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Sr Scheduler - KEUS

Location: 

Houston, TX, US

Requisition ID: 102245 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Project Controls Scheduling 

Market: OGC 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Senior Scheduler, you will play a key role in the development and maintenance of project schedules utilizing company/district standards and scheduling techniques on OGC (offshore, LNG, petrochem, refinery, midstream) projects. By analyzing and monitoring the project’s critical path, you’ll prepare reports, develop alternative solutions, and drive successful project completion.

District Overview

Kiewit Energy was established to better serve the diverse and expanding energy market. Kiewit Energy provides cohesive engineering, procurement and construction services to the oil, gas, refining, chemicals, petrochemicals, biofuels, and other process industries. Early Contract Involvement presence offering clients long-term relationships, providing integrated schedules, realistic construction estimates, and construction driven execution planning.

Location

This position is based out of Kiewit's Energy Corridor (Houston, TX) office.

Responsibilities

•    Work closely with project managers, engineers, designers, estimators, procurement staff, construction managers, contractors and other project services staff to provide detailed planning and scheduling of projects from conceptual planning through engineering and construction.
•    Develop resource loaded schedules, including lists of activities, major milestones, critical approvals, long lead procurement items and other critical project deliverables to be scheduled and tracked for the projects.
•    Develop schedule logic and constraints, realistic activity durations and available manpower and resources.
•    Assess the impact(s) of design changes and schedule slippages and inform company management and clients of all schedule updates.
•    Apply knowledge of engineering, procurement and construction terminology, work processes, and concepts to develop and maintain critic path logic networks; accumulate and access historical data for use in maintaining realistic future planning and forecasting.
•    Provide guidance, direction and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project control problems including time impact analysis. May interface with clients, attend regular meetings and give statistical reports.
•    Prepare standard progress reports for each assigned project
•    Read and interpret construction drawings and job specifications
•    Confirm project status; identify and report on variations in the schedule in a timely manner
•    Coordinate the development, maintenance, and review of discipline and project schedules
•    Upload original and updated resources to reflect current status
•    Maintain careful documentation of all schedule submittals and related facts, so that any requests for time adjustments can be measured against the accepted schedule in place at the time any delays or changes were experienced.
•    Coordinate with project team to develop revision or recovery schedules as needed
•    Prepare written narratives for all schedule submittals
•    Track the contract document requirements for schedule adherence, as well as change orders and contract amendments
•    Interpret performance curve data and forecast productivity; provide manpower information for forecasting
•    Assist in bid schedule creation per client requirements
•    Interface with clients, owners and representatives

Qualifications
  • 10+ years’ construction scheduling experience, including three years of proven leadership experience directing scheduling functions
  • Experince with offshore projects highly desired
  • Advanced knowledge of construction engineering technology, codes, standards, etc., plus an in-depth understanding of the interdependence and relationship between other functional units
  • Working knowledge of standard cost control methods utilized in the execution of various types of project (EPC, Joint Venture, Lump Sum, time and Material, Maintenance)
  • Proficiency in various project controls software such as Excel, Primavera (P6), and other company-specific software
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, or engineering preferred. Technical training or related experience will also be considered.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.