Scheduler/Planner in Wilmington, NC
Posted 06/16/22

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.


  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally



  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint



  • Hybrid/Remote out of Wilmington, NC - potential for 15% on-site travel
  • Work Schedule: M-F 8A - 5P
  • Candidate can work remotely based on current conditions, this may change as conditions return to normal; candidate must have internet service.


  • Coordinate/facilitate meetings with task owners to establish/evaluate/update tasks, durations, & constraints.
  • Weekly email communications of tasks that are late or that are scheduled to start/end in the next 2 weeks (weekly work plan).
  • Regular communication of driving predecessors that impact target dates (to task owners & project lead).
  • Analyze critical path and constraints to determine effect of changes to schedule and recommend work-around.
  • Develop and update weekly short interval schedule working with superintendents and field engineers. Pull Planning or Last Planning experience preferred.
  • Conduct analysis to determine alternative courses of action or recovery on slipped schedules.
  • Develop/manage constraint log. Obtain commitments from owners to resolve constraints.
  • Elevate concerns related to ownership of tasks, roadblocks to constraint resolution, or completion of tasks per the plan.
  • Create/update master schedule & incorporate important decision diamonds into project plan.
  • Coach/mentor Leaders & Task Owners on the planning process & constraint resolution.
  • Assist to refine tasks and sub tasks to ensure satisfactory realization of project requirements as scheduled.
  • Interact with project team and task managers to develop and update detailed schedules, cost information and identification of variances from original plan.



  • College degree or equivalent experience
  • Project Scheduling experience
  • Proficient in MS Project and various execution methodologies such as waterfall, agile & sprint and lean or last planning
  • Outlook experience
  • Attention to Detail
  • Interpersonal skills
  • An experienced project manager will also be considered if projects were managed by an Integrated schedule.
    • Preferred
      • 3 years MS Project On Line experience
        • Constraint management
        • Critical path analysis
        • Driving predecessor analysis
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: Wilmington, NC
  • Category: Corporate Support
  • Date Posted: 06/16/22
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