E&GE Contracting Planner

East of England
St Albans
Industry Sector:
Environmental Jobs
Job Category:
Project Management
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
Start Date:
AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
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Job Summary

Our Environment & Ground Engineering Contracting team in St Albans and other locations are recruiting Project Planners to assist with the commercial project management of sub-contracts for large scale ground investigation, remediation and ecological works packages. The successful candidate(s) will join at an exciting time as our contracting capability rapidly grows and offers the opportunity to work on a variety of major engineering and infrastructure projects.

The role involves preparation of project programmes together with robust delivery schedules with Critical Path and with clear Milestones at appropriate levels in line with client requirements. Developing fully resourced programmes for a range of projects that are maintained on a monthly basis, with appropriate Control of Change both anticipated and actual within the programme. You will be expected to liaise with key personnel to obtain and share information relevant to the planning and co-ordination of works.

Job Duties:

Leadership skills – Able to facilitate and lead on the development of schedules with Stakeholders at all levels. Able to work in a collaborative, fast pace environment

Software Skills – Able to use leading industry standard software and tools such as Primavera P6, ASTA Power Project, Microsoft Project and interfacing the aforementioned with Microsoft Excel.

Business Development – Internal networking to develop new business and bid support to respond to external Requests for Proposals (RFPs).

Analyse Programmes - Review and analyse the contractor’s schedules submitted for acceptance and provide the required recommendation to the project team.

Develops fundamental knowledge of planning and scheduling concepts and principles including effects on financial performance.

Develops familiarity with data sources for schedule development.

Ability to identify and investigate project schedule variance.

Collects data and updates and produces scheduling reports.

Assists in the development and maintenance of work breakdown structures (WBS).

Develops familiarity with construction drawings, specifications and construction contracting.

Possesses a fundamental understanding of Critical Path Method (CPM) scheduling. Able to review and understand engineering, procurement and construction schedule logic

Assists in assembling data for schedule updating.

Assists in the measurement of project schedule progress

Develops knowledge of scope control, change management and earned value methodology.

Supports data gathering and produces an initial analysis for schedule baseline development and maintenance data gathering.

Exposure to basic scheduling and cost baseline fundamentals, concepts and principles.

For minimum requirements and qualifications, please visit AECOM jobs with the link attached

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