Walsh Construction

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Project Control - Trainee

Project Control - Trainee

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Entry Level - Full Time

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Walsh is currently seeking a Project Control Trainee in our Mid-Atlantic Heavy Civil Division at our Washington DC location.

Trains and assists Project Management and Accounting in the coordination of the activities of subcontractors and workers on a given project. Both produces and studies production schedules, analyzes and evaluates costs, and helps in the overall management of a given project to insure its profitability and quality.


Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

  • Challenging, complex projects
  • Creative and innovative problem solving environment
  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success
  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development
  • Flexibility to build what you want, where you want


Job responsibilities and training will include:

  • Cost control 
  • Job forecast – Management of job costs
  • Change order management
  • Work with superintendents, subcontractors and other project team members to accurately represent the impact of change orders and or delays to the project cost
  • Analysis of project cost
  • Accurate forecasting and management of budgets
  • Claim mitigation
  • Estimating


  • Studying for a degree in Construction Management, Finance or related field preffered
  • Interest in construction and accounting
  • Highly Motivated
  • Basic computer skills
  • multi-tasker 

Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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