Senior Planning Engineer – PD&MS Group – Aberdeen

PD&MS Group

About The Role

PD&MS Group have a great opportunity for a Senior Planning Engineer to join our progressive Planning team based in Aberdeen on a long term basis.

The main duties will involve:

Preparation and maintenance of Company project plan/schedule and interface with an d input to, Client project plan

Attend kick off meetings and gather data to determine schedule constraints

Ensure project baselines are set and agreed by all stakeholders

Liaison and interface with Client Representative s on issues of project planning

Data retrieval and review purs uant to project planning status

Undertake general project related activities as requested from time to time, within expect ed capabilities and/or training

Attend and participate in Planning Risk Reviews

Maintaining or bettering project schedules, as directed and within expected capabilities and/or training

Input to ongoing development and improvement of Planning System

Supervision, development and delivery of on the job training to J unior Planning personnel

Establish and maintain ‘Best Practice’ for Project Planning & Controls

Ensure compliance with Corporate Planning standards

Communicate potential project plan/schedule risk to PRP

Prepare, update and issue project plans as directed by Company PRP

Interface and liaise with Client Representatives pursuant to project

Maintain up to date knowledge on project planning and control principles

Responsible for ensuring professional development is maintained and identified competency requirements are undertaken in a timely manner

Adherence to the company integrated management system

Compliance with quality assurance, health and safety and environmental policies

Demonstrate and promote PD&MS QHSE principles and lead by example

Ensure unsafe activities are challenged

Adherence to the requirements of the best practice standards recommendations and processes in the undertaking of duties , in particular, risk assessment and control, reliability and failure prevention necessary to ensure the safe design, provision and use of tools, equipment and systems

Demonstrate and promote PD&MS values and lead by example

Ensure direct report performance reviews are carried out within the required timescales

About You

This position would be well suited to an individual with some existing Planning experience.

The successful candidate would ideally have the following skills and attributes:

Team working

HND in a business or technical subject

Significant experience in the use of Planning software

Demonstrable experience in the application of Project Planning and Control Principles

Competent in the use of MS Office applications

Previous experience in a similar role

Experience in managing and developing others

About Us

Our Company delivers small, medium and large sized brownfield engineering and construction projects to both onshore and offshore facilities within the UKCS, and beyond.
In addition to our Oil & Gas delivery stream we are leading the way in the Low Carbon Energy Sector, as well as providing opportunities in Energy Transition and Cleantech sectors.

We strongly believe in our core values, the PD&MS GENES, which defines who we are and what we do on a daily basis, the way we deliver and what our company stands for. Each Gene is underpinned by our safety message “without compromise to safety or quality”, safety and quality do not stand alone as company values because they are integrated into everything we do.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and value inclusion and diversity. We welcome applications from all persons regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran or disability status.

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