Midstream Project Controls Manager

Pinnacle Midstream is seeking an experienced Project Controls Manager to join our workforce in Houston, Texas. This position provides leadership within Engineering and Operations team and is primarily responsible for planning and tracking cost and schedule performances for a suite of projects. Expertise and experience in wellhead natural gas gathering compression and processing is preferred. 


Principal Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Alongside the Project Manager, develop control budgets for each Project
  • Track cost expenditures and forecast the expected final costs at project completion
  • Produce regular/reoccurring cost reports and present in weekly project meetings
  • Alongside the Project Manager, develop baseline schedules for each Project
  • Track earned value of tasks against the schedule; forecast milestone completion dates
  • Produce regular/reoccurring schedule reports and present in weekly project meetings
  • Analyze situations; identify and forecast pertinent problems and evaluate realistic options; and recommend/implement appropriate course of action
  • Organize and prioritize a variety of complex projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner; set priorities and meet critical time deadlines
  • Maintain compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, and design/construction standards
  • Adhere to and support Health, Safety & Environmental and Sustainability Policies


Essential Job Requirements:

  • Four (4) year college degree or sufficient job related experience
  • Seven (7) to fifteen (15) years of work-related
  • Demonstration of successful performance as project controls manager on a minimum of two (2) medium to large sized gas gathering and processing projects
  • Experience with Deltek Cobra or ARIES Prism and Primavera P6 or Deltek Open Plan
  • Project Controls and Accounting expertise including the following areas:
    • Planning/Scheduling (including manpower loading)
    • Progress measurement
    • Code of accounts management
    • Work breakdown structure
    • Change management
    • Cost controls
    • Estimating process and planning 


Other Job Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, customers, vendors, contractors and other stakeholders
  • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
  • Proactive - goal oriented with the initiative to influence events positively 
  • Ability to resolve complex problems and to be comfortable in complex project or business environment
  • Ability to set and maintain high standards of self-performance with responsibility and accountability for sueccessfully completing assignments and tasks
  • Demonstration of innovation, initiative, maturity, and sound judgment
  • Ability to influence a group of diverse individuals, each with their own goals, needs, and perspectives, to work together effectively for the good of a project
  • Basic computer software skills to include the use of word processing, email, spreadsheets, and electronic presentation
  • Certification in project management suggested, for example, Project Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)


Pinnacle Contact:
Aubrei Woods  |  awoods@pinnaclemidstream.com


Pinnacle Midstream is an equal opportunity employer that recognized the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individual will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state, or local law.