Planner /Scheduler – Instrumentation/Electrical

Job Title: Planner /Scheduler – Instrumentation/Electrical
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sarnia, Canada
Salary: CAD75 per hour
Start Date: 2018-05-21
Reference: BH-82860
Contact Name: Melissa Sim
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2018 15:57

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, an Oil and Gas Operator, is currently seeking a Planner/Scheduler - Electrical/Instrumentation for a year long contract. The qualified candidate MUST be local or have accommodations in Sarnia,ON as no LOA will be given and the schedule is Monday-Friday.


    •  Demonstrates SAFETY is the top priority

    •  Participates in planning with Core/Work Teams

    •  Plans and schedules any Routine Maintenance work required

    •  Works with Planner in developing schedule, cost estimates and equipment planning for Routine work to be accomplished during the Turnaround window


    • Strong technical knowledge of instrument and electrical devices.

    • Years of closely related professional experience

    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering within an applicable discipline, appropriate certification(s) within discipline, or equivalent professional experience

    • Effective verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly and concisely convey recommendations to management

    • Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programs

    • Proficient in selected scheduling and planning software

    • Able to apply planning logic, such as, lead, lag, critical path and milestones.

    • Demonstrates good leadership skills in Work Team meetings to remove barriers and steward action items and cost profile to work plan and cost estimates.

    • Able to adequately assess work contingencies with schedule impact, lead coordination activity between teams should contingencies arise.

    • Able to plan complex job and develop resource plan with Scheduler, Execution lead, and Operations across all disciplines.

    • Able to identify and monitor critical and sub-critical paths for major events.

    • Able to apply advanced functions of Planning & Estimating Tools, as applicable to the position.

    • Able to educate Field execution personnel on look-ahead schedules, and help ensure timely work progression.

    • Able to provide input to maintenance work Contracting/Procurement strategy and steward to that plan.

    •  Able to resolve scheduling issues, including: Negative Float, Out-of-sequence updates, resource overloads, scope change, progress validation, etc.

    •  Able to develop a complete job plan with materials, resources and timeline.

    • Able to provide input into material of construction selection and management.

    • Able to plan, estimate, track and schedule Field Order Changes

Only qualified individuals will be contacted.