Construction Scheduler

Job Title
Construction Scheduler
Job ID
Work Remote
Other Location
Remote with 75% Travel
Exempt Pay: Up to $150,000 DOE
75% travel (When not traveling, may work remote.)

Local Bounti is a leading controlled environment agriculture (CEA) company. Our mission is to bring our farm to your kitchen and deliver the freshest, locally-grown produce in the fewest food miles possible.

Our mission is rooted in sustainability and in turn human welfare. 

By growing local we help eliminate food waste and provide fresh, high-quality produce. Our sustainable greenhouse technology delivers ideal growing conditions for each of our crops, resulting in 90% less water consumption and 95% less land use than conventional agriculture, no need for herbicides or pesticides, and the lowest carbon footprint in the industry.

We are committed to the growth and cultivation of our employee’s well-being, so that our employees feel that they are in a career environment that enables them to thrive personally and professionally. We provide an educational and safe work environment and are dedicated to helping our employees grow within the company. We are proud to offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package to employees working over 30 hours a week.
  • Competitive Pay
  • Indoor Agriculture Environment
  • A culture focused on Work/Life Balance
  • Health, Dental, and Vision and very competitive contribution rates
  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account
  • Generous Vacation Time and 5 Sick days each year
  • 10 Company Paid Holidays
  • Immediate access to participate in the 401(k) plan with up to 5% company match
  • Basic and Voluntary Life / AD&D
  • Voluntary Accident and Critical Illness coverage
  • Voluntary STD/LTD
  • Aflac
  • Caregiver Support
  • Training and Development
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Commuter Benefits (includes part-time and seasonal staff)
  • MarketPlace Perks at Work
  • Free Employee Assistance Program services that focus on health physically, emotionally, socially, and financially.
Local Bounti employees are empowered, valued, and respected. They have a passion for their work and for Local Bounti’s success. This shared passion for achievement is the lifeblood of our company.

Job Summary:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The duties listed below are representative of the essential functions, qualifications, physical demands, and the work environment encountered in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with any other duties as assigned.
The Construction Scheduler plays a critical role in ensuring the successful planning, coordination, and execution of construction projects. They are responsible for creating and maintaining detailed schedules that outline project timelines, resource allocation, and task dependencies. By closely monitoring progress and adjusting schedules as needed, the Construction Scheduler helps to minimize delays and optimize project efficiency.

Key Responsibilities:
1. Develop and maintain comprehensive project schedules using scheduling software (e.g., Primavera P6, Microsoft Project) to outline tasks, durations, and dependencies.
2. Collaborate with project managers, engineers, subcontractors, and other stakeholders to gather project requirements and establish realistic timelines.
3. Analyze project scope, objectives, and constraints to identify critical path activities and potential risks.
4. Incorporate resource allocation, equipment availability, and manpower requirements into project schedules.
5. Monitor project progress against established schedules, identifying deviations and implementing corrective actions as necessary.
6. Coordinate with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure timely delivery of materials and services in alignment with project schedules.
7. Conduct regular progress meetings with project teams to review schedule updates, address concerns, and resolve conflicts.
8. Generate reports and visualizations to communicate schedule status, performance metrics, and forecasts to project stakeholders.
9. Continuously improve scheduling processes and methodologies to enhance project efficiency and effectiveness.
10. Stay abreast of industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies related to construction scheduling.
11. All other duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Embrace Local Bounti’s Core Values.
  • Embrace and abide by Local Bounti’s Safety culture.
  • Proven experience as a Construction Scheduler or similar role in the construction industry.
  • Five to six years of experience working with scheduling software such as Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, or similar tools.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify critical path activities and optimize schedules.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse project teams.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and precision in schedule development and monitoring.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced construction environment.
  • Knowledge of construction methods, techniques, and regulations.
  • Commercial construction experience required.
  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., Certified Construction Scheduler) are a plus.
  • Must be willing to travel 75%.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or related field.
  • Five plus years of construction scheduling required.
Physical Demands:
(Physical demands are a general guide and specific positions will vary based on working conditions, locations and facility/department needs)
  • The working environment is subject to pressure for multiple calls, inquiries, and interruptions.
  • Hearing: perceiving the nature of sound by ear.
  • Lifting: raising or lowering objects weighing no more than 10 pounds, from one level to another.
  • Mental Demands: mathematical reasoning, memorization, oral comprehension, spatial orientation, and written comprehension.
  • Sitting: remaining in the normal seated position.
  • Stooping: bending the body by bending the spine at the waist.
  • Talking: expressing or exchanging ideas by means of spoken words.
  • Vision Near acuity: ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less