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Date: Jul 11, 2018

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15201

Company: Williams

Project Controls Analyst Sr
ReqID: 99841
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
Operating Area/Functional Area: Engineering Services

Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in America. Williams is investing in some of the largest energy projects in the United States and our project managers make big decisions. Every day. Whether it’s an expansion project, a new asset development or industry growth, our project managers take the lead at all project stages. If you are looking for an opportunity to lead some of the most exciting projects in the energy industry, this is the perfect time to join us.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Our organization is looking for a Project Controls Analyst Sr. to join our Project Controls team located in Pittsburgh, PA. This position will be responsible for providing project controls support to Williams’ Engineering Services project managers.

This support will include but is not limited to: monitor and report project budget and expenditures, create and track project schedules, generate project forecasts based on contracting plan and schedule progress, publish and track earned value metrics for capital projects. This role will also include interaction with multiple internal stakeholders and outside vendors to keep project schedules and costs in alignment with sanctioned execution strategy. This role will support multiple capital projects that may vary from $0.5MM to $350MM USD.



  • Learn the Project Life Cycle process and to execute projects using these philosophies.
  • The Project Controls Analyst is responsible for setting up the project work order in PowerPlant, and routing for approval.
  • Prepare detailed project cost analysis to identify and explain variances on a monthly basis.
  • Utilize earned value analysis for each assigned project. Generate a detailed actual cost of work performed (ACWP) forecast for all projects and participates in forecast reviews with project teams.
  • Data entry of the ACWP forecast into PowerPlant monthly.
  • Assist in identifying/monitoring project risks.
  • Assist in development and execute of the projects’ contracting and procurement plan.
  • Monitor and track project change requests and report on cost and schedule deviations and trends.
  • Develop, baseline, and track all project schedules in Primavera or MS Project.
  • Manage and issue project contracts and Request for Services.
  • Produce various project reports as needed using SharePoint, Excel, PowerPlant, and MS Project.
  • Assist in closing out projects and transfer of relevant information to accounting and operations.


Leadership Competencies:

  • Integrity, values and trust - Instills confidence of one’s intentions and positively represents the organization by being responsible and trustworthy.
  • Drives for results - Is motivated and determined to achieve objectives while working in compliance.
  • Champion’s inclusion/works well with others - Values and encourages diversity; respects and leverages the backgrounds, capabilities and ideas of others, resulting in collaborative working relationships.
  •  Customer/stakeholder focus - Makes customer-stakeholder needs a primary focus of one’s actions; develops and sustains effective customer/stakeholder relationships.
  • Communication - Exchanges thoughts and information clearly and concisely to ensure understanding of intended messages. Self-Knowledge - Personally explores and seeks feedback from others to understand talents, motivations, values, and development needs; utilizes understanding to improve performance and build relationships.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction, Business, or equivalent industry experience
  • Minimum 5-8 years’ work experience in project controls
  • Must have Experience in Project Planning / Scheduling within Primavera.
  • Must be proficient in Primavera, MS Project, Word, Excel, Forecasting process,
  • Experience in the Oil and Gas Industry a plus
  • PMI-SP (Scheduling Professional) certification a plus PMP certification, or AACE certification a plus
  • Must be willing to travel up to 25%

Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

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