Job Title: Project Controls Scheduler - 2705A
Function: Project Controls
Position Type: Regular, Full-Time
Pay Type: Exempt
This opportunity is being offered by National Aerospace Solutions, the team selected by the U.S. Air Force to conduct Test and Operations Sustainment at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC), Arnold Air Force Base, Tennessee. National Aerospace Solutions is a limited liability company comprised of Bechtel National Inc. (as lead company) and Sierra Lobo Inc. with teaming Subcontractors nLogic Inc. and Chugach Federal Solutions Inc. AEDC operates more than 55 aerodynamic and propulsion wind tunnels, rocket and turbine engine test cells, space environmental chambers, arc heaters, ballistic ranges and other specialized units located in six states. Many of the complex's test units have capabilities unmatched elsewhere in the United States; some are unique in the world. AEDC is one of three installations which are part of the Air Force Test Center (AFTC), one of six subordinate commands of the Air Force Materiel Command organization and an important national resource.
AEDC’s mission is to conduct developmental test and evaluation for the Nation through modeling, simulation, ground, and flight test. Execution of the mission requires a large team of highly qualified and dedicated professionals from multiple technical disciplines to effectively accomplish the objectives of our test customers.
- Assist in developing, maintaining, status updating, and analyzing the Integrated Master Schedule within Oracle P6 for Branch Capital, Maintenance and Operations, and Test support Projects. This includes managing at the resource level as well as planned dates and durations.
- Assist in conducting in-depth schedule analysis of project schedules and their interdependencies to identify and clearly communicate potential areas of asset and/or resource conflict to NAS and Air Force leadership.
- Assist in preparing various schedule views for management showing variance to baseline, variance from last forecast, remaining float, critical path supported by analysis.
- Assist in managing project schedule baseline and change control.
- Assist in developing and implementing requirements for resource loading, reporting, and analyzing standards, programs, and reports. Perform performance monitoring and control functions for specific applications.
- Assist in conducting schedule integrity checks and follow through to resolve any issues.
- Communication and coordination of schedule changes to take advantage of opportunities and mitigate conflicts.
- Assist in maintaining integration between P6 and earned value reporting.
- Coordinate and support branch management and control account managers in the development of project estimates (may include RBA SOC estimates); monitoring of project cost performance, funding availability and EVM related reporting.
- Support daily, weekly and monthly schedule reporting requirements.
- Assist in developing resource curves and resource planning.
- Support, attend and lead (as needed) meetings where test, outage and capital schedules are discussed.
- Assist in developing out-year planning as needed.
- It is a condition of employment to wear company issued PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) in accordance with supervisory direction and company policy.
- Perform other related duties as required.
- BS degree plus three (3) to six (6) years of relevant experience or any equivalent combination of education and progressive and relevant experience.
- Current US Citizenship required.
- Skilled in oral and written communication, with demonstrated ability to present Project Controls information to management/client.
- Strong communication skills and confidence in reporting schedule performance to both management and the client.
- Oracle Primavera P6 experience.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across all levels of leadership.
- Strong knowledge of schedule theory.
- Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively in a dynamic environment.
- Assist with establishing criteria for Project Controls activities.
- Demonstrated ability to plan and organize.
- Proficiency in using PC operating systems and several basic software applications such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint as well as schedule network software such as Primavera.
Due to Air Force Security requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required for employment at AEDC.
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