Construction Scheduler

American Bridge Company   •  

Coraopolis, PA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 39 days ago


American Bridge is currently seeking a Construction Scheduler. This position requires a proficient working knowledge of Oracle/Primavera Project Management (P6 v8.3) and an ability to apply a logical progression of construction knowledge primarily in heavy civil infrastructure work.


4-yeardegree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or related field and 7 years of related construction scheduling work experience. OR a minimum of 10 years construction scheduling experience with no degree.

Experience with self-performing construction activities for heavy infrastructure projects.

Mastery of the Primavera Scheduling Software (P6).

Experience in the use of Tilos linear scheduling software is preferred

Experience in change orders and claims management

Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications and prepare project schedules with minimal supervision

Exceptional attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies.

Strong written and verbal communications skills.

Ability to relocate to Coraopolis, PA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Develop detailed engineering and construction critical path method (CPM) pre-bid and baseline project schedule(s) (via Primavera) based upon input from estimating representatives and/or contract documents. May assemble data from variety of sources.

Resource/cost loading of project schedule(s). Develop baseline and updated cashflow charts/data as requested.

Write schedule narratives for Baseline Schedules

Work with Project Teams and support them with updates to the project schedule at regular intervals, helping to identify and record the impact of work performed, and/or not performed as scheduled. This includes aiding in the collection of actual dates and quantities installed via field records, progress data supplied by others, and/or visual inspection. Construction Scheduler would also support project teams in updating and maintaining actual costs/resources inputting data consistent with project invoicing.

Train Project Team members in the use of P6 Support management through preparation and maintenance of forecasts and schedules.

Interface with other departments to provide scheduling/cost data for items such as sub-contract change requests, bid comparisons, new work item estimates, and resolution of potential schedule/work problems.

Provide supervision and/or on-the-job training to clerical and entry level professional personnel assigned to areas of responsibility.

Develop preliminary and/or detailed schedules for estimates and work to be bid. Support Estimating Department with schedules for pursuits across the company on projects of all sizes

Actively participate in change order and claims management efforts.

Coordinate with project teams to analyze delays and impacts and assist in the development of recovery schedules. Support scheduling needs within large Joint Ventures and P3 pursuits.

Other Skills and Abilities

• Must be able to legally work in the United States.

  • US Citizenship preferred

• Must be willing to work in a drug-free environment and agree to a post offer drug test.

• Must be willing to work safely and keep OSHA recordable incidents to a minimum.

• Comprehensive knowledge of industry standards and specialty bridge design software; must be proficient with MS Office.

• Good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to effectively plan and organize to meet project deadlines.

Able to interact effectively with others across spectrum of the company.

Willing to travel (approx. 10-15%) to project and project pursuit locations as needed to support project teams and project pursuits.

Supervisory Responsibilities


Education and/or Experience

A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Professional certification such as PSP or PMI-SP is a plus.

Mathematical Skills:

Must have strong business and financial acumen. Should have a strong understanding of engineering calculations, percent complete accounting, cash flow, financial formulas to gauge the health of a project, etc.

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of database systems, internet software; advanced knowledge of Excel including use of formulas, Word, and PowerPoint Software, and other computer-related concepts.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

P.E. licensure in the United States preferred, but not required

Current driver's license