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Planner Scheduler

  • Job reference: 925111
  • Location: Calgary Region, Alberta
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 25/04/2019

Roles & Responsibilities

Demonstrate safety-oriented culture within the group and perform the work safely Strong oral and written communication skills are key to this role with ability to interface with broad skill base.

Schedule Development:

Facilitate project meetings to develop integrated project schedules and document supporting schedule basis and maintenance plan

Work with project and opportunity management teams to develop early project schedules the right level of detail to support project gate reviews

Ensure Project Schedule activities are coded by the project work breakdown structure for cost / schedule integration and analysis.

Schedule Maintenance:

Manage multiple integrated schedules at an appropriate level of detail to facilitate risk identification, decision making and project progression

Ongoing communication with the responsible teams to ensure buy in and credibility of the schedule is maintained through frequent updates

Define and optimize critical paths, perform total float analysis and notify project management status of critical activities and schedule risks.

Produce consolidated progress reports and analysis Schedule Analysis: Conduct "what-if" scenarios, recovery plans, contingency planning and identify schedule compression opportunities.

Perform schedule risk analysis (gather data, input data, analyze, report) on a periodic basis or as required. Seek innovation in scheduling and execution plans that could improve project economics Project Controls Team Member: Functional support to independent project reviews.

Support standardization of Schedule Management deliverables and processes across all assets to achieve efficiencies within the team


University or Technical School Graduate

Language: English

10+ years of major oil & gas industry project experience from early stage development planning through construction

5+ years of experience scheduling with Primavera P6

Demonstrated strong written and oral communication and facilitation skills

Word Proven ability to work independently, take direction and work with all levels of management and project staff.

Experience working on brown field projects, maintenance capital projects

Travel 5-10% of time

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.