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ER85 - Planner/Scheduler

Kelly Services

Midland OR Indiana, MI
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Job Title ER85 - Planner/Scheduler

Jobid US41ALSJ_BH1433060

Location: Midland OR Indiana, MI, USA

Description Planner/Scheduler -- Primavera Expert

Our client, a Capital and Engineering organization is chartered to deliver capital solutions, engineering and project execution expertise across the Divisions, including both Platforms Crop Protection and Seeds .

This organization has many exciting new job opportunities, including this posting for a **Project Scheduler.** The Scheduler develops early project schedules that incorporate appropriate functional input to ensure project success. This position works with the project leadership team to ensure accurate and timely schedule controls are implemented and maintained during the project lifecycle. The selected individual will also provide oversight on projects that are executed with external engineering services EPC . This oversight will include: establishing clear Owner expectations on EPC deliverables and monitor EPC progress as well as EVM methodologies.


+ Lead the project team in development and management of project schedules throughout the project lifecycle.
+ Lead and manage early FEL scheduling activities to meet business and project needs Develop the schedule management plan that includes timing, types of schedules to be provided and scope of input required from others.
+ Provide input and functional oversight for scheduling activities post-FEL including provision of regular schedule updates.
+ Lead or participate in interactive planning workshops with the project team and contractors Document all schedule assumptions and exclusions. Provide input to Constructability Reviews.
+ Ensure understanding of critical path and provide on-going updates/analyses.
+ Assess, analyze and validate contractor-provided schedules for quality, reasonableness and competitiveness throughout the project lifecycle. Audit, validate and confirm physical progress and earned value calculations for both in-house and contractor activities.
+ Assess schedule impact of project changes and incorporate into project schedules.
+ Ensure Project Controls Reports are issued to the project team in accordance with documented Project Controls Plans frequency, format, etc. . Provide updated final schedule to project team at project closure.
+ Conduct post-project audits to collect actual vs planned data to ensure accuracy and continuous improvement of scheduling assumptions and processes. Lead project schedule risk analyses to ensure thorough understanding of risks and strategies to mitigate issues
+ Participate in developing the project risk register and risk management process for all projects.
+ Help to develop the new project controls group s systems and tools with focus on simplicity, efficiency, and accuracy.

+ Minimum of 7 years of capital project experience
+ Minimum of 4 years of experience in scheduling on capital projects
+ Primavera P6 experience Microsoft Project experience A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States.
+ Please note:No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency green card process
+ Candidates must be open to working long term contract.
+ The candidate for this position can be located in Indiana or Michigan

+ Familiarity with AACE Recommended Practices. AACE Membership AACE Certification CEP, CCP, etc.
+ Familiar with Risk Management practices and procedures.
+ Deltek Acumen Fuse 360 experience.

+ Industry standard best practice project scheduling processes and their application. Use of industry accepted applications for scheduler
**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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