Interesting and diverse work scope across multiple disciplines Fantastic opportunity to further your career Work in a global company with broad opportunities - Salt Lake City About the role We are looking for a Senior Advisor - Cost Engineering to plan and perform cost controls on a variety of moderate to major sized projects and studies across the Kennecott Copper business. Dependent on the successful candidate\u2019s experience and the ever changing needs of the business, the role may support any one of the 3 teams within Engineering & Projects: Metals team, Minerals team and\/or Major Projects team. This role is a great opportunity primarily to be involved with cost controls of various projects from initiation to completion and occasional estimating support. Projects may be capital or expense projects, functional or cross-functional projects or related to broad business improvement initiatives. Reporting to the Principal Advisor - Projects, you will be: Support the Project Controls Manager and Project Managers by providing cost reports and regular updates as a result of implementing sound project controls principles and processes Develop and implement process for developing- Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), cost control accounts, physical progress, and other such procedures as required Forecasting and trending of costs; Analyze project costs, forecast, and variances, and provide key findings to Project Managers Project change management including estimating cost impacts, trends, and etc Coordinating data collection for physical progress for various control accounts Providing cost and integrated schedule control data to Project Management About you To be successfully considered for this role, you will have: Bachelor Degree or equivalent A minimum of 8 years of experience and applied knowledge in Cost Engineering\/Cost Controls is required Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience with computer system applications, including Word, Excel, Prism or cost management software. It will also be beneficial if you have: Broad understanding of project management and project controls. Knowledge of Project based software tools and systems. Where you will be working Rio Tinto Kennecott is a fully integrated mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, US. Kennecott is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto. For more than 110 years, Kennecott has been mining and processing minerals from the rich orebody of the Bingham Canyon Mine. Kennecott is a strong economic driver and strives to be a valuable community partner through strategic partnerships, charitable giving and sustainable development practices. About us As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress. Our long history is filled with firsts. We\u2019ve developed some of the world\u2019s largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You\u2019ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home. Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It\u2019s a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it\u2019s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career. Apply today if you want to work with the latest technology and innovation, in an environment where we challenge you to drive positive change.
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Rio Tinto is a global leader in aluminium, one of the world’s most widely used metals. Active in the sector for more than 110 years, today we operate: large-scale, high-quality bauxite mines and alumina refineries the world’s most modern and competitive aluminium smelters portfolio Our industry leadership includes our benchmark smelting technology and enviable hydropower position, key strengths in today’s carbon-constrained world.Rio Tinto is a leading global mining and metals company. Our focus is on finding, mining and processing the Earth's mineral resources in order to maximise value for our shareholders. We have the people, capabilities and resources to supply a world hungry for metals and minerals. Construction, communication, recreation, transport, healthcare and renewable energy: all these industries, and many more, rely on the products we supply.