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QLD - Central


Senior Scheduler

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Consulting / Strategy
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Permanent - Full Time
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Aurizon is committed to a diverse workforce and we encourage female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants to apply.


About the role:

The role requires you to develop, implement and maintain systems for planning, monitoring, controlling and reporting the progress and performance of projects.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate the implementation and management of systems.
  • Liaise with and support the Project Schedulers, Project Managers, Product Managers, clients and their representatives.
  • Maintain the time and resource schedules for individual projects, programs and the overall Project Delivery portfolios
  • Advise Project and Program Managers of time scheduling and resourcing issues, monitor performance and advise of resource conflicts and issues.
  • Maintain an accurate database on the forecast commissioning dates and key milestones of all projects.
  • Monitor, record and report on project performance by comparing actuals against planned criteria.
  • Produce regular reports, advice and feedback to Project Delivery Management, Network Management and clients on the requirements to meet the enterprise works portfolio.
  • Generate performance indicators on the effectiveness of the project management processes in meeting the planned commitments.


About you:


  • Tertiary qualifications in Project Management, Business Management or equivalent.
  • Ability to be able to pick up tasks quickly and management multiple variables at any given time.
  • High level of skill in the planning and scheduling of large multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects in an environment where requirements are conflicting, incomplete or changing.
  • Experience in analysing complex project planning issues and inter-relationships between projects.
  • Extensive knowledge in the use of project management scheduling tools in particular Primavera P3 and Microsoft Project.
  • High level of interpersonal, negotiation, oral and written communication skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of project management principles.


About Aurizon: 

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment that values gender equity, LGBTI inclusion and workplace diversity.


Our benefits:

  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster
  • Access to an employee assistance program
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Flexible Working Arrangements (Subject to business needs)

To learn about us and our company values, visit

Our values:

Safety: We have a relentless focus to ZEROHarm.

People: We seek diverse perspectives.

Integrity: We have the courage to do the right thing.

Customer: We strive to be the first choice for our customers.

Excellence: We set and achieve ambitious goals.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Tyson on 0730191199

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