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AECOM Project Planning & Scheduling Specialist in Orange, California

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Scheduler to be based in Orange, CA.

  • Provides analysis of schedule data to identify key project issues.

  • Supports the development of plans and schedules for proposals.

  • May assist in leading junior staff through assignment tasks.

  • Assists in tracking corrective actions.

  • Assists in coordination of schedule input from all parts of the organization.

  • Able to identify and assist in analysis of project schedule variances. Identifies and analyzes schedule variances and recommends associated corrective action.

  • Updates and produces scheduling management reports.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of WBS and helps ensure that project coding is effectively used for all cornerstone applications.

  • Able to use drawings and specifications for schedule development.

  • Expert ability to develop CPM schedule logic for engineering, procurement and construction as well as command of cornerstone scheduling system.

  • Able to resource load schedule and perform remedial schedule risk analysis.

  • Responsible for assembling data for schedule updating.

  • Familiar with construction contracting and the scheduling implications of contract terms.

  • Measures progress and reviews invoices of contractors.

  • Reviews purchase orders and subcontract schedule status and provides management with input on subcontract performance.

  • Knowledgeable of scope control and change management and has demonstrated ability to incorporate directed changes into schedule baseline. Knowledgeable in earned value methodology.

  • Assumes responsibility for some elements of baseline schedule and associated maintenance.

  • Familiar with basic cost analysis and forecasting as it relates to planning and scheduling.

  • Conducts or assists in performance measurement and associated schedule trends.

  • Supports various levels of project reporting.

  • Participates in and at times leads project planning and scheduling review meetings.

  • Assists in procedure development and implementation.

Qualifications

  • BA/BS + 8 years of relevant experience, or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Valid driver's license required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Construction, or Engineering preferred

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $145,000 - $170,000 .

AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10077140

Business Line: PPM

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Program & Project Management

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