Planner-Scheduler - Telecommunications


Category: Project Management or Coordination
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Title: Planner-Scheduler - Telecommunications
Job ID: 12247
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

As a Planner-Scheduler you will be responsible for planning, development and coordination of the project schedule. Leveraging your previous experience you will track issues, analyze data and provide reports to key stakeholders and clients.

Join the Ledcor Technical Services team in Vancouver!


• Prepares and maintains resource loaded schedules with key materials and resources and performs complex schedule analysis based on multiple scenarios
• Monitors and reports on work progress and performs schedule critical path analysis on a weekly basis
• Analyzes construction data and performs mathematical calculations to determine resource requirements for the schedule based on the reality of the work
• Prepares risk analysis, mitigation plans and What-if scenarios by using schedule compression techniques
• Prepares and maintains complex reports in Excel including but not limited to bar charts , S-curves, resource histograms and variance reports
• Compiles, reviews, analyzes, and presents large quantities of data via the progress monitoring tool
• Evaluates actual construction progress and provides regular schedule updates and Look-ahead schedules on a weekly basis
• Monitors schedule compliance with practice standard for scheduling and initiates corrective measures
• Reviews the project forecast to ensure alignment to plan and approved budget
• Identifies potential problems and delays that can impact schedule and communicate it with project team to prepare the mitigation plan accordingly
• Continuously expands and updates professional knowledge and hones training skills in order to enhance individual and team innovation and productivity
• Other related duties as required


• 5+ years of experience in a similar role
• Expert use of P6 Primavera and Resource Loading / Histogram features
• Strong knowledge of MS Office, including the ability to manipulate large amounts of data and perform complex functions within Excel
• Engineering Degree or Technology Diploma
• PMP / PMI-SP / PSP Certification would be an asset
• Thorough understanding of construction execution strategy
• Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work to meet strict timelines
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Work Conditions

• Frequent travel to various project sites within Canada and the US will be required

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!
Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, British Columbia

Date Posted 12/21/2016 2:57:30 PM