Senior Planner

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: WA - Perth
Categories: Pre Contracts & Business Development, Commercial, Engineering

As market-leaders in complex project delivery for the Infrastructure, Renewables, Building and Resources sectors, Decmil continue to successfully deliver integrated, multi-disciplinary construction and engineering solutions for clients across Australasia. 

The Senior Planner is an integral role to the business and will work closely with design, construction and estimating/commercial teams to achieve project success.  This dynamic organisation are committed to developing their planning and project controls team, and training will be made available to the successful candidate in the use of 4D planning and digital project controls. 

The opportunity

We're looking for someone to join our Perth based team, to work on various projects. You'll gain exposure to the following: 

  • Ownership and maintain the construction program throughout the project duration
  • Ensure adequate time controls are set up at time of tender award to achieve the project objectives
  • Actively adopt 4D planning techniques to support communication of the project time model
  • Provide the baseline for regular and accurate program updates and reliable forecasts
  • Advise other project team members on priorities and criticality of program activities
  • Assist the project team in achieving the agreed completion milestones and provide assurance on achieving the key dates
  • Provide early warning notices to project team on delays and the likely effects of delays
  • Prepare Notice of Delays and Extension of Time claims using best practice methods
  • Hold regular risk analysis workshops and produce the respective analysis for senior management review
  • Produce weekly and monthly reporting for key metrics & analysis

Who & What are we looking for?

  • A degree in Engineering, Construction Management or similar
  • Extensive experience in Infrastructure, Renewables, Non-Process Infrastructure or similar
  • Proficient user of Primavera P6
  • Experience in the use of 4D Planning desirable, but not essential
  • Ability to write routine reports, basis of program reports, identify program risks and correspondence
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to problem solve and research innovative ways to reduce costs

Why Decmil?

We provide our people with access to a range of benefits that help you balance your life at work and at home. These include flexible working arrangements, support for creating a family friendly work environment, professional development opportunities, health and wellbeing programs, and a referral program.

Our Culture

Our people are the strength of our business, contributing to our vision of being the market leader in project delivery and achieving sustainable growth. Our people have a ‘can do’ attitude, and we empower them to create new ways of doing things and to find solutions through innovative thinking.

We are committed to an inclusive workplace that fosters a positive culture based on the fundamental principles of respect, equity and diversity and enables people to be involved, contribute, and perform to their full potential. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates to apply.

We invite you to apply now and join Decmil to explore new opportunities and develop your skills.

Together, we’re Decmil. Together, we’re the difference.

 

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