Planner / Scheduler

Posted a week ago by Lansbury Construction Services Ltd

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£450 - £500/day Outside IR35


Our client is seeking an experiened Planner / Scheduler to undertake planning and programming operation at their site.

Your responsibilities

  • Generates accurate Site System Time Schedules (S-STS) for the execution phase on site, based on an overall project time schedule
  • Builds a Site System Time Schedule as an integrated construction project
  • Controls schedule, based on contract scope requirements. This should establish optimal work sequences, in co-operation with all those involved in the scope
  • Integrates all activities for the M&E construction and commissioning functions
  • Manages schedules between internal partners, customers if applicable, consortium and external partners
  • Supports the Construction Manager by collection of on-site progress reports
  • Monitors and reports suppliers progress on site
  • Recommends improvements where the site incurs expected delays
  • Follows the monthly update of S-STS through construction execution, expedite Site issues in conjunction with supervisors and/or functional groups as required
  • Keeps an as-built schedule depicting a comparison of the original baseline versus the actual execution, identifying project specific reasons for contractually sensitive deviations
  • Updates, prepares and delivers S-STS weekly/monthly schedule progress reports as required by the project
  • Plans and implements internal and external reporting procedures
  • Ensures that the project team, partners and clients understand and adhere to their reporting requirements
  • Monitors, analyses and forecasts schedule performance compared to the established project plan using Critical Path Analysis Method (CPM) and Float Management.
  • Focuses on early identification of risks and opportunities facilitates proactive actions that will optimise on-time performance of internal and subcontracted deliverables
  • Advises Site Manager / Site Coordinator and other functional Site Team members of status and recommended strategies to respond to identified risks and opportunities
  • Monitors and reports scheduled performance against performance to date and forecasted to completion, compared to baseline
  • Prepares schedule and progress reports including S-curves as per contract and internal requirements.
  • Reports deviation against baseline in view of protecting project interest against potential claims
  • Represents project schedule matters with partners, suppliers and clients
  • Delivers Lessons Learned and feedback for current and future projects
  • Keeps the Site Manager informed of all site related activities

Professional Qualifications / Requirements

  • University degree in mechanical or electrical Engineer or equivalent (preferable)
  • Previous experience as Planner / Project Scheduler in the heavy / industrial business. Preferably in the field of Waste to Energy / Power Plant
  • Knowledge of relevant HSEQ legal and management system requirements
  • Valid Safety Contractors Certificate (SCC), Safepass (ROI), CSCS or CCNSG card or equivalent
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft suite applications with user knowledge of Sharepoint, MS Project and Advanced Primavera 6
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Contract Length:
1-2 years
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