Linde Engineering North America Inc Scheduling Manager in Houston, Texas
Responsible for overall successful operation of the Scheduling Department, including all company subsidiaries and divisions, in accordance with corporate strategies/guidelines and management objectives.
The Scheduling Manager shall be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
Manages Project Schedulers, and Shop Scheduler/ indirect field cost control and schedule support (jointly “project control”) for given projects. - Directs team members and generates/updates department work flows and procedures. Take corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with project needs.
Directs department team members in generating/updates of department deliverables.
Directs Scheduling department in continuous improvement processes/methodologies such as Six Sigma.
Develops and maintains key stake holder relationships (Operations, Project Management, etc.)
Provide project schedule support for projects and/or proposals.
Support corporate capacity planning.
Assist in development of project control strategies, procedures, and tools.
Support Project Control policies, ensure compliance and verify appropriate work instructions are created and/or modified for ISO Quality requirements.
Comply with safety and corporate guidelines on business ethics.
Assist in hiring, training and developing staff effectively. Take corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with company policy. Consults with Head of Project Controls and Human Resources as appropriate.
Facilitate regular meetings to provide information related to ensuring technical standardization of Project Controls deliverables.
Learn and abide by the Linde Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct. Demonstrate honesty, integrity, and professionalism in all communications, actions and decisions
BS/BA in Business Administration, Construction, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum four (4) years’ experience supervising the project control, scheduling, cost forecasting, or project management function for an engineering, construction, or industrial company.
Hands-on experience in project control in an EPC Oil and Gas environment preferred.
Advance understanding of industry standards/ best practices for Scheduling, EVM, Change Mgt. (Estimating), and Risk Mgt.
Advance knowledge of the tools implemented in the industry. Advanced knowledge of how the department needs to keep project deliverables consistent in the industry.
Effective computer skills; Microsoft Office Software, Lotus Notes, and other Company and discipline specific software applications, e.g. Primavera P6.
Effective communication skills both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and individuals inside and outside the Company.
Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
Effective organization skills including the ability to prioritize and plan work.
Must be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task.
External Company Name: Linde Engineering North America, Inc.
External Company URL: lindeppusa.com