Project Scheduler (Heavy Civil Construction)

Granite Construction Inc Orlando , FL 32801

Posted 2 months ago

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General Summary

This position is responsible for planning, developing, coordinating, and managing project scheduling systems for our $2.3B JV, design-build project to build 21 miles of interstate highway from Orange County, FL to Seminole County, FL.

The project entails 15 major interchanges, constructing more than 145 bridges, and the addition of 4 toll lanes. With traffic control, utility relocation, and highway construction, this position offers exposure to a wide variety of safety concerns.

Essential Job Accountabilities
1.Manage project scheduling system(s) and tools to ensure the needs of the project are met
2.Develop and maintain project schedule to ensure work is completed on time and under budget.
3.Manage project controls assignments to ensure work is completed on time and under budget.
4.Manage project controls activities to ensure compliance with company, construct and schedule requirements.
5.Manage potential change orders, including identification and cost or schedule analysis within scope of responsibility, issue tracking, documentation, pricing, and development of owner request documents.
6.Provide project schedule analyses, with recommended actions, for problem areas to determine criticality of schedule activities
7.Supervise, direct, and mentor project staff to ensure individual development and that project standards are met.
8.Provide support to project for non-routine cost engineering/planning and scheduling guidance, analyses, and presentations
9.Develop and maintain all job reporting and logs to ensure project compliance.
10. Assist in representing company, project and/or department during client and project management meetings to ensure effective communication.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or comparable discipline.

Work Experience

  • 2 years construction estimating support, engineering, field support, or similar experience.

  • 2 years of progressive P6 scheduling experience, including TIA experience

  • Demonstrated skill in identifying, analyzing, and providing innovative solutions to scheduling problems, job cost, and planning.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Advanced knowledge of Cost Engineering, Planning, and Scheduling principles, practices, and systems.

  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, and Primavera (P3/P6), and latest industry recognized programs

  • Working knowledge of construction equipment and techniques, drawing and specification, building materials and required standards applicable to discipline.

  • Ability to assume responsibility, interface and communicate effectively with others.

  • Ability to work in high production environment and respond quickly and effectively under pressure and deadlines.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, sit and use hands to operate a computer keyboard. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Subject to outside working conditions.

Additional requirements/skills

  • Comply, understand, and support corporate safety, health, environmental, and quality (SHEQ) initiatives to ensure a safe work environment.

  • Team player

  • Ability and willingness to abide by company Code of Conduct on a daily basis

  • Valid driver's license and ability to drive for extended periods of time

About Granite Construction Incorporated

Granite Construction Incorporated is a member of the S&P 400 Index and is the parent company of Granite Construction Company, one of the nation's largest heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers. Granite Construction is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities and a Drug-Free Workplace. For additional information on applicant/employee rights please click here.

Since 1922, Granite Construction has continued its long standing commitment to building some of America's largest infrastructure projects including highways, bridges, dams, rail, and power. Recognized as one of the top 25 largest construction companies in the U.S., Granite specializes in complex infrastructure projects and provides award-winning construction services in mining, earthwork, water/sewer, power, tunneling, rail, highway and bridge construction. Granite also produces construction materials-sand, gravel, ready-mix, recycled asphalt product and asphalt concrete, and is a proven leader in alternative procurement project delivery.

At Granite, our employees are our most valued asset and we are passionate about retaining, developing, and recruiting the best talent available. Our employees reflect our core values: Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Pursuit of Excellence, Reliability Safety and Citizenship and we are continuously looking for individuals who possess a winning attitude and share our Core Values. In exchange, we help you build a career that no other company can duplicate. You will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. Add our award winning safety program, ethics, reputation, and a commitment to continuous improvement and you'll see that we are building more than infrastructuretogether, we are building your future.

Notice to Staffing Agencies

Granite Construction, Inc. and its subsidiaries ("Granite") will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Granite, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Granite mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Granite employees, or to Granite's resume database will be considered Granite property. Granite will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Granite will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. Agencies must obtain advance written approval from Granite's recruiting function to submit resumes, and then only in conjunction with a valid fully-executed contract for service and in response to a specific job opening. Granite will not pay a fee to any Agency that does not have such agreement in place. Agency agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by Granite's Human Resources Representative or his/ her designee. No other Granite employee is authorized to bind Granite to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Agencies.

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