Planning Engineer

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Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

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Job description

Our client, a leading Oil and Gas Operating Company are looking Planning Engineer to be based in their Aberdeen offices. The role is offered with a long-term contract and negotiable daily rate.

Job Overview:

As Planning Engineer you'll be responsible for; assisting in development of the program integrated schedule consistent with the Major Projects common process.


  • Provide quality assurance of detailed schedules covering activities through to the start of operations;
  • Provide quality assurance & support for planning activities of the contractors chosen to execute the program of work;
  • Ensure that schedule learning from complementary work in other Business Units and external companies is appropriately utilized;
  • Assist in developing the schedule process, system and procedures to support the program;
  • Assess contractors and vendors schedule submittals for conformance with requirements;
  • Provide assurance that the contractors schedule systems interface and progress measurement is effectively implemented and consistently applied;

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Solid broad-based experience in both define and execute phase planning and scheduling on projects
  • Experience working with engineering and construction contractors;
  • Experience crafting top-down, full Engineering-Procurement-Construction logic driven networked schedules.
  • Understanding of current schedule best practices and demonstrated ability with Primavera P5 / P6