• Construction Project Scheduler

    Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/22/2018 12:13 PM)
    # of Openings

    Role Overview


    At Cortland Partners, you map the story of your success. We don't adhere to the status quo, we love outside industry perspective, and we thrive on exploring possibilities and reimagining solutions. As an innovative leader in multifamily, our high performance continues to drive exponential growth – and we invite you to join us on our journey towards real estate excellence. With tools and guidance to sharpen your skills, you can forge your own career path, love what you do, and let it show.


    As a Construction Scheduler, you work with the Pre-Construction team to develop and maintain initial schedules and timetables associated with multiple projects in development, inform the Construction team of scheduling issues, and make recommendations for corrective action. 


    Roles You'll Play


    The Problem Solver

    • Monitor and evaluate project schedule progress; identify conflicts and developing issues
    • Analyze critical path and constraints, report variances to project team, and offer guidance and strategies to correct
    • Provide recommendations for schedule improvement based on actual or potential impact of design changes and work performance

    The Researcher

    • Gather and input data and changes to schedule as needed
    • Preform onsite progress reviews at construction sites in all major markets
    • Report schedule status and updates to project stakeholders; interface with stakeholders to discuss analysis and performance

    The People Person

    • Work with field management in identifying potential problems affecting schedules and developing workaround plans
    • Act as a liaison in maintaining exceptional relationships with project teams, A/E, and subcontractors
    • Prepare and maintain the master schedule with the Pre-Construction team and stakeholders

    Our Vision of What Success Looks Like

    • Your daily life is scheduled down to the second, and you fully understand how to develop and maintain an organized, integrated schedule.
    • You work with a sense of quality and urgency, engaging with the Pre-Construction team and their schedule better than anyone dreamed.
    • Your high professional standards, organization, and collaboration has placed construction projects on the fast track to completion – ahead of schedule!


    Your Building Blocks of Success


    • Strong 5-10+ years of construction scheduling experience, preferably in commercial and multifamily construction
    • Bachelor’s degree in a construction, engineering, or business-related field is preferred
    • Proficiency in baseline scheduling, construction methods, and reporting methodologies
    • Full knowledge of critical path analysis, scope of work, drawings, and specifications
    • Proficiency in CPM, resource loading, coding, and cost accounts
    • Excellent critical thinking skills with a deep sense of accountability and business savvy
    • Ability to travel up to 50%


    The Foundation of Cortland Partners


    At Cortland, we create, reimagine, and manage apartment communities for residents nationwide. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, we have communities and regional offices all over the country, as well as overseas. From product design and procurement to general contracting and property management, we do it all – to make sure our communities are the perfect setting for living life to its fullest.


    Our success is fueled by our belief in a better life – where hospitality is always a given, each detail is worth a second thought, and every open door is a new opportunity to go beyond expectations. We come to work every day to create possibilities for people – possibilities that translate into superior living spaces and experiences designed to inspire our residents, associates, and investors to live a better life focused on what matters most to them.



    Cortland Partners is an equal opportunity employer, and we’re proud to support and celebrate diversity in the workplace. We are committed to equal consideration for all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you have a disability and need an accommodation or assistance with the application process and/or using our website, please email talentresources@cortlandpartners.com or call 404.965.3988.


    Cortland Partners is a drug-free workplace.


    Cortland Partners participates in e-verify to verify the employment status of

    all persons hired to work in the United States.


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