Planning Engineer

  • Location
  • Bristol
  • Job type
  • Contract
  • Salary
  • c£50/hr Umbrella
  • Job ref
  • JO11479

Planning Engineer, Bristol, 12months - Rate c£50/hr Umb
Key Words / Skills: Planner, Planning, Engineer, Submarine, Subs, Surface Ships, Frigates, Naval, Marine, Maintenance, HNC, HND, Cat A, Cat B, Watchkeeper.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Babcock Naval Marine in Stoke Gifford BS16 in order to recruit a Planner / Planning Engineer to work on a 12month contract.
As a Planner / Planning Engineer job description, your duties and responsibilities will include:
The Advanced Planning Team is a small and dedicated team working within the SSE Organisation, based at the Bristol Technology Centre, Filton, Bristol.  We are responsible for identifying the work package, from a variety of data sources including the Through Life Boat Plan and the Submarine Definition Database, for forthcoming submarine maintenance periods and completing an Indicative Planning Schedule (IPS) for each maintenance period. 

Under the guidance of the Advanced Planning Senior Engineer, you, as the Advanced Planning Engineer, will identify the work required for the forthcoming submarine maintenance period.  Using your engineering knowledge and experience, you will then resolve any ambiguities within these activities whilst ensuring that all work requirements are clearly defined and achievable.  This will require regular liaison with a variety of stakeholders to ensure accuracy and achievement of the required quality to satisfy our exacting customer.  Finally, you will complete an Indicative Planning Schedule (Key Date Schedule) for this work.

You will be an experienced Planner / Planning Engineer.
5-10 years experience ideally.
As the Advanced Planning, you will have an engineering qualification eg degree or HNC/HND or demonstrable relevant experience, at least 5 years’ experience in engineering delivery and a good knowledge of submarine or surface ship operations and maintenance activities. 
Ideally, you will have experience in managing and running submarine maintenance activities and have previously qualified as a submarine Marine Engineering Department Category B or Category A watchkeeper.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker on 0161 474 6856 / 07788668931.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.