Project Scheduler - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-10
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Bonnyville
Canada

Canada - Alberta, Bonnyville

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for a Project Scheduler to join our Bonnyville Project team in Bonnyville, Alberta location. This is a full time position on 5/2 schedule.

Provides objective analysis and sound judgement with application of principles and techniques to evaluate and report project performance from concept study to construction & startup including practical assessment of schedule completion and expected final cost. Competencies include setup of work breakdown structure, establishing levels of control and detail, planning and scheduling, cost analysis and forecasting, progress measurement, earned value performance, risk analysis and change control.

Responsible for managing, controlling, forecasting and reporting cost and schedule performance for projects throughout the organization. Services include setting up and managing project controls systems (including setup of work breakdown structure), capturing to-date progress and expenditure data, analyzing to-date performance data, forecasting at-completion performance data (EAC costs, hours), analyzing project risks (contingency management), managing change and incorporating scope variations into schedule and cost deliverables, and preparing associated reports.

  • Develops fundamental knowledge of planning and scheduling concepts and principles including effects on financial performance.

  • Develops familiarity with data sources for schedule development.

  • Develops and maintains project schedule with the input of various project stakeholders.

  • Ability to identify and investigate project schedule variance.

  • Collects data and updates and produces scheduling reports.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of work breakdown structures (WBS).

  • Develops familiarity with construction drawings, specifications and construction contracting.

  • Possesses a fundamental understanding of Critical Path Method (CPM) scheduling. Able to review and understand engineering, procurement and construction schedule logic

  • Assists in assembling data for schedule updating.

  • Assists in the measurement of project schedule progress

  • Develops knowledge of scope control, change management and earned value methodology.

  • Supports data gathering and produces an initial analysis for schedule baseline development and maintenance data gathering.

  • Exposure to basic scheduling and cost baseline fundamentals, concepts and principles.

Conditions of Employment for this position are:

  1. For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Background Check policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, the role must complete a satisfactory pre-employment Background Check. This may consist of all or a combination of the following: Canadian Criminal Record check, an Employment Verification and/or an Education and Accreditation Verification.

  2. Qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, a position must provide evidence of a satisfactory Alcohol & Drug test in accordance with the Company's Alcohol & Drug Policy. In order to be valid, the test must have been conducted at the direction of AECOM - O&G Business Unit.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree + 8 Years of Experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Proficient in MS office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Great written and verbal communication skills

  • Familiar with construction drawings, specifications and construction contracting methods

  • Familiar with weekly progress schedule updates / bid schedules / portfolio schedules

  • This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3-4 Years of scheduling experience

  • Knowledge of Primavera P6

  • Advanced Excel Skills

  • Experience with Manpower schedule

  • Experience leading schedule coordination meetings with Construction groups.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224701BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.