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14407 - Planner/Scheduler

  • LocationEdmonton, AB - Canada
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions1 Position
  • Job no: BP3AG
  • Category: Engineering

Our client, a Canadian multinational energy transportation company with a focus on the transportation, distribution, and generation of energy, has an immediate need for a Planner/Scheduler. This is a contract position for one (1) year located in Edmonton, Alberta.


Assigned to projects of more than $50 MM/year with multiyear duration with an extreme level of complexity. 


  • 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.


  • 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.
  • Requires specialized depth and/or breadth of expertise in project planning and scheduling and considered an industry expert in the field.
  • Expert user of Primavera P6 software
  • Computer skills using P6, Power BI, Ecosys, Microsoft Office products
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Can troubleshoot specific controls issues and make applicable changes.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work with a minimum level of supervision
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively in a team environment
  • Must be a proven high performer, based on prior performance reviews.

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