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Project Scheduler
Ref No.: 18-00210
Location: Los Angeles, California
Position Type:Direct Placement

Location: Los Angeles, CA

• Independently interprets and reads detailed construction drawings (Architectural, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Civil) and develops a clear understanding of work scope.
• Reviews Contractor's Baseline schedule submissions and verifies that all work scope is identified properly and logically sequenced correctly.
• Provides written detailed schedule review comments.
• Performs QA / QC on contractor schedule submittals for conformance with contract.
• Reviews critical path, cost loading, resource loading of man-hours, schedule content, recovery schedules, use of logic relationships and lags, constraints and milestones.
• Performs schedule Time Impact Analysis for any change orders that affect the construction schedule.
• Conducts schedule negotiations with the OAR and the contractor for any delay time settlements.
• Reads drawings to determine if work is in or out of scope, and understands terms and conditions of the contract to determine if any compensable or non-compensable time extensions have merit.
• Performs Critical Path analysis and Earned Value analysis.
• Walks the construction sites as needed and checks the contractor's weekly / monthly schedule progress.
• Provides reports to the project OAR and upper management.
• Effectively communicates with the Contractor regarding all schedule / progress related matters and concerns in the weekly status meetings and all other schedule related meetings.
• Performs Program Schedule QA / QC reviews on a regular basis.
• Performs status updates for Program Schedules / Master Schedules on a bi-monthly basis.
• Ensures proper use of Program-level standard codes, layouts and reports necessary to ensure data integrity.
• Serves as a liaison between project teams, department leadership and the Program & Project Controls department.
• Prepares reports as needed and directed by management.

• 8 years full time paid professional experience in Construction Scheduling for an owner or General Contractor, preferably in an educational facility or in public works projects.
• Proficiency in Primavera P6 version 8.1 or above and MS Office Suite.
• Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management OR graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor's degree in any course, but with additional two (2) years of experience in Construction Scheduling to compensate for the required education.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Platinum Resource Group is a professional level consulting firm, providing resources to Fortune 1000 client companies in the areas of technology, human resources, accounting, finance, business systems and supply chain, on a contract and interim basis. PRG has operations in Orange County, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco. As a W-2 employer we offer our consultants direct deposit bi-weekly payroll, health, dental, vision benefits, paid holidays, and referral bonuses.