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  • Job reference: RMS0124500

Planning Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 13/05/2013
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client is one of the worlds largest providers of technical services across a wide range of sectors, including nuclear.

The Role:
Responsible for the development, accurate updating and management of the programmes in accordance with company procedures and as directed by the Project Manager.
The production of resource loaded project programmes in Primavera.
To keep programmes updated and reviewed with the project team on a regular basis in line with company procedure.
To ensure collation of information from other relevant sources to produce fully resource loaded project plans within the timescales specified.
To hold/attend weekly reviews with the project teams to monitor progress on the programme, circulating work-to-lists and action or recovery plans as required, and to provide look ahead information.
To provide weekly update reports for value earned, milestone adherence, summary curves, CPI, SPI, etc.
To work with the cost engineer to accurately assess the financial status of the project to the required level on the programme and to ensure the accuracy of the programme forecast.
To provide input for the production of short, medium and long term resource plans for the project by ensuring the correct resources are used within Primavera.
To supply any required information and support the Project Manager in preparing monthly status reports as directed.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Degree or HND in an appropriate engineering discipline or equivalent experience.
‘SC’ clearance required as a minimum. Clearance is required to start in the role.
In depth knowledge of project planning software applications, principally Primavera P6v7.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
At least 3 years experience of project planning within an engineering environment related to the nuclear industry.
MS Word
MS Excel
Primavera P6
Client IT Systems
(Lotus Notes, LinkWorks, CIMAGE)
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