Project Scheduler

  • Job Reference: 2241
  • Date Posted: 31 January 2024
  • Employer: Gleeds
  • Website: http://www.gleeds.co.uk
  • Location: Atlanta
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Location: Atlanta 
Schedule: Hybrid, 3 days in office

Gleeds is currently seeking a Project Scheduler to be based out of the Atlanta office and help serve project and client needs. The successful candidates will be responsible for the development, management and updating of the project schedules.

Role and Responsibilities (including but are not limited to): 

Candidates are required to have experience in the following areas:
  • Develop schedules around project WBS 
  • Understand and incorporate logic into the schedule
  • Define the critical path 
  • Incorporate resources and budgets into the schedule 
  • Undertake weekly progress updates during project meetings and proactively engage the PM by:
    • Bringing suggestions or changes based on input from track leads
    • Identify potential threats to meeting schedule
    • Take direction from PM to obtain additional information as needed for the updating of the schedule
  • Review and validate subcontractor schedules
  • Re-forecast completion dates and communicate key changes to the PM
  • Forecast future resource requirements
  • Develop and publish look ahead reports 
  • Support cash flow forecasting with schedule reports and forecast completion dates  

Desired Qualifications and Experience:
  • Industrial or Commercial sectors 
  • Three (3) – Five (5) years project scheduling experience  or Project Management experience
  • Proficient in Primavera P6  
  • Thoroughly understands and utilizes Information Technology in the performance of their work including Adobe Acrobat, Micosoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.  
  • Relationship building / team work
  • Self-reliant
  • Not afraid to ask questions to drive understanding of concepts, path forward or implications of scheduled activities being pushed

Education:
  •  BA/BS in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, related Engineering Field or equivalent industry experience.  
Other Requirements

Candidates must have current US work authorization to work for any US employer without needed sponsorship now or at any time in the future.


Joining us
Be part of the extraordinary

Every day at Gleeds, we influence the way people around the world live, work and travel. Delivering on the world’s most iconic projects for globally renowned clients, our teams solve complex problems that shape the future of the built environment.

One of the qualities we value in people, is the ability to think creatively about the solutions we offer to clients. With 71 offices spanning the Americas, Europe, MENA and Asia Pacific our ability to innovate and improve is a product of the varied backgrounds and experience of our people. We welcome new perspectives and ideas.

Above all, we believe that quality relationships sit at the heart of good business. We strive to be the people that seek to understand and bring people together. Wherever we are in the world, our aspiration is to leave a positive legacy for people and local communities, whilst living and breathing our three core values:
  • We’re committed to our clients and our people
  • We’re creative and realistic
  • We combine professionalism with personality.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications regardless of age, disability, marital status, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, or gender.

We recognize the importance of work/life balance and agree flexible working arrangements to suit each individual.

Gleeds is a Great Place to Work certified employer.