Project Controls Engineer

  • KBR
  • Adelaide SA, Australia
  • 21 May, 2021
Full time Engineering Program Manager

Job Description

Do you see yourself as part of an energetic and successful team within a strong, forward-looking global company? At KBR you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to world-class projects, work with industry leaders, be rewarded for excellence, innovation and teamwork, and further develop your career.

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and dedicated Project Controls Engineers, with 5+ years’ experience, to join our Adelaide team. We are currently working on wide range of infrastructure projects across Australia. The opportunities are across transport, water and infrastructure projects.

You will have the opportunity to work across a variety of exciting projects with key industry clients and be a part of our continued growth as a highly regarded service provider.


  • Support recording of costs and commitments in accordance with the project WBS
  • Identify and report potential cost trends and scope changes, and recommend alternative courses of action
  • Review and maintain schedules and progress data
  • Prepare monitoring curves
  • Maintain forecast at completion estimates
  • Process contractor progress payment certificates
  • Provide input to project Monthly Reports
  • Prepare estimates as required
  • Produce accurate financial data for Project Status Review Meetings

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in an Engineering, Project Management, Data Analysis, Finance, Economics or Construction related discipline
  • Graduate – 5+ years of industry experience
  • Working exposure to industry standard scheduling tools (e.g. Primavera P6, MS Project etc.), Cost control concepts and data analysis tools (e.g. Power BI, MS Excel etc.)


KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer. You will be provided with the following:

  • Professional development and training.
  • Opportunity to enhance your career.

What we do

KBR’s Infrastructure Services Australia business offers a wide range of professional consulting services to private and public sector clients to deliver projects of any size in both urban and remote environments in transport, water and environment, buildings, defence infrastructure and program management consultancy. Our workforce of over 750 is technically and geographically diversified to match the characteristics of our principal markets and has the capability to service our clients’ requirements through all phases of project development and implementation.

To Apply

Please upload a copy of your CV.


KBR values an inclusive and diverse work environment and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences.