KPD- Scheduler

Location: 

Lenexa, KS, US Salt Lake City, UT, US Portland, OR, US

Requisition ID: 172317 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Power Delivery 

Department: Project Controls 

Market: Power 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Scheduler, you will get the opportunity to work closely with construction and engineering operations as you develop engineering and construction schedules. You will be responsible for building and updating schedules as various milestones and project deliverables are completed or added to the scope of work. Provide updates to key project team members on the progress of project progression.

District Overview

Kiewit Power Delivery. is a full-service engineering and construction solutions provider operating across North America. Our experience and expertise span all aspects of the transmission and distribution market from high voltage overhead and underground transmission to distribution and automation design and construction capabilities. With these broad capabilities, we operate in the electric utility, renewable energy, industrial, and oil & gas markets.  As part of Kiewit, we are integrated with 135 years of construction and engineering experience that provides holistic solutions, differentiating our team from the rest of the industry. 
Our rapidly growing power delivery business has opened new locations across North America to strengthen our market presence while executing work within the communities that we live. We have invested in industry leading design technology and platforms while also expanding our construction equipment fleet with the most advanced, and safest equipment on the market. We are committed to building upon our history as one of the safest companies to work for by equipping our craft with the best tooling and safety programs available. 
We are an innovative team that prides itself on excellence through continuous improvement and an unwavering commitment to deliver for our clients. Our staff collaborates with Kiewit’s vast internal network of resources that span heavy civil and infrastructure, vertical and commercial buildings, mining, as well our oil and gas and power generation markets, to drive safe and cost-effective solutions that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence. 
On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. Kiewit’s culture encourages training, developing your skills, and tailoring your experience and knowledge to allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success. 
 

Location

This position will be in Portland, OR at our Regional Project Office.
*Willing to consider candidates living in Salt Lake City, UT with expected travel up to 90%. Hybrid/Remote options available for the right candidate. 
 

Responsibilities

We are looking for the ideal candidate to perform planning & scheduling activities utilizing InEight and Primavera and an ability to apply a logical progression of construction/engineering knowledge to support progressive distribution projects in the Pacific Northwest.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Providing and/or overseeing critical path method scheduling (via Primavera) for construction projects.
  • Developing schedules for estimates and current projects.
  • Preform company scheduling procedures and reporting.
  • Coordination with project teams to assess reporting, identify risk, and create accurate forecasts.
  • Providing scheduling analysis for delays and impacts to identify and mitigate project risk. 

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in construction management, engineering, logistics or related discipline
  • 5+ years of construction, project controls, logistics or systems engineering experience.
  • Ability to analytically solve problems and a willingness to utilize new software and technology.
  • Advanced usage of Microsoft Excel. Familiarity with Power BI and Primavera (P6).
  • Effective communication (both oral and written), organization, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks and responsibilities.
  • High level of professionalism and standards.
  • Demonstrated work ethic.
  • Must be able to freely access all parts of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environments
  • Travel and/or relocation may be required for this position 
     

Working Conditions

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Other Requirements:

  • Regular, reliable attendance 
  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
  • May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.

 

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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 do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.


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