Planning Engineer Full-time Job

1 week ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   44 views Reference: 14064
Job Details

Development & Implementation of efficient Planning Functions, such as Work Break down Structure, Master schedule review, Manpower Histograms & Cost loading, Progress Measurement System and coordination.

Schedule/Progress Reviews and provides recommendation for approval and/or comments on the contractor's schedule submissions, relying on relevant contract terms & conditions and GHDs' standard methodologies.

Production of project status reports and management of project dashboards.

Collaborate closely with Project Management to support teams and supervise performance to ensure alignment to standards and procedures.

Review of Time Extension Claims, Forensic analysis of schedules, Risk analysis and Continuous improvement strategies.

Understands and applies engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships Develops and maintains critical path logic networks and bar charts applying this information.

Reviews contractor's schedule/progress updates, and weekly and monthly progress reports, and validates accuracy of progress data in coordination with the site team.

Records any deviations and/or deficiencies in the progress of works, and drafts notification letters to contractors highlighting the areas of concern in terms of factors affecting the schedule/progress of the works.

Owns the development of GHDs’ weekly & monthly progress reports and progress presentations, taking the lead for all schedule/progress related data, and coordinating with the project team to collate other inputs (quality, safety, commercial, etc).

Presents progress status at meetings.

Coordinate with site engineers and inspectors who shall verify the contents of the Daily Progress Reports and provide verified data to be reflected on the original Contractors' submission EOT Claims.

Provide guidance/details on the project program as part of time impact analysis and claims determination.

Generate tabular and graphic reports for baseline targets and actual earned values and forecasting.

Pursue the implementation of technological advancements and digital innovations in the field of planning, monitoring and record keeping.

About you:

A teammate who is hungry to develop and achieve with a growing business.

You will be a confident self-starter, with natural leadership abilities coupled with outstanding English written and verbal communication skills.

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience)

10+ years of related work experience.

Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field.

Proficient PC skills including proficiency in various Project Controls software and Microsoft Office Suite. Strong level of solid understanding with Primavera (Certification as a Primavera Planner Professional is needed).

MMUP accreditation and experience of minimum 5 years in the role of planning & project control.

Proficiencies in working with PIMBOK Revision 5 (PMI registration will be well regarded).

Company Description
We are committed to addressing the worlds biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and communities.
GHD is a global network of multi-disciplinary professionals providing clients with integrated solutions through engineering, environmental, design and construction expertise. Our future-focused, innovative approaches connect and support communities around the world, resiliency and sustainability for generations to come.
Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals connected by over 200 offices, across five continents Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region.
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GHD reconnaît et comprend que le monde est en constante évolution. Nous sommes engagés à résoudre les plus grands défis mondiaux dans les secteurs de leau, de lénergie et de lurbanisation.
Nous sommes une entreprise de services professionnels dotée dune expertise de pointe en ingénierie, en construction et en architecture. Nos démarches avant-gardistes et innovatrices rapprochent et soutiennent les communautés à léchelle mondiale. En livrant dexcellents résultats sociaux et économiques, nous visons à bâtir des relations durables avec nos partenaires et nos clients.
Fondée en 1928, GHD appartient entièrement à ses employés Nous sommes plus de 10 000 employés diversifiés et qualifiés dans plus de 200 bureaux et sur cinq continents : Amérique du Nord et Amérique du Sud, Asie, Australie et Europe, ainsi que dans la région du Pacifique.
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