MAJOR DUTIES Assigned as the.Projéct Scheduler .at the Soo Area Office. In this capacity, incumbent serves as a special advisor to the Resident Engineer if. implementing and maintaining Primavera P6
schedules for the major construction projects. The position is responsible for applying a
thorough understanding of the many aspects of project management,. contract administration, time. impact analyses, and other functions necessary for assessing and
implementing: the full and efficient application of. ‘construction. schedules utilizing Primavera
Works with Resident.and. Project Engineers to ensure that all project scheduies. are technically and logically correct to:administer the work. ‘Requires expert knowledge of
_ scheduling techniques and Primavera P6. Ensures all policies and procedures are utilized
wher reviewing contractor schedules. Responsible fer schedule review and evaluation of durations, logic, and overall schedule structure to determine. schedule maturity and. identify potential issues. that may impact project completion for all-assigned construction projects: Estimates .and reports on expected time of completion of project and interim-milestonés and preparés concise reports. thereof for project execution. monitoring and: progress reporting. Provides training in schedule review/analysis to Project. Development Team (PDT) membérs
and. makes available written instructions and reference materiais.
Performs Critical Path analysis of the construction. contractor’s project schedule. Understands optional scenario drills and.the: .impact.of work around plans to near-term and | long-range program objectives. Utilizes schedule information to identify risk activities and candidates for risk.mitigation actions. Communicates opportunities for improvement and makes suggestions for alternative courses of action te reduce schedule risk. Validates and _ verifies schedule logic enabling the schedute to portray accurate status. Confirms directed dates or constraint. dates do. not mask the Critical Path. Ensures estimated: completion range
“for targeted activities: based on early start, early’ finish, late start and late finish dates are
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY. THE POSITION Knowledge of agency Construction Mahagement standards,. policies, and network analysis, system approaches; knowledge of subject-matter work processes and terminology in the
assigned aréa; ahd a familiarity with. precedents and_-alternative approaches functioning in.
comparable organizations with similar missions; all the-foregoing to:advise on the merits-of and to plan and carry out techniques and methods to.implement and sustain the P6-.
- of structure and scheduling processes irivolved in, utilizing Primavera P6 as it ;
relates.to successful project completion ‘50 as to recognize probable conflicts. P6 is a. systematic method for dilocating time, money, and manpower resources at a work task level through a. series of computer programs or.system, for effective project management of those resources for accomplishment of the Corps mission,
Knowledge of qualitative and quantitative techniques for analyzing and measuring the effectiveness, efficiency, and productivity of the Primavera P6 network analysis schedule.