Project Scheduler

Requisition Number:  18859

Surry, VA, US, 23883

Project Scheduler - 12 Months

Surry, VA


Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse's mission to provide clean energy solutions? At WECTEC Staffing Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure all projects are executed with Safety and Environmental Compliance as the primary focus of all personnel supporting his/her projects.
  • Provide Project Management with current and accurate project schedules. Develop and be willing to provide recommendations to improve project schedules and project planning standards. Help coordinate work and resources with various station/department groups, and meet with vendors and supervisors, as necessary, to ensure that requirements and work needs are being addressed.
  • Keep the schedules current and accurate by going to the jobs to check on their statuses
  • Utilize various scheduling techniques to include Critical Path management, resource management/leveling, pert charts, cost management, etc. as requested.
  • Identify requirements and conduct planning and scheduling meetings with various departments to ensure that scheduling activities are properly identified, integrated and resources leveled. Prepare, conduct, and lead project meeting discussions to communicate scope and schedule status in an organized and professional atmosphere.
  • Maintain and analyze work progress and effectiveness within and in accordance with the schedule. Review compliance with project planning (capital budget) schedules, plan job steps for work execution in SAP, utilizing applicable permits in the planning process to include correct account coding (if applicable). Track purchase requisitions and deliveries if directed by the Project Manager.
  • Develop reports indicating activities scheduled by shift, progress, milestone status, daily and weekly objectives, projected completion, earned value, etc. and provide Project Management progress updates and projections for management teams. Trend critical path activities. Develop and maintain standard project schedules.
  • Conduct job walk downs prior to schedule development. Accountable for meeting Project Management and plant safety goals. Conduct job observations, housekeeping observations, and report hazards or other issues.
  • Develop effective system processes and standards to be followed at all locations for scheduling techniques and reporting formats. Incorporate improvement techniques in future procedures and plans.


Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • MUST have minimum of 3 years directly related work as a project/outage scheduler in a nuclear setting.
  • MUST have prior experience in a project with the past 5 years using Primavera P6
  • MUST have nuclear experience.
  • MUST have experience and knowledge of using scheduling techniques to include Critical Path management, resource management/leveling, pert charts, cost management, etc.
  • MUST have shown experience in translating plans to schedules
  • Detailed knowledge of work control processes.
  • Strong Project Management techniques and skills.
  • Skilled in leading and fostering cooperation without formal authority.

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Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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