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Expires on: March 11, 2020

Position Details
Civil Construction - Building Facilities
7 year(s)
Bachelor's / College Degree

Senior Planning Engineer - Job Description


Carry out the following duties in consultation with the Project Control Manager/Project Manager:

·         Develop the detailed schedule of works and prepare the submission package as specified in the Contract and revise this schedule during construction as required. He should have previously developed schedules with 5,000 to 10,000 activities.

·         Load the anticipated income to the schedule activities and generate cash flow projections that will be provided to the Project Manager for further processing.

·         Load the required Manpower and Equipment to the schedule activities and generate tables and histograms with the anticipated project requirements. In coordination with the Project Manager and with further processing of this data he will generate the schedules of Manpower and Equipment that will be forwarded to the Operations Centre of the Company

·         Load the major quantities to the schedule activities and monitor key performance indicators as agreed with the Project Manager and the Planning Control Manager (PCM).

·         Collect from site all necessary information and prepare the required Weekly and Monthly Progress Reports.

·         Monitor the progress of the Project and discuss with the Project Manager/Construction Manager corrective measures as necessary

·         Coordinate with the Site Planning Engineers in order to develop and monitor one month look ahead schedule in accordance with company internal procedures

·         Develop the recovery schedule during construction phase to comply with contractual requirements.

·         He should have an in-depth knowledge of Primavera P6 and he will attend and resolve standard technical issues (Installation/Configuration etc.)

·         Manage a team of Junior Planning Engineers , depending on Project size, that will assist him in order to address the project planning requirements of the Project

·         Provide Primavera and Project Planning training to the Junior Planning Engineers of his team and the Site Engineers of the Project.

·         Coordinate with the IT department and  ensure that the Planning Engineers of his team have the required hardware and software for their work

·         Coordinate with the Materials Department and provide all the necessary information regarding the dates materials will be required on site

·         Develop further detailed internal schedules as well methods of construction for major items of the Project

·         Prepare the Client Project Dashboard in accordance with Contract requirements and provide information for the preparation of the Company Internal Dashboard

·         Identify delay situations and in coordination with the Commercial Manager of the project maintain a list with the delay events/areas of concern that will be included in the Monthly Progress Report.

·         Review all the documents (Letters, Request for Information, Site Inspection Request, Variation Orders, Drawings etc.) and identify the ones related to the delay events that will be used for preparation of claims for extension of time

·         Should have hands on experience with implementation of standard methods of delay analysis (As Planned Impacted, Time Impacts Analysis etc.) for the preparation of claims for extension of time.

·         Perform other duties as assigned by the Project Manager.  


Skills & Qualifications

·         Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;

·         Ability to problem solve and identify risks;

·         Strong team-player, able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;

·         Well organized with a good sense of structure and ability to co-ordinate across a broad range of parallel activities;

·         Ability to make sound decisions based upon a blend of knowledge, experience, judgment and analysis;

·         Ability to manage diverse workload and multi-task efficiently;

·         Excellent command of written and spoken English;

·         Advanced knowledge of Primavera P6 and MS Office schedules.


Educational Qualifications and Experience:

·         Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil or MEP Engineering;

·         More than 7 years of solid and extensive experience in a similar position in construction preferably with a Contractor; 

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