Randstad Junior Planner/Primavera Scheduler in Norwalk, Connecticut

Junior Planner/Primavera Scheduler

job details:

  • location:Norwalk, CT

  • salary:$30 - $32 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, January 31, 2019

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Utilities

  • reference:S_727329

  • questions:jacob.hendrickson@randstadusa.com860/665-3016

job description

Junior Planner/Primavera Scheduler

This position is responsible for planning and scheduling daily work assignments for the Construction, Maintenance and Meter Services departments. This position works closely with Planners to ensure that work is scheduled appropriately in order to meet both customer and compliance deadlines. Ensures that work plans and schedules facilitate timely and cost-effective completion of all capital workload including new business, compliance and mandated work, system reliability, and maintenance and construction.

Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Works collaboratively across the Gas organization to achieve companys strategies and goals.

  • Builds and maintains daily and weekly work schedules for Construction, Maintenance and/or Meter services crews and personnel.

  • Responsible for scheduling all work in the order of priority that will ensure compliance deadlines and customer needs are fully met.

  • Responsible for scheduling daily work assignments in a manner that optimizes crew productivity and minimizes overtime expenditures.

  • Organizes and facilitates weekly planning meetings with Operating department personnel.

  • Weekly communication of the work plan to Operating department personnel.

  • Daily monitoring of actual work completed compared to the work plan.

  • Preparation of the weekly/annual construction schedule utilizing scheduling software such as Primavera.

Working hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

Analytical problem solving skills, MS Office product skills. Knowledge of database systems and reporting tools.Demonstrates competency and proficiency in oral and written communications, displays initiative; accepts responsibility; holds others accountable; participates in and facilitates team effectiveness; thinks and acts analytically; applies knowledge and skill to solve problems and responds promptly. Knowledge of Maximo/Click Schedule, Microsoft Project and Gas Operations preferred.

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Entry Level

Qualifications:

Education: Requires a Bachelors Degree in Business, Engineering, Mathematics or related discipline or equivalent experience.

Experience with Primavera required

Strong computer knowledge/experience, including Microsoft Office Suite

Experience with ClickSchedule or Maximo preferred

Experience: Minimum of 1 year of experience. Detailed knowledge of Gas Operations preferred. Project management experience preferred


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