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Jacobs Sr. Scheduler in Los Angeles, California

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

We challenge what is accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow.  If you’re interested in a long and rewarding career working with the #1 ranked most admired engineering / construction company in the world, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a Senior Planner based out Irvine California to support our Program Management Team in the greater San Diego of California area on primarily hospital and other vertical construction projects. Will require the ability to support from the Irvine Office, the various project sites, and home as conditions dictate. Travel to a from the project job site in the Southern California region will be required as conditions dictate.

As a key member of our support team, you’ll be interacting with engineering and construction to understand and communicate issues and conflicts that impact the schedule. You will provide program and/or project cost management, analyze CPM schedules and recommend workarounds and schedule improvements and may at times mentor and supervise junior personnel.

Join us and we will assist you in continuing the development of your skills and exploring all that you can do across our global company, with opportunities to share your knowledge along the way.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • 10+ years of Planning Scheduling and Cost Management experience

  • 10+ years’ experience with PMIS

  • Experience performing Schedule Time Impact Analysis

  • Prolog/E-Builder and/or Kahua experience

  • Earned Value Experience

  • Budgeting, Forecasting, Reporting

  • Excellent understanding of building construction, timelines, and practices

  • Expert Level with Primavera (P6) scheduling tool

  • Hospital/Health Care Construction and/or 5+ years of major vertical construction experience

Ideally, here’s what you’ll also have:

  • Experience with EVM (Earned Value Management)

  • MS Project Experience

  • Ability to develop cost / schedule analysis presentations both graphically, written, and verbally.

  • Strong understanding of Construction, Critical Path Method and Earned value technical terminology.

Bring your curiosity, passion for innovation, and talent for multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. We’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what inspires you – so we can make big impacts on the world, together. 



Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language. (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf)

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.