Planner

  • Job Reference: 617842060-2
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Linear Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Sunderland
  • Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Planner required on a permanent basis!
Reporting to the Programme Delivery Manager, you will be responsible for the design, delivery & development of our client's water mains renewal schemes. This would be achieved by interpreting requirements, designing and scoping the best possible solution and maintaining a vested interest in the schemes from conception to completion.
The role:
• Surveying of new schemes to identify risks and construction techniques.
• Undertaking site meetings with client, highway authority and subcontractors to identify the best delivery method for the schemes.
• Design process producing construction design drawings for schemes.
• Liaising with client to complying with technical standards and scheme acceptance.
• Produce the design solution and scope of works documents ready for scheme costing.
• Ensuing all planning criteria have been met including co-ordination of CDM requirements.
• Producing construction programmes of the schemes.
• Liaison with highway authorities to identify and comply with street works requirements.
• Liaison with private land, environmental and archaeological stakeholders.
• Identify any customer communications that will be required.
• Effective communication with all stakeholders.
You:
• Ability to work under pressure
• Attention to detail
• Basic technical knowledge of the water industry
• Basic AutoCAD experience
• Health and safety awareness
• NRSWA awareness i.e.. Street works knowledge
• Proficient with Microsoft Office and Project
• Full, clean, UK driving licence.
Minimum Experience Needed:
• Planning Engineer experience within utilities, using MS Project.
• Demonstratable AutoCAD experience.
• Knowledge of the water utilities industry.
• H&S and NRSWA awareness.
Qualifications Needed:
• Industry applicable professional qualification (ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent) in a construction/engineering discipline OR demonstratable Planning Engineer experience.
• Valid CSCS card.
• Full, clean, UK driving licence.
If rate of pay is a sliding scale what is needed to get to the top amount:
• Significant demonstratable Planning Engineer experience with a Leading Contractor on utilities projects.
• Significant demonstratable AutoCAD and MS Project experience on utilities projects.
• Demonstratable experience working in the water utilities industry.
• Demonstratable H&S and NRSWA experience on utilities projects.
• Significant Demonstratable experience with all job description responsibilities.
• Full, clean, UK driving licence.
The salary banding is indicative and dependent on experience. Details on the full package are to be discussed during shortlisting