Project Controls Scheduler

  • location: Vance, AL
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $28 - $36 per hour

job description

Project Controls Scheduler

job summary:
Project Controls Specialist (Scheduling) opportunity with an automotive manufacturing client located South of the Birmingham, AL area. This position, under general supervision, will be responsible for the integration of all new type vehicles with a focus on timeline management in project committees as a representative of all plant topics in the new type projects.

location: Vance, Alabama
job type: Contract
salary: $28 - 36 per hour
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Bachelors
  • Monitor and analyze project schedules in accordance with client's Development System
  • Track, analyze, and report information appropriately to allow the project teams to manage their projects and evaluate weekly reports
  • Ensure accuracy of project schedules and performed version control
  • Coordinate project schedules, tasks, meeting updates, and efficient distribution of reports
  • Monitor projects' progress, including identifying critical activities and reviewing forecasts and progress achieved to date
  • Organize workshops and escalate topics as necessary
  • Maintain project risk register to ensure that risks are effectively managed to minimize their impact on schedule, scope, and budget of projects
  • Track baselines, perform what-if analysis, and develop contingency plans Perform coordination of cross-functional departments to identify project issues, monitor action items, and work with the project manager to ensure resolution
  • Performs other duties as required

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or Business Administration or related area or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Co-Op / internship and/ or up to 2 years' professional experience in Project management or schedule tracking
  • Proficiency in project scheduling software
  • Ability to work in a team with high commitment and great flexibility
  • Interpersonal skills and abilities to deal effectively at all levels and with corporate / external partners.
  • Sound analytical and organizational skills, structured working approach and attention to details

  • Experience level: Entry Level
  • Minimum 2 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Project Management
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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