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We have built our reputation as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada by achieving a positive, safe, and productive environment for all our employees. Our goal is to employ only the best our industry has to offer.
Canonbie Contracting Limited is a division of Aecon Group Inc., providing a full range of industrial and construction services including: civil, electrical and mechanical services of piping, insulation, scaffolding and module fabrication.  Our superior commitment to the highest quality services stems from our core values of safety, integrity, excellence and profitability. Our exceptional mix of quality and safety is complemented by our employee’s knowledge, skills, experience and client commitment in every job.
Division Energy
City Edmonton
Province/State Alberta [AB]
Country Canada [CA]
City Edmonton
Title Scheduler
Educational Requirements Cert. Engineering Technician/Technologist (CET)
Professional Engineer (P.Eng)
Position Overview The Scheduler will be responsible for preparing/updating various types and levels of EPC schedules, and controlling project budget and cost of assigned projects. Scheduling will be performed using Primavera P3e/c to produce a critical path schedule, budget/cost reports and project analysis reports.
Key Responsibilities
  • Read and review project drawings, project scope and estimates
  • Communicate with the project manager and project team to generate an outline of the project execution plan, schedule WBS, and keep the schedule at a level of detail
  • Develop integrated schedules using Primavera for various projects and their different stages (Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Pre-Commissioning, Commissioning)
  • Generate comprehensive schedules in a variety of formats and details to suit different users
  • Identify the cirtical path and near cirtcal path within the schedules
  • Interface the schedule with the project budget and resource load it with labour and material resources based on the project approved budget, hours and quantity
  • Ensure Canonbie Contracting Limited standards as well as Client standards for scheduling are aligned
  • Develop project control reports (Bar Charts, S-Curve, Productivity, Manpower Histogram and Commodity Curve)
  • Review and analyze the schedule, monitor actual progress and compare the updates with the baseline and report progress against schedule in the proper format
  • Analyze project schedule issues and propose corrective actions for timely completion of the project
  • Analyze productivity, trends and forecasts and update their impact on the schedule, project budget and cost
  • Generate cost engineering/control deliverables including preparation of budget, tracking of actual costs against budget and performing variance analysis studies
  • Keep track of change orders and extra work orders
  • Train/supervise Junior Schedulers
  • Assist the project manager in preparing forecast reports
  • Assist the project control/technical specialist in setting up ICMS and updating/maintaining the system information (progress, budget, takeoff and document control)
  • Assist the project team in developing the three-week look ahead planning on site and making sure that the FIWP is implemented as part of the planning
  • Provide planning support to proposals team
  • Provide support to the project control staff
Required Knowledge & Skills
  • Post-secondary education - Bachelor of Science (Engineering Discipline) or C.E.T.
  • Between three (3) to five (5) years of related experience
  • Excellent/advanced knowledge of Primavera P6e/c
  • Excellent/advanced knowledge of Earned Value principles
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Organizational skills in order to handle multiple tasks within a high-pressure work site environment
  • Interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and employees
  • Willingness for continuous learning and advancement of technical knowledge
  • Detail oriented and customer focused
  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills
Employment Status Permanent
Date Req Created 2/13/2012
Compensation & Benefits Overview

Canonbie Contracting strives to be an employer of choice offering employees a competitive wage and benefits package which includes:


  • Immediate benefit eligibility
  • 100% employer paid benefits package
  • Dental Health Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
Equity Statement

Canonbie Contracting Limited is an equal opportunity employer.

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