Planner/Scheduler IV

Edmonton, Alberta


  • Planner/Scheduler IV


  • Edmonton, Alberta


  • Assigned to projects of multiyear duration with an extreme level of complexity. Expert user of Primavera P6 software.
  • Requires specialized depth and/or breadth of expertise in project planning and scheduling and considered an industry expert in the field.
  • Recommend best practices. Solve complex problems. Work independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations
  • Develop a realistic project plan and schedule to meet the project objectives.
  • Ensure that all standard procedures and systems for project planning and scheduling are followed.
  • Responsible for ensuring that proper WBS, coding and resources are integrated into the schedule.
  • Ensuring Contractor's plans and schedules are prepared and integrated according to project standards and contract requirements.
  • Coordinate and update schedules with actual progress and forecast remaining durations, project milestones, and completion dates
  • Apply practical field experience with planning and scheduling knowledge to identify challenges to the project schedule and suggest mitigation plans and prepare recovery schedules
  • Carry out what-if schedule analysis for different options or to assess impacts of certain events
  • Proactively report schedule status and efficiently communicate any schedule risk and mitigation plan with PM/CM and project control supervisor

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Post secondary education in Engineering or Construction. Engineering P.Eng (or its equivalent) is preferred.
  • 10 years working experience, including 5 years of pipeline relevant construction or project experience.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work with a minimum level of supervision
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively in a team environment
  • Computer skills using P6, Power BI, Ecosys, Microsoft Office products
  • Project Management Professional credential (PMP) is preferred

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.