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Senior Planner/Scheduler

Link Oil and Gas Professionals
Updated: Feb 25 2013
Desired Expertise: Planner / Scheduler, Project Controls
Experience: 7+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, TX, US
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: None
Job Description:

We are looking for a Planning & Scheduling Specialist to work for a major Oil and Gas company located in Houston, Texas.

Responsibility- Responsible for the validation and analysis of the planning and scheduling performed by contractors executing the design and construction of a major petrochemical processing facility to be built in the U.S.

Job Description-

· Oversee schedule control for a major part of the overall project

· Perform analysis of contractor schedules, testing logic, verifying the accuracy of updates

· Prepare critical path analysis

· Generate reports from Primavera that identify open-ends, track changes to logic, and determine out-of-sequence work

· Interface with project management and the contractor scheduling staff

· Work with engineering and construction representatives to assure that the schedule represents the execution plan

· Assist with the schedule impact estimating for changes and variances

· Utilize 3 week lookahead schedules to help manage the work

· Assist with the schedule impact estimating for identified risks

· Maintain Primavera software for the project team

· Review actual costs as incurred and make corrections or reclassifications within the cost system as required

· Prepare schedule risk analysis using Pertmaster

· Review contractor's schedule forecasts

· Facilitate the Change Management process

Qualifications Required-

· Bachelor degree in engineering, construction, or business preferred

· 7+ years major downstream project experience in a related capacity

· Experience in staff management and supervision

· Good organizational skills

· Excellent oral and written communication skills

· Self-starter with a strong commitment to safety

· Ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously

· Proficient with Primavera Project Planner version 6.2 or higher

· Ability to work with peers, contractors, and a wide variety of skilled professionals

· Positive attitude and high ethical standards

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience in working and facilitating the change management process for a major project

· Knowledge of Primavera database management and the implementation of fully integrated scheduling using multiple contractors

· Good understanding of earned value progressing and the basis for rules of credit

· Knowledge of quantity trending

· Some basic knowledge of cost engineering

This Position Is Closed to New Applicants

This position is no longer open for new applications. Either the position has expired or was removed because it was filled. However, there are thousands of other great jobs to be found on Rigzone.

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