JOB TITLE: Planner (Civil Engineering)

Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 10491JL Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/03/2014
Salary & Benefits : £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car/Allowance, Excellent Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Planner (Civil Engineering). Leading Global Civil Engineering Organisation. 50-60k + Car/allowance + Excellent benefits. Manchester

Job Description

Job Description

Planner (Civil Engineering).
50-60k + Car/allowance + Excellent benefits, Pension, Healthcare, Holidays
Leading Global Civil Engineering Organisation

The opportunity

Due to expansion this is a fantastic opportunity for a Planner to join our client, a Global Civil Engineering Organsiation, based out of their Manchester office, with work covering project sites in the North West. This Leading Global Civil Engineering Company has experienced year upon year growth and is committed to the growth and career development of its employees.

The role

This is a permanent, full time role to be based out of the Manchester office, with work covering the North West region. As an experienced Planner you will be required to carry out contract planning in the organisation's Yorkshire civil's business, where projects can vary between £1.0m and £20m in size and to undertake planning activity from project commencement to completion and monitor site progress as required, achieving planned completion dates.

Key tasks and responsibilities

*Visit sites in order to determine how to plan the project.
*Assess and plan time, resources and material for projects and update the plan through the duration of a project.
*Ensure that accurate plans/programmes are available to site management and monitor the progress on site as required.
*Understand and carry out the role specific requirement of the Business Management System and help to identify opportunities for improvement.
*Understand Business Sustainability and help identify opportunities to improve sustainability.
*Ensure Safety Personal by working safely, addressing safety concerns and participate in safety initiatives.

The Individual / Knowledge and Skills Required

As an experienced Planner in Civil Engineering projects you will have an operational background and previous experience of producing basic resourced logic linked programmes.

*Ideally HND/Degree level qualified in Civil Engineering (or similar) discipline.
*An understanding of and experience in temporary works, ideally gained from planning in the civil engineering sector.
*Experience in the use of planning software e.g. Primevera P6 or Asta Power Projects would be advantageous.
*You will communicate effectively at all levels in a way that encourages two-way communication. Being comfortable with both groups and individuals.
*Adopts an organised and systematic approach to work and incorporates flexibility to response to changes in tasking.
*Takes personal ownership by responding promptly to internal and external customer enquiries.
*Demonstrates an awareness of financial and cost implications in all activities.
*Encourages, supports and value contributions of others, shares credit and responds positively to others.
*Welcomes a challenge of more difficult work, is ambitious and with the determination to develop further within the department and ultimately the organisation.

The Company

You will be joining a Leading Global Civil Engineering Organisation, based out of their Manchester office and working on Civil Engineering projects throughout the North West region. The company has experienced year upon year growth and is committed to the growth and career development of its employees.

The Package

Permanent, Full time, 50-60k + Car/allowance, Pension, Healthcare, Other Excellent benefits including 26 days annual leave + bank holidays, share options scheme, choice of flexible benefits scheme + career progression

Bluefire Consulting are an employment agency working on behalf of our client.

Job Keywords

Planner, Building Planner, Civil, Civil Engineering, Engineering, Construction, P6, Primevera, Asta, Asta Power projects, construction, manchester, yorkshire, site, management, hnd, hnc, bms, plan, projects

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Building and Construction recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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