Southern California Edison Senior Project Controls Specialist in Pomona, California

Job Description


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About Transmission and Distribution

Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCE’s 5 million customer accounts.

Position Overview

This position will be in the Major Projects Organization – Project Controls Department of the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Organization Unit.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Develop project baseline and coordinate and perform schedule updates. Develop schedule reports and other analytics for use by Management in response to corporate requests for capital program and project information.

  • Perform in-depth schedule impact, variance analysis and assist with development of cost loaded schedule include consulting services to project stakeholders to address, document and communicate any changes/trends that impact: 1) Critical path, earned value, schedule workarounds and resource utilization, 2) Budgets, commitments, expenditures and forecasts, and 3) Exercise responsibility over work order closure and close-out issues.

  • Establish and maintain effective dialogue with clients, project team members and management to support, monitor and forecast schedule and budget performance. Ensure understanding of drivers of schedule and cost performance through regular interface and/or meetings with project team members as appropriate

  • Lead the preparation of schedule, cost and performance data for use in the project routine/ad-hoc reporting, Long Term Planning, Corporate/Organization Unit/Department Goals, and General Rate Cases; utilizing scheduling and cost tracking software/application; and performing other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

  • Engage management teams to discover opportunities and develop and execute projects to deliver solutions to promote enhanced performance.


Minimum qualifications

  • Minimum of 1 years in utilizing P6 Scheduling Tool or System

  • 5 years of combined experience performing functions related to Project Controls (scheduling and cost), Construction Management, and/or Project Management.

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred advance degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business Administration, or equivalent technical/financial discipline.

  • Certificate and/or Licenses: AACEI/Project Management Certification (i.e. PSP, CCP, PMP, EVP, etc.)

  • Demonstrated experience interfacing effectively and collaborating with business partners, cross-functional project teams, peers, management, and vendors

  • Must demonstrate the ability to integrate work across relevant areas, develop the business and services to enhance customer satisfaction and productivity, manage risks appropriately, develop and execute business plans, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers

  • Demonstrated ability to follow Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Demonstrated extensive experience balancing and organizing multiple projects or assignments.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with utility construction or large capital projects.

  • Demonstrated extensive experience reviewing and updating scope and progress for construction projects.

  • Demonstrated experience interfacing and/or collaborating with internal and external clients, and all levels of management to develop solutions and facilitate cooperation between organizations.

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze information and make sound, prompt and timely decisions. Must have strong oral/written communication skills and be able to present technical information in simple, non-technical terms.


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

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Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is 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.