Scheduler (Senior)

Company: CDI Corporation ( Learn More )

General Information
US-WV-Charleston, West Virginia
2 Year Degree
At least 5 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description Senior Scheduler

Our client is one of the largest Pipeline & Energy Infrastructure companies in North America. They are looking for a Senior Scheduler to join their team in Charleston, West Virginia to work on a major Pipeline Construction Project.


  • Expert user of Primavera P6 software
  • Pipeline Construction Experience
  • Post-Secondary Education
  • 8+ years of relevant Scheduling experience
  • Core Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes scheduling tools to develop baseline schedules in accordance with company work procedures, coordinating input from all stakeholders;
  • Conducts project schedule analysis and identifies gaps in proposed schedules dependent upon criticality, customer/commercial impacts, resourcing and materials. Schedules activities for review and approval as required.
  • Completes master plan with critical milestones. Identifies and communicates opportunities/ alternatives to schedule in collaboration with internal stakeholders.
  • Responsible for leading the development and review of schedule recovery plans, including evaluation of additional resources/costs required to affect such plans;
  • Conducts planning sessions to develop project/program schedules in collaboration with the project team and regional planners (MPM & FWP).
  • Maintains portfolio of schedules, provides analytical review of float and project progress vs. baselines;
  • Communicates schedule deviations and projected impacts to project/program teams and assists in preparation of Change Notices/ Management of Change documents, as required;
  • Creates & analyzes resource loaded schedules and recommends corrective actions, as required;
  • Monitor, review and analysis of the schedule and status of Contractors during all phases of the project, including the analysis of any schedule deviations and corrective actions;
  • Utilizes scheduling tools Identifies potential risks/ opportunities and assists in generating mitigation strategies to ensure project success
  • Decision Making:

  • Makes decisions and recommendations on technical or complex issues, including those without formal guidelines or precedents. Exercises resourcefulness and ingenuity to execute responsibilities.
  • Duties:

  • Responsible for overseeing, directing and obtaining required schedule information from internal/external stakeholders.
  • Prepares and maintains complex schedules for projects and project proposals.
  • Represents the department as a key contact, interacting with Project Managers, senior internal and Client personnel on significant and complex project planning and scheduling matters.
  • Establishes and maintains master schedules for annual project/program execution.
  • Ensures the maintenance of all essential records and reports.
  • Determines work procedures and demonstrates initiative related to process improvement.
  • Location: Charleston, West Virginia

    Position Type: Contract

    Duration: 1 Year

    Job Requirements