Job Details
  • Reference403043A_1673393627
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted25 days ago
  • ConsultantNeville Smith

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Program Scheduler Practitioner on a contract for 12 months.

Position Overview

The Commonwealth requires the services of a Program Scheduler - Advanced Practitioner to supplement the contractor workforce within the Land Network Integration Centre (LNIC). This proposal seeks to engage a Program Scheduler to assist the LNIC Program Management Team with the development & implementation of deliverable and service requirements within LNIC.

The duration of this contract is from March 2023 to March 2024 for a maximum of 230 days. One additional 1 year extension, out to a maximum of two years, will be considered based on Commonwealth requirements.

It is expected that the majority of services delivered under this contract will be at the LNIC facility in Symonston, however interstate travel may be required to support liaison with stakeholders and working groups. These travel events will be forecasted by LNIC, booked by the vendor and reimbursed by the Commonwealth.

Essential Criteria

It is essential that the Contractor has the following qualifications and practical experience for this task:

  • At least 5 years relevant experience in working with project schedules.
  • Experience in scheduling using Microsoft Project Professional.
  • Demonstrated background and experience in large and complex programs.
  • Well-developed understanding of contemporary PM methodologies coupled with proven understanding of Project Controls, Scheduling and Risk Management.
  • Ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels and across the customer/contractor boundaries.
  • Demonstrate skillsets in executive level project reporting and a thorough understanding of project financial management.
  • Clear understanding of the One Defence Capability Model (formerly capability lifecycle (CLC)).

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in scheduling within an Open Plan Professional (OPP) and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) environment.
  • Experience with or understanding of Army/Defence Project Management and Project Management Office environments.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". One of our consultant will reach out. Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.