AECOM Scheduler Project Control in Mobile, Alabama

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Scheduler Project Control

United States of America - Alabama

Mobile

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Scheduler for immediate employment. The primary assignment location is the Construction Division at the USACE Mobile office. This position is contingent upon award of contract The Project Scheduler will co-ordinate and lead the project planning and scheduling activities for a variety of USACE construction projects, work under minimal supervision and with guidance in only the most difficult situations. The Project Scheduler may work on existing site or new-build projects, and performs coordination and scheduling compliance work in collaboration with General Contractors in the field ensuring there is consistency and alignment with corporate master scheduling discipline. The Project Scheduler also serves as a scheduling and scheduling software technical expert on site ensuring best practices of planning and scheduling is being followed by the contractor in accordance with the scheduling specification.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create, maintain and review project schedules in Primavera P6

  • Facilitate the development of a detailed project schedule along with project team and contractor input

  • Develop and improve status collection process to ensure quality progress reporting

  • Proactively analyze project schedules including comparing cost/resource curves to actuals, tracking float consumption, and change order impact analysis to ensure contractor is compliant with scheduling specification

  • Validate schedule updates along with a narrative for submission to the project team and Client stakeholders

  • Identify and mitigate threats to the project’s schedule goals and initiate corrective actions through field staff as necessary

  • Interface with site management regarding critical schedule activities, change, impacts to schedule, change orders, project progress, and claims analysis

  • Provide final review of schedules for estimating as requested

  • Facilitate the team in revising logic for schedule compression, forensic analysis to identify cause and effect of delay and reporting

  • Analyze resource loading and adjust the schedule or initiate corrective action as appropriate

  • Participate in the scheduling portion of Project Reviews, as required

  • Provide information as needed on the content, modification, or presentation of project schedule

  • Work with Master scheduling to assess impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages

  • Work with master scheduling and the established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules and keep the project team fully informed of information

  • Effectively communicate impact analysis for potential delays and changes to project team

  • Manage change orders, requests for information and updates to project scheduling specific documents

  • Understand all contract requirements relating to the project schedule and be the voice for identifying when scope / execution are not aligned to contract terms

  • Interpret project team needs; assesses requirements and identifies solutions to non-standard requests with regards to project schedule

  • Some travel will be required

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Business or related field

  • 4+ years of directly related experience with a background in schedule management

  • Highly skilled in Primavera P6, and experience with Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Experience in project controls and cost management

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Successful candidates must have the ability to obtain a CAC card through the NACI check process

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Business or related field

  • Knowledge of @Risk or other risk management software

  • PSP, CCM or similar certification preferred but not required

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163158BR