Senior Construction Planning Engineer

£42,180 – £51,000*

Help us to create the naval base and dockyard of the future, supporting the Royal Navy’s current surface and submarine fleets and ready to receive the next generation of naval platforms. We are looking for a Senior Construction Planning Engineer confident at working complex, high-value projects. In return, you will receive a competitive salary, good benefits package and the unbeatable quality of life that comes with living in one of the most beautiful corners of the UK.

* Subject to qualifications and experience

You will support Project Managers in the delivery of projects by providing a high level planning service for the preparation of project plans, producing baseline scheduled tasks, resource profiles and financial models.

Duties could include

  • Prepare robust tender and contract programmes.
  • Fully resource programmes, produce resource histograms, resource level programmes, understand and communicate the effect on programme schedules to project team.
  • Act as mentor to Junior Planning members to assist in their personal development.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • All programmes and documentation to be produced to company practices and procedures.
  • Manage a portfolio of project programmes and supporting Planning Engineers/Junior Planning Engineers including supervision and checking of work.