Airservices is Australia's air navigation service provider - we provide air traffic control, aviation rescue and fire fighting and air navigation services.

Scheduling and Interdependency Management Specialist

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Work type: Fixed Term Full Time
Location: VIC, ACT, QLD, Various
Categories: Project Management

The Organisation

Airservices is a government owned organisation providing safe, secure, efficient and environmentally responsible services to the aviation industry.
Each year we manage over four million aircraft movements carrying more than 156 million passengers, and provide air navigation services across 11 per cent of the world’s airspace.

Airservices has two major operating centres in Melbourne and Brisbane and a corporate office in Canberra. We operate 29 air traffic towers at international and regional airports, and provide aviation rescue fire fighting services at 26 Australian airports.

The Role

As part of the OneSKY Program Management Office, the Scheduling and Interdependency Management Specialist role is vital in supporting the successful delivery of the OneSKY Australia Program. You will be responsible for supporting delivery teams in developing and maintaining project schedules and upholding the integrity and credibility of those schedules. The role also requires cost and resource forecasting derived from project schedules to inform estimates at completion, estimates to completion and variances against an established baseline.

The Person

This role requires the individual to have a strong sense of ownership of the project plan and endeavour to continually improve the integrity and accuracy of the schedule. They will have an appreciation of the key role a planner/scheduler plays in the successful delivery of projects and programs.

With a demonstrated background in project controls, the individual will naturally seek to identify performance trends, be grounded in the realities of project delivery all while having a ‘best for project/program’ mentality.

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will have:

  • Demonstrated experience delivering systems engineering or infrastructure projects
  • Proven understanding using Earned Value Management
  • 5 years’ experience in a similar planning or scheduling role
  • Strong system knowledge and application of scheduling tools including Microsoft Project Server and Primavera P6

It is desirable for the successful candidate to have:

  • Experience working on multi-billion dollar programs
  • Diversity of experience across the private and public sectors
  • Project management/controls qualifications
  • Be eligible for or already have Baseline Clearance (PROTECTED)

Please see the link below to view the full Position Description:

 Download File PD - PMO - Scheduling and Interdependency Management.pdf

Should you require any further information please contact the OneSKY PMO Manager Cameron Wright on

How to Apply

To apply for this position please lodge an application online via the “apply link” attaching your resume and a cover letter outlining your skills and experience and how they relate to this role.

Applications close 11.55 pm (AEST) Monday 22nd October 2018.

Please refer to the security check requirements successful applicants will be required to undertake as part of the recruitment process.

Airservices is a government owned corporation providing the aviation industry with services such as air traffic control, navigation facilities and aviation rescue and fire fighting.

Airservices values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.

In the interests of safety, we test for alcohol and other drugs.

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