Building Services
South Wales
£55k - £70k + Benefits

MEP Planner

Ref: 392| Posted: 27th Nov 2023

MEP  Planner  or Senior Planner – Hospital Project – Construction  

(Both Intermediate and Senior Planners Considered)

Location - (Merthyr Tydfil) South Wales projects + remote work


What Makes it Great?

-Opportunity to play a key role in their planning team, working on a multimillion pound Healthcare project.

-Mix of office / site and home working

-Local South Wales regional projects.


Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading tier 1 building contractors, working on an interesting hospital project in south wales.



To provide construction planning, programming, prelims and methodology input for projects at prequalification, tender and contract stage by developing an accurate assessment of sequence, methodology and time.  Reproduction of best timeline going forward in the design & construction period.   


As a MEP Planner, you’ll be responsible for: 


-Planning and programming input into prequalification’s and bids which will involve developing the construction methodology;

-Preparing tender programmes, method statements phasing drawings and other supporting information;

-Liaising with bid managers, estimators, designers, temporary works department and specialist subcontractors as necessary;

-Preparing presentation material using PowerPoint, Sketch-Up, Paint or similar and presenting our construction proposals at interview;

-Experience of 4D planning desirable;

-At contract stage preparation of programme and works with the site teams to prepare detailed construction programmes, design and procurement programmes and other supporting information;

-Provide on-going support to site teams to review progress or update programmes and report as necessary;

-May directly supervise a technician or operational staff on rotation;

-To support and be familiar with own role and responsibility in respect of Business Continuity Planning.  Ensuring that team members are also aware of the plans and communicates same.



To be considered for this Planner role you must meet the following criteria:

-Previous experience in a planner or similar related role.

-Keen interest in and a good knowledge of building, civil engineering or general construction techniques and methodology;

-Suitable level of safety training and to hold an appropriate CSCS card;

-An understanding of the design and procurement process and an awareness of contractual matters;

-Lean programming skills; NEC compliant programmes;

- Experience to Track & re-schedule monthly reports;

--Site experience on a variety of projects covering common construction techniques;

-Capable of preparing programmes using one or more of the project management software packages in use in the company e.g. Power-project, Microsoft Project, Asta;

-MEP background / related qualification

-Early Contract Involvement experience.



-£55k - £70k basic  (dependent on experience)  

-Car / Car Allowance

-Pension (up to 8%)

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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