Senior Project Scheduler - Military veterans preferred

2019-12-22
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Portland - Or
Oregon
United States

United States of America - Oregon, Portland - OR

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a talented Senior Project Scheduler for immediate employment for the Portland, Oregon office.

AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

This role will depend on the Scheduler's ability to perform the following:

  • Skilled in the use of company cornerstone systems and able to represent cost data formats necessary to control the project.

  • Understands financial terminology and measures and recognizes the financial impact of various project actions.

  • Participates in analyzing and using financial data to identify key project issues.

  • May assist in leading junior staff through assignment tasks.

  • Participates in tracking action items.

  • Able to use drawings and specifications in the establishment of project baseline data.

  • Knowledgeable of accounting principles with extensive understanding of the manner in which the company establishes and documents the financial position.

  • Prepares revised cost forecast for select accounts.

  • Prepares analysis of progress trends and cost impact. May participate in reviewing and approving contractor invoices.

  • Works hands on with earned value monitoring.

  • Evaluates manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations including preparation of variance analysis.

  • Compares actual cost to funding limitations. Prepares expenditure forecasts to identify critical points in project funding.

  • Reviews purchase order and subcontract commitments and expenditures. Maintains tracking database to insure that subcontractor funding is aligned with work authorization and expenditures.

  • Understands the manner in which profits on projects are budgeted and the extent to which the budget value is achieved.

  • Possesses the knowledge of scope control and change management. Involved in the tracking system to insure that project management is fully aware of detailed change order status.

  • Creates and assists with cost/schedule baseline budgets.

  • Familiar with basic cost/schedule integration and basic critical path analysis and other rescheduling concepts.

  • Conducts or assists in performance measurement and associated cost trending.

  • Prepares and assists in various levels of project reporting.

  • Participates in and may lead project cost review meetings.

  • Assists in procedure development and implementation.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors degree in an engineering or related field plus 6 years of experience on major infrastructure projects

Preferred Qualifications

Prefer someone who has exposure to large Aviation/Airport Terminal projects

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 Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 229357BR

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.