Construction Project Scheduler

Currie & Brown - San Francisco, CA3.5

Full-time
Overview
Currie & Brown is currently looking for a construction project scheduler for our San Francisco, CA office. The successful candidate(s) will support project leaders in generating a high standard of service delivery, achieving successful outcomes for our clients, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation as a preferred service provider.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities for the successful candidate(s) will include:

Developing, tracking and analyzing fully integrated master schedules using Primavera P6 platform from the design stage through to operational readiness including design, procurement, construction, commissioning, validation and qualification
Developing and tracking critical path, forecast completion dates, areas of risk and opportunity, status of key milestones
Understanding and following schedule management best practices
Communicating seamlessly with key stakeholders such as client representatives, design consultants, contractors, sub-consultants and other appointed team vendors
Managing and reporting key stakeholder meetings
Preparing progress reports, using high-level and 1-3 month look ahead (from P6), and communicating any project issues that could impact the schedule
Assisting in the preparation of the project schedule status slides for principals/sponsors meetings
Developing and tracking sub-schedules along with reviewing and updating integrated master schedule
Supporting risk analyses
Assisting the project manager and project control lead with evaluation of reported progress and status of critical activities
Working closely with project teams to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the schedules produced to advise project management on issues requiring judgment
Developing and recording the project's historical schedule information and lessons learned for future use
Qualifications

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
A minimum of five years’ scheduling experience, along with significant experience in the construction industry
Highly skilled in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project
Capable of producing logic-driven schedules from limited project information including a conceptual schedule from initiation through to closeout; ability to identify major phases through that timeline and determine and discuss dependencies
Knowledge of system start-up sequences and major dependencies
Able to convert data into PowerPoint graphics
Manufacturing, pharmaceutical/biotech or similar project experience
Commissioning, qualification and validation experience is desirable

Currie & Brown is one of the world’s leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilization of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.