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Senior Project Scheduler

Department: 210 - Large Projects PWB
Location: Portland, OR

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MWH Constructors, an industry leader in the heavy civil construction of water and wastewater facilities, is currently seeking a Senior Project Scheduler to support the construction of a Water Treatment Plant located in Portland, OR. This project will be the first of its kind in Portland, scheduled to break ground in Summer of 2024 and ultimately supplying 135 million gallons of water a day to the Portland community by Fall of 2027. This position is a great opportunity to be a part of a historic infrastructure and filtration project and see it through the entire project delivery life cycle, from groundbreaking to closeout.

This position is project-based, located in Cottrell, Oregon, approximately 25 miles east of Portland. Relocation assistance will be available.

Essential Functions

  • Develop accurate schedules in adherence with the contract using industry best practices and insight from project team members.
  • Attend all schedule-related meetings, including progress meetings.
  • Conduct job walks when necessary to verify schedule progress.
  • Schedule review meetings and special meetings pertaining to scheduling of the Work.
  • Work closely with the Owner’s Representative to deliver acceptable products outlined in this section and comply with the Reports requirements.
  • Update project schedules in accordance with company procedures and industry best practices. Communicate results to project team and suggest action when necessary.
  • Manage project change regarding the project schedule. Review changes for possible impacts to the project duration and prepare change notices as required by contract.
  • Review project schedules for compliance with company procedures, contract requirements and industry best practices. Recommend corrective action where necessary.
  • Develop and execute monthly schedule reports for project and management use.
  • Provide schedule guidance to schedule software users as needed.
  • Work in a manner to ensure your personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies.

Basic Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Science or higher university degree in Engineering, construction management or a related degree. An equivalent combination of experience, skills and training may be substituted.
  • Minimum of 15 years verifiable experience in construction work sequencing, productivity, and scheduling as well as preparing and maintaining detailed construction schedules using the most current version of Oracle Primavera P6 software.
  • Experience on projects with construction value of $250+ million is required.
  • Experience covering development of baseline schedules, incorporating cost and resource data, subcontractor schedules, schedule updating and analysis of progress, including project compliance processes and audits.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, and other normal business applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with customer facing experience.
  • Knowledge of general construction practices and sequences required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project planning experience
  • Earned Value Management experience on self-perform projects.
  • Experience with Deltek Acumen Fuse and/or Risk software
  • Experience with 4D/BIM Synchro software
  • Experience with CMiC construction software
  • Working knowledge of other scheduling software (MS Project, Asta, NetPoint, etc.)
  • Primavera database administration experience
  • Professional Scheduler Certification from PMI (PMI-SP) or AACE (PSP)


  • Group health & welfare benefits including options for medical, dental and vision
  • 100% Company Paid Benefits: Employee Life Insurance & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D), Spouse and Dependent Life & AD&D, Short Term Disability (STD), Long Term Disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program and Health Advocate
  • Voluntary benefits at discounted group rates for accidents, critical illness, and hospital indemnity
  • Flexible Time Off Program (includes vacation and personal time)
  • Paid Sick and Safe Leave
  • Paid Parental Leave Program
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan (company matching contributions up to 4%).
  • Employee Referral Program

MWH Constructors is a global project delivery company in heavy civil construction with a focus on water and wastewater treatment infrastructure. With the ultimate goal of delivering maximum value to clients and their local communities, MWH Constructors provides single-source, integrated design and construction services through a full range of project delivery methods. Incorporating industry-leading preconstruction and construction services, the Company’s multi-disciplined team of engineering and construction professionals delivers a wide range of projects, including new facilities, infrastructure improvement and expansion, and capital construction services.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Please note that all positions require pre-employment screening, including drug and background check, as a condition of employment

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