Job Details

Planner/ Scheduler

Posted: 05/09/2019 16:50


Job Description

Location: Dublin

Salary: Based on individual candidate

Education Requirement: Relevant Bachelor’s degree

Type of Position: Permanent full-time position

Experience: 2+ years relevant experience post qualification

About Us

Faithful+Gould is an international company with great strength and a culture of progression. Placing great emphasis on the training, development and assessment of our staff, we’re dedicated to providing cutting-edge expertise. Join us and you’ll benefit from a development programme designed to ensure your career objectives are met in full. We are currently recruiting for a planner/ scheduler for our office at Swords, Co Dublin. The role will offer the right candidate the opportunity to work on a range of projects within the civil and building sectors


  • You will be responsible for all aspects of the Projects schedule and project controls requirements.

  • Responsible for completion of projects to time and cost

  • Able to assign work to other project planners and reliably manage members of the Project Controls team

  • Provide regular supervision to junior members of the team

  • Familiar with commercial and financial aspects of project management

  • Regular client contact

  • Building relationships with limited set of common clients

  • Good understanding of civil and building projects

  • Provision of project performance data, project schedules in a concise and timely manner.

  • Successful in identifying project deviations, slippage reports and communication of same to the team.

  • Ensuring that all issues within the programme are highlighted and understood by Senior Management and giving appropriate planning advice.

  • You will deliver the Period Programme Update and information regarding changes and delays that have impacted the programme on a period by period basis.

  • You will deliver the necessary reports to allow Senior Managers to direct the project appropriately

Job Requirements

  • An expert user of Primavera P6

  • A detailed understanding of either civils and or building projects and how they are designed, constructed and commissioned

  • Must be able to accurately define project programmes and schedules.

  • Member of the APM preferred.

  • Extensive experience in the use of Primavera Project Planner

  • Must be able to work under own initiative within Project Programmes and Tender Programmes.

  • Develop broad technical competence and able to check work of all those in the project team

  • Experience of managing interfaces with engineering disciplines with minimal supervision

  • Experience in preparing project resource histograms, performance analysis data, and CPI/SPI information.

  • Must demonstrate a detailed understanding of Project Controls Techniques including, budget and spend management, change control, Earned Value Management, data analysis, trend analysis and Work Package Management.

Contact details for applicants

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