Lead Planner

I8420

Lead Planner The role requires successful candidate to manage the overall project schedule the Lead Planner will report directly to the Project Manager. Significant liaison required with internal Departments, external Stakeholders (EP, CM, System Integrator Project Managers and Planners) and Project Team senior management. Proven track record of previous roles similar to requirement advantageous.

Category:
Construction
Location:
Munster
Years of Experience Req.:
10 years +
Date Posted:
31/01/2021
Days Remaining:
33
Employment Type:
Contract
Education Level Req.:
Third level Degree (Level 8)

Lead Planner

 

The role requires successful candidate to manage the overall project schedule the Lead Planner will report directly to the Project Manager.

 

Significant liaison required with internal Departments, external Stakeholders (EP, CM, System Integrator Project Managers and Planners) and Project Team senior management.

Proven track record of previous roles similar to requirement advantageous.

 

Responsibilities included but not limited to:

  • Management and administration of the overall integrated Project schedule – one integrated schedule residing on a remote server hosted by a 3rd party.
  • Development and maintenance of schedule elements, primarily CQ and Start-Up / PV phases.
  • Ensuring all Planning resources (Engineering / Procurement, Construction and System Integrator) adhere to good planning / scheduling practices and methodologies.
  • Co-ordination and arbitration of key interface milestones between the various parties.
  • Validating and critiquing schedule and progress data developed and presented by planning stakeholder resources.
  • Collating and presenting overall schedule information on a frequent basis for project leadership team including overall project critical path analysis, progress data, look ahead, key risks, etc.
  • Co-ordinating and collating monthly reports for the Project Manager.

 

Core skills

  • Background in pharmaceutical facilities, preferably API.
  • Strong Leadership, Communication, and Interpersonal skills.
  • Decision making, Analytical and Problem-solving abilities.
  • Relevant experience of managing, administrating and working within a multiuser Primavera P6 project environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail and presentation.
  • Ability to interpret schedule data in a consistent / speedy manner and articulate relevant information to senior management.

 

DPS is a leading Project Management and Engineering Company delivering Full Service Engineering with a ‘client first’ mentality and personal touch across a range of market sectors: Project and Programme Management, Procurement, Design, Construction Management, Health & Safety Management, Commissioning, Qualification and Start-up. We have one goal: to deliver more than our clients expect first time, every time.

 

We’ve been serving industry around the world for 40 years plus, relied on for our agility, original thinking, sound judgement and high-calibre people. What sets us apart is the rapport we build with our clients and the care we take to gain a fundamental understanding of our client’s businesses. We employ over 1600+ people out of our Fifteen office locations and we serve a broad range of clients ranging from multinational companies to small generic producers.  

 

DPS Engineering is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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