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Scheduler in Pointe-Claire at Andritz

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Pointe-Claire
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/8/2018

Job Description

The Scheduler must have industrial construction experience, plus strong scheduling experience in an enterprise application, i.e. Primavera P6. The Scheduler is expected to develop, update and manage schedules for multiple multi-million dollar projects, as well as guide and train other employees in project scheduling techniques. The candidate will ensure schedules follow company and industry standards, are complete and meet business objectives. Possessing experience in large hydro, industrial or construction projects is an essential requirement. The candidate must be articulate and able to work with the different groups and levels within the business.



PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

  • Alignment of project schedule and project execution plans;
  • Interfacing with Project team, construction management and business personnel in developing and interpreting information;
  • Assisting in the development of option analysis for project scope and execution plans;
  • Providing scheduling expertise for development of the Project schedules, including support for schedule risk analysis;
  • Developing and maintaining Project schedules for the Project Team;
  • Ensuring proper integration of all Project schedules (L1 to L4);
  • Performing impact analysis of delays and accelerations and as well as impact of critical third party interfaces;
  • Defining the critical and sub-critical path activities, communicating them to the Project Team;
  • Developing and maintaining other schedules as deemed necessary by the Project Team, milestone schedules, manpower curve, mobilization plan/schedules;
  • Collecting progress updates, applying progress to schedules, re-forecasting resource requirements and achievement of milestones;
  • Liaise with EVM (earned value management) specialists for proper integration of schedule progress and EVM metrics;
  • Reviewing manpower planning;
  • Ensuring that all Schedules and Planning databases are aligned;
  • Implementation of best practices and standards to ensure integrity of data and quality of output;
  • May be required to work turnaround when needed and to audit field progress as required.

Job Requirements



COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS

Required:

  • Minimum of 5+ years of scheduling experience in an enterprise application (Primavera P6);
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in managing schedules for large industrial/construction projects;
  • Ability to organize, coordinate, lead;
  • Strong analytics skills to evaluate complex data sets and resolve issues;
  • Ability to clearly communicate, deliver presentations, simplify, explain variances and issues to a team and propose solutions;
  • Short assignments requires traveling.

Preferred:

  • 10+ years of experience in managing schedules for large industrial/construction projects;
  • Project scheduling experience in hydroelectric turbines;
  • Construction / Field experience;
  • Experience working in Excel and Access databases.

 

* Legal status to work in Canada is required.