Lead Specialist, Scheduling/Planning
KBR - Houston, TX

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When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title: Lead Scheduling/Planning

KBR is seeking a Lead Scheduling/Planning to join its team in a direct-hire position for an opportunity in Houston.

Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Key Accountabilities and responsibilities:
Lead or provide solid support of Home Office planning/scheduling efforts of petrochemical projects in the $400 MM to $ 2 B range. Our projects have the potential for sporadic travel or possible long term assignment overseas.

Expected tasks include guiding the project in the overall planning process, development of detailed schedules for FEL, EPC or Construction phases. Track schedule and earned physical progress, identify delays and effectively report to management.

Have solid knowledge and ability to implement department work methods, guidelines and procedures. Knowledgeable about overall project planning & detailed scheduling for all aspects of a project including Engineering, Procurement & Construction.

Position not eligible for employee referral fee.



KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.



Minimum 5 years Home Office E&C experience in the Petrochemical industry including FEL & EPC stages.

Primavera P6 user experience required.

Must have very solid technical skill and thorough knowledge of project controls principals and work methods.

BS Engineering degree preferred.

Good analytical skills that will allow assessments of project performance problems and be able to develop and implement solutions via communication and support with Project Management.


Project Controls/Estimating

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