Planner/Scheduler III

Wilmington, North Carolina


MARS Solutions Group is looking for an experienced Planner/Scheduler III North Carolina USA. Our client is a leading global Healthcare technologies and digital solutions company with an enduring and innovative presence in the industry. They foster a challenging and empowering environment that cultivates personal and professional growth.

Role Summary / Purpose

The Lead Planner/Scheduler is responsible for coordinating scheduling demands with Engineering and

project managers to support detailed engineering schedules for ongoing projects. In this role, you will

manage all aspects of scheduling required to support engineering managers, project managers, and

workforce planning related to project development and execution. Additionally, you will advocate

planning and scheduling best practices to improve project performance.

Essential Responsibilities

• Lead the detailed scheduling effort for assigned projects within the Primavera P6 enterprise software

following a structure process and project controls requirements

• Professionally interface with internal clients at various levels of the organization while driving toward

project goals

• Analyze and forecast business needs for both demand and supply capability

• Analyze schedule critical path for project and during peak demand periods

• Analyze and determine critical skill gaps and overlaps

• Be accountable for managing project schedule variances from commitment / order release meeting

though contract terms

Qualifications / Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or High School Diploma / GED with

a minimum of 4 years of experience working in a professional engineering environment

• Minimum of 2 years of experience using Primavera P6

Additional Desired Characteristics

• Works well in a team environment and is self-motivated, responsible, and reliable

• Helpful attitude and demeanor

• Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills

• High level of attention to detail

• Working knowledge of scheduling, project controls, Work Breakdown Structures, Earned Value Management, staffing and developing analyses and reporting of

project schedules and resource demand curves

• Ability to plan, organize, budget, monitor progress necessary to evaluate performance against plans

• Experience using HMS Time Control or similar integrated time keeping and schedule updating systems

• Experience with large complex engineering schedules

About MARS Solutions Group:

MARS Solutions Group provides a range of opportunities for meaningful work by understanding that employment fit is a combination of people, process, and technology. We leverage our experienced and compassionate team to bring humanity to matching you with the right advanced technology role, and stay connected with you to help you attain your professional goals.