Planner

  • Job Reference: 19061336270027880839
  • Date Posted: 14 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Magenta Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Building Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jon Oldknow
  • Email: jon.oldknow@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085473399

Job Description

Our client is an internationally recognised mechanical, electrical and instrumentation engineering contractor. They have a well established presence in Ireland, the UK and Northern Europe, working with excellent clients across various sectors such as Datacentres, Pharmaceutical, Petrochemical, Industrial and Commercial.

 

They are currently looking for an experienced Planner for projects based around the Oxfordshire area.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Project Planning using Primavera P6 or ASTA PowerProject
  • Develop Pre-Construction, Construction and Commissioning Program’s as part a project team
  • Represent the company at Progress/ Planning meetings/workshop’s
  • Development of the Project Controls Systems specific to the Project
  • Setup WBS
  • ­Set up Progress Measurement System (PMS)
  • ­Develop the Schedule, S-Curves and Manpower Histograms
  • ­Cost Loading of Programs (as required)
  • ­Baseline the Schedule
  • Implementing the Project Controls system
  • ­Progress Measuring of all works, Direct & Sub-Contract, using the Company bespoke PMS
  • ­Monitoring of Labour man hours & Analyse Labour Efficiencies
  • ­Update the Schedule in Primavera/ASTA
  • ­Systems Turnover Tracking
  • ­Monitor delays & client Notifications as required
  • ­Monthly Project Reporting to Senior Management

 

Candidate Profile:

  • Must have at least 3-5 years experience
  • Experience in the field of construction planning in Mechanical/Electrical contracting would be advantageous
  • Ideally the candidate will have a Mechanical/Electrical construction background in both commercial and industrial sectors
  • Ex-Trade & Engineering Degree candidates will be considered
  • Computer skills requirements
  • Primavera, Asta
  • Advanced Excel
  • Report Production
  • MS Office

 

General Requirements:

  • Strong communication Skills
  • Accurate Time Management Skills
  • Ability to work as part of a fully integrated team is essential
  • Career driven & Ambitious

 

Additional Info:

  • Training in the Company's extensive Project Controls Procedures will be provided via the Planning Department
  • The planner is seen as the facilitator of the Project Controls System and will be aided by the greater project team
  • Career Development Opportunities with Company's Employee development scheme
  • The Company is a CPD accredited employer