Vital Info

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Permanent
  • On going
  • Negotiable
  • 27/7/20

Construction Planner

Tier 1 contractor

Linsco Recruitment are currently looking to source a construction Planner for a fantastic opportunity.


Knowledge skills & experience

o Relevant construction training

o Specialist planning training. o Preferably degree qualified in a construction related subject

o Proven experience from construction background demonstrating progress to Senior Planner through career development with both theoretical and practical experience

Responsible for the contract programmes for design and construct projects, from initial compilation at tender to update and progress during construction to Completion.

o Review contract documents, specifications, scope and test schedules.

o Develop initial tender and contract programmes, sequence of work and construction methodologies.

o Plan project work and identify resource requirements (labour, plant, materials and S/Cs). o Produce or advise on short term working programmes for construction teams.

o Monitor progress and productivity and report to team.

o Identify and assess programme risks and produce mitigation plans with project team.

o Produce monthly progress reports for client and internal issue.

o Identify alternative methodologies / sequences to improve project completion date.

o Liaise with designers, subcontractors, clients and third parties e.g. licensing authorities.

o Produce records, progress reports and project related documents and communicate with all levels of staff regarding progress and project issues.

o Directly supervises Assistant Planner/Planner.

The role they would be based on A69 Hexham but will also be requested to assist in the works they have with Highways England in Area 13 (Cumbria) and area 14 (North East).

To discuss, please contact Josh at Linsco on 0115 910 6666

Linsco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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