Scheduler - Northern California District

Kiewit Fairfield , CA 94533

Posted 2 months ago

Requisition ID: 81623

Northern California District:

Kiewit's NorCal District is headquartered in Fairfield, CA. We primarily perform heavy civil projects specializing in earth moving, water treatment facilities, transportation, roadways, and underground utilities, while developing builders who will lead the company into the future.

Location:

Although this opportunity is with Kiewit's Northern California District, we do work across the United States and require our employees to be open to relocation.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare standard progress reports for each assigned project

  • Read and interpret construction drawings and job specifications

  • Confirm project status; identify and report on variations in the schedule in a timely manner

  • Coordinate the development, maintenance, and review of discipline and project schedules

  • Upload original and updated resources to reflect current status

  • Maintain careful documentation of all schedule submittals and related facts, so that any requests for time adjustments can be measured against the accepted schedule in place at the time any delays or changes were experienced.

  • Coordinate with project team to develop revision or recovery schedules as needed

  • Prepare written narratives for all schedule submittals

  • Track the contract document requirements for schedule adherence, as well as change orders and contract amendments

  • Interpret performance curve data and forecast productivity; provide manpower information for forecasting

  • Assist in bid schedule creation per client requirements

  • Interface with clients, owners and representatives

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field

  • 3-5 years of experience actively running a project schedule for large scale projects utilizing Primavera 6 is required

  • Strong attention to detail; ability to recognize discrepancies

  • Proficient computer knowledge including Microsoft Suite and Primavera 6

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work individually and as a team

  • Committed to working safe and getting the job done right the first time

  • Ability to travel and relocate is required

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We're Different

  • Consistently ranked within the top five of the "Top 400 Contractors" according to Engineering News-Record

  • Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment

  • 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay

  • Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

  • We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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