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Construction Scheduler- United Companies, Grand Junction


Grand Junction, CO, US, 81502

Company:  United Companies


Job ID:  147302


United Companies, is a CRH Company. Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   


Position Overview


The Construction Scheduler will report to the Construction Operations Manager, and support the project team to include the Project Manager, Superintendent, PE, Subcontractors and the Clients. The Scheduler shall work closely with Project Supervisors and Managers and when necessary shall also interface with site staff as necessary to compile data for cost and time status on projects.

The scheduler provides expertise in the area of project scheduling, scheduling analysis, and construction activities in support of the Construction Team.

Specific duties and responsibilities, knowledge, experience and skill sets must include but may not be limited to:

Assist in the development of the Initial design/bid CPM schedule and then integrate that schedule into a high level master schedule. He/She tracks the status of critical activities and changes to the critical path impacting the project. Monitors Project milestones. Analyzes project planning and schedule updates, as well as create “3 week look ahead” subcontractor schedule. Provides “alerts” on items impacting the project schedule. Identifies the critical path and suggests alternatives to regain slippage to the schedule. Develop strategies for negotiating claims including Field/Office overhead, labor and equipment costs. Develop a schedule impact analysis for delays and change orders.

Required Skills

 Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Project; Word, PowerPoint, Excel); Must have the ability to interpret contract specifications and drawings. Ability to understand construction logic and sequencing of complex civil projects. Must be willing to become proficient with Microsoft Projects software.

Required Experience

A minimum of 3 years civil construction experience required.

Working Conditions:

Work is performed within a general office/site trailer environment. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require occasional standing and walking.

Job Competencies:

Adaptability - Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving - Attention-to-detail - Collaboration - Communication - Job Proficiency - Planning and Organizing/Time Management

Organizational Competencies:

Building Relationships & Teamwork - Integrity & Ethics - Quality Service - Safety

EOE: M/F/Vet/Disability.

Job Location Grand Junction Colorado

Job Type: Full-time



What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


United Companies is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Nearest Major Market: Grand Junction
Nearest Secondary Market: Colorado

Job Segment: Construction, Scheduler, Engineering, Administrative