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Sr. Operations Coordinator(Project Controls)

  • Job reference: NA-002883
  • Sector: Planning, Programme Management
  • Location: Houston
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Houston, TX Office as a Sr. Operations Coordinator (Project Controls)


Provide administrative and operations support to the manager of a large technical operating unit. Act as extension of manager's authority in administrative matters. Incumbent holds a position of responsibility, which includes compilation, analysis and presentation of operational data, preliminary budget development, and tracking of projects and budgets. Acts as liaison between manager and his/her clients and staff and is charged with information flow across a wide organization. Plays proactive role in ensuring that budgets and goals are met by monitoring progress and keeping manager well informed with up-to-date reports, graphs and other decision-making tools

  • Work involves compilation and monitoring of budget data and/or other financial performance tracking tools of considerable importance to meeting established goals for assigned operating unit


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, plus ten years' experience. Without a degree, requires fifteen years' experience in progressively responsible administrative work


  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills required. 
  • Knowledge of business administration practices and principles, including finance and accounting. 
  • Computer skills required, particularly in Excel, PowerPoint and Word. 
  • Knowledge of the consulting engineering industry helpful. 
  • Ability to deal effectively and harmoniously with people at all levels of the organization



  • Critical position to support Public Business Unit Operations; Experience with Project Controls (Margin analysis)
  • Profit/Loss, REV Projections, and Forecasting) highly desired; Previous consulting experience in Operations a must


Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


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