Category: Project Management or Coordination
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Title: Scheduler
Job ID: 13019
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

You are an experienced Scheduler that will be responsible for the planning, development, coordination and maintenance of detailed work schedules for the project schedule. Tracking issues, analyzing data and reporting to a variety of stakeholders and clients will be included in your responsibilities.

Join the True Blue team today!


• Assists the project team in the development of the project schedule; review progress against the baseline schedule and perform updates and revisions
• Maintains configuration control on the master schedule
• Identifies and analyzes the critical path; provides recommendations for acceleration
• Resource load the schedule, prepare manpower and resource histograms
• Integrates the design, permitting and material supply with the construction activities
• Facilitate the tracking of project milestones and deadlines; produces the baseline schedule, inputs and updates throughout the project from information provided by project team members. Leads regularly scheduled reviews
• Inputs weekly and monthly productivity and progress report information into the schedule to help provide insight into patterns that are occurring
• Participate in planning meetings with the project team to optimize project goals, schedule and budget
• Monitors and reports on work progress and performs schedule critical path analysis
• 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 MS 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 regularly scheduled updates and Look-ahead schedules
• 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
• Other duties as assigned


• 5+ years of related work experience or combination of relevant education and experience
• Completed post-secondary education in Engineering, Construction Management or engineering related discipline
• Experience working with schedules on relevant large-scale Design Build projects
• Strong understanding of construction productivities and schedules
• Strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities
• Understanding of telecommunication design and construction techniques
• Capable of anticipating constructability/constraint issues in complex schedules and creating new solutions to meet the construction plan and schedule
• Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple stakeholders
• Ability to simultaneously manage multiple priorities
• Expert with Primavera P6 Scheduling software 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

Work Conditions

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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other legally protected status. All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted 3/16/2017 5:51:17 AM