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  • Job reference: RMS0118216

Senior Planning Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/11/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (13/11/12)
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The Company:
An international energy service company.

The Role:
Providing focal point planning function on a project and assuring compliance with planning systems and procedures

Main Duties:
Establishing and working within corporate and project specific planning procedures
Studying and understanding all relevant documents, pertaining to preparation of plans and schedules in compliance with contractual conditions
Formulating or developing operational plans and schedules with assigned project manager or project engineers to meet project objectives
Liaising with other members of the project team and in particular the senior cost engineer on the day to day analysis of job status
Ensuring maintenance of up to date knowledge of computer planning systems
Liaising with discipline supervisors and engineers when establishing project schedules
Carrying out special investigations on ‘adhoc basis’ and generate miscellaneous control schedules
Ensuring progress data is complied and discipline progress figures are generated
Analysing all deviations from the approved plans and identify potential problems
With respect to schedule and resource requirements:
Highlighting to assigned project manager areas of slippage and concern allow corrective action to be taken
Planning policies and practices; understand all relevant project documents pertaining to the preparation of plans and schedules; ensure compliance with the development of sensible and achievable logic linked networks with single start and single finish activities; critical path analysis; earned value analysis.
Prepare timely reports to enable effective project decision making.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Chartered Engineer or HNC in engineering or equivalent work experience
Experience in planning for modifications involving engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning.
Role will be working direct for Client and will involve regular site visits.
Good communicator, able to work on their own with minimal supervision.
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