IPS – Integrated Project Services, Inc.

Project Controls
# of Openings Remaining
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Position Responsibilities

IPS is hiring! We are looking for a talented Cost Engineer to join our industry leading Project Controls team onsite at a client in South Plainfield, NJ.


The Cost Engineer should posses skills and expertise in the following areas:


  • Provide technical/analytical, billing/invoicing, administrative and functional support in the area of project management, project controls, and document management processes for the Program.
  • Project Scope coordination and analysis
  • Project Execution Plan preparation, coordination, & monitoring
  • Project Estimate preparation and coordination
  • Work package review
  • Project Schedule development
  • Critical path analysis
  • Contractor coordination and management
  • Project management assistance
  • Integrated cost and scheduling
  • Total Project & Annual Budget development
  • Financial analysis
  • Cost accounting and forecasting
  • Variance analysis
  • Performance reporting
  • Project change management

Qualifications & Requirements

  • BS in Engineering, Construction, or Business discipline or minimum 8 years of equivalent work experience
  • At least 4 years of relative work experience
  • Experience with Project Controls concepts (project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring & controlling, closeout) field or home office
  • Experience with Cost Engineering concepts (project cost controls, billing/invoicing, estimating, forecasting, and variance reporting)
  • Integrated Data Management Tools such as Crystal Reports, Business Objects, Xcelsius, Oracle, etc.
  • Experience with Enterprise Portfolio Scheduling Software tools a plus (Primavera P5, P6)
  • PMI credential a pluse

Company Overview

About Us


IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over twenty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 1,000 professionals worldwide and offices in California, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, Canada, China, Singapore, Switzerland, UK and four locations in India. Visit our website at www.ipsdb.com.




Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.


IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).


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