1+ months

Senior Scheduler

Oakland, CA 94612
Be involved in projects with our Project Controls Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Schedulerfor our Oakland, California office.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assemble all documentation, including all development information, that was utilized in the preparation of the schedule
  • Analyze drawings, specifications and other documentation utilized to prepare the project schedule
  • Develop cost and resource load schedules using the Critical Path Method (CPM) of scheduling, utilizing the project’s system of choice, as required, throughout a project's phases
  • Conduct periodic interviews with multiple public agency project managers as determine project progress and performance across a large program portfolio
  • Develop resource needs and productivity - in coordination with cost estimate development
  • Develop and Maintain a Project Earned Value Management System (EVMS) database, to measure progress and calculate performance metrics, analyze and report variances to plan based on predetermined variance thresholds
  • Analyze delays to current approved Schedule and recommend recovery plan to mitigate impacts
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.


<div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"><strong>Minimum Qualifications:</strong> </span></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">5+ years’ experience</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Demonstrated working knowledge of current industry CPM Scheduling software packages, such as Primavera P6 Professional and Microsoft Project</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Experience in effectively reporting and communicating schedule variances and recommendations to wider project team </span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Experience in preparing high level project reports and documentation</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Advanced Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Experience in schedule preparation, schedule integration, and schedule analysis</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Able to travel as required for project work</span></li> </ul> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"><strong>Preferred Qualifications</strong> </span></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Project Management, schedule or cost management training or certification through Project Management Institute (PMI) or American Association of Cost Engineers (AACE) or other relevant industry organization</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Experience on major urban light rail transit projects</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Background knowledge of the civil engineering and construction industry</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">EVM analysis experience</span></li> </ul> <div><strong><span style="font-family: Times New Roman;"><span style="font-size: medium;">About WSP USA </span></span></strong></div> <div><strong><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;"> </span></strong></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;">WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. <a href="http://www.wsp.com/usa"><span style="color: #0563c1;">www.wsp.com/usa</span></a></span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;">WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career. </span></div> <div> </div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;">At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?  </span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;">The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.<br /> </span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Relocation assistance is not available for this position.</span></div>


Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-10-31

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