Kiewit Corporation Project Scheduler in The Woodlands, Texas

Date: Apr 11, 2017

Location: The Woodlands, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 64645

Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies

• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment

• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Primary Responsibilities

• Prepare standard progress reports for each assigned project

• Read and interpret construction drawings and job specifications

• Confirm project status; identify and report on variations in the schedule in a timely manner

• Coordinate the development, maintenance, and review of department project and schedules

• Upload original and updated budgets to reflect current status

• Maintain careful documentation of all schedule submittals so that any requests for time adjustments can be measured against the approved schedule in place at the time of impact is claimed

• Track the contract document requirements for schedule adherence, as well as change orders and contract amendments

• Interpret performance curve data and forecast productivity; provide manpower information for forecasting

• Assist in bid schedule creation per client requirements

• Interface with clients, owners and representatives

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Management or related field

• Minimum of two years’ experience actively running a project schedule for large scale projects utilizing Primavera 6 is required

• Strong attention to detail; ability to recognize discrepancies

• Proficient computer knowledge including Microsoft Suite and Primavera 6

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Strong work ethic with the ability to work individually and as a team

• Committed to working safe and getting the job done right the first time

• Ability to travel and relocate is required

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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