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Scheduler

Posted: 2 Nov 2020 Closes: 2 Dec 2020
Los Angeles, United States Competitive
Permanent & Full-time -561863497

The Scheduler will support the Operations Department in implementing major projects and will provide scheduling, monitoring, evaluation and reporting on projects. He/she will maintain close working relationships with the Project Team to ensure that they meet or exceed Project Controls standards. The position works, gathers, and distributes information and reports directly to the Scheduling Director or any of the other positions as stated above.

What You'll Do:
  • Responsible for the safety of all assigned employees and subcontractors to ensure the safe execution of all activities, including the strict adherence to company safety policies and programs through the communication and enforcement of the Skanska Safety and Health Management Program, including the ability to independently stop work for a safety violation or suspected safety violation;
  • Independently plans, coordinates, supervises, and directs all planning and scheduling activities;
  • Implement and maintain schedule controls for design, procurement, construction and testing and commissioning activities. Manage internal controls including implementing process controls, measuring projects performance, reporting on projects status, and ensuring the integrity and validity of internally and externally disseminated information;
  • Identify and coordinate time and cost saving opportunities in the execution of the project;
  • Provide assistance to Scheduling Director and the Project Manager to analyze claims and value engineering proposals to establish schedule implications;
  • Represent company and/or project in meetings with owner, client representatives, and other contractors as required;
  • Provide quality, timeliness and efficiency of scheduling activities. Establish customer-oriented output goals and benchmarks;
  • Ensure that corporate planning and schedule standards are implemented and that all project related activities comply;
  • Provide assistance to the Scheduling Director project controls policies and procedures and monitor and evaluate project schedules;
  • Assist in maintaining effective relationships with internal and external clients.
We're Looking For:

• Working proficiency in Primavera Software;

• Resource and Cost loading knowledge;

• Understanding of Earned Value Management System;

• Strong written, communication, and problem solving skills;

• Computer proficient and the ability to adapt to new innovations and processes;

• Excellent time management and organizational skills;

• Broad understanding of industry;

• Ability to multi-task;

• Functions effectively as part of a team;

• Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times.

Developing Your Career at Skanska, You Will:
  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;
  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;
  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.
Skanska is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age.

Skanska is one of the world's leading construction and development companies. In the U.S., Skanska's core operations include building construction, civil infrastructure and developing self-financed commercial properties, which together generated $8 billion in revenue in 2018. As a developer in the U.S., Skanska has invested a total of $2.3 billion in commercial and multi-family projects. With U.S. headquarters in New York City, Skanska has offices in 28 metro areas with 9,000 employees nationwide. Skanska is an industry-leading innovator in both safety and project execution, and offers competitive solutions for both traditional and complex assignments to help build a more sustainable future for our customers and communities. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled approximately $20 billion in 2018.

We are proud to be named one of America's Best Employers of 2017 by Forbes.

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Additional Information
  • Location: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Employee Status: Regular
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