Black & Veatch Field Scheduler in Overland Park, MI, Kansas

Field Scheduler

KS-Overland Park, MI-Ann Arbor, TX-Houston

Req#:35152BR

Date published:19-May-2018

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Power

Business Plan:PJC

Level:004

Primary Purpose:

Experienced to Lead level field Scheduler role. Will work on field assignments at a variety of Power and/or Oil & Gas construction projects. Tasked with competently performing all aspects of schedule-related activity and field project assignments, including schedule updates, critical path reporting, "what if" planning, and other planning/scheduling functions. May provide guidance to less experienced project controls personnel.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

• Must be willing to travel and work on-site at project locations throughout the United States an estimated 75% of the time

• Leads or participates in producing a plan and schedule preparation

• Interfaces with the client and other project professionals for planning and scheduling activities

• Interfaces with the project team to identify issues, risks, and mitigation plans

Minimum Qualifications:

Four-year Bachelor's degree with six or more years of relevant Cost Control of Planning & Scheduling experience OR no four-year Bachelor's degree required with eight years or more of relevant Cost Control or Planning & Scheduling experience in Home Office or Field Office. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Prefer four-year Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Oil & Gas or Power Generation projects experience

• Experience with construction work packaging

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:

-Negotiating.

-Presentation Skills.

-Drive for Results.

-Customer Focus.

-Interpersonal Savvy.

-The ability to delegate.

-The ability to work with others

Preferred Technical Competencies:

-Demonstrated project scheduling experience.

-Computer skills.

-Strong verbal and written communication skills.

-Understanding of key scheduling processes.

-Understand EPC work process and dependencies between functions.

-Ability to provide risk and opportunity analysis input.

-Specific training in B&V project controls tools and processes.

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