Senior Planner - Down

Highly competitive salary and package - Bid, Estimating & Buying
Ref: 361 Date Posted: Thursday 19 Mar 2020
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Senior Planner

INFORM3 Construction Recruitment has a position with a leading building contractor committed to the highest standards of safety, quality & sustainability with an earned reputation for delivering outstanding quality projects which meet and exceed their client’s expectations. With this position the successful Planner will have the opportunity to work as part of a project coordination and planning team to support the construction teams and enhance the programming capabilities using latest techniques and software. You will be responsible for establishing and maintaining effective planning and programming systems on a variety of construction projects with the support of long established and experienced contracts teams. Highly competitive salary and package.

Planner Duties

  • 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.

Planner Criteria

  • Must have a good knowledge of current project planning techniques.
  • Ideally from a main contractor background, onsite experience a distinct advantage.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working as a dedicated Project Planner.
  • ASTA Power Project Experience essential, experience using Primavera P6 an advantage.
  • A strong communicator, able to build positive working relationships, internally/externally across all levels of management with an aptitude to mentor and train.
  • Innovative by sharing ideas and challenging standard practices.
  • Able to work accurately and efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Minimum degree level qualification in a relevant degree.

For more information feel free to contact Diarmaid Fee 02830898345 or 015314886

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