Planner, Product Development Scheduler in Miami, FL at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. International

Date Posted: 2/18/2020

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    Miami, FL
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Job Description


We are looking to hire a Scheduler with extensive experience scheduling projects of various types. The role will act as the primary point of contact for day-to-day communication between project managers, contractors and our development/construction partners, related to planning and land use applications.



-Participate in Project Risk Reviews, perform schedule qualitative & quantitative analysis, develop/maintain/monitor risk register.

-Participate in creating the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) for projects

-Determines reasonable schedule logic, duration and constraints based on Interactive Planning sessions with Project Teams

-Research and contribute to development of new techniques, automation and standards and develops processes that require innovation and ingenuity

-Performs under general direction but with minimum supervision; needs to act autonomously when required

-Interacts with internal and external personnel on project matters

-Assists in preparing proposal and standard implementation schedules for business units within the organization.

-Create master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet completion deadlines

-Thoroughly understands scope, drawings, specifications and performs mathematical calculations to determine work flow, tools, and resource (labor, material and equipment) requirements

-Lead the baseline schedule creation and approval effort for projects

-Communicates with Project Managers to determine status of assigned projects, capture sequence revisions, update the contract schedules

-Puts together issue folders to capture impacts and delays to schedules and recommends mitigation / recovery schedules

-Prepares schedule status reports

-May act as Owner rep scheduler for capital projects

-Understand how to fully build and maintain an organized, integrated schedule using resource planning, base lining, and cost accounts

-Able to work with contractor schedulers to incorporate data in the master project schedule

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

-Perform spot check site inspections to assess actual progress

-Identify and report schedule variances and trends

-Suggest corrective actions and develop recovery plans over potential delays captured above

-Develops and issue periodic reports (e.g. Critical Path Report, 4/3/2 Weeks Look-Ahead Schedule view, -Full Time Equivalent Histograms, Earned Value Analysis, Risk Log


Job Requirements


-BS degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Building/Construction Management is required. PMP preferred

Relevant training or certification in project management and/or degree in a relevant technology



-Must have a minimum of 7+ years experience in construction / Commercial Land Development projects

-Client Focused - dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of all stakeholders

-Analytical mindset with the ability to solve complex problems

-Deals with conflict successfully and diplomatically

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills

-Critical Path Method (CPM) scheduling knowledge/experience and the ability to analyze schedules to determine duration and logic issues

-Proficiency developing detailed resource loaded design and construction schedules, and preparing progress/status reports and performance of earned value analysis

-Experience with time impact analysis

-Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel), Primavera P6, MS Project, or similar project management software.


It is the policy of the Company to ensure equal employment and promotion opportunity to qualified candidates without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, sexuality, gender identity or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. RCL and each of its subsidiaries prohibit and will not tolerate discrimination or harassment.

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