Senior Project Scheduler

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich, Schweiz
  • Work experience
  • Project Management, Product Management
  • Technical occupations (other)

About us

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI’s Service Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to support our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their plant.

Your responsibilities

  • Drive Execution of the allocated Project scope to maximise the results of the Project with respect, delivering the Project on time in conformity with the Contract and managing the Customer expectations
  • Responsible for project planning and scheduling of project execution deliverables reflecting the designated scope and level of detail for Tender-stage schedules and for full-phase contract execution through close out
  • Responsible for establishment of schedules, monitoring of performance compared to schedule commitments, proactive identification of risks and opportunities, and recommendation of actions to drive on-time performance
  • Develop Project Time Schedule (PTS) based on the contract project schedule, project strategy and based on contract requirements reflecting the designated level of detail for all functional execution deliverables
  • Responsible for integration of engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning schedules into the overall project schedule, and manage the schedule with internal partners and customers
  • Analyse schedule performance compared to the established project plan with a focus on early identification of risks and opportunities
  • Advise Project Managers of status and recommended strategies to respond to identified risks and opportunities
  • Prepare timely update of schedule and progress reports including S-curves as per contract and internal requirements. Report deviation against baseline in view of protecting Project interest against potential claims

Your experiences

  • Bachelor or equivalent degree in an engineering related field
  • Several years of experience as project scheduler and / or project manager for complete turnkey plants
  • Very good knowledge in project execution (engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning)
  • Able to convince internal and external project members/partners
  • Preferably experienced in power plant- and civil construction
  • Very good knowledge in Primavera P6, MS-Project and MS-Office
  • Very good verbal and writing German and English Knowledge
  • Strong Project Management skills

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.
  • HR Business Partner
  • Irene Keller
  • +41 44 277 17 75