Senior Planner

Job Title: Senior Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Karratha, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-03-19
Reference: 78101
Contact Name: Andy Williamson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2018 08:37

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and direct staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the Oil & Gas Industry. Our client is a leading global EPC in the resources sector and has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Planner on a 12 month contract based in Karratha. This is a residential role so candidates must be based in Karratha or willing to relocate. No FIFO option.

The planner will be responsible for the functionally and line accountable to the Cost Engineering Lead on all matters concerning planning, analysis, trending, reporting and potential risk mitigation and opportunities. They will prepare and maintain detailed schedules including analytical review of critical paths and project float as required by management, including Initiative Leads and Execution team. 

The successful candidate will be required to review contractors’ execution schedules and ensure compliance with the relevant Planning and Scheduling processes and procedures. The planner with work with the operations and maintenance planners to develop, integrate and make visible internal initiatives and associated small Projects in the Integrated Activity Planning primavera database, including construction activities. The will also have to work with maintenance planners to develop and coordinate execution work-orders, when required.

Candidates applying for this role must have experience with Primavera P6 Planner with onshore brownfield construction knowledge and previous experience working in the resources sector. Ideally candidates will have a background in fabrication but it is essential that candidates have experience in onshore plant construction, maintenance and shutdown activity.  A strong working knowledge of the various engineering disciplines such as mechanical, piping, rotating equipment, and civil / structural is beneficial.

Successful candidates will receive a call back within 2-3 business days from one of our consultants, if you do not receive a call please note that your details will be kept on file for future positions. Unfortunately due to high volumes of response we will only call successful candidates back as part of our process.