Senior Scheduler
Minneapolis, MN 
Posted 1 day 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 company 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 exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" 38 times regionally over the past decade...

...What are you waiting for?!

Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Senior Scheduler II with the ability to interact with a variety of staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment, remaining flexible, resourceful, proactive, and efficient with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. The Senior Scheduling Engineer will provide oversight of all planning and scheduling activities.

  • Lead and coordinate site teams and trade partners in the development of project schedules using common CPM scheduling programs
  • Support group leadership through the monitoring and updating of project schedules on multiple projects or larger projects
  • Explore mitigation options and assist site management to formulate mitigation plans to correct scheduling problems on a project
  • Lead or instruct others less experienced in planning and scheduling with basic concepts
  • Collaborate with Business Development on proposals, including leading successful project pursuit strategy with regard to the project schedule
  • Participate in corporate planning and scheduling improvement initiatives and best practice sharing
  • Effectively work and build relationships with those of diverse backgrounds and organizational levels
  • All other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent field
  • Minimum of six (6) years of construction experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Experience as an assistant project manager or assistant superintendent is desirable
  • knowledge of scheduling concepts, principles, practices, and company software
  • knowledge of standard construction practices and project sequencing
  • 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, buyout, and contracts
  • Working knowledge of 4D visual planning methodologies
  • Strong organization and team skills
  • Ability to deliver exceptional customer experience resulting in superior service rankings from both our external and internal customers
  • Basic knowledge of cost and resource-loaded schedules
  • Ability to interpret and implement customer scheduling specifications and contract requirements
  • 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 an 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 openness to diverse input and feedback
  • Ability to travel may be required based on operating group
Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.


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