Senior Civil Planner - Kildare - ROI

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 7223 Date Posted: Tuesday 28 May 2024

Senior Civil Planner
Job Location: Kildare
Sector: Civil

Inform3 are recruiting for one of the largest contractors in Ireland who are currently on the lookout for an experienced Senior Civil Planner to join their commercial team.

They have been operating for over 60 years and operate in numerous sectors of construction including Residential, Commercial, Pharma, Retail, Healthcare, Hotel, Educational, Leisure and Infrastructure. The project they are hiring for would be a large civils project based in Kildare.

It is vital that the candidate has great communication skills both verbally and written, and have the ability to manage and build relationships between clients and internal teams.  


Senior Civil Planner Job Specification:

  • Preparation of detailed tender programmes following thorough review of all tender documentation, highlighting any constraints and risks to completion timelines.
  • Compile resource loaded programmes and present resources histograms.
  • Assist in the preparation of project construction methodology & sequencing technical submissions.
  • Accompany the tendering team on site visits to appraise new projects as part of the tender bid process.
  • Upon successful tender award, develop base line Master Programmes in conjunction with the project team, including the sequence of operations and dependencies including all resource and procurement requirements.
  • Conduct regular site visits to monitor and track construction progress at agreed intervals.
  • Assist the site team in the preparation of Progress Reports for Contract Meetings.
  • Efficiently report on progress to senior management.
  • Support & train teams on programming tools, techniques and software.
  • Continually review & improve the company programming policies.
  • Undertake any other duties and projects allocated, which are within the individual's sphere of knowledge, experience or competency.


Senior Civil Planner Requirements:

  • Must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 5 years construction planning experience.
  • Experience at both the tender and contract stages of projects
  • Previous experience with road/bridge civil projects
  • Possess a good understanding of the construction process and how a project comes together.
  • Able to work accurately and efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • A strong communicator, able to build positive working relationships, internally/externally across all levels of management with an aptitude to mentor and train.


Excellent salary and package available to the right candidate. The client understands the value of quality staff, ensuring that they have put in place professional working practices and in return are looking for candidates that are self-motivated and who can deliver quality work.

For any more information on the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Michelle Keeley on email or phone 015 314 886 or 028 308 98 345.

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