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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 4421 

Job Title : Project Controls Associate - Water  

Location : KCW 

Business Unit Sector : COR-WATER-WATER AMERICAS 

Opportunity Type : College full time 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Job Summary

Position assigned to either a role in Scheduling or Cost Engineering or a combination. Under appropriate supervision performs routine project controls assignments according to training, capability and experience.  In addition to performing duties as assigned, this position will be primarily focused on developing knowledge regarding scheduling, costing, and concepts related to the industry technology and project management. Individual contributor with no subordinates.

Key Responsibilities

Gain working knowledge of industry, technologies, project execution, cost, schedule and financial systems.  General understanding of budgets.

  • Assists in Cost Reporting & tracking.
  • Assists in maintenance of quantity reporting.
  • Assists in change mgmt process.
  • Understands B&V financial entities.


  • Assists in schedule preparation, maintenance and reporting.
  • Assists in productivity reports (PES).
  • Assists with critical path and float analysis.
  • Assists with vendor progress.
Management Responsibilities
Individual Contributor
Preferred Qualifications

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

Minimum Qualifications

Four year Bachelor's degree or local equivalent required, or equivalent experience. No experience required with a four year Bachelor's degree or local equivalent.


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.


None specified

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment. Sitting, talking, grasping, hearing, keyboard input, seeing, writing, reaching, climbing, kneeling, stooping, crouching, walking and standing for extended periods of time.

Action oriented
Communicates effectively
Manages ambiguity
Salary Plan
PJC: Project Control
Job Grade

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