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Project Planner / Scheduler - Primavera P6 Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1902-11454

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-08

Horizon Recruitment is conducting a search for a Project Planner/Scheduler with advanced Primavera P6 experience to join our clients project team in Vancouver. The role will be required to configure and manage major projects within P6 and will support project user interfaces and project delivery teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement project scheduling resources, processes and systems on a portfolio of major projects. This includes working with other team members within operations and external vendor firms to develop, support and maintain the operations schedule within the overall Master schedule
  • Assist the Project Director in transferring learning from project implementation to the improvement of company procedures
  • Develop and maintain Primavera schedule, user profiles and security levels
  • Provide training to junior staff and P6 users
  • Ensure that project schedule decisions can be made based upon accurate and timely schedule and progress performance information
  • Responsible to the Project Director for the application of the company policies and procedures for the area of project cost controls on assigned major projects
  • Other duties necessary for implementation of the job role within the project portfolio

Requirements:

  • Strong skills in schedule planning, activity duration estimating, critical path method (CPM) schedule preparation, schedule analysis, schedule system application and construction scheduling 
  • Advanced skills and knowledge in Primavera P6, ideally with implementation experience and project setup experience.
  • Good understanding of the areas of estimating, cost control and overall project and construction management
  • Skill and knowledge of overall project implementation management processes
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Developed critical and conceptual thinking skills
  • A graduate degree in an Engineering, Construction Management or Business Management is desirable
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in project management and scheduling controls roles is required

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain