Scheduler - Industrial

Graham Construction - Saskatoon, SK (4 months ago)

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Career Opportunity - Scheduler - Industrial

Graham is a growing, dynamic and innovative construction solutions provider with history of success dating back to 1926. As an employee-owned company, you'll be able to capitalize on our collective success by becoming an owner yourself. You'll also be able to take advantage of professional development, learning and growth opportunities, while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

We rank among Canada's largest construction companies, are a Platinum Member of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies and are seeking top tier talent to further strengthen our capabilities. We provide a collaborative and caring culture and the necessary tools and support for you to succeed, both personally and professionally. If you're eager to work on innovative projects, be part of a great team and become an employee-owner, Graham is the place for you.

As a member of our Industrial group, you will provide insight and innovative construction solutions to ensure the successful execution of various industrial projects.

About The Role

Reporting to the Project Manager, the Scheduler will be responsible for preparing and updating project schedules and provide planning and scheduling support to the project team as directed.

As a Scheduler at Graham you will:
Prepare, monitor and update project schedules and provide planning and scheduling services to Graham project management teams
Develop overall project schedules for industrial projects in the tender and execution stage with total project values up to $250m
Create project work breakdown structure and work packages (WBS)
Understand construction logic and incorporate into schedule along with milestones and constraints
Understand the design and procurement process as it relates to construction, and incorporate these processes into the project master schedule
Work with project group to develop and baseline the overall project schedule
Establish project specific requirements for project schedule reporting and assist in developing the process to satisfy the reporting/feedback requirements of the project management team and the client
Develop and issue short term look-ahead schedules
Integrate third party sub trade and supplier schedules into master schedule and update on a regular basis
Develop resource curves based on project estimates and master schedule
Generate reports on long and short-term resource requirements for the project, interfacing with Operations, Owners, Estimators, and subcontractors to ensure proper planning, and to identify conflicts or problems and offer solutions
Analyze project performance against the critical path. Propose and implement corrective actions alongside the project team where required to mitigate schedule slippage
Lead the tracking, reviewing and analysis of schedule throughout all phases of the project to determine any deviations and any corrective actions required
Monitor and report critical path and schedule performance to project team
Perform productivity analysis for controlled scopes of work
Assist in training Project Coordinators in using Primavera P6 to allow updating and schedule maintenance
Ability to travel to job site locations on an as needed basis
To be Successful at Graham, you will have the following qualifications and experience:

A minimum of 5 - 7 years of relevant experience
Experience Scheduling/Planning experience within General Contractor Industrial construction
Must be able to analyze the effect of schedule performance on project completion
Must be able to produce area-based reports on the schedule status in an unbiased and professional fashion
Good understanding of cost/schedule integration and earned value management
Competency using Primavera P6 and MS Office Suite
Cost control experience is considered an asset

Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan.
Ownership and long term equity opportunities
About Us

What we can offer you:
Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast evolving business sector
Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America
Graham is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Graham does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

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Please, no unsolicited resumes or phone inquiries from agencies, thank you.

Graham Management Services LP

875 57 St E

Saskatoon, SK S7K 5Z2

Fax: 403.236.6575

Job Code: GA-19-011