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Alex B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 25, 2015

Alex B.

   United States
  |   Austin, TX
  |  11:31 am Local Time

Overview

I have traveled the world working in Project Controls. My breadth of experience has prepared me to lead teams and understand the many facets of project management and teamwork. I have seen good teams and bad teams and understand what makes a project successful. I have a passion for quality work and thorough analysis.

I am always looking for a new problem to solve or a process to improve, so if you've got one heck of doozy you need a hand with, feel free to contact me directly via LinkedIn. Some say if you are a "jack of all trades" you are...

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Created design for apparel given out to Movember team members. Movember is a global...
Created design for apparel given out to Movember team members. Movember is a global...
Updated the old map to include new areas of current and future development. Added...

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Employment

Emerson Process Management
Manager of Project Controls - Life Sciences & West
2013 - Present
Responsible for the functional management, development, training and direction of Project Controls teams located in California, Texas, & Costa Rica. The vision is to create a "World Class" Project...
Bechtel International
Senior Project Controls Engineer - Change Manageme
2011 - 2013
Responsible for identifying, communicating, reporting and facilitating mitigation actions on all changes to the project cost and contingency. Accomplishments ? Successfully managed $281M of...
Bechtel
Project Performance & Management Analyst
2010 - 2011
Worked directly for the Project Director ensuring that cost and schedule data was accurate, intelligent and on-time. Accomplishments ? Upgraded both the weekly and monthly reporting tools in order...
Bechtel
Field Cost Engineer & Backcharge Supervisor
2009 - 2010
Responsible for the management of the backcharge program (incl. training) and indirect contracts worth $60M. Accomplishments ? Successfully controlled and managed contracts valued at $60M to...
Bechtel
Lead Area Planner/Scheduler
2008 - 2008
Short term assignment as a planner / schedule to provide coverage for staffing deficiencies. Accomplishments ? While serving as Lead Carbon Area Planner, took on additional responsibilities for...
Bechtel
Lead Area Planner/Scheduler & Lead Pre-Ops Planner
2007 - 2007
Lead Area Planner / Scheduler for the Potlines with a transition to Lead Pre-Operational planner as the project required. Accomplishments ? Managed and maintained two week and four week look ahead...
Bechtel
Project Controls Engineer - Planning & Scheduling
2006 - 2007
Entry level planning and scheduling position based out of the Corporate Project Controls office. Accomplishments ? Trained and became Corporate Super User for Project Controls metrics systems. ?...

Education

UC Berkeley
Bachelors of Science
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