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Senior Scheduling Specialist at McDermott International, Ltd


Job Summary:

Job title: Senior Scheduling Specialist

We’re seeking an experienced Senior Scheduling Specialist to join our team in Uganda and drive project scheduling and execution excellence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to coordinate project priorities and schedules
  •  Lead and participate in key meetings, including KOM, management reviews, and client meetings
  • Conduct internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  • Implement lesson-learned and best practices to enhance project delivery
  •  Develop, maintain, and optimize project schedules (Level 0-4) in Primavera
  •  Analyze schedule sensitivities and develop mitigation strategies
  • Mentor and guide junior team members to enhance their skills
  •  Facilitate project schedule risk analysis and reporting


  • Deliver 11+ years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry
  •  Hold a technical degree or diploma
  •  Demonstrate proven proficiency in Primavera planning software
  • Showcase leadership experience and infield experience (onshore/offshore)
  • Excel in presentation, interface, and interpretation skills
  •  Possess excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bring 5+ years of experience in a relevant discipline (Piping, Civil/Structural, E&I, Mechanical, Architectural, Painting & Insulation)
  •  Demonstrate experience working with and/or managing subcontractors
  • Showcase strong operational planning and leadership skills

What We Offer:

– Provide opportunities to work on exciting projects in the Oil & Gas industry
– Foster a collaborative and dynamic work environment
– Offer professional growth and development opportunities
– Provide a competitive compensation and benefits package

How to Apply:

Visit our careers website at  and search for Uganda in the location field. Submit your application via the website, and our team will contact qualified candidates for interviews.

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About Us:

McDermott is an equal opportunity employer committed to building diverse teams. We encourage applications from female candidates and are dedicated to developing the local community.


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