Planning Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £35000 - £50000/annum


Due to continued growth, My client are currently looking to hire an MEP Planner for their offices in Gateshead , but undertaking projects throughout the UK.

Overall Role Objective

The overall role objective of the Project Planner/Scheduler is to ensure that construction projects are completed within set deadlines, on budget and in line with all the relevant safety standards and regulations.

Key Responsibilities / Duties

* Continuously model the steps of the construction project in different diagrams.

* Prepare and update project programmes.

* Produce manpower loadings and progress S-Curves.

* Monitor and report on project progress.

* Make decisions related to logistics and resources.

* Monitor and report on internal productivity and issue Earned Value Analysis on a weekly basis.

* Consider the costs and possibilities of reducing them without compromising quality or safety.

* Attend meetings with the Project Team to discuss progress made and any issues that arise over the course of the project.

* Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.

Qualifications / Skills Required

* Primavera P6 qualification plus full proficiency in the software.

* Excellent computer skills – experience Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project would be a distinct advantage.

* 3-5 years’ experience working in a similar role within the construction industry.

* Experience working as a MEP Planner is essential

* Ability to work on own initiative.

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

* Excellent attention to detail.

* Ability to work to tight deadlines.

In return you will be offered a position with a Market leader in the M&E Industry and given a competitive salary

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