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Senior Planning Engineer 

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United KingdomAB11, Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, United Kingdom
Work Type:
Contract Or Temporary
Work Time:
Full Time


PD&MS Group now have an immediate requirement for a senior planning engineer to join our project services department on a long term contract basis.
Role Summary
The senior planning engineer is required to provide project planning and control support to projects and other corporate functions.
* Preparation and maintenance of Company project plan/schedule and interface with and input to, Client project plan
* Attend kick off meetings and gather data to determine schedule constraints
* Ensure project baselines are set and agreed by all stakeholders
* Liaison and interface with Client Representatives on issues of project planning
* Data retrieval and review pursuant to project planning status
* Undertake general project related activities as requested from time to time, within expected capabilities and/or training
* Attend and participate in Planning Risk Reviews
* Maintaining or bettering project schedules, as directed and within expected capabilities and/or training
* Input to ongoing development and improvement of Planning System
* Supervision, development and delivery of on the job training to Junior Planning personnel
* Establish and maintain ‘Best Practice’ for Project Planning & Controls
* Ensure compliance with Corporate Planning standards
* Communicate potential project plan/schedule risk to PRP
* Prepare, update and issue project plans as directed by Company PRP
* Interface and liaise with Client Representatives pursuant to project
* Maintain up to date knowledge on project planning and control principles
* Responsible for ensuring professional development is maintained and identified competency requirements are undertaken in a timely manner
* Adherence to the company integrated management system
* Compliance with quality assurance, health and safety and environmental policies
* Demonstrate and promote PD&MS QHSE principles and lead by example
* Ensure unsafe activities are challenge
Senior Planning Engineer Competency Standards and skill requirements
* Degree qualified in a relevant subject
* HND in a business or technical subject
* Significant experience in the use of Planning software
* Demonstrable experience in the application of Project Planning and Control Principles
* Competent in the use of MS Office applications
* Previous experience in a similar role