Scheduling Engineer

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Emp Type
Full Time
Oil and Gas
Functional Expertise
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Job Description

Scheduling Engineer

Location:  Saudi Arabia

Relocation role.

Nationalities permitted to apply:  European

We are seeking an experienced Scheduling Engineer to join our Project Management Team (PMT).

The PMT are directly responsible and accountable for the delivery of best-in-class capital projects assigned to specific departments. PMT is directly involved in executing and managing projects safely, on schedule, within budget and to the highest standards of quality and compliance. This will involve engineering design, procurement and construction of various sizes, types, and complexity of small, medium to multi-billion-dollar mega size projects. Currently, some of these mega projects include the Marjan Increment Program, the Crude Oil to Chemicals Program, the Gas Compression Program, the Berri & Zuluf Increment and AMIRAL Program.

Project Teams are assembled in multiple site offices geographically scattered throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to deliver these best-in-class projects. There are various new projects, as well as expansions requiring qualified personnel and are under recruitment.


  • You will be required to perform the following:
  • Complete resource loaded schedules to ensure standards of productivity are utilized in the schedule
  • Collect all timing data to plan and schedule the full scope of WORK
  • Work with Design Consultants and Engineering, Procurement and Construction Contractors in developing baseline critical path schedules and progress measurement systems.
  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure that contractors can use to develop their baseline schedules and progress measurement systems that enables subsequent reporting in the company systems.
  • Understand and follow schedule management best practices
  • Prepare all presentation materials to convey the plans and schedules to the project team and stakeholders.
  • Assist the project team with evaluation of reported progress and status of critical activities with particular attention to deviations from planned activities
  • Participate in project team meetings including financial forecasting session to ensure schedule and cost alignment
  • Assist cost engineers with timing information for cost forecasting accuracy
  • Understand cost weightings as it applies to progress systems for reporting weighted progress reports
  • Update, revise, and detail schedules as projects progress through development and execution stages including updating the schedules based on earned-value data from the Field Construction Analysts and other sources of construction tracking and reporting information
  • Develop and record the project's historical schedule information and lessons learned 


Minimum Requirements

  • As the successful candidate you will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (4 years).  This is compulsory.
  • You will have a minimum of twelve years’ experience with at least ten years’ experience specifically performing the development of baseline critical path schedules (Using ORACLE Primavera software version 15.2 or later) and progress measurement systems to plan, update, track, analyze and report WORK performance for all phases of the project.


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