Lead of Planning

Doha, Qatar

Job Reference 1237841

Location Doha, Qatar

Industry Oil & Gas - LNG

Function Planning / Scheduling

Job Type Contract

Date Added January 31, 2024

Vacancy Overview

Lead of Planning

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry.

Airswift is seeking for a Lead of Planning to work in Qatar with our client based in Qatar. 

Job Description
Responsible for the Project Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contract(s) schedule and all aspects of the Progress Measurement System. This includes development, maintenance, monitoring, controlling and integration of the EPC schedule(s) including verification and reporting in addition to ensuring that all activities comply with standardized processes and are delivered to the highest possible standards.

  • Bachelor’s degree in related subject or equivalent experience.
Knowledge and /or Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in project scheduling and controls for EPC oil and gas facilities capital projects / operating companies
  • Thorough and extensive knowledge of project controls principles, theories, and concepts.
  • At least five (5) years site/field scheduling experience.
  • Experience developing work methods in accordance to established Company policies, directives from Management, schedules, and professional engineering standards.
  • Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to read, write, and speak fluent English.
  • Able to work within a defined role with limited supervision.
  • Willing and able to travel as required.
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills.
  • Strong planning, organizational and prioritizing skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good computer literacy skills (Primavera P6, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Hands on working experience in Primavera P6 Version 18 and above.
  • Good knowledge of using Primavera Schedule Risk Analysis software for conducting Schedule Risk Analysis.


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