Description
Position develops a detail schedule of project activities for various resources including equipment and materials according to Client’s schedules and work lists. In addition, communicates and coordinates activities to planning and execution coordinator based on schedules.

Responsibilities
- Perform work activities efficiently while continuously looking for cost-saving opportunities
- Knowledgeable of and maintains a copy of Client’s Project Procedures
- Interact directly with Execution Contractor and Planners to develop schedules for onsite construction, off-site work, disciples, live unit tie-in work, shutdown, start-up, and post start-up activities using Primavera or MS Project scheduling tool
- Work directly with Project Management Team to:
- Develop work lists
- Gain understanding of target project schedule duration
- Review jobs on worklist and develop a tentative schedule
- Identify key milestones and critical path activities
- Adjust schedule based on approved changes
- Obtain approval of final schedule from Project Management Team
- Develop pre-construction schedules including:
- Bid Award for contracts
- Contractor selection and evaluation
- Long Lead and short term materials delivery
- Site mobilization/preparation plan and demobilization plan including remove surplus materials and temporary trailers
- Operations equipment shutdown/clearing
- Operations equipment start-up
- During project, conducts the following:
- Meet daily with execution resources to update overall schedule
- Generate new daily/weekly schedule and 3 day look-ahead schedules
- Analyze overall work progress impact on schedule
- Analyze any approved added work/scope on overall schedule
- Monitor progress on milestones and critical path compliance
- Report schedule progress and impacts to Project Management Team
- Track resource compliance with plans and budgets
- Verify that no addition work added to schedule unless approved by Project Management Team
- Manage tracking of project deliverables and verify final deliverables are retained by document controls
- Assist in the development of work package and track the issuance of packages to the schedule
- Contribute to weekly and monthly project forecasting
- Communicate with cost engineering any schedule deviations
- Post project work including:
- Update schedule with final changes
- Archive per Client’s Project Procedures
- Document “lessons learned”

Qualifications
- Safety Champion – portrays a personal example of excellent safety, performance, mindset and commitment
- Minimum of 5 years experience at project scheduler in petro-chemical industry
- Minimum of 5 years experience working with Primavera and MS Project scheduling tools
- Extensive knowledge of various mechanical skills (metal trades, electrical, rotating equipment, instrumentation, X-ray techniques and interpretation)
- Proficient in reading mechanical drawings, blueprints, isometrics, P&IDs
- Proficient in project planning and estimating principles
- Ability to understand field changes
- Ability to communicate quickly and effectively
- Good teamwork, interpersonal skills, and ability to work with multiple workgroups
- Excellent meeting management and organizational skills
- Advanced skills inP6 and SAP
- Intermediate skills in MS Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint
- Familiar with MOC process and PSSR (pre-startup safety reviews) process
- Basic safety training and/or site specific training

Duration
Long-term contract

Work Location
Belle Chasse, LA

Only applicants who are authorized to work in the US, without company sponsorship, on a full-time, permanent basis will be considered.