Senior Planning Engineer

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    Nuclear Engineering, Defence, Design Engineering

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    James Walker

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Senior Planning Engineer - Newbury - Contract 12months - Rate c£50/hr
Key words / skills: Planning, Engineer, Nuclear, EPC, Tenders, NEC3, EVA, HNC, HND, Degree, Security Cleared, SC Cleared, Security Clearance

Overview / Responsibilities:
Wilde Recruitment Ltd are working alongside Cavendish Nuclear in order to recruit a Senior Planning Engineer.
This is a contract position for at least 12months, on a contract basis, based in Newbury.

As a Senior Planning Engineer, your responsibilities will include:
Prepare robust tender and contract programmes using the designated planning tools.
Fully resource programmes, produce resource histograms, resource level programmes, understand and communicate the effect on programme schedules to project team.
Include appropriate financial data in the programme to produce a project cost/time distribution profile and communicate the results to the project team.
Display and analyse the project Critical Path and advise the project team of the results and any appropriate corrective action.
Produce/maintain project baselines and execute the change control process as appropriate.
Correctly record project progress in the programme (ensuring the planning software correctly calculates the data), reschedule programme to take effect of the progress data and communicate the results (schedule, resource and financial) to the project team and advise of any appropriate corrective action.
Produce project reports/data directly from the planning software arranging the data to align with the company accounting software.
Understand and report on project using Earned Value Analysis techniques and interpret/communicate the results and any corrective action to the project team.
Produce programmes that satisfy contractual requirements incl. NEC3.

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Planning Engineer.
Qualified to at least HNC level.
Good communication skills including team building.
You will have worked on Nuclear, Power Station or other EPC Projects.

To discuss this Senior Planning Engineer vacancy please contact: James Walker Direct Dial: 0161 474 6856 or 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.

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