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Lead Project Controls Scheduler

  • Job reference: FG-005369
  • Sector: Construction, Manufacturing
  • Location: Detroit

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Lead Project Controls Scheduler

Our Detroit team is growing! We are searching for a Lead Project Controls Scheduler who oversees the direction of a project controls team. Experience in commercial, industrial, refinery, semi conductor, and/or pharmaceuticals is preferred. Work involves coordination, research and problem solving on a variety of projects with unique or controversial problems, the solution of which has an important effect on major organization programs.


About Us
Faithful+Gould is a world leader in project and cost consulting, providing clients with Owner’s Representative expertise and advice throughout the life of their construction projects. We offer varied and interesting projects with a number of high profile clients across key business sectors which include many of the Fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies. Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #11 largest Construction Management Company and #9 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992. 
Constructive Expertise -It’s in our DNA.


-Responsible to the client for managing project controls and ensuring that established procedures for baseline schedule and cost control budgets are implemented by team.

-Monitors project progress, tracks actual expenditures and reports monthly cost forecasts/reports.

-Analyzes status data and trends, presenting monthly reviews to

-Has overall responsibility for project cost control, project cost management and management of project controls staff




-Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Quantity Surveying or a related field

-Ten years’ relevant experience

-Must have strong cost management, scheduling, and project planning and estimating skills, as well as the communication skills necessary to interface with external engineering, architectural and construction firms, suppliers, the management team and other organizations within client organizations.

-Must be able to use A/E and CM cost and/or schedule information to evaluate project status.

-Must have experience in developing budgets, cash flows, and/or schedules.

-Experience in commercial, industrial, refinery, semi-conductor, and/or pharmaceuticals is preferred.

-Must be highly articulate, have clear and analytical approach to problem solving, and strong decision making abilities. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills.

-Working knowledge of industry standard software, including but not limited to SAP, Skire, VersaPro, etc. and ERP, Planning & Scheduling, and cost management applications.

-Experience with Primavera or Microsoft Projects is preferred.

-Must thoroughly understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.

-AACE membership/certification or RICS membership/Chartered Surveyor is preferred

Faithful+Gould offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes:
-Competitive salary
-Broad Employer based benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
-Generous time-off benefits
 401 (k) with employer match
-Flexible work schedules dependent upon approval as a result of assignment demands
-Career development opportunities through our corporate university
-Highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program
-Valuable voluntary options including legal, long term care, pet insurance and car insurance
 Equal Opportunity Employer
Faithful+Gould, an ATKINS company, is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability candidates encouraged to apply. Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.