AECOM Scheduler in Calgary, Alberta

Canada - Alberta, Calgary

Job Summary

AECOM is a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm. We are seeking a Scheduler to join our team located in Calgary, Alberta.

The responsibilities of the position include:

Business Acumen

  • Works with company financial systems and processes.

  • Develops proficiency in the use of company cornerstone systems and provides cost data in formats necessary to control the project.

  • Understands financial terminology and measures and recognizes the financial impact of various project actions.

  • Assists in analyzing and using financial data to identify key project issues.

Technical Skills

  • Able to use drawings and specifications in the establishment of project baseline data

  • Develops knowledge of accounting principles.

  • Assists in assembling data for trending and forecasting.

  • Prepares analysis of progress trends and cost impact.

  • May participate in reviewing and approving contractor invoices.

  • Has knowledge of earned value methodology.

  • Collects and analyzes data on manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations.

  • Collects and analyzes data for tracking actual cost to funding limitations.

  • Assists in tracking purchase orders and subcontract commitments and expenditures.

  • Possesses the knowledge of scope control and change management.

  • Assists with the creation of baseline budgets.

  • Exposure to scheduling process concepts and principles.

  • Exposure to performance management and cost/schedule integration concepts and principles

  • Supports the project reporting process as required.

  • Participates in project cost review meetings.

  • Gathers data for procedure development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Entrants to this position require 4 years of experience in engineering, procurement and construction projects or operatingindustrial facilities in a cost control position. Possesses the ability to develop, implement and maintain effective cost control programs.

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction, business or related field, or demonstrated equivalent and related experience.

  • Experience with planning systems (SAP, Primavera, MS Project, MS Excel)

  • Hands on SAP R3 Plant Maintenance or other CMMS system experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to liaise at all levels with Client and team members.

  • Competent computer skills, such as MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Team player to deliver desired outcomes.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation is an asset

  • P. Eng is an asset

  • Journeyman ticket in mechanical trade is an asset

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Oil + Gas

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197664BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.