Planner (12-month Fixed Term Contract)

Company: Thales
Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Key Software: Primavera P6

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Key Responsibilities
  • Liaise with project managers, supervisors, subcontractors, as well as planning and bids and estimating team to create and maintain valid and accurate bid and project schedules in Primavera.
  • Advise the Project manager of scheduling / production issues that might impact on key schedule dates.
  • Highlight areas of schedule and cost concern and identify potential actions for improving performance.
  • Carry out analysis of project schedule and cost performance.
  • Ensure data transfer, data coordination between various program management software systems to ensure capture of accurate performance data.
  • Prepare regular reports and charts on project schedule progress and project performance.
Required Experience
  • Formal qualification in area of Engineering, Project Management or Project Planning/Control, Understanding of naval/maritime projects, processes and procedures
  • Experience in a ship building/repair or similar heavy engineering industry, and/or civil engineering field.
  • Project planning & scheduling knowledge and experience using Primavera or similar specialist application required
  • High degree of computer literacy
  • Strong communication skills and collaborative working style
  • Demonstrated numerical and analytical skills
  • High degree of attention to detail (accuracy)