Project planning and controls specialist (kod_JP)

ABB s.r.o.

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

ABB Engineering Centre in Ostrava (CZOPC) is the ABB global engineering center for Process Automation Division. We have more than 250 employees who provide engineering and business support services for ABB business units throughout the whole Europe. Our service portfolio includes electrical engineering, drives, automation software, SW development, mechanical design, IT systems and security, LV hardware, supply chain management (SCM), project management and project support services. Find out more on

- Project scheduling and planning
- Maintain and analyze actual and forecasted schedules, cost and risk
- Analyze project requirements with project team
- Monitor project progress and regularly analyze project critical paths
- Support the implementation and deployment of integrated project management processes and tools

Employee perks, benefits

- professional growth opportunities
- background of a strong international company
- hard-skills and soft-skills trainings
- challenging work on projects abroad
- active use of English
- 5-week holiday
- pension insurance subsidy
- flexible working hours
- meal vouchers (subsidized by employer)
- mobile phone for private use as well
- notebook
- home office possible
- bonus in addition to the basic monthly salary
- cafeteria
- temporary accommodation provided by employer (for the starting period)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Project - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

- Experience with project planning / managing or experience with project execution is required
- Extensive knowledge and experience with planning tools like MS Project, Oracle Primavera P6 or similar
- Ability to work in international team
- Very good communication skills
- Pro-active attitude


Brief description of the company

ABB is a world leader in power and automation technologies providing higher efficiency to our customers from industrial, manufacturing and power distribution sectors while decreasing the impact on the environment. As an international power engineering company, ABB has been active in the Czech market since 1970 and nowadays employs 108 000 people worldwide. Due to the dynamic development of ABB activities in the country, the working team in the Czech Republic has been recently significantly growing. As an employer, ABB offers attractive jobs in a strong company with a number of opportunities for further professional growth, education and international experience.


Number of employees

150-199 employees

Company address

ABB s.r.o.
C/o ABB Business Services GmbH
68129 Ostrava
Czech Republic
ID: 2797125   Dátum zverejnenia: 30.12.2016