Senior Scheduler I
Portland, OR 
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description

Mortenson's success is not a matter of luck; it's a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

Our foundation and culture are based upon our values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

It all starts with our extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" over 40 times since 2002...

...What are you waiting for?

Mortenson's Portland office is currently seeking a Senior Scheduler to perform non-routine planning and scheduling assignments that require the selection and application of scheduling principles and techniques on increasingly complex projects.

What you will be doing:

  • Work with site teams and trade partners in the development of project schedules using common CPM scheduling programs
  • Support supervision through the monitoring and updating of project schedules
  • Explore mitigation options and assist site management to formulate mitigation plans to correct scheduling problems on a project
  • Assist with proposals and pursuit schedules as needed
  • Effectively work and build relationships with those of diverse backgrounds and organizational levels
  • All other duties as assigned

How you will succeed:

  • Thorough knowledge of scheduling concepts, principles, practices and company software
  • Thorough knowledge of standard construction practices and project sequencing
  • Shown ability to exercise creativity and mature judgment in anticipating and solving unprecedented problems on complex projects
  • Strong plan and specification reading, review and interpretation skills
  • Basic knowledge of project management, contracts and buyout
  • Working knowledge of 4D visual planning methodologies
  • Strong organization and team skills
  • Basic knowledge of cost and resource loaded schedules
  • Basic knowledge of claims avoidance and resolution techniques
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional, collaborative, team-based environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with initiative to seek innovative solutions
  • Results-oriented to ensure delivery of appropriate products and services in an accurate, complete and timely fashion
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills and effective communication including an openness to diverse input and feedback
  • Ability to travel may be required based on operating group

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or equivalent field
  • Minimum of four (4) years construction experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience as a project engineer is desirable

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.

This position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship.



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4 years
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