181745 - Program Scheduler
Industry
PRO
Region
MA-Massachusetts
City
Northampton
State
MA
Rate
$40 to $45.00 DOE
Duration
6 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Program Scheduler for an opening in Northampton, MA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform planning activities for assigned proposals and programs. Develop Maintain and update schedules/plans, work breakdown structures and reports/information under direction of Program Manager. Work with functional managers and first-line supervisors to collect and analyze inputs. Establish milestones and monitor adherence to schedules. Develop reports that accurately measure progress, identify potential problems in sufficient time for corrective action to be taken, and ensure the meeting of company’s contract commitments.
Develop and Maintain Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and data entry into MS Project.
Coordinate with Control Account Managers (CAM) and cross-functional Integrated Product Team (IPT) members in the development, maintenance, risk assessment and analysis of work package schedules.
Tracks plans and schedules; performs risk analysis; identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts.
Communicate project requirements and track performance to plan.
Generate weekly and monthly status reports for assigned programs.
Convert/extract data into a format that can be analyzed by team.
Expedite & track critical hardware to ensure necessary actions are taken and escalate as needed.
Work with program managers to define requirements and report progress as required. Perform schedule analysis in advance of Control Account Manager(s) submitting Budget Change Requests.
Other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Must have experience developing and managing IMS in MS Project Professional and Project Server 2013
Must have experience with MS Project Professional and Project Server 2013 Experience in resource loading and leveling within MS Project Experience with managing project baselines, conducting critical path analysis and schedule risk assessment
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels
Detailed and task oriented, can change direction/priorities when needed
Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Access and MS Project
Experience and aptitude with Enterprise Tools
Strong interpersonal skills, build relationships and work well with others at all levels of the organization.
Maintains a sense of urgency with attention to quality, understands how to balance the need to get things done with the compliance requirements of the organization.
Concentrated mental attention, visual demand and manual dexterity required
5-Years of relevant technical experience
Experience within DoD environment a plus
Experience with Deltek COBRA, Earned Value Management, and DCMA 14 point assessment PMP and/or PMI-SP Certification preferred,
Must obtain PMI-SP certification within one year in position.
Experience applying EVMS scheduling principles to Integrated Master Schedules to achieve & maintain compliance to DI-MGMT-81861

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

WORK HOURS:
Friday Ending, 1st Shift
Full-Time

MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Rochelle Anderson
randerson@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.