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Cost Controller

Date: Apr 24, 2019

Location: Sudbury, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20842 

Job Category: Project Controls 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.




The EPCM Controller is responsible for providing the information to enable the control, performance measurement and ongoing management of EPCM services. Such responsibilities include confirming, loading, maintaining and managing changes to times codes, obtaining progress from various systems, analysing performance and variances and reporting thereon.


Key Responsibilities


  • Once the required charge codes have been approved by the Project Controls Manager, release interim time charge codes.
  • Setup and maintain the project timesheet system including the establishment of Time Charge codes and associated WBS structures and budgets
  • Setup and maintain the EPCM performance measurement system including the establishment of baseline estimates (hours and costs), work hour and progress curves
  • Collect and collate progress information, actual workhours (including JV partner hours where required)
  • Generate, check and distribute project reports related to EPCM services including liaising with responsible managers to resolve any issues relating to the quality of the reports. Potential issues include the accuracy of actual workhours and progress data and the quality of the current estimate at completion
  • Maintain all staffing plans for the EPCM team
  • Maintain, in consultation with the relevant department and discipline leads, the forecast hours to go and/or estimate at completion based on performance to date and the project staffing plans
  • Work with Project Change and Trend coordinator to ensure that the EPCM services budget and forecast are aligned with the project change and trend registers and provide input to these registers as appropriate.


Qualifications and Experience



  • Exposure to a multidiscipline project environment
  • Working knowledge of Change and Trend management and associated knowledge of budgeting, forecasting final costs, cash flows and estimating
  • Interpersonal and good communication skills
  • Ablilty to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Computer literacy (MS Office package). SAP experience would be an advantage.




  • Time management
  • Planning and organising
  • Verbal and written communications including report writing and presentation.


We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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