Project Scheduler - Primavera P6 in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Duration:
    72 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/1/2018
  • Job ID:
    94219
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    509-891-7000

Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for a Project Scheduler- Primavera P6

This is a long term contract position in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Technical Resources. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top rated IT companies in the Pacific Northwest.

To help Volt stay in touch with you and other great candidates in the Eastern Washington area we have created a specialized portal for you at http://staffing.volt.com/inland_northwest/ . Start here to see much more: http://volt.com/social.

Summary:

Responsible for monitoring project schedule and cost performance and perform related analyses to support the strategic planning, budgeting and forecasting of project completion for all Substation construction projects.  Manages long range project planning horizon to ensure budget, schedule and resources are maximized. 

Description:

  1. Develops and implements project controls and monitoring procedures to ensure achievement of project scope, schedule and cost objectives.
  2. Maintains a master schedule of all GPSS construction projects.  This consolidated view links to individual project schedules and provides accurate and timely data. 
  3. Uses knowledge and experience in project controls to update project plan on a continual basis, working with stakeholders to maintain accurate information.
  4. Coordinate with PM’s, engineers, managers, general foremen and key stakeholders to maintain current project status and forecast project future performance. 
  5. Facilitates regular stakeholder meetings illustrating project risks and deviations, highlighting areas of elevating risk, providing accurate project updates and making recommended corrective actions. 
  6. Reviews results compared to schedules in order to identify deviations from expected results and identify possible action plans. 
  7. Develops and disseminates reports highlighting budget, schedule and resource loading
  8. Other duties as assigned. 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience in Project Scheduling  
  • Expert user of Oracle’s Primavera P6 or equivalent project management software.   
  • Knowledge of project management principles, including standard guidelines. 
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, facilitation and communication skills required.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize a variety of tasks under strict deadlines and changing priorities. 
  • Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP) or Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP) certification preferred. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Construction Management or related discipline preferred
  • Experience working with IBM Maximo and utility construction work preferred           


Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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