Planning Engineer

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

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  • Salary:

    £40.00 - £44.00 per hour + Negotiable on experience

  • Contact:

    Sam Mabbott B.Soc Sci

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

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Our client is urgently looking to recruit a Planning Engineer to be based out of Ambergate, near Derby to work on mutiple projects for National Grid as part of their Gas Transmission Delivery Team.

The Planner's prime responsibility shall be to ensure the compliant planning of all activities associated with successful project delivery and support the Senior Planner on complex multi site projects.

The person proposed for the role of Planner shall ideally meet the following as a minimum:

+ Degree Qualified with a minimum of three years relevant gas or electric transmission industry experience OR HNC /HND qualified with a minimum of five years relevant gas or electric industry experience

+ Member of professional institute such as Association for Project Management (APM) Primavera Trained to P6 as a minimum

+ Experienced in the use of TILOS Holds a current EUSR safety passport

+ Understands the integration between primavera and risk analysis software

+ Ability to provide management reporting at Programme, Project and Contract level to support the commercial risk process

+ Detailed experience of critical path analysis

+ Experience of programme acceptance process under the NEC form of contract Understanding of the impact of Compensation events

+ Experience in the National Grid EVM system

+ Experience in tender programme analysis and preparation of schedule risk and opportunity analysis to the Project Manager