Posted time March 13, 2023 Location Ottawa Job type Full Time
  • Relocate: Required
  • Security: Required

About the job

As a Senior Construction Planner & Scheduler, you’ll perform more complex aspects of planning and scheduling activities; performing project schedule/planning functions in a client-facing capacity in the areas of project schedule development, project schedule oversight, schedule forecasting, schedule maintenance, critical path analysis, reporting, obtaining schedule updates, and update verification/validation.


  • Develops, coordinates, integrates, analyzes, and maintains, an integrated plan and schedule to meet program and/or project requirements.
  • Produces metrics for plans and schedules for moderately complex projects, programs, and change activities across the lifecycle of a program.
  • Performs studies/analysis and planning efforts, within and/or across programs/projects.
  • Develops the Integrated Master Plan, schedule and supports change incorporation plans related to integrated scheduling products.
  • Assist Project Managers and Superintendents in creating short-term schedules and monitoring these schedules.
  • Performs integration of program plans and schedules, horizontally and vertically, across with project stakeholders.
  • Identifies, analyzes and reports performance variances to management. Evaluate construction progress and provide regular schedule updates and schedule narratives.
  • Works with project stakeholders to develop performance recovery plans and incorporates recovery plans where appropriate.
  • Provides training and mentoring to lower level employees.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Directly supervise direct-reporting personnel
  • Administration of succession plans and performance reviews
  • Preparation of job description, roles & responsibilities for staff
  • Provides training and mentoring to lower-level employees.

This Position May Supervise:

  • Project Coordinator(s)
  • Engineering Co-Op Student
  • Project Scheduler/Planner(s)


  • 5+ years of experience in Planning and/or Scheduling Projects
  • 5+ years of experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Must be legally able to work in Canada
  • Strong communication skills – oral and written
  • Must be eligible for Reliability or Secret CISD Clearance
  • You have a construction-related degree/diploma
  • Self-motivated with good organizational skills
  • Ability to work well with others as a team
  • Bilingual in French and English is a strong asset
  • PMI Schedule Practitioner (PMI-SP) certification and-or Project Management Professional (PMP)certification is considered an asset

In addition, we offer;

  • A Competitive Salary
  • A competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • As a knowledge-based business, the organic growth of our knowledge and skills occurs through our work performance and roles.
  • The ability to anticipate, examine, and adopt new and innovative solutions is a crucial driver for the continual and progressive advancement of our business performance. In our culture, people are empowered to reflect and question current practices and seek forward-looking solutions to today’s problems and tomorrow’s opportunities.


  • Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.
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