Planner - Down

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 6996 Date Posted: Thursday 08 Feb 2024

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Planner

Job Location – South Co. Down

Salary – £30K - £35k 


About the Company:

Working with a very reputable company who have a reputation for delivering high standard residential works throughout Ulster have a current requirement for a Planner.

This main contractor working in Northern Ireland with offices in South Down are looking for a Planner with a few years’ experience to join their team. Working across the residential sector this contractor has experienced impressive growth and success in the last number of years. You will oversee logistics for projects and ensuring work on schedule.

The Role:

  • Producing programmes of a high quality which meet Company & Client expectations, within time allocated and in line with project deadlines.
  • Providing guidance and assistance to sales and support team.
  • Taking ownership / responsibility for relevant assigned projects.
  • Liaising with external customers and internal team.
  • Liaising with equipment manufacturers/suppliers as and when required.
  • Production of tender programmes from "First Principles" which will then be developed into construction programmes.
  • Monitor progress of programmes and highlight areas of concern with site teams, proposing mitigation measures where required.
  • Regular site visits to assist site teams with planning matters.
  • Collation of progress information & production of progress reporting.
  • Report any planning issues to the senior project manager and site management team.
  • Plan weekly site activities and provide as built progress.



  • Minimum of 3 years construction planning experience which has been gained within a main contracting environment.
  • Experience at both the tender and contract stages of projects.
  • Possess a good understanding of the construction process and how a project comes together.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and on your own.
  • Clean Drivers license.

For any additional information on the role, please contact Caolán McConville at Inform3 Recruitment.

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