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Senior Project Scheduler

Department: NYPC-NYC
Location: New York, NY

VHB is GROWING! The New York City office is seeking a Senior Project Scheduler to join their Transportation team. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a dynamic team, across diverse disciplines, giving you exposure to a wide variety of projects in size and scope. VHB has consistently been rated as one of the top Engineering Firms to work for up and down the East coast, was awarded “Employer of the Year” by WTS in 2018, and has a 100% CEO approval rating on Glassdoor.

 

VHB’s passionate group of professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments. Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.


In this position, you will coordinate with project teams and help them build and maintain project schedules, manage progress, and mitigate delays. You will also work with the estimating team producing construction schedules for new pursuits and proposals. Primavera P6 is the primary scheduling tool and will be used to perform critical path analysis, measure progress, monitor cost and resources, and performed earned value analysis.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Review project drawings, project scope and estimates
  • Interface with estimating, project managers, operations, and subcontractors to obtain project executive plans, discuss impact of work and participate in corrective action proposals for timely completion
  • Provide planning support to the estimating and project management team
  • Produce project control reports, trend analysis, forecasts and cost projections
  • Produce Time Impact Analysis and Forensic Schedule Analysis
  • Update project schedule, monitor progress, and compare the updates to the baseline to report progress
  • Contribute to the development of working schedules for Estimating, prior to proposal date, which sufficiently illustrate the sequence of work activities and contract time
  • Prepare and issue proposal and preliminary schedule
  • Incorporate Resource and/or Cost Loading data into schedules as required
  • Consult the appropriate project team members and estimating procedures as a means of ensuring that proper planning is completed prior to the commencement of work
  • Serve as technical advisor for the solution of difficult production problems
  • Analyze project schedule issues and propose corrective actions for timely completion of the project
  • Provide information as needed on the content, modification, or presentation of project schedule
  • Identify scheduling software training needs among employees and provide training when necessary; remain current on the advancements in scheduling software
  • Responsible for continuously expanding and updating professional knowledge and honing training skills in order to enhance individual and team innovation and productivity
  • Understand all contract requirements relating to the project schedule
  • Prepare schedule updates along with a narrative for submission to the owner
  • Prepare time impact analysis for any owner caused delays
  • Attend management, project team and client meetings as required providing the necessary project control reports

Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 6 years scheduling experience
  • Previous experience producing and maintaining construction schedules for a general contractor, specifically a heavy civil contractor, is strongly preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of Primavera P6
  • Experienced in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to multi-task within a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and staff
  • Detail-oriented and client focused
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills

At VHB, we’re invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We’re proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for 40 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact, and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.

 

 

 

VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply.

VHB participates in the E-verify employment authorization program.

VHB also maintains a drug-free workplace.

If you are in need of special assistance in applying for individuals with disabilities or limited English proficiency, please call our HR contact, Mary Ann Forde at 407-982-4495 or email mforde@vhb.com.

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