about 1 month ago
Senior Planning Engineer - Plymouth - Rate c£50/hr Umb - Duration 6 months
Key Words / Skills: Planning Engineer, Naval, Marine, Dockyard, Infrastructure, Visio.
Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working along side Babcock Naval Marine in order to recruit a Senior Planning Engineer to work on a 6 month contract based at Plymouth.
As a Senior Planning Engineer your duties and responsibilities will include:
The Nuclear Facility Infrastructure department delivers complex upgrades and modifications to facility assets and infrastructure in support of the Submarine maintenance programme at Devonport Royal Dockyard. The department has a significant forthcoming workload with essential construction and upgrade projects to support the Submarine programme. The projects are diverse and encompass mechanical, electrical and civil elements across the full EPCM lifecycle.
This is a full time post for a project planning professional with accountability for the delivery of a high quality project and programme planning services across Nuclear Facilities.
Main Purpose of Role
This section should cover the more specific aspects of the post and summarise the requirements of the role. Key Skills and Knowledge
• Develop/implement and maintain the Project structures (WBS/OBS/RBS/CBS)
• Develop/baseline and maintain the Project integrated schedule. (Level 1-3)
• Ensure alignment between the integrated scheduling toolset and the companies financial and material demand toolset. This includes alignment of any Level 4/5 schedules.
• Regular status updates of the integrated schedule and the provision of metrics (eg critical path/total float) and schedule analysis of the impact to the project.
• Resource/cost loaded schedules to inform the IBP and also to provide financial status of the project.
• Proficient in the process for developing , baselining and monitoring of an integrated schedule to inform the direction of the project.
• Proficient in the process of identifying and scheduling the resources (people/facilities/materials etc..) required to implement the programme.
• Competent in gathering independent evidence that the information from projects and/or programmes is valid and are likely to achieve their aims.
• Competent in the appropriate adoption of specific frameworks and methodologies for the management of integrated schedules and tailoring of these.
• Competent in the systemic identification and analysis of stakeholders , and the planning and conduct of interactions to engage and communicate with them.
• Competent in the organisational and project specific processes, standards and guidelines for the governance of projects, including the process of initiation, review, handover and close out.
Key Behavioural competencies:
• Can explain how their behaviours contribute to the achievement of the team
• Can explain how their wider team contributes to the business unit
• Takes appropriate decisions based on an informed judgement which may impact on others
• Supports team to deliver excellent customer service
• Solves more complex problems which may affect others
• Maintains commitment to deliver results, against their own and teams responsibilities, even when difficulties arise
• Regularly review work processes and practices to identify and implement improvements
• Supports and guides others to adapt to change
• Demonstrates commitment to team & shared goals by co-operating with others
• Undertakes development of own skills to ensure that they can achieve role demands
• Supports the delivery of the teams’ objectives
• Experience working within the Engineering Industry
• Knowledge/understanding of Dockside Services / Facilities
• Proficient in the application of Project Management Tools and how they are utilised throughout the Project Lifecycle
• Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications; Outlook, Word, Excel and Visio.
You will be an experienced Planning Engineer.
5-10 years experience.
Good communication skills.
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.
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