Lead Planner (#277598)
Our client is one of the country's top employers and recognized globally as a leader in the EPC industry. Their focus on innovation and providing cost effective technology based solutions to address their Clients needs is second to none. As they look to the future, they need creative, ambitious and innovative professionals who can help them achieve their goals.
Our client's Calgary, Alberta, Canada office is currently seeking a Lead Planner to join their team. This position offers excellent growth opportunities and will provide the successful individual the opportunity to be part of the strategic direction of the Oil and Gas business line.
. Supervise and support the planning team
. Direct the development of critical path schedules based on engineering, procurement and construction philosophies for the project using Primavera P6
. Supervise Area Planners activities on a daily basis to ensure that consistent methods and procedures are followed
. Supervise and maintain an accurate and reliable progress basis for all aspects of the work
. Monitor engineering production of design deliverables and their impacts against the construction schedule
. Monitor procurement and material delivery dates and their impacts on the construction schedules
. Prepare overall progress and manpower forecasts for construction utilizing roll-up techniques
. Maintain full tracking of all work scope and the schedules performance against approved project goals and objectives
. Regularly analyzes construction schedule activity to identify areas of criticality
. Schedule Activity Reviews and identify potential schedule impacts resulting from engineering and procurement schedule delays
. Prepare management level reports regarding schedule performance and alerts management to potential schedule problems and necessary actions
. Prepare management level curves, graphs and other pertinent statistical information
. Participate in management level presentations where expertise in planning and scheduling is required
. Work with construction contractors as required when schedule problems are encountered
. Interface with client management as required
. Conduct schedule risk analysis on a periodic basis
.The positions are project or full-time with our client
. Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or another related discipline is preferred.
. Minimum of 10 years project controls experience with 5 to 10 years large project experience, preferably oil & gas and/or mining facilities is preferred.
. Experience working with Primavera P6 is preferred.
. Prior supervisory experience is considered an asset.
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