Construction Project Scheduler

Chesapeake, VA

MEB headquarters is located in Chesapeake, VA. Known for our quality of work and quality of life, we make it a priority to provide for our employees, clients, and community. Information and qualifications regarding this job are listed below.


The Project Scheduler is responsible for the development and maintenance of large and complex cost-loaded schedules for private sector, municipal, state, and federal construction projects including:

  • Wastewater and water treatment
  • Army Corps of Engineers utilizing RMS
  • Pipeline and airfield fueling
  • Commercial and industrial construction and renovation
  • Design-build, Construction-Manager-at-Risk, and Design-Bid-Build

Job Activities

  • Work with business development and estimating teams to produce schedules for proposals
  • Development of project schedules with project teams after job award
  • Determine administrative and construction sequences with the project team (project manager, superintendent, project engineer, and key subcontractors)
  • Enter activities to build schedules in P6 using the determined work sequences
  • Input activity logic, activity codes, and durations as determined by the project team
  • For cost loaded schedules, input cost data provided by the project team
  • Maintain schedule with the project team during the construction phase
  • Enter progress update data and produce schedule plots and reports
  • Add activities and logic for scope changes
  • Assist the project manager with production of cost reports for pay applications
  • Analyze and produce reports that demonstrate project status, critical path, financial status, and issues including resources, delays, and impacts.
  • Project Scheduler will be working on the development and/or maintenance of multiple projects
  • Train and mentor other schedulers within the company.
  • Serve as P6 Administrator for P6 EPPM application
  • Set EPPM framework for new schedules
  • Assign users (Project Managers & Project Engineers) to project schedules
  • Track P6 licenses within the company


  • Five to ten years’ experience in construction management
  • Three to five years’ experience developing and maintaining schedules for construction projects utilizing Primavera P6 scheduling software
  • Proficiency in MS Word and MS Excel software
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Good verbal and written communication skills


The Project Scheduler reports directly to the Senior Vice President.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


Full time, 8 hour shift

Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred)

Pre-Employment Drug Screen required. E-Verify. DMV. EOE/Minorities/Females/Disabilities/Veterans

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      MEB is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in employment with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to affirmative action for applicants and employees who are minorities, women, disabled, or veterans. We verify employment eligibility through E-Verify. Successful applicants will be subject to drug testing.