Project Planning & Scheduling Specialist I - Tenders Global

Project Planning & Scheduling Specialist I


Company Description

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At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We’re one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking for an experienced Project Planning & Scheduling Specialist I for employment in Bogota, Colombia.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Works daily on basic scheduling and cost baseline fundamentals, concepts and principles

  • Develops fundamental knowledge of the relationship between planning & scheduling and financial performance

  • Develops familiarity with data sources for schedule development

  • Develops knowledge of scope control, change management and earned value methodology

  • Uses the Critical Path Method (CPM) to review engineering, procurement and construction schedule logic

  • Assists in the initial analysis of the schedule baseline and the consequential maintenance data gathering

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of work breakdown structures (WBS)

  • Assists in assembling data for schedule updating

  • Assists in the measurement of project schedule progress

  • Collects data and updates and produces scheduling reports

  • Develops the ability to identify and investigate project schedule variance

  • Develops familiarity with construction drawings, specifications and construction contracting

  • Develops knowledge of scope control, change management and earned value methodology


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Civil Engineering or Construction Management

  • 4+ years’ professional experience in engineering and procurement projects

  • 2+ years’ professional experience in Planning & Scheduling (Project Controls)

  • Primavera P6 and Advanced MS Excel experience (Pivot Tables)

  • English fluency (Level B1 or B2)

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience in transportation design projects (airports, highways, rail systems, and tunnels)

  • Software experience including Oracle, MS Project, Autocad and Navisworks

Additional Information


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10098636

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: On-Site

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