Sr Project Controls Professional

Last Updated: 7th April 2020 (over 2 years ago)

United Kingdom


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Age Range
55 to 64

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Accomplished, analytical, results-oriented Professional highly regarded for accurately forecasting project needs and delivering the necessary technical support to facilitate desired outcomes. Demonstrated skills in project management, scheduling, cost control, staff training, and data analysis. Proven track record of completing projects on time and under budget while exceeding stringent expectations. Respected as a motivational, influential leader and collaborator who guides team members in successfully realizing project and company objectives through a people-focused approach. Certified Oracle Primavera Trainer and Six Sigma Yellow Belt. Out-of-the-box thinker committed to making continuous improvements in planning, process, communication, and client satisfaction to enable long-term growth and profitability.


Primavera Trainers Certification
Certified Oracle Instructor

   Feb 2006
— May 2006

I am Bechtel's first Certified Oracle P6 instructor.

California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo
Aeronautical/ Mechanical Engineering

   Sep 1980
— Nov 1982

Studied Aeronautical/ Mechanical Engineering
No Degree (family duties impacted completion)

Sierra Community College

   Mar 1977
— Sep 1980

Studied Architecture before transferring to University
No Degree


Bechtel Corporation
Sr Project Controls Engineer

   Oct 2018
— Current

.Develop and implement full Level 3 EPC schedules for numerous projects with each project valued up to $10B.
.Generate accurate, in-depth proposal schedules for various OG&C projects under strict timelines, facilitating contracts.
.Advise team members on setting up and implementing Oracle Primavera P6 to optimize project tracking and analysis.
.Provide advanced technical assistance regarding mass migrations and manipulations of data within Oracle databases, ensuring the necessary framework exists to complete all projects and project phases on time and under budget.
.Provided emergency support for projects, ranging from correcting data integrity issues to assisting with schedule development in various countries, project risks assessment and forensics schedule analysis.
.Trained hundreds of Project Controls Planners on effectively utilizing P6 tools to achieve maximum productivity.

Bechtel NS&E
Project Controls Supervisor

   Mar 2017
— Oct 2018

.Worked directly with representatives of the British Government to guide P6 integration set-up and control for multiple complex projects located across Great Brittan, resulting in effective project coordination.
.Leveraged strong communication skills to provide effective P6 training to individuals from as many as five different international locations, enabling standardized scheduling processes for consistent reporting with various corporate requirements.
.Conducted Project Risk Assessments as well as Schedule Quality and Integrity reviews to ensure project plans adhered to established specifications; formulated and conveyed high-level recommendations for project changes as needed.
.Created standardized cost and scheduling procedures for use on a series of large-scale, high-cost, long-duration programs to boost planning efficiency by more than 25%.

Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals
Project Controls Supervisor

   Jan 2013
— Mar 2017

.Consulted with key stakeholders to drive P6 implementation and training several complicated programs.
.Designed and implemented process improvements to increase productivity and reduce costs.
.Managed and motivated a team of 5 employees while monitoring work output for accuracy and timeliness.

Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals
Lead Field Planner

   May 2010
— Jan 2013

.Led a 6-person field planning team on APLNG project through hands-on site prep and early works activities, establishing a strong foundation for future project phases.
.Interfaced with subcontractors and clients to assess daily progress, enabling prompt resolution of any issues or concerns that might negatively impact project workflows or outcomes.
.Prepared monthly reports and assessments regarding total project progress to foster improved operational transparency.

Bechtel Corporation
Principal Project Controls Engineer

   May 2005
— May 2010

.Served as a vital member of the company’s project support staff, communicating with multiple cross-functional team members regularly to set and attain goals.
.Spearheaded testing, implementation, and training of software used by the Project Controls organization to ensure it addressed the team’s technical needs thoroughly and effectively.
.Ideated high-level recommendations on future technology needs and priorities.
.Expanded professional expertise at every opportunity to maximize individual work contributions.

Bechtel Corporation
Project Controls Supervisor

   May 2000
— May 2005

.Six Sigma Yellow Belt.
.Implemented and trained various disciplines in the use of in-house Scheduling tools in the majority of the Western Region Markets.
.Developed and implemented an internal tracking system to monitor the progress of new cellular site construction, from site acquisition to revenue generation. .Supervised the scheduling staff in the regional program office. Interfacing with the client’s Financial Analyst and Systems Development Managers.

Bechtel Corporation
Senior Project Controls Engineer

   May 1998
— May 2000

.Develop engineering schedules for LNG proposals and projects.
.Lead field scheduler supervising two unit schedulers.
.Developed interfaces between P3, EPPR and Infoworks to provide field-engineering reports showing the timing for Construction activities and Engineering drawing releases and linked the construction schedule to the engineering model for 4D schedule reviews.

Brown and Root
Project Scheduling Specialist

   May 1996
— May 1998


M&I Electric

   Feb 1996
— May 1996


Houston Lighting and Power
Staff Planner/Scheduler

   Apr 1990
— Dec 1995


Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Surveillance Scheduler and Test Coordinator

   Jul 1986
— Apr 1990

.Scheduler/ Test Coordinator

Sierra Technologies

   May 1985
— Jul 1986

.Procedure Writer

Pullman Power Products
Quality Assurance Document Reviewer/Contractor

   Jan 1983
— Apr 1985

.Quality Assurance Auditor

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