable.
  • Analyzes schedule progress and performance and identifies developing problem areas.
  • Assembles and compiles schedule and cost data and inputs into the project control database and provides output to the project team.
  • Supports claims analysis and negotiation.
  • Assists in managing and maximizing project margins.
  • Analyzes critical path and restraints to determine the effect of changes to the schedule.
  • Recommends work around plans and schedule recovery techniques.
  • Advises management of risks that may affect project profit, costs, schedules and client relations.
  • Supports the Project Management team in maintaining timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
  • Working knowledge of MSWord, MSAccess, MSExcel, MSPowerPoint and MS Project Software.
  • Working knowledge with Primavera, COBRA software.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Additional knowledge/skills may be required by assignment or contract.

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in Civil Engineering and/or Construction Project Control related work.
  • Additional experience/education may be required by assignment or contract.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • CONUS\:
    • Generally works in normal office environment, but may be required to travel domestically and internationally on short notice, to austere environments, under harsh living conditions
  • OCONUS\:
    • Some positions will be assigned to overseas locations where living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable, with long hours, exposure to weather, dust, and hazardous/harsh conditions


  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally


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