Randstad Master Scheduler in Houston, Texas

Master Scheduler

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$45 - $60 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, July 11, 2018

  • experience:8 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Oil and Gas Extraction

  • reference:141433

job description

Master Scheduler

Contract position: Seeking a Master scheduler for a long term contract position. This person will provide subject matter expertise for the planning and guidance for major turnaround schedules.

Responsibilities for the Master Scheduler

  • Provide guidance and support, mentoring, coaching, and training

  • Assists in identifying industry best practices and tools. Ensure key P/S metrics are measured and reported, enabling continuous improvement and sustainability

  • Training, evaluating, and oversight on the development of a Dynamic Turnaround schedule.

  • Engagement with Long Range Turnaround Portfolio and Turnaround Management, ensuring credibility and value within P/S. This could include such things as auditing and supporting BUs or segments to secure resources.

  • Aids segments and individual Turnaround teams by supporting: providing input on the right resource(s) for S/P efforts; mentoring, coaching and training those less experienced or knowledgeable Turnaround professionals; interface with leadership when appropriate for insight on issues, concerns, or instill confidence on P/S efforts; auditing schedules or plans in such a manner to influence or direct credibility, control, and success.

  • Works closely with Cost and Estimating SME to deliver balance between cost and schedule aspect of Turnaround and portfolio management

Requirements for the Master Scheduler

  • Scheduling certifications such as SP from PMI and PSP from AACE or similar

  • Bachelors degree highly preferred

  • Experience scheduling turnaround project at large plants or refineries, preferably in the petrochemical industry

  • Turnaround size experience, small and large efforts of planning and scheduling,<$5M to $100M

  • Demonstrate able to train and coach others in Primavera P6

  • Ability to travel at least 50% of the time. This could be higher based on turnaround timing.


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