Senior Project Planner

Balranald, Australia

Job Reference 1241407

Location Balranald, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Planning / Scheduling

Job Type Contract

Date Added May 16, 2024

Our client seeks a Senior Project Planner to join our site team on a FIFO basis to Balranald in NSW. On offer is a 2 and 1 rotation from capital cities on the east coast. DIDO is also on offer
What you’ll do
The role responsibilities include:
  • Crucial support to the planning and overall Project Controls department.
  • Grow the existing team and knowledge base to support a robust Project Controls environment
  • Support and engage with overall Engineering and Delivery team to effectively transfer project information. 
  • Provide insight and support regarding schedule trends and forecasts to Management.
  • Supply timely and accurate forecasts to Management and Client.
  • Developing schedules for Engineering (FEED and Detailed Design).
  • Creating Resource Loaded Project SchedulesUpdating of schedule progress following Client governanceReasoning of resource requirements and forecasting. 
  • Reporting – Portfolio and Project, Earned Value Management, S-Curves, Resource Histograms.
  • Baseline maintenance and change management and manage the interface between the cost system and Primavera.
  • Stakeholder Engagement. 
What you’ll have
  • Experienced in multi-industries (Mining, Oil & Gas, Infrastructure, etc.)
  • Previous working experience in a formidable sustaining capital and major refurbishment environment.
  • Extensive experience and an advanced user in Primavera P6.
  • Experience in EcoSys will be highly regarded and sound knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Tertiary qualification relevant to Planning and Scheduling in complex programs.
  • Extensive years of Project Planning experience, with relevant years of experience in Engineering Schedule development/management in mining.
  • Sound knowledge of change management, baseline management, schedule development, Risk Evaluate, Earned Value Management.
  • Excellent relationship building and stakeholder management skills.
  • You will be an enthusiastic team player and prepared to follow project and schedule governance.
  • Dedication to Customer satisfaction.
About Airswift
  • 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 1000 employees and 9,000+ contractors operating in over 130 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

    Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered. (Australia Citizen, PR Holder, or Valid Australia working VISA)

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