Project Planning / Controls Specialist (PCO)
ABB
Québec, QC, Quebec, Canada
5d ago

Project Planning / Controls Specialist (PCO)

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions : gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations.

Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

ABB Measurement and Analytics (PAMA) develops, produces, sells, delivers and services products and solutions to enable industrial and energy customers to operate more efficiently and profitably.

We are dedicated to serving our customers with the best digitally enabled solutions to meet their needs quickly and reliably, while providing the support of a global service network.

Your responsibilities

  • Develop project schedules, including preparation of work packages, task dependencies and duration, setting milestones, defining critical paths and resource optimization.
  • Gather the data necessary to progress and update project schedules. Control deadlines and project timelines and optimize project schedules based on gathered data.
  • Monitor project budget costs. Compare budgets approved in SAP against costs entered in Primavera.
  • Analyze project progress and deviations from the approved reference and analyze the effects of possible delays. Suggest corrective actions and adjust schedules accordingly.
  • Identify potential project resource allocation conflicts and suggest an optimal use of resources.
  • Maintain and track scope changes.
  • Consolidate and analyze project indicators.
  • Prepare and validate financial data for monthly project reports regarding project progress, including deviation, trend and forecast reports provided to the client.
  • Prepare and analyze long term and short-term budget revenues and expenses forecasts.
  • Support project managers and teams in strategic and detailed project planning.
  • Develop, implement and monitor cost control and schedule follow-up procedures.
  • Ensure the efficiency of our planning and control software tools (Primavera and SAP).
  • Contribute to the improvement of our Project Management process and tools.
  • Your background

  • Administration training (engineer or technician)
  • Five (5) years of experience in project planning and cost control.
  • At least three years of practical experience with project management software such as MS Project or Primavera.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel)
  • SAP knowledge is an asset
  • Bilingual
  • Care for order and quality, attention to detail, meticulous
  • Good at analyzing and synthesizing;
  • Good at managing time and workload,
  • Autonomy, ease of adaptation / versatility;
  • Good communication abilities with team members
  • Care for customer satisfaction,
  • Benefits

  • Retirement plan
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program
  • More about us

    Named to Forbes 2020 list of top 15 employers in Canada, ABB values the dedication, commitment and expertise of our employees.

  • ABB is an Employment Equity Employer and believes in an inclusive and diverse workforce. Committed to ensuring that all policies and practices respect the Employment Equity Program, we aim for our workforce to be truly representative of the four designated groups;
  • women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and / or persons with disabilities. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to applicant with disabilities and encourage applicants to self-identify in the application process.

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