Senior Project Controls Specialist - Scheduler - Greenwood Village, Colorado, United States; Remote, United States

The Opportunity

The Senior Project Controls Scheduler will work collaboratively with an external client and their project team to develop, manage and control project schedules, reporting and administration for utility scale transmission energy projects in various life-cycle phases from development through commercial operation.  Candidate must be able to work collaboratively with Project Management and the client’s project teams.  Denver, CO Metro area preferred, remote locations considered.


 What You'll  Do 

  • Lead development, monitor, and update project schedules so that projects can be executed in the most efficient manner possible
  • Manage numerous project schedules evaluating critical path, schedule content, relationships and logic, constraints, and milestones
  • Assess impacts to the schedule critical path activities; report deviations and variances and assist in the developing action plans for corrective measures
  • Track scope changes, trends and variances that potentially affect schedule performance
  • Track, manage, report change control for project scope and schedule
  • Present project schedules to project management, project teams and client leadership
  • Document and track project meeting actions as directed
  • Attend and facilitate project/management meetings as required 
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with client and project team
  • Assist in department growth by supporting various initiatives including, but not limited to, mentor/mentee programs and process/procedure development
  • Demonstrate excellent leadership, verbal/written communication, time management, interpersonal and organizational skills 
  • Consistently produce results that meet goals, have high work standards, and understands the business environment and processes 
  • Achieve results by problem solving, setting priorities and organization 
  • Maintain customer focus to meet or exceed customer expectations and represent Ulteig in a professional and courteous manner 
  • Strive for individual excellence by seeking challenges and self -development, demonstrating high levels of expertise and showing commitment, self-confidence, and integrity 


What We Expect from You 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Management, Engineering or related field required
  • Minimum 10 years of project scheduling management experience in the utility, energy, construction, or engineering field required
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP) certifications desired
  • Experience using Primavera P6 is required
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communication with project management and client’s leadership
  • Demonstrate excellent leadership, verbal/written communications, time management, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Must be able to prepare clear and concise status updates and reports as required 
  • Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to travel occasionally for project and client-related needs
  • Must have permanent work authorization for the US 


As you consider applying for a position at Ulteig, we encourage you to think outside the box – because we do! You might not meet 100% of the skills listed in a description, but we are committed to hiring people with exceptional talent, ability and potential, and then creating an environment where they can become the best versions of themselves. We don’t want to miss out on the possibility of speaking with the next outstanding Ulteig team member, so please apply if you think this role is a great match for your unique skills and strengths. And, yes, relevant military experience is absolutely considered for transitioning service members.


What You Can Expect from Ulteig

Ulteig is a purpose driven organization that has built a culture focused on people – both our clients and our employees for over 75 years. Working at Ulteig is more than a job, it means you will have the opportunity to make a difference by creating and solving for a sustainable future. We realize that a huge part of our success has relied heavily on the dedication and focus of our workforce; this is why we make investing in our employees a top priority. Being 100% employee-owned means, we take our own success and the success of our clients personally.

We offer our team members:

  • Flexible Workplace
  • Employee Ownership
  • Competitive Pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Collaborative Environment
  • Innovative Culture

Our vision is to be the most trusted partners transforming our world’s critical infrastructure. Ulteig connects people and resources to develop compelling, integrated solutions across multiple Lifeline Sectors®, including power, renewables, transportation and water. Ulteig's footprint spans the country and leverages its expertise with a wide range of public and private clients. 

At Ulteig, we deeply care and listen to the needs of our team to ensure they are comfortable and have the necessary tools to be productive whether they choose to work remotely, hybrid or in office. We strive to allow a balance and separation between home and work life and provide support and a flexible working schedule so that employees are able to focus on what's important to them. Our offices are currently open, and employees have the option of accessing them to work. We will continue to monitor and respond to COVID-19 proactively to ensure the safety of our valued employees.

If you would like to be a part of a company that empowers their employees, apply today! 

Ulteig is a Drug Free Workplace


Additional Opportunity Details:
Compensation Range is Generally +/- 15% of Position Mid-Point of $121,000*
* The salary displayed represents the middle of a range. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary include your job specific skills, education, training, job location, number of years of experience related to this role and comparison to other employees already in this role

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies:  to protect the interests of all parties, Ulteig Engineers, Inc., will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate or an approved vendor that has a written and signed agreement in place with Ulteig. Please do not contact or forward resumes to our company employees or locations. Any unsolicited resumes will be considered Ulteig property. Ulteig is not responsible for any charges or fees related to unsolicited resumes.



Job Profile


North America


United States


Collaborative environment Competitive pay Comprehensive benefits package Culture focused on people Employee Ownership Flexible Workplace Innovative Culture Opportunity to make a difference


Communication Microsoft Software Applications Primavera P6 Project Management Project scheduling

  • Achieve results through problem-solving and organization
  • Assess impacts to the schedule critical path activities
  • Attend and facilitate project/management meetings
  • Demonstrate leadership, communication, time management, and organizational
  • Develop, manage, and control project schedules
  • Document and track project meeting actions
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients and project teams
  • Evaluate critical path, schedule content, relationships, and logic
  • Maintain customer focus
  • Maintain customer focus and represent the company professionally
  • Manage change control for project scope and schedule
  • Present project schedules
  • Present project schedules to project management and client leadership
  • Produce results meeting goals and high work standards
  • Produce results that meet goals
  • Strive for individual excellence
  • Strive for individual excellence and self-development
  • Support department growth initiatives
  • Track scope changes, trends, and variances

10 years


Business Administration Engineering Management




Must have permanent work authorization for the US


America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9