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Construction Scheduler in Calgary at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing is currently recruiting for a Construction Scheduler, with experience in Electrical Construction Scheduling, for our client based in Calgary (SE).  This will be a long term contract position. 


  • Participate in a cross-functional team environment in the development and oversight of electrical construction related project planning and scheduling
  • Lead resource scheduling meetings with the project team to develop, maintain and manage the resource-loaded schedule;
  • Analyze and forecast construction resource levels. Provide recommendations as to required resource levels to meet forecast requirements;
  • Report on schedule progress and analyze productivity levels of resources;
  • Assign project baselines and perform variance analysis.  Identify and evaluate exceptions to baseline plan impacting schedule; perform schedule compliance reporting;
  • Review critical path, schedule content, use of relationships and lag, constraints and milestones


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in an Electrical Engineering Technology program, Construction Management or a related field;
  • Scheduling certificate such as PMI-SP is an asset, but not required


  • 3 -8 years of experience scheduling with a strong preference placed on Primavera, P6 V.8
  • Experience in electrical construction industry or utilities is a must . 
  • Understanding of construction project management or certification a plus;
  • Requires strong computer skills in MS Office suite;
  • Experienced in critical path methodology to ensure, and communicate, timely delivery of milestone tasks;
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Understanding of Project management, Planning, and Scheduling concepts
  • Experience working with MAXIMO-Work Order application is an asset
  • Experience working with MAXAVERA is an asset

All interested applicants are encouraged to apply today.  Please apply directly online to job order #53614 or, via email to with job title in subject line. 

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity.  Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview. 

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