Planning Engineer

Planning Engineer

Supporting the project teams with all planning related activities associated with the management of their contracts and reporting requirements.

Job Description

Planning Engineer
London
Contract
Rates - NEG

Purpose of the Job

- Supporting the project teams with all planning related activities associated with the management of their contracts and reporting requirements.

Principal Accountabilities

- Participating and supporting the project teams in project and programme planning and progress meetings. Identifying and maintaining programme / project milestone and schedule interface activities.
- Responsible for preparing periodic progress reporting of Level 1 and Level 2 schedules.
- Performing and/or coordinating, collecting, verifying, and integrating the work scope for all entities into the total project plan.
- Performing productivity analysis of construction operations. Establishing the productivity basis to be utilized in estimates, as developed in concurrence with Construction. Reviewing labour estimates for reasonableness.
- Establishing milestones for the total project or major portions of the project. Reviewing project work activities in support of project milestones. Coordinating the timely, systematic and complete acquisition of scope definition and related data.
- Preparing and/ or reviewing schedule logic and duration changes in conjunction with the project team, to determine whether the schedules will adequately support the overall project schedule and comply with NEC contractual processes. These processes include checking that plans are complete and reflect the contractual scope of work, time risk allowances are clearly shown. In conjunction with other project team members review cost loading submissions.

Main Challenges of the Job

- Undertakes planning and scheduling processes that are required to manage contracts and contractor schedules.
- Undertakes programme progress reporting.
- Maintains accurate schedule interface requirements.
- Adhering to NEC contract processes for management of schedule data and submissions.

Person Specification

- Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office.
- Relevant experience on a large scale infrastructure project.
- Skilled in oral and written communication.
- Working knowledge of PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications.
- Working knowledge of multiple discipline specific software applications, such as Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Office Applications, for example.
- Knowledge of engineering and construction management customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience.

For an informal discussion please feel free to contact Dan Shields at ARM on 02392458005 or Email your CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Dan Shields

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I specialise in the rail industry, sourcing contract candidates covering signalling, design and civils.

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