Jacobs Planner/Scheduler in Whiting, Indiana



With 2017 revenues of approximately $15 billion, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947, the company now has nearly 74,000 employees that help us prosper in diverse industries by holding true to our values and culture. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our global network spans more than 230 offices in countries across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia, Africa and Asia.

The company’s service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of business solutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

Position Summary

  • Contributes to development of new techniques and standards, considered a skilled resource in organization

  • Develop processes that require innovation and ingenuity

  • Work performed under general direction; has some latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments

  • Interacts with internal and external personnel on major matters

  • Plans and prepares production schedules for business unit or organization

  • Translates orders into a sequential work schedule

  • Understand how to fully build and maintain an organized, integrated EPC schedule using CPM, resource loading, baselining, coding and cost accounts

  • Utilizes critical path analysis and what-it scenarios to fully support the project team


  • 10 years of construction Planning experience required. Sr Project Planner must live and work in the Chicago Area

  • Must successfully complete client-administered Primavera P6 or P7 skills test

  • OSHA 10 hr certificate required before beginning assignment

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Indiana-Whiting

Req ID: ECR0001G0