Planner/Senior Planner

Planner/Senior Planner

Location: Mansfield

Salary: £40-60k (neg DOE), Car/allowance and excellent benefits package

The Company: Works in partnership and collaboration with their customers to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK.

Their specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill, from building and highways to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

Through their unique offering, providing services from feasibility and design to construction and handover, their Water business provides Full Asset Lifecycle Thinking across their projects in both the clean and wastewater environments. They ensure they support their customers with innovative outcome-based solutions and an exceptional experience.

The company delivers infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for 10 of the largest national water sector companies.

The Role: Reporting to the Planning Manager. Develop and maintain a multidisciplinary Mechanical, Electrical & Civil programme of works with a key client. In addition, there will also be requirement to work with the Delivery Teams, Project and Site Managers, their engineering and construction teams to develop and update cost loaded and resourced programmes where required.

Responsibilities: Develop and maintain a strategic programme of works closely and collaboratively with a key client using Primavera P6 and other planning and analysis tools

Liaise with senior stakeholders both internally and externally to update and convey the strategic programme including resource and cost levelling.

Development of standalone multidisciplinary construction baseline project plans in collaboration with the project delivery teams when required.

Ensuring client focused planning output including the adoption of Collaborative Planning where possible.

Identification and tracking of all changes or potential changes to the agreed construction scope, ensuring that the relevant contract principles are applied and that the impacts are given immediate visibility to appropriate stakeholders

Adoption of Collaborative Planning (an internal delivery tool).

Ensuring accurate and timely planning, including progress reporting, effective measurement of key dates and milestones, stretch targets and critical path analysis

Receiving and understanding of all project programme data and integrate all construction activities to mitigate potential resource and workface clashes

Ensuring compliance with Management Systems

Compilation of Project and Programme Information

Site Programme reviews to ensure accurate recording of progress

Monitoring and Updating of Project and Programme Information

Pro-active and forward looking to support stakeholders in strategic

and management decisions

Ability to travel and spend time in regional offices to support the

planning teams

Qualifications: Excellent communication and presenting skills at all levels, customer focused, personable, attentive, active listener, confident

Excellent IT skills and relevant knowledge of Primavera P6 as well as other planning software MS Project, and or Asta Power Project (desirable)

Excellent report writing and data analysis skills, speedy real-time changes to cover “what if Scenarios” when required, (Client meetings)

Good multidisciplinary construction knowledge (civil, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and control)

A Site Management background is beneficial

Understanding engineering principles and ability to interpret 3D

models and engineering drawings

Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business

Self-starter with the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines

Key Words:


Planning Engineer

Programme of Works

Primavera P6

Strategic Programme


Project Plans

Project Planning

Project Planner

MS Project

Asta Power Project





Job Information

Job Reference: 886843_1621596645
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: East Midlands
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Civil,Electrical,ICA,Mechanical

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