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Job Opening - Scheduler - Chicago, IL


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Contract position: Engineering & Construction client is looking for a Project Controls Engineer for a temp to hire assignment in downtown Chicago, IL. You need 3-8 years of experience in project planning & scheduling and cost tracking for industrial or heavy industrial EPC projects. Experience with Primavera is preferred. ** Hourly rate is commensurate with experience & education **

Responsibilities for the Scheduler

  • Main responsibility will be to develop & maintain project & program schedules using Oracle Primavera P6 v7 or R8 in support of large utility Transmission Line and Substation projects
  • Developing complex project schedules working with functional leads and project managers
  • Maintain the schedule throughout the project lifecycle via feedback from the internal project team as well as input from contractor and vendor schedules and associated communication
  • The output will be presented in a manner that facilitates the planning and execution of the project in line with project objectives
  • Identify critical and near-critical paths as well as trends to help project team stay on track
  • Review, assess, process, and quality check detailed information and database inputs on a weekly basis

Requirements for the Scheduler

  • 3-8 years combined engineering and construction scheduling and cost tracking experience on complex, industrial or heavy industrial EPC projects
  • You need to be local to Chicago and willing to work in downtown on a daily basis
  • Must have solid experience with critical path method (CPM) scheduling in support of EPC projects
  • Advanced skills with creating and maintaining schedules in Primavera P6 software
  • BS degree in Engineering, Business, Construction Management or related field is preferred
  • Knowledgeable of engineering, procurement and construction planning, scheduling, logistics is needed
  • The ideal candidate is equally experienced and skilled in project scheduling AND cost engineering concepts in support of EPC projects


  • PTO Program
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance available, and more...


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