Arcadis is seeking a Senior Project Scheduler/Project Controller to join the Arcadis Construction Services Team. The successful candidate must have project controls experience including, but not limited to planning/scheduling, cost management, and earned value preferably during all phases of Capital Projects. The successful candidate must possess solid leadership, technical, organizational, communication and presentation skills, and a proven ability to work in a dynamic environment. A work history that represents increased levels of responsibility on a progressive basis is important.
This role sits within our global business area Resilience. We work to protect our natural environment and water resources, while powering our world for future generations. Around the world, we’re feeling the effects climate change, rapid urbanization, loss of biodiversity. The rate at which we’re seeing large-scale, unforeseen events such as floods and wildfires, is becoming more frequent. We are here to protect our natural environment and water resources, while powering our world for future generations.
The expectations of the candidate will be to develop realistic project plans and schedules to meet project objectives, ensuring standard procedures and systems for project planning and scheduling are followed. Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the planning and scheduling functions across multiple project locations.
Some of these functions would include but not limited to, completing risk reviews, creation of baseline project schedules, perform various schedule analysis or scenarios to simulate alternate construction strategies, creation of work breakdown structures (WBS), complete/lead planning sessions with project teams, prepare project status reports, communicate with supervisors to determine status of assigned projects, capture sequence revisions, update the contract schedules, develop and issue periodic reports (e.g. Critical path report, 4 weeks Look schedule view, Full Time Equivalent Histograms, Earned value Analysis, Logic revision log_), and develop recovery plans over potential delays captured.
This position will require that the candidate thoroughly understands: scope, drawings, specifications and performs mathematical calculations to determine work flow, tools, and resource (labor, material and equipment) requirements, how to fully build and maintain an organized integrated EPC schedule using CPM, resource loading, baselining, coding, and cost accounts.
Some of the traits that ACI will be looking for in the candidate are as follows: Client Focused - dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of all clients, Self-starter; creates solutions/alternatives; anticipates; acts on facts, deals with conflict successfully and diplomatically, Excellent verbal and written communication skills, Analytical mindset with the ability to solve complex problems
Qualifications & Experience:
7+ years experience in Scheduling
Minimum of a post secondary diploma or Bachelors Degree
Must have experience on the planning of major capital projects for both underground mining and surface projects
Valid Drivers License
Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google Suites of Software.
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