Senior Construction Scheduler

Currie & Brown is currently looking for a senior construction scheduler for our client in Lock Haven, PA who meets the following requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
  • A minimum of ten years' scheduling experience, along with significant experience in the construction industry, including working in a planning and scheduling position for engineering, procurement, maintenance and construction projects
  • Highly skilled in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project along with an understanding of analytical software such as Acumen Fuse
  • Capable of producing logic driven schedules from limited project information including a conceptual schedule from initiation through to closeout; identify major phases through that timeline and be able to determine and discuss dependencies
  • Knowledge of system start-up sequences and major dependencies
  • Able to convert data into PowerPoint graphics
  • Manufacturing, pharmaceutical/biotech or similar project experience
  • Commissioning, qualification and validation experience is desirable
  • Certification by AACE in planning/scheduling is beneficial

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Developing, tracking and analyzing fully integrated master schedules using Primavera P6 platform from the design stage through to operational readiness including design, procurement, construction, commissioning, validation and qualification
  • Developing and tracking critical path, forecast completion dates, areas of risk and opportunity, status of key milestones
  • Understanding and following schedule management best practices
  • Communicating seamlessly with key stakeholders such as client representatives, design consultants, contractors, sub-consultants and other appointed team vendors
  • Managing and reporting key stakeholder meetings
  • Preparing progress reports, using high level and 1-3 month look ahead (from P6), and communicating any project issues that could impact the schedule
  • Assisting in the preparation of the project schedule status slides for principals/sponsors meetings
  • Developing and tracking sub-schedules along with reviewing and updating integrated master schedule
  • Supporting risk analyses
  • Assisting the project manager and project control lead with evaluation of reported progress and status of critical activities
  • Working closely with project teams to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the schedules produced to advise project management on issues requiring judgment
  • Developing and recording the project's historical schedule information and lessons learned for future use

Currie & Brown is one of the world's leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilization of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate in the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.

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