Sr Scheduler

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph
Job Description:

Ready to be part of a team that tackles defense and data 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 this field, combined with your scheduling knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We offer training, development and opportunities to work on marquee projects as you and our fast-paced business 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 provides a Technical Services program to a Department of Defense agency with responsibilities to review third party A/E work; conduct studies, analysis, testing and measuring; perform specialized engineering services, planning and design reviews; commissioning services; and construction oversight on worldwide delivery orders.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

Parsons is seeking a Scheduler to perform the following:

* Support the development of enterprise-level schedule reporting and analysis. This support may include the development of standard formats, structure, and reporting components as well as subsequent data entry/validation.
  • Performs special analysis for schedules established with Primavera Software P6; analyzes progress reports against the schedule
  • Assess the impact of design/construction changes and schedule slippages and provide recommendations to the clients' Program Manager(s).
  • Recommend metrics for reporting the schedule and cost performance for projects.
  • Assist in the development of business process improvements related to scheduling, estimating, and project controls.
  • Recommend and oversee the customization of project control systems to meet specific project requirements
  • Assist with the development of the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) applied at the project level.

* Prepares plans and schedules, status reports and performance evaluations.

* 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 Annapolis Junction, MD.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's degree (B.S./B.A.)
  • 5 years or more of applicable scheduling experience
  • Experience with MicroSoft Project and Primavera P6.8, as well as Government Archibus and Blueprinter systems.
  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must have TS/SCI w/Polygraph clearance.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:

* Experienced with all aspects of scheduling.
  • Working knowledge of word processing and integrated software applications, including Project Controls Software and MicroSoft Office Suite.
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

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