Senior Planning Engineer

Job Title: Senior Planning Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LR2812_1492018516
Contact Name: Louie Rogan
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2017 18:35

Job Description

Senior Planning Engineer

Salary: £60,000

Locations: Swindon and Wakefield

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead functional input to projects, including where relevant leading the input of other planners, to ensure delivery is consistent and effective, meeting scope, time, cost and quality requirements.
  • Contribute to the planning strategy for assigned projects, so that the approach taken in each case is effective and appropriate to the project needs and client requirements
  • Set up the base line plan for assigned projects and monitor progress against this plan, so that any problems are recognised promptly
  • Report on progress and earned value, to support financial forecasting and any necessary corrective action
  • Proactively identify and highlight any progress issues which threaten successful delivery of the project, so that recovery action may be taken
  • Lead planning input to estimating and tendering activity on assigned projects, so that all relevant issues, actions and risks are understood and taken into account

Desired skills and experience:

  • Established expertise in highways
  • Background in Engineering
  • Capable of managing own work and that of others
  • Commercial awareness
  • Significant relevant experience in project planning
  • Conversant with planning software and tools (P6 essential)

If you are interested in this or any other opportunities, please submit your CV to Louie Rogan at Project Resource Ltd on 01189-522240 or email in the first instance quoting vacancy LR2812 and we will contact you within 3 working days if your application has been successful.

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