Planning Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Nuclear Engineering, Defence, Project Management & Controls

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  • Salary:

    c£38-45.0/hour Limited

  • Contact:

    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Planning Engineer; 6 Months Contract; Plymouth; Rate c£38-£45.0/hour
Key Words / Skills: Planning, Nuclear, Submarine, Naval, Marine, Infrastructure, Primavera P6, Security Clearance, SC Cleared, Security Cleared

Overview / Duties:
Wilde Recruitment are working alongside Babcock Naval Marine to recruit a Planning Engineer to work at Devonport Plymouth on a contract basis for initially for 6 months.
As a Planning Engineer, your duties will include:
Create baselined schedule programmes using data from the facility requirement and ensure that the correct level of logic is incorporated to support the Programme/Project Managers requirement. 
Maintain project programmes & WBS tasking within Primavera P6. 
Apply the ES Project Structure to all programmes incorporating logic & coding as required to deliver programme outputs. 
Facilitate meetings with TA Heads of Department and Design and Safety Teams to actively collect progress information and updates of Primavera P6 work schedules. 
Carry out the weekly upload of hours into Primavera P6, with specific accountability for capturing of all hours against each project, including unassigned hours, erroneous bookings and missing timesheets, and ensuring the Primavera P6 interface with PEPs is accurate, thus facilitating resource planning at person level. 
Maintain the Primavera P6 interfaces with other facility programmes. 
Carry out Periodic update of programmes to identifying deviations from Baseline and recommend corrective actions where necessary to resource managers. 
Validate new requirements /task sheets against the budget, and where necessary use the latest information to advise on available resource. 
Generate Cost Account Codes, prior to loading data in Primavera P6 & PEPs.
Apply earned value and schedule performance reporting to the programmes and validate provider inputs to periodic progress reports. 
Maintain/develop VBA code to deliver requirements from functions not available in the Babcock application suite. 

The Candidate:
You will be a Planning Engineer with at least 5-10 years experience.
You will have experience of Primavera P6.
You should be qualified to HNC / HND or Degree level.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker on 0161 474 6856 / 07788668931

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