+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

Planning Engineer

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  • Salary:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
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  • Deadline:
    November 22, 2019
  • Gender:
    Male, Female, Other

Key Duties:

  • Understand the corporate and contract specific planning procedures and carry out all work in accordance with these.
  • Study and understand all relevant project documents pertaining to the preparation of plans and schedules.
  • Work with all relevant project and discipline personnel to ensure that planning control procedures are in place.
  • Assist in establishing project control schedules based on the client approved program schedule.
  • Assist project management in the expedition of schedules and change request approvals.
  • Prepare activities for entire project lifecycle, including engineering and construction.
  • Reviewing schedule and progress information (for all WBS elements), for input to Primavera and Mpower on a weekly basis ensuring that all information received is accurate and correctly input.
  • Ensure WBS is the same as the structure in Mpower.
  • Producing regular schedule reports and advising Project Engineers of any forecast schedule overruns as soon as possible to allow corrective actions to be taken in a timely manner. Highlighting areas of concern and suggesting areas of improvement.
  • Ensure ‘S’ curves for planning is in aligned to cost ‘S’ curve.
  • Maintaining comprehensive accessible registers of schedule approvals, variations and change orders.
  • Review project man-hours and the allocation of man-hours in conjunction with cost control on a weekly basis.
  • Liaising with the Construction & Engineering departments with regards to establishing monthly evaluation of work done, goods received, and services rendered for schedule preparation and verification.
  • Ensure that all scheduled work is in compliance with the contract project execution plan.
  • Maintain a good working knowledge with Mpower and Primavera.
  • Ensure that adequate control of plans & schedules is in place.
  • Support senior and lead project controls personnel as appropriate.
  • Liaise with other disciplines in the control and forecasting of budgets and ensuring that all scopes including change requests are included.
  • Participate in schedule risk analysis as required
  • Ensure that corporate and project specific change. control procedures are being adhered to.
  • Perform all other job-related functions as required.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a recognised university
  • At least three (3) Years work experience
  • Good working knowledge of Planning & Schedule Management Software e.g. Primavera or equivalent
  • Good understanding of the basic principles of Project Management
  • Good general understanding of Planning, Estimating and Change Control
  • High degree of Computer Literacy, particularly in MS Office applications
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to provide direction to and supervise others
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Ability to work in a Team environment and input to the resolution of problems


How to Apply:

Please visit the Wood plc. website by clicking here to see the requisition and use the following number to search for this role: 2019-66610

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