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Skanska Scheduler in Virginia Beach, Virginia


Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Post Date: Jan 13, 2021

Requisition #: SKA000CFT

Skanska USA Civil Southeast Inc. is currently looking for a Scheduler for our Harry W. Nice/Thomas "Mac" Middleton Bridge Replacement project located in Newburg, MD. The Scheduler will support the Operations Department in implementing major projects and will provide scheduling, monitoring, evaluation and reporting on projects. He/she will maintain close working relationships with the Project Team to ensure that they meet or exceed Project Controls standards. The position works, gathers, and distributes information and reports directly to the Scheduling Director or another position as defined by the Scheduling Director.

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsible for the safety of all assigned employees and subcontractors to ensure the safe execution of all activities, including the strict adherence to company safety policies and programs through the communication and enforcement of the Skanska Safety and Health Management Program, including the ability to independently stop work for a safety violation or suspected safety violation;

  • Independently plans, coordinates, supervises, and directs all planning and scheduling activities;

  • Implement and maintain schedule controls for design, procurement, construction and testing and commissioning activities. Manage internal controls including implementing process controls, measuring projects performance, reporting on projects status, and ensuring the integrity and validity of internally and externally disseminated information;

  • Identify and coordinate time and cost-saving opportunities in the execution of the project;

  • Provide assistance to Scheduling Director and the Project Manager to analyze claims and value engineering proposals to establish schedule implications;

  • Represent company and/or project in meetings with the owner, client representatives, and other contractors as required;

  • Provide quality, timeliness and efficiency of scheduling activities. Establish customer-oriented output goals and benchmarks;

  • Ensure that corporate planning and schedule standards are implemented and that all project-related activities comply;

  • Provide assistance to the Project Director on project controls policies and procedures and monitor and evaluate project schedules;

  • Assist in maintaining effective relationships with internal and external clients.

We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction or Engineering preferred, but experience may be considered in lieu of;

  • 5 years of related experience in heavy infrastructure projects required;

  • Must hold an AACEI or PMI certification;

  • 3 years of experience required in maintaining CPM project schedules on contracts or similar size an complexity;

  • Working proficiency in Primavera Software;

  • Understanding of Earned Value Management System;

  • Strong written, communication, and problem-solving skills;

  • Computer proficient and the ability to adapt to new innovations and processes;

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills;

  • Broad understanding of the industry;

  • Ability to multi-task;

  • Functions effectively as part of a team.

Developing Your Career at Skanska, You Will:

  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;

  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;

  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.

Skanska is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.

Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, life sciences and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 31 metro areas, we have nearly 11,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2017, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $7.3 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $18.8 billion in 2017. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.

We are proud to be named one of Americas Best Employers of 2019 by Forbes.

Additional Information

  • Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Employee Status: Limited Term