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Senior Planner- Civils

Posted 26 January by We Are SSG Easy Apply Ended

Our client has unparalleled international experience in infrastructure projects, bridges, highways, tunnels, dams and marine works.

As a result of a significant award in the Aberdeen area they are now looking to appoint an experienced Senior Planner from a main contractor civil engineering background.

As the successful Senior Planner you will have extensive highways, civils, marine and infrastructure experience.

You should have a main contractor background with similar civil engineering involvement

In this instance my client is looking for interested applicants who already live in the Aberdeen area (or commutable) and/or are willing to relocate on a permanent basis

Role Overview:

Take the lead on all planning aspects during the preparation of tenders. Working with estimators, buyers, design staff, contract personnel and submissions team to prepare well considered and competitive tender programmes and methodologies associated with bid submissions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of tender programmes for major civil engineering projects
  • Fully resource and cost load programmes where required
  • Close liaison with estimating team to support pricing, preliminaries and temporary works
  • Liaison with operational and design staff to derive effective methodologies
  • Challenge solutions to determine optimum programme durations
  • Define sequence, resource requirements and outputs for programming
  • Establish programme critical path and identify programme risks
  • Presentation of programme to Directors at tender settlement
  • Provide detailed hand over to site team and obtain ongoing feedback throughout project life

Key requirements for the role include:

  • Good experience of planning software including Primavera P6
  • Civil Engineer with good recent experience of tendering in the major infrastructure sector
  • Minimum Qualification HND Civil Engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of methodologies, outputs and resource requirements for major highways and structures
  • Challenging and innovative
  • Ability to write clear method statements for tender submission
  • Good presentation skills
  • Team player

Required skills

  • Civil Engineering
  • Marine Works
  • Project Planning

Reference: 34334191

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