Job Role : SENIOR PLANNINGENGINEER
Provide Project Manager, Lead Engineers and FunctionalManager (including but not limited to HR) scheduling and resourcingscenarios by effectively optimizing the management of portfolios ofprojects and people with P6.
To provideschedules from summary to detailed level which optimize expenditureof time and resource utilization.
To provideregular project reports on current status of projects.
To identify areas of concern and subsequent recoveryaction by working with Lead Engineer(s), Project EngineeringManager, Project Engineer(s), Interface / Workshare Coordinatorand / or Project Manager(s) where and when required to minimizeadverse trends.
Ability to work with zerosupervision to complete own tasks.
Computerliterate and competent with the use of commonly used officesoftware and the ability to develop specialist software relevant tothe discipline.
E.g. progress monitoring databases.
Proactive and self starter. Applies the full range ofcommunication and presentation skills required.
Convenes and leads the schedule review meetings at afrequency as required by the Project Manager. Reviews eachdiscipline progress and deviation from plan and works with theproject team to establish mitigation options.
Maintains schedule resources, reviews engineering,procurement,contracts and construction reported progress, preparesarea progress curves and manpower histograms, prepares progress andmanpower forecasts and reports for assignedWBS’s
Reporting of weekly physicalprogress (versus plan)
Weekly / Monthly reportinput reporting of weekly / monthly accomplishmentsplans for next period, areas of concern andmitigation’s.
Meets with customer / subcontractors when required to discuss schedule related concerns,explains schedule logic and describe critical path and thenprovides the customer / subcontractors with requested informationwhere and when required
Undertake resourceloading of schedules in order to produce manpower histograms andPlanned S curve.
Prepareschedules to reflect the work to be undertaken in line with therequired Work Breakdown Structure
Prepare andupdate on a weekly basis a Progress Calculation Report usingprogress databases
Undertake calculation ofprogress and productivity statistics
AssistProject Management in developing corrective action.
In consultation with Project Engineer, update the trendregister on a weekly basis.
Undertake ad hocreviews and analysis as directed by Project Manager.
Qualification : Engineering Degree / Diploma
Experience : A minimum of 10 yearsplanning experience working within an engineering officeenvironment. Experience of multi discipline projects within the Oiland Gas contracting industry is essential and construction sitework a benefit.
Must have a good knowledge of engineering / construction procedures and interfaces between all disciplinesExpert knowledge and experience of Primavera P6.