Project Planner II is responsible for planning and scheduling various project workloads. Gathers and analyzes information to prepare status reports. Being a Project Planner II ensures that assignment and scheduling of work follows company policy. Evaluates current procedures and recommends changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects. Additionally, Project Planner II tracks and records costs through work orders and invoices. Ensures that all work orders and projects are properly documented and closed in scheduling systems. Evaluates the level of schedule compliance and identifies reasons for completion shortfalls. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Project Planner II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Project Planner II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.