Planner Scheduler - Edmonton

Edmonton, Alberta

Location: Edmonton
Duration: 1 year

  • Assigned to projects of more than $50MM/year with multiyear duration with an extreme level of complexity.
  • Interprets internal or external business issues and recommends best practices Solves complex problems
  • Takes a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions Works independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations
  • May lead functional teams or projects Is recognized as an expert in own area within the organization Progression to this level represents a candidate who would be suitable for transitioning to a full Project Management role.
  • Teaches project controls theory across functional areas in Major Projects.
  • Ability to give clear direction and support to Project Execution personnel.
  • Leads project teams. Can troubleshoot specific controls issues and make applicable changes.


  • Post-secondary education in Engineering
  • P. Eng. with APEGA
  • 10 years working experience, including 2 years of relevant construction or project experience. Must be a proven high performer, based on prior performance reviews.
  • Experience in an EPC firm or owner organization with a major projects department and project controls function.
  • Certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Expert user of Primavera P6 software. Requires specialized depth and/or breadth of expertise in project planning and scheduling and considered an industry leader in the field.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills/facilitation. Competency Demonstration: Seen as a Project Controls expert across Major Project department.

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