Senior Planner
Civil Engineering
£70k - £80k + Benefits

Senior Planner

Ref: 246| Posted: 20th Jun 2022

Senior Planner – Leading Civil Engineering Main Contractor - Hertfordshire


Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading privately owned civil engineering main contractors operating in the sectors of Water, Highways, Rail and Energy.


Opportunity for an experienced planner to join the team and play a key role in the

delivery of high profile projects within the civil engineering sector.



To ensure that planning standards – at both organisation and project level – are

exceeded across all projects and planning & control procedures are adhered to.

Assist with the tender, pre-construction and delivery of a range of opportunities and

live projects by collaboratively developing and maintaining robust detailed project


Ensure project plans capture the full project scope, resources are considered and

loaded as required, and contractual & programme specific requirements are met.

Collaboratively develop and establish optimal construction methodologies, logic

sequences & work outputs by drafting programmes for review and preparing logistics


Pro-actively identify opportunities and risks in the plan. Monitor the critical path and

key milestones, advising the delivery team on any potential changes and leading

challenge and mitigation actions.

Thoroughly develop programmes to demonstrate the impact of change in compliance

with the contractual and project specific requirements.

Visit sites and attend progress meetings. Monitor progress and update short term

plans, progress reports and construction programmes.

Develop 4D animations of the project plan to aid digital rehearsal of the project construction.



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

- Previous employment as a Planner  
- Previous experience on Civil Engineering projects, ideally Water / Waste water sector.
- Ideally previous main contractor employment.
- Expertise in planning software, P6 (Primavera)
- Tender planning experience would be an advantage but is not essential.
- Knowledge of NEC
- High level of communication and client facing skills.
- Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc).


The successful Planner will receive:

*£70,000 - £75,000 (Dependent on experience)
*Car / Allowance
*Pension (5%)

*Life Assurance



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