Nuclear Power Plant

Scheduler, Sr

Company: Entergy Post Date: 10/16/2018 12:58 PM
Location: Buchanan, New York Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 10/16/2018 Projected End Date: 10/30/2018
Job Description

Develops and maintains detailed schedules for specific tasks assigned within the department. Develop detailed schedules using logic ties in Primavera ( P-6) software.


  • Develops and maintains the detailed work schedule for on line maintenance and surveillances as well as forced outage schedules.
  • Develops and maintains detailed testing and retest schedules and maintains resource loading profiles. Interfaces with work group representatives to level resources using selected profiles.
  • Reviews specific scope of work orders and makes recommendations for scheduling.
  • Develops 'what if' schedules and performs analysis with working groups to determine the most effective method of scheduling the work. Identifies support activities and adds these activities to the schedule.
  • Updates work management and scheduling software programs. Provides reports to define work scope. Coordinates with Operations to determine the scope of tagging system boundaries. Updates progress on schedules during execution. Conducts critical path analysis for outage schedules.
  • Assists with development of post work critiques. Facilitates the interface between multiple work groups. Identifies deficiencies, analyzes alternatives and recommends solutions to schedule conflicts. Recommends changes to existing methods, procedures and processes to improve overall outage activities.
  • Communicates technical information, concepts and ideas both verbally and in writing. Serves as a member of the Emergency Response Organization.

Minimum education required of the position
Desired: High School diploma with power plant experience in maintenance or operations. 

Minimum experience required of the position
At least 4 years of nuclear power plant experience.

Desired: 2 years experience in maintenance or operations at the facility.

Desired: A minimum of 3 years P-6 Software Scheduling experience and Objective evidence of a P-6 credential will be considered.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Technical understanding of nuclear generation principles and operations. Outstanding communication and conflict management skills.
Desired: Proficiency with current computer business applications.

Desired: Demonstrated Proficiency with Primavera P-6 Scheduling Software.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

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