KBR Lead Specialist, Scheduling/Planning in NEWARK,, Delaware

Title: Lead Specialist, Scheduling/Planning

Location: US-US-DE-NEWARK,

Job Number: 1051656


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

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

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.

Lead Specialist, Scheduling/Planning

Under general direction, the Lead Specialist, Scheduling/Planning uses specialized knowledge and skills to solve complex problems requiring detailed knowledge of field and industry best practices within scheduling and project controls. The incumbent uses judgment to interpret internal and external issues and develop best practices. He/She may direct resources, prioritize tasks and provide guidance to less experienced team members. He/She relies upon experience, interpersonal skills, and broad knowledge of project controls to ensure task completion in compliance with KBR and client policies, procedures, and business strategy.



Ensures the development and completion of job progress milestones through scheduling


Coordinates with procurement and material mangers as well as engineering work group leads pertaining to essential items of supply


Provides priorities for projects to guarantee completion


Contributes to forecasts and disbursements by performing schedule analysis


Communicates with internal and external clients to facilitate and ensure task completion


May mentor and/or train less experienced team members




years scheduling/planning experience on EPCM projects

Must be highly proficient in Primavera Scheduling software

Must be highly proficient in scheduling all phases of capital projects

Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Project and Word

Excellent verbal and written communication, organization skills and ability to function within a project team

Job: Project Controls/Estimating