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Project Lead Planning Engineer

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    David Yarwood

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    28 days ago

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We’re looking for a Project Lead Planning Engineer for a 20 month contract working on a PMC project in the oil and gas sector- to be based in the Greater London area.

What does the job involve?

The Project Lead Planning Engineer is to form part of the PMC team for an onshore LNG FEED.

The Project Lead Planner reports to the Project Controls Manager and responsibilities include, to:

    • Maintain schedule coding structure and check correct application in P6
    • Assure integrity of the schedule – durations, logic, milestones
    • Schedule analysis and critical path and communication to project management
    • Co-ordination of the weekly and monthly update cycles for schedule and progress
    • Update and maintain Level 1, 2 and Level 3 schedules for project reports
    • Update and maintain progress curves for project reporting
    • Co-ordination of discipline and area reviews of schedule and progress to confirm accuracy of information and forecasts
    • Schedule management to assure alignment of all schedules and resolve interface issues
    • Correct use of the planning and progress systems
    • Provide progress measurement function for all phases of the project
    • Review of schedule and progress reporting for consolidation and input to project reports.
    • Provide schedule impacts for change control
    • Baseline maintenance


What skills and experience do you need?

Prior experience in a similar role in the oil and gas industry.

Lead role experience

Experience of working on prior ADNOC projects would be an advantage.

What are the pay and benefits?

Limited company rate to the candidate of circa £50.00 per hour


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