Stantec Intermediate Scheduler/Planner in Calgary, Alberta

Your Opportunity:

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The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. Our work—engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at stantec.com at http://marketingexcellence/%22http://www.stantec.com/stantec.com or find us on social media.

Your Duties:

Working with Senior Project Managers, Construction Managers, Project Schedulers, Cost Controllers, and other Team members including the Client, the Project Planner/Scheduler will:

  • Manage all activities associated with Project planning, scheduling, forecasting, monitoring and critical path analysis.

  • Work with other Project team members in a multi-tasking environment and facilitate in implementing the project objectives.

  • Participate in the planning process at the front-end of major Projects and assignments.

  • Conduct planning sessions as required.

  • Participate in the development of Master and Detailed Schedule for all phases of the Project (design/engineering, approvals, procurement, construction, testing, start-up and commissioning). Monitor, analyze, and forecast on a regular basis.

  • Prepare Gantt (bar) charts, look-ahead schedules, resource histograms, and other charts and S-curves.

  • Produce integrated cash flow histograms and S-curves for resource loaded schedules.

  • Produce Logic Diagrams and Time-scaled Logic Diagrams as required.

  • Review, analyze, and monitor Contractor, Vendor, and Owner schedules for schedule compliance. Report any schedule deviations and recommend corrective actions.

  • Provide input to weekly and monthly reports including narratives, schedule updates, forecasting, trending, analysis and corrective action.

  • Expedite, review and approve Contractor and Vendor schedules, to ensure plans are realistic and achievable. Incorporate into Master Schedule.

  • Incorporate Client milestones and schedules into the Project Schedules.

  • Work with Project Managers, Design Consultants and General Contractors to develop and monitor project schedule.

  • Assist in the preparation of Corporate and Project processes and procedures for developing, implementing and monitoring schedules.

  • Claims review analysis and recommendations.

  • Earned Value Analysis and reporting.

Your Capabilities and Credentials:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Degree in Project/Construction Management or Engineering, or a Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology. PMP certification is preferred. PMP-SP designation nice to have.

  • Minimum 10 plus years of Planning & Scheduling experience (major projects). Well-balanced experience across all sectors (industrial, commercial, institutional, government) including experience both in the office, and in the field.

  • Highly motivated, self-managed, with a particular interest in planning & scheduling of major capital projects.

  • Exceptional planning skills.

  • Ability to work independently to plan new and unique Projects with Sr. Project Managers and Clients.

  • Experience with Project Management and Project Controls principles, processes, procedures and software required.

  • Knowledge and proficiency in Primavera products - specifically Primavera Project Planner (P3) version 6.0 or newer, experience working with Primavera Expedition or Contract Manager would be preferred.

  • Proficiency in MS Project and MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Project).

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills, including identification of feasible solutions in the absence of procedures or guidelines.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a Team environment.

Job ID 2016-26478

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Experience (Years) 10

Posted Date 11/30/2016

Discipline Program & Project Management