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RailWorks Scheduler (Construction) in Mississauga, Ontario

Scheduler (Construction)

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Date:Sep 16, 2020

Location:Mississauga, ON, CA


Job ID: 5164

Performs project schedule/planning functions in the areas of project schedule development, project schedule oversight, schedule forecasting, critical path analysis, reporting, obtaining schedule updates and update verification/validation.

Primary/Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Schedules activities for procurement, construction, start-up and operations.

  • Develops baseline schedules ensuring the full integration of scope, schedule, costs, risk, and resources.

  • Identifies and tracks all changes to the project scope.

  • Revises schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, or other interruptions.

  • Produces, maintains and revises summary and detailed schedules for ongoing project reporting and other program management needs.

  • Ensures schedules correlate within the project cost data.

  • Estimates time element of change orders and incorporates within the schedules.

  • Evaluates critical path compliance and makes recommendations; actively seeks out schedule optimization opportunities.

  • Advises and assists team members in the development of their schedules.

  • Monitors actual progress rates and compares with plan.

  • Monitors status of critical activities and program milestones and identifies problem areas and solutions.

  • Performs detailed review of contractor schedules and work sequences.

  • Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.

  • Other duties as required

General/Other Responsibilities and Duties

  • Advises and assists team members in the development of their schedules.

  • Confers with supervisors to determine status of assigned projects.

  • Prepares and presents progress reports.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • A minimum of 5 years of scheduling experience using Primevera P6

  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of project management.

  • Ability to analyze and input data on project budgets and schedules.

  • Ability to meet deadlines.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proficiency with scheduling software (Primavera P6)and Microsoft Office suite.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

  • Generally works indoors, with some onsite/outdoor work.

  • Frequently sits, stands, walks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard.

  • May climb, balances, stoop, and crouch while negotiating work areas under construction.

  • May be exposed to harsh weather conditions and loud noise.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment with PNR RailWorks without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other characteristics protected by law.