Junior Planner

Job Title: Junior Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin South, Dublin
Salary: €40000 - €50000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR69415_1573817155
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2019 11:25

Job Description

Junior Planner


Salary: €40,000 - €50,000 + Package

Job Ref: JR69415

A tier 1 contractor is seeking a Junior to Intermediate Planner to work on one of the largest healthcare projects being built in Ireland. They offer excellent progression opportunity as well as chance to work on some of the most construction projects both in Ireland and in Europe.

This well-established and globally recognised specialist tier 1 contractor is currently actively recruiting for a Junior Planner to join their specialist team to work on a complex and challenging project in Dublin

This is a great opportunity for a Junior Planner to progress their career in an exciting sector with a great tier 1 contractor that will proactively train you on new, cutting-edge planning software and help you rapidly progress your career. You will initially be based on a very large healthcare project in Dublin, but there will also be the opportunity to work on other construction projects around Europe.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities of the Junior Planner

The Junior Planner will have the following responsibilities:

  • Engineering / construction / commissioning schedule development & maintenance
  • Micro schedule development & maintenance
  • Progress database development & maintenance
  • Schedule progress updating, gathering data from multiple sources
  • Progress reporting
  • Milestone projections
  • Delay / float path analysis
  • Earned value analysis
  • Site progress verification
  • Attending schedule meetings
  • Liaising with client and subcontractors
  • Preparation of tender schedules
  • Preparation of histograms
  • Resource / cash loading of schedules
  • Providing data for payment applications
  • Completing contract review reports
  • Responsibility for quality and accuracy of schedules and reports

Requirements of the Junior Planner

The following will be expected of the Junior Planner:

  • 2+ years' experience of construction projects
  • Experience using Primavera P6
  • Ideally experience working on technical projects including data centres, pharmaceutical, semi-conductor facilities, industrial, hospitals, manufacturing plants, etc.
  • Third level degree in Engineering / Construction related area is ideal
  • Proficient in all MS Office packages, with advanced level MS Excel
  • Ability to work as part of a team & work on own initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment
  • Team player with ability to build effective relationships at all levels

To apply for this opportunity or to find out about the Junior Planner position, or other specialist data centre construction opportunities please call Joe Raymond at Project Resource 01189 522 240 or email

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