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Jacobs Senior Scheduler - Transit / Rail in Ontario, Canada

Senior Scheduler - Transit / Rail


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 and construction company in the world, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and curious Senior Planner / Scheduler in Toronto to support various Transit and Rail projects.

As a leader on our program support team, you’ll perform more complex aspects of planning and scheduling activities; ensuring that all project control activities such as project planning, project administration, change management, project estimating, cost management and schedule management are executed. We’ll ask you to work with the project team to establish Work Breakdown Structures and Baseline Schedules, as well as prepare schedule risk analysis to forecast contingencies. As a senior member, we’ll ask you to conduct and co-ordinate reviews of Consultants, Contractors and Vendor schedules, to ensure plans are realistic and achievable.

You’ll also be involved with Scheduling Quality Compliance on Schedules meeting PMI/Company Standards and developing and implementing an earned value system that accurately measure project work progress and performance. We’ll rely on you to carry out what-if and delay analysis’ and look to you for recommendations on scheduling procedures.

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. 


Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • At least 15 years of Planning and Scheduling experience

  • A good understanding of building construction, timelines, and practices

  • Experience Working inside the Primavera (P6) scheduling tool; minimum 5 years’ experience

  • Proficiency with Scheduling systems spreadsheets, word processing software, databases and report writers

  • Bachelor’s Degree in construction management, Engineering, Project Management, or related technical field

  • Transit / Rail and Civil Construction Planning and Scheduling experience

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

  • Experience with EVM (Earned Value Management)

  • Active membership in AACE, PMI, or similar association.

  • PSP or PMI-SP certification a plus

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

  • Strong communication skills and understanding of technical terminology

Job Project Controls

Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Toronto-CA Toronto - Bay Street

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: CAN00002Z