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Field Project Controls Manager - Beaumont, Tx

Date:  Apr 22, 2024

Port Arthur, TX, US

Company:  Black & Veatch Family of Companies


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As an employee-owned company, our people are Black & Veatch. We put them at the center of everything we do and empower them to grow, explore new possibilities and use their diverse talents and perspectives to solve humanity's biggest challenges in an ever-evolving world. With over 100 years of innovation in sustainable infrastructure and our expertise in engineering, procurement, consulting and construction, together we are building a world of difference.  


Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 101351 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : Yes 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes 

Why Black and Veatch?

Recognized by Glassdoor as a 2023 Top 100 place to work and winner of the Newsweek’s 2023 America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity, Black & Veatch allows you to lend your talent and perspective to humanity’s biggest challenges in a flexible environment where you are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities. We offer competitive compensation; 401K match and benefits that start day 1. Our hybrid environment allows you to balance your work and personal life.   

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. #LI-LP1

The Opportunity

In this role, you will have the opportunity to manage/specialize to either a role in Project Controls, Project Controls Manager, Regional Office Project Controls Lead or a combination. This position has supervisory/lead responsibility over a group of project controls personnel or functions as a technical specialist who develops advanced concepts. Supervises work of others. Responsible for overall performance management. May be responsible for hiring, discipline, and pay administration of their subordinates.

The Team

As part of BV Operations, your skills will be aligned to projects that support our 3 market sectors- Governments & Environment, Energy & Process Industries, and Connectivity & Commercial. In roles like Engineers, Technicians, and Skilled Specialists you will be engaged with exciting projects across the globe. From small community improvements to grand-scale Mega Projects, you will be Building a World of Difference through infrastructure growth and development while learning and focusing on your own individual development. The foundation of BV Operations provides the ability to move where your skills are needed and allows for a collaborative and innovative culture offering greater challenges and career development opportunities.   

Key Responsibilities

Manages a diverse team of professionals and able to achieve successful results/or is able to function as a technical specialist developing advanced concepts. May be responsible for hiring, discipline, and pay administration of others.   
PJC Management: 

  • Leads project controls team on the most complex and highest risk projects.
  • Is an integral part of the management team for project success.
  • Collaborates with the project management leadership team to ensure project success.
  • Identifies improvements to processes.
  • Leads in developing staff capabilities.

Regional Office/Group Managing:

  • Leads regional office project controls to support project execution.
  • Leads in project controls efforts to support capturing new work.
  • Anticipates resource requirements to ensure adequate resources are available.
  • Leads project controls process and systems development if needed.

PJC Specialist:

  • Recognized as an expert in a project controls specialist area.
  • Develop tools, systems & processes to optimize effectiveness.

Management Responsibilities

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer Master's degree or local equivalent in Engineering or Construction Management. Experience serving in a Leadership role for a medium- to large-sized EPC project in both Home Office and Field preferred. Prefer certificate from either PMI or AACE.

Minimum Qualifications

Four-year Bachelor's degree with ten or more years of relevant Cost Control of Planning & Scheduling experience OR no four-year Bachelor's degree required with twelve 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.


Prefer certificate from either PMI or AACE. 

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

  • Office Environment: This position requires sitting, talking, hearing, keyboard input, and seeing. Occasional travel up to 25% may be required.
  • Construction Site Environment: This position requires standing, kneeling, bending, stooping, moving, and walking long distances in and around confined, cluttered places, and uneven areas. It also requires the ability to see and hear naturally or with correction, work at heights above 5 feet, climb and maintain balance on stairs, ladders, and scaffolds, and work up to a 12-hour shift. The work environment may involve cramped workspaces, very hot or cold temperatures, inclement weather, extreme lighting conditions, distracting or uncomfortable noise levels, and hazardous equipment.


Business insight
Organizational savvy
Global perspective
Strategic mindset
Attracts top talent

Salary Plan

PJC: Project Control

Job Grade


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Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.


To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.


A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.


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Nearest Major Market: Beaumont

Job Segment: Engineer, Engineering

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