Senior Scheduler

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Not Applicable/None
Job Description:

Ready to be part of a team that tackles construction challenges? Want to take your Scheduling skills to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact? Parsons is now hiring experienced Schedulers with a desire to work on projects that change the urban fabric of our community.

Parsons' extensive experience in the field of Construction Management, combined with your scheduling knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We can offer training, development and opportunities to work on marquee projects as you grow and evolve. We need our schedulers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environments and who have exceptional communication, analytical and organizational skills.

PROJECT:

Parsons is providing construction management services for projects performed by third party contractors or by government agency stakeholders to include; inspecting, scheduling, claims analysis/defense, quality control/quality assurance, testing and inspection, change orders/estimate, commissioning services; and construction oversight on multiple and varied complexity delivery orders.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

Parsons is seeking a Scheduler to perform the following:
  • Provides project management consultation on factors affecting the timely completion of projects.
  • Creates, maintains, updates, analyzes, and reports on engineering and construction project schedules.
  • Works with design engineers and construction engineers to optimize project schedules and mitigate schedule delays.
  • Analyzes schedule related claims and change orders.
  • Reports to Construction Manager, Project Manager, or Program Manager.
  • Performs special analysis for schedules established with Primavera Software P6
  • Frequent communication with Project Managers for both government and subcontractors at site.
  • Prepares plans and schedules, status reports and performance evaluations.
  • Analyzes progress reports against the schedule.
  • Monitors schedules and reviews them with procurement and engineering groups
  • Maintains liaison with the project team for schedule revision and update.
  • Supports Program Controls Manager and Scheduling Manager in accomplishing project status review and performance control.
  • This is a full time position, based in downtown Washington, DC.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 15+ years of related work experience.
  • Must be a proficient / expert level operator of Primavera P6.8.
  • Must hold a current CCM or PMP certification.
  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation.
  • Must be a US Citizen.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:
  • Requires basic construction knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field.
  • Proficient PC skills including proficiency in various Project Controls Software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Proven leadership capabilities, as well as familiarity with industry practices is required


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