May 11, 2022

P6 Planning Engineer

£50,000 - £60,000 yearly
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  • Birmingham, UK

Job Description

P6 Planning Engineer Working hours  Full time 42.5 hours  Location Birmingham Salary Up to £60,000 per annum The Company As one of the UK’s fastest growing private contractors, you can be assured to be joining a company saturated with success. Winning contractual awards and industry awards year upon year, the turnover in the business is ever increasing and thanking their employees with exceptional career opportunities and rewards is one of the ways they epitomize their values. With divisions in both Rail and Construction, the company’s workload stretches across the UK and includes huge schemes for Network rail as well as an extensive portfolio of large civil engineering projects so you can be assured that you’ll always have a busy workload to get your teeth gripped into within the business of my client. The Role The candidate will work in one the most exciting work banks in the business, focusing on the Network Rail IP Framework (Bridges, structures, earthworks) and HS2. Most schemes are bridges and structures focused and are valued from £1-5million, ranging in technicality from bridge painting/resurfacing/blasting all the way through to complex repairs/refurbs and full bridge demolitions and replacements. All information will be recorded using Primavera 6 software, so candidate must have a decent grasp of using this although technical input is equally as critical and ability to build a programme: To assist in the preparation of integrated and co-ordinated project programmes, enabling value forecasting, resource requirements, material requirements and equipment requirements to be forward planned to ensure the successful delivery of project deliverables. Responsible for project planning, programming and progress monitoring, including information flow, design, procurement, and site works Optimise the influence of the Programme and project Planning in achieving the objectives. To liaise with the Project team, the client, subcontractors, suppliers, third parties and designers on all matters relating to planning, and ensure that they understand the requirements, constraints and risks associated with the Programme To understand what factors drive progress, and advise on actions required to meet the project milestones, incorporate these factors into the programme, and ensure that there is an acceptable level of programme risk To supply any planning outputs required. To advise the client where these influences on the works and Programme Assist in the management of change in regards of impact on programmes and progress. Advise where factors are affecting the programme Provide the planning service for Project procurement, including monthly review of the Procurement schedule, and Enquiry programmes for Subcontracts Ensure that the delivery team understand the requirements of the programme including regular reviews with the Project team Input progress into the programme to produce the 4 weekly progress reports, including programme activity variance against the Baseline and previous report, SPI,CPI and Earned Value curves Check Monitor site progress, assimilate progress for activities on the programme that have or should have progressed in the period, present progress to the Client/Project team, and agree any changes to the programme required before issuing the revised programme. Maintain look ahead programmes and advise on implications to both Client & Project Team Consider and discuss alternatives and programme improvements Contribute to Risk Assessment and review of programme and method. Provide the client with information to run Risk analysis of the programme Champions good planning practice by all involved in the project Maintain the as-built programme, be able to tell the story of what happened and why Assess/advise resource issues that are critical to the programme Understands and can produce Project Controls Ability to communicate the planning strategy for a complex programme to the wider team to ensure accuracy of information and Experience of working within a collaborative environment. About you The candidate must have the ability to use P6 Primavera affectively to plan works and the ability and drive to work on concurrent projects at any given time. Will need to have the ability to build a programme on P6 and keep updated on progress to that programme The candidate will need to be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment and could be Planning on 10-12 live schemes concurrently from Grip stage 3-8. This is truly a multi-faced role dealing with the Site Teams, Engineering, Commercial and Regional Operations Management. This will be to gain technical and commercial input into programmes, both pre contract, live projects, and Post contract. Knowledge of Project Controls including earned value and schedule risk analysis. Ideally a qualified engineer from an Operations background within the rail industry, other industry may be considered within civil engineering industry. Benefits 3 days office site/2 days home agile working policy car allowance (£4,500 per annum) or company car. Weekend overtime rate £22.50/hr, paid as 12hrs for any shift over a weekend (unlikely in this role) 26 days annual leave + bank holidays. Company health plan through Bupa. Company pension contribution up to 4.5%. What is the next steps? Please reply to this advert by sending Jessica Jackson at Ganymede Solution LTD by sending me the latest version of you CV and Cover Letter to . If you have any questions regarding this role, please feel free to Contact Jessica on (phone number removed). Ganymede is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation

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