Senior Project Controls Specialist

Halifax - Nova Scotia - Canada - Industry - Shipbuilding - CostControlAndProcurement - ProfessionalBachelor

We are hiring a Senior Project Controls Specialist for our client, a large Canadian Shipbuilding company. Our client is currently working on a number of significant projects for the Department of National Defense and the Canadian Coast Guard.

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Rory Lyden, Account manager

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About this role


Working as part of the Project Controls team, this role focuses on the effective delivery of a variety of management processes. In addition, this role is required to identify any issues or potential improvements, and carry out any changes to the current processes, as authorized by the Project Controls Manager.An understanding of all the processes listed below will be required, in support of a specific area of project scope, with a more detailed understanding of one or two processes in order to act as the project’s Subject Matter Expert.

  • Customer and internal reporting, in accordance with the defined monthly drumbeat
  • Project Risk Management
  • Baseline change control
  • Tracking of deliverables, actions and customer comments
  • Progress and financial variances in the context of an Earned Value Management System
  • Communication of key project data to the project team
  • Configuration control between reporting data and the outputs from the Scheduling team
  • Development of more junior Controls team members to increase their process understanding.

About you


  • Relevant Post-Secondary education required
  • Experience within a major project environment required
  • Experience in engineering, manufacturing or planning considered an asset
  • Knowledge of project management experience considered an asset
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Must be proficient in the use of MS office products (Excel, Project, Words, Etc.)
  • Minimum of 5 years project controls experience
  • Initiative (potential improvements to existing processes should be highlighted)
  • Ability to learn new processes
  • Flexible (tasks may vary over time from that initially described)
  • Organized
  • Requires little direction once tasked
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office applications
  • Attention to detail (repeatable accuracy of data)

What we offer

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

About us

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That is what we continually strive for. Over 40 years, we have created a global network of interesting clients and talented individuals working together through a vast array of services.


  • Publication: PUB236335
  • Location: Halifax
  • Market: Industry
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Shipbuilding
  • Education level: ProfessionalBachelor
  • Area of expertise: CostControlAndProcurement
  • Closing date: December 1, 2019
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Rory Lyden

Account manager Brunel Canada Toronto

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