Due to growth, we are partnering with a Tier 1 contractor in their search for an experienced Planner to join their construction business.

  • Location: Welwyn Garden City (Northern Home Counties business)
  • Project Based, with flexibility for occasional remote working
  • £58-68,000 + package
  • Car or car allowance
  • Pension
  • Health care
The Company
Our client is a progressive and ambitious company and is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry
Are you looking for an employer who can offer you job security, progression, and a fun, challenging environment?
Primary sectors: education, residential, public sector frameworks, civic buildings, investment linked opportunities and healthcare.
The role 

Planner (Northern Home Counties Business)

We are looking for an experienced and talented Planner to provide programmes, analysis of programmes and communication within the team as required by the senior planner / planning manager during tender stage and as required by the construction manager during the construction phase within the Northern Home Counties Business. This position is project based, with flexibility for occasional remote working.

About the role:

You will be working within our Construction London & Home Counties business, where you will:

Produce fully logic linked design, procure and construct tender programmes

Produce and assist in the production of tender logistics plans, method statements, and temporary works (TW) schedules (including scaffold)

Engage with supply chain and team members to discuss and achieve optimum programme and method solutions

Assist project managers with onsite planning and reporting requirements

Produce robust fully logic linked design, procurement, construction and commission tender programmes compliant with tender sum, design (where appropriate) and methodology without assistance for small to medium sized projects

Produce tender deliverables as required (agreed at tender kick off meeting)

Work with allocated operations support in the production of method statement and scaffold schedule etc and ensure that programme reflects agreed methods

Produce (or lead if outsourced) logistics plans / phasing plans

Ensure all deliverables are produced to the agreed Tender Activity Programme (TAP) timescales to ensure they are available to other members of the tender team in good time

Engage with supply chain and team members to discuss and achieve optimum programme and method solutions

Ideally you will have:

Asta Power Projects experience, PCSA & ON Site experience.

Significant experience in the main contracting market with experience of working on multiple project schemes between £7 and £60 million.

What are we looking for?

As an experienced Planner, you will have a good understanding of programme and programme management, project planning including programme controls, project review, and cost and risk analysis. HNC (or equivalent) in Building Studies or other equivalent related subject. Competent in using project management software.

If you are looking to join a Tier 1 contractor who can offer you career progression, flexible working, a competitive salary and benefits package then this could be the one for you!