Scheduler

HBK is searching for a Scheduler. The Scheduler is responsible for assisting the business with all facets of scheduling for proposing and executing project delivery focused on electric, gas, telecommunications, and water infrastructure. Work assignments may include multiple concurrent projects and pursuits.

Who We Are:

HBK Engineering, LLC is a proven leader in utility engineering. We are a fully licensed, professional engineering design firm headquartered in downtown Chicago, with local offices throughout the country.  In 2020, HBK Engineering, LLC joined forces with Quanta Services, the leading specialty contractor with the largest skilled labor force in North America – providing fully integrated infrastructure solutions for the utility, energy, and communications industries. As HBK continues to build our experience in the Power, Gas and Telecommunication infrastructure space, we are additionally expanding into the pipeline, oil & gas, and environmental services markets. With all these growth-focused, fast-paced career opportunities, there's never been a more exciting time to join the HBK Engineering team.

Description:

  • Develops Linear Schedule Method (LSM) and Critical Path Method (CPM) schedules and updates to include development, master project schedule integration, and cost-loaded resource assignments
  • Works collaboratively with pursuit and project leaders, engineers, estimators, procurement specialists, suppliers, and trade contractors to develop, baseline, and update project schedules using multiple formats and software
  • Creates and maintains alignment of the work breakdown structure with the financial breakdown structure of pursuits and projects
  • Develops cost and resource loaded schedules, generates cash flow curves, and incorporates earned value metrics and Key Performance Indicators
  • Supports and challenges the project teams to develop accurate productivity durations and optimizes the sequence of work
  • Incorporates change management and activity progression updates
  • Assists with Risk Management identification, qualification, and mitigation planning
  • Identifies, documents, and performs schedule analysis and time impact analysis
  • Maintains sufficient and accurate documentation and storage
  • Possesses exemplary personal workflow processes and time management skills
  • Drives short-interval scheduling practices among project leadership staff
  • Adheres to internal standards, policies, and procedures
  • Performs special projects and completes other duties as assigned or requested

Qualifications:

Required Experience and Education

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience developing resource/cost loaded schedules and familiarity with earned value metrics
  • Proficiency in using Primavera P6, Microsoft Project and the Microsoft Office Suite of software
  • Competent in use of schedule reporting for analysis and presentation purposes

Preferred Experience and Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Construction Management, or relevant field
  • Over 5 years of direct experience with design, permitting, procurement, construction, and commissioning teams on developing schedules for heavy construction, power delivery, and wet infrastructure works
  • Proficiency in using TILOS
  • Familiarity with Acumen analysis software

Required Skills

  • Self-starter who can work independently while supporting the needs of the team
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of the organization
  • Customer service and effective time management skills

Travel Requirements

  • Travel: Yes
  • Percent of Time: Up to 25%

Pay range: $22.00 an hour and up, commensurate with experience