Intermediate Scheduler - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-18
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Burnaby
Canada

Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby

Job Summary

Aecom Burnaby is hiring an Intermediate Scheduler.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Knowledgeable of planning and scheduling concepts and principles including effects on financial performance.

  • Familiar with data sources and supports basic schedule development.

  • Supports analysis of schedule, identifies and investigates project schedule variances.

  • Collects and updates data and updates and produces scheduling reports.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of WBS and support activities to implement applicable coding. Supports basic schedule development.

  • Supports gathering and assembling data for schedule updating.

  • Supports measurement of project schedule progress and gathers and assembles data for schedule and network updating.

  • Gathers data for schedule baseline development and maintenance.

  • Familiar with construction drawings, specifications and construction contracting methods.

  • Understands CPM scheduling concepts and principles and able to develop basic engineering, procurement and construction logic.

  • Understands concepts and principles of scope control and change management and earned value methodology.

  • Supports monthly report preparation.

  • May participate in planning and scheduling meetings to gain insight to planning and scheduling issues.

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

  • Business Acumen

Works with company planning and scheduling systems and processes.

o Demonstrates proficiency in the use of company cornerstone planning and scheduling systems necessary to manage and control the project schedule.

o Demonstrates proficiency in Planning and Construction processes and workflow.

o Experienced in planning, scheduling, estimating, resources management, budgeting, forecasting.

o Development and implementation of Planning key performance indicators and assessment methodology

Technical Skills

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

o Assists in assembling data for trending and forecasting.

o Prepares analysis of progress trends and impact to project completion date.

o Has knowledge of earned value methodology.

o Collects and analyzes data on manpower and labor hours.

o Possesses the knowledge of scope control and change management.

o Ability to create baseline, critical path and updated progress schedules, what if scenarios, and simulation schedules.

o Understands concepts of WBS, OBS, RBS and enterprise scheduling

o Understands Advanced Work Packaging and Workface planning principles.

o Exposure to performance management and cost/schedule integration concepts and principles

o Supports the project reporting process as required.

o Gathers data for procedure development.

Minimum Requirements

o BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE

o Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction, business or related field, or demonstrated equivalent and related experience.

o Experience with planning systems (Primavera P6, MS Project, Ecosys, MS Excel)

o Excellent verbal and written communication skills

o Ability to liaise at all levels with Client and team members.

o Competent computer skills, such as MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

o Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

o Entrants to this position should ideally have 8+ years of experience in engineering, procurement and construction projects or operating industrial facilities.

o Project Management Professional (PMP) designation is an asset

o P. Eng is an asset

o CCP, EVP, PSP certification an asset

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 Geography OH

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 235973BR

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.