Planner / Scheduler

PUB300451

About this role

Our client is seeking a Planner / Scheduler for a Full-Time, contract opportunity. This is a six month contract opportunity with the potential for extension or conversion to a permanent staff position.

Responsibilities

The Planner/Scheduler is responsible for the development of planning and scheduling of tasks in support of the National Shipbuilding & Procurement Strategy. Key responsibilities include developing the Project plan within the integrated master schedule incorporating resource loaded Material, Engineering, Production and Test & Trials plans. All plans must be developed to support the development and input or work packages into Shipyard’s Materials Resources Planning (MRP) and Financial systems.

  • Utilizing Primavera Project Planning Tool to develop and maintain Contract and Level 2-3 Plans and integrated schedules for the Program Management Office (PMO) to support adherence to schedule, forecasting and to provide data/management information for decision making purposes.
  • Develop detailed engineering and design schedules that align to program milestones and, meet Customer and requirements and allow for the early identification of delays etc.
  • Develop and maintain individual and integrated resource profiles from Primavera Project Planning Tool information.
  • Ensures Interface between P6 schedules and MRP system are maintained where applicable.
  • Prepare and distribute weekly and monthly project status reports.
  • Provide planning and scheduling analysis and forecasting to senior leadership to develop management information that will provide the basis for future actions and decision making about the program.
  • Support the preparation of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) reports that identify program status, cost, and schedule performance.

Requirements

Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business or similar field
  • 5+ years planning/scheduling experience in a large manufacturing environment, preferably in the shipbuilding industry.
  • Certification by an accredited society in Planning, Production Control and/or Project Management is highly desirable.
  • Extensive knowledge of shipbuilding operations with a detailed understanding of the relationship between procurement, design, production and test operations.
  • Proficiency working with independent planning systems including Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project (nice to have)
  • Experience using an ERP system in a large manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of EVMS principles and their application in monitoring, reporting and controlling work activities.
  • Strong problem solving skills, analytical abilities and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong customer service focus.

Benefits

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Application process

1

We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.

2

After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.

3

During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.

4

After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.

5

Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Marieke Bravo is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:
PUB300451

Account manager

Marieke Bravo
Brunel Canada - Calgary
m.bravo@brunel.net

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