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Southern California Edison Senior Project Controls Advisor in Pomona, California

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Become a Senior Project Controls Advisor at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you will provide the required technical oversight and guidance to ensure the Project Controls (Cost Management) workgroups within the Major Projects Organization are consistently meeting the service level commitments, are in compliance with a common set of controls, and are operating effectively and efficiently over time.

Senior Project Controls Advisor reports to the Senior Manager of Project and Strategic Controls and work closely with various stakeholders and workgroups including Project Management, Project Engineering, Project Controls (Estimating, and Scheduling), Finance, Procurement, Contract Management, Law, and Regulatory.

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

As a Senior Project Controls Advisor , your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions, and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

  • Lead highly complex analytics required in areas of cost controls for a portfolio of major and/or multi-year projects and/or programs. Prepare and present results, alternatives, and/or recommendations to support strategic long-term business decisions and to mitigate potential risks that have major impacts to the Company.

  • Lead and oversee transformational changes to meet our customers and regulatory fast changing demands. This requires Senior Advisor to act as a technical Single Point of Contact and Subject Matter Expert in this specialized discipline.

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to research and develop highly complex and innovative solutions (often lacking precedent) to drive strategic decisions and optimize business unit performance.

  • May also be assigned to work on or represent SCE in various regulatory or professional settings (e.g., audits, litigation, white paper publication, and recommended practices).


The essentials

  • Bachelor’s Degree in science, engineering, business, data science, or technical discipline

  • Possesses ten or more years’ of combined experience in project and cost management

The preferred

  • Master’s Degree in science, engineering, business, data science, or technical discipline

  • Experience in project controls (estimating, cost mgmt., and scheduling) and construction mgmt.

  • Experience with utility or capital construction and/or regulatory process

  • Experience with SAP, Primavera, Relational Database (e.g., MS Access), BEx and SAS

  • Certified Cost Professional, Project Management Professional, and/or Six Sigma certifications

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About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.