Planner


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent July 25th 2019 £60,000 + full package BTC/FP/2019/2507P Brian Colton

Planner

North West

Cheshire

£60,000 + Full Package

Our Client, a highly reputable Cheshire Based Construction Company with a turnover of £70 million, are looking for a Planner to join their team based in the North West. The Planner will be responsible for all aspects of Pre-Construction to Delivery and will be working on schemes within the Healthcare, Commercial, and Industrial sectors.

Main Responsibilities of a Planner:

  • Support the construction team in the delivery of construction projects
  • Ensure production of accurate reports as required by the Senior Management
  • Produce logic linked construction programmes with construction team at a level of detail appropriate to the needs of the project
  • Monitor contract progression and record delays
  • Produce completion programmes with construction team and any other short term programmes requested
  • Assist with management of sub-contractors through production of trade filters, short term programmes or resource scheduling
  • Assist with the assessment and application of extensions of time
  • Regular performance management
  • Achievement of company KPI measures
  • Completions on time
  • Site visits and reports

Skills & Abilities Required:

  • Knowledge of pre-tender and delivery planning
  • First principle awareness
  • Partnering knowledge
  • Compliancy with standards and processes
  • High level of planning and programming knowledge
  • Ability to undertake site audits
  • Good team working skills
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • Fully client focused
  • Good time manager and organised
  • Able to prioritise effectively and meet timescales
  • Professional approach
  • Strives for improvement
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with estimators and site management
  • Innovative
  • Good health and safety awareness
  • Commercially aware
  • Good record keeping
  • Ability to train site management on MS Project