Northeastern British Columbia

Fort St John
Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Job Order # fsj231
Date Posted: February 08, 2017
Full/Part-time: Fulltime
Employer/Location: Peace River Hydro Partners
Fort St John, BC
Job Title: Cost Controller - Site C (4)
Starting Date: ASAP
Qualifications: Education:  Some College Coursework Completed

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Intermediate knowledge in Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, Outlook.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Proficient in cost, manpower and equipment resource loaded schedule.
  • Proficient in gathering, maintaining, reporting and analysing schedule data.
  • Strong time management, written and verbal communication skills.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a similar role.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have a background in Civil Construction.
  • Engineering, Finance, Accounting, or Business backgrounds will be considered.
Duties: The Cost Controller is a key individual to ensuring the project is built in a controlled manner at the lowest possible cost. They will provide value added analysis, controls, and reporting that will produce effective tools for managing the project & key decision making. They will be fully integrated with the construction team and be a key contributor to the success of the project. The position requires a high attention to detail, advanced problem solving, and strong communication abilities. The right candidate will bring a strong work ethic, team first attitude, and a relentless pursuit of improvement to their daily tasks.


  • Detailed Productivity Tracking & Analysis.
  • Collaboration and integration with Construction team on Cost Control.
  • Preparation & analysis of Cost Reporting and Forecasting.
  • Progress & Earned Value Measurement.
  • Claim for change tracking and pricing.
  • Subcontractor/Vendor payment verification.
  • Ensure contract adherence to terms and conditions for prime and supplier contracts.
  • Equipment utilization, usage, and fuel consumption analysis.
  • Cash flow projections. Development of policies and procedures.
  • Training of field staff to Cost Control protocols.
  • Supporting Project Controls Manager, Budget & Cost Control Managers, and other Cost Controllers as required.
How to Apply: Apply online at .

Competition Number:  CC1524
Closing Date:  Until Filled