Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0120612

Planning Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Stockport
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 05/06/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (12/06/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?
The Company:
Our client is a major global Oil and Gas EPC management company that can cover small Brownfield projects to major Greenfield projects.
They are a growth company who can serve as a Sole Supplier, Joint Venture or Subcontractor. With a proven track record of delivering large scale complex projects they are a progressive and attractive company.

The Role:
We are currently sourcing a Planning / Schedule Engineer to join our clients North West Office on a Contract basis.

As part of a long term alliance with a major Oil & Gas client based in Kuwait our client are undertaking major revamp and modification/upgrade projects to help modernize the client’s Main Gathering Centre located at Wafra, Kuwait with many sub-centres throughout the three main oil fields that require modifications and further expansion.

Minimum Academic Qualification: Degree level

The key elements of the role are :

Assist in the preparation and maintenance of the overall project schedule to ensure optimization of resources and control of all associated project work.
Ensure effective co-ordination within the planning team and to its external interfaces.
Monitors engineering schedules to ensure that the engineering deliverables are scheduled to meet construction requirements.
Provides weekly reports of engineering and procurement progress, and informs to management on areas of concern and advise remedial actions and alternatives to maintain the schedule.
Monitors contractor, vendors' and sub-contractors schedules to ensure that the project has a realistic and achievable construction schedule.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Minimum Academic Qualification: Degree level
Experience of EPCM engineering projects, including managing multi-discipline design activities with International EPCM contractors.
Hands on experience in Planning
Must have experience in planning software like Primavera, MS Project, etc.
Good written and oral communication skills, demonstrated through client interaction, supervision, proposals and presentations.
Ability to negotiate successfully with clients and contractors through engineering and construction phases of the project.
Computer proficiency; thorough knowledge of project controls systems, procedures, techniques.
Working knowledge of both engineering design & construction.
Experience gained in Oil & Gas industry essential.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
General attributes required include: Zero Harm, Action Orientation, Building Effective Business Relationships, Commitment, Customer Focus, Dealing with Change, Drive for Results, Integrity and Trust, and Basic Leadership Skills.
Similar jobs
Project Controller (Intermediate) Location Charleston, West Virginia Duration 1 year The Role: Core Responsibilities: - Provide active cost...
Ben Edwards
Supply Chain Assistant Location London Duration long term The Role: Job Title: Supply Chain Assistant Department:...
Simon Stearn
Support Estimator Location Various Sites Duration 2 years The Role: Responsible for overall progress measurement...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use fircroft.com
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.