KBR Lead Specialist - Scheduling/Planning in Deepwater, New Jersey

Title: Lead Specialist - Scheduling/Planning

Location: US-US-NJ-Deepwater

Job Number: 1036380


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, 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, procurement, 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 Specialist, Scheduling / Planning

Location: Deepwater, NJ

Position Description

KBR is seeking a Lead Specialist, Scheduling / Planning

Functional job responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Utilize activity codes (manage WBS, setup dictionaries, code activities accordingly)

Input and manage budgeted resource units at the activity level

Able to generate a level 4 detailed construction Microsoft Project schedule

Utilizing construction drawings, performing quantity takeoffs.

Coordinate / chair meetings with the field execution personnel to generate logic for


Structural Steel


Able to generate a level 4 detailed PSSR / Pre Commission / Startup Microsoft Project schedule integrated with the construction schedule.

Coordinate chair meetings with the field execution personnel / client product process personnel to generate logic for

PSSR Activities

Pre Commissioning

Start Up

Balance budgeted Microsoft Project baseline schedule resource unit hours by discipline and phase to budgeted hours in the cost report.

Extract direct field labor hours from schedule and utilize them to generate an overall and multiple phases MS Excel progress “S” curve with baseline % complete, actual % complete, forecasted % complete.

Acquire progress from field execution personnel daily via installed quantities by discipline and manage the earned hours to be progressed.

Extract earned unit hours from schedule and apply to the progress curves for actual % complete.

Extract remaining unit hours to be complete from schedule and apply to the progress curve to generate forecast remaining % complete.

Extract actual hours by phases from CDMS timekeeping system and apply to a productivity graph along with Primavera earned hours by day

Incorporate Direct Field Labor change orders to schedule, incorporate hours, schedule impacts accordingly

Generate daily schedule summary and milestone reports, progress curve, productivity graph, management report.


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.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.



Bachelor’s degree and 10

years of experience.

Job: Project Controls/Estimating