Date:  Apr 7, 2021

Bowmanville, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Nuclear

Project Controls - Scheduler

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.



Position Overview
Since 1967, we have proudly served Ontario’s nuclear industry. Aecon Nuclear aims to be the partner-of-choice for key nuclear clients and our dedication to excellence is leading us there. Aecon Nuclear provides a full spectrum of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services, in addition to maintenance and manufacturing services tailored to meet the demanding requirements of the nuclear power industry.


The joint venture between SNC-Lavalin and Aecon has been awarded an Extended Services Master Services Agreement (ESMSA) with Ontario Power Generation (OPG) for projects at both the Pickering & Darlington Nuclear Generating Stations.


The Scheduler will support the project in the maintenance of the project schedules on the ESMSA project and developing the schedules for the current Definition Phase and subsequent phases of the project.


Key Responsibilities

  • To prepare and regularly update Planning and Scheduling procedures: issue special Planning and Scheduling instructions, as required.
  • To independently prepare and update six-shift project schedules in Visio
  • To attend meetings on the project, and inform relevant project personnel on schedule and manhours status
  • To develop and maintain a detailed task and deliverable list
  • To attend meetings with contractors at site and update schedules
  • To produce reports and graphics for earned value reporting
  • Preparing complex engineering and construction schedules for projects
  • Maintaining schedules
  • Preparing reports for management regarding project scheduling activities
  • Ensuring the maintenance of all other essential records and reports
  • Maintaining liaison with project management regarding scheduling activities and assisting them in determining schedule priorities
  • Provide timely feedback to project managers with regards to activities trending away from the set plan


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • A technical or business degree from a recognized institution is required
  • Minimum of 5 years of related planning & scheduling experience
  • Knowledge of P6 and other project management tools would be an asset
  • Experience in an EPC environment is preferred
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in Primavera Project Manager
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel and Visio)
  • People oriented with an ability to establish a high degree of credibility with staff and clients


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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