Project Planner III is responsible for planning and scheduling various project workloads. Gathers and analyzes information to prepare status reports. Being a Project Planner III 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 III prepares reports for management and maintains all essential records and reports. Ensures that all work orders and projects are properly documented and closed in scheduling systems. Determines the level of schedule compliance and identifies reasons for completion shortfalls. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Project Planner III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Project Planner III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience.