Planning Engineer

  • Location
  • Bristol
  • Job type
  • Contract
  • Salary
  • c£429.40/day umbrella
  • Job ref
  • JO11502

Senior Planning Engineer - Bristol BS11 - 12months - Rate c£429.40/day Umbrella.
Key Words / Skills: Planner, Planning Engineer, NEC3, APMP. APM, Primavera.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Balfour Beatty in order to recruit a Senior Planning Engineer to work on a 12month contract based at Bristol BS11.
As a Senior Planning Engineer your role will involve:
Responsible for implementing the requirements of the Tender and Project Planning Procedures, ensuring compliance with the Business Management System
To establish and maintain positive and effective relationships with Client and BB Project Team members.
Responsible at tender stage for the range of Planning activities involved in the development of a successful bid, including:
Identifying planning scope, major constraints, and contract requirements.
Identifying major quantities and factors affecting the programme.
Establishing and agreeing with Operations and Bid Team key methods of construction, sequencing, installation, and commissioning.
Producing the Tender Programme in accordance with the tender requirements (ITT), Project Planning Procedures, and established best practice.
Producing and documenting the planning deliverables including planning narrative, presentations, and reports.
Responsible at Delivery stage for:
Maintaining the Contract Programme in accordance with the planning procedures.
Identification of programme risks and opportunities, and development of strategies to manage accordingly, including management of change in line with the associated contractual mechanisms.
Ensuring that all other project planning and programming necessary for the execution of the contract is properly undertaken.
Communication of the Contract Programme to the Client and Project Team.
Managing the interface between the Programme and the Project Team and other stakeholders, and securing engagement with the Programme through structured meetings and progress reporting.
Production of Visual Management Reports to assist the Project Team to optimise productivity, performance, safety, and timely delivery of projects.
Contribute to the ongoing development of the Power T&D Planning Team including mentoring of others.
Act as an ambassador for the Planning function.
Working knowledge of Primavera, preferably on Power Transmission projects.
Operational experience of construction projects.
Knowledge of Project Management methodology.
Proven ability in working with operational teams to capture real time progress.
Experience working in an NEC3 contract environment .
Hold the APMP or APM Practitioner Qualification.
Knowledge of Change Management techniques.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
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.