Company: Cammach Bryant
Skills: Planner / Scheduler
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Our Client is looking for a Functional Planner for a contract position, located in Aberdeen.


  • Follow the safety and environmental policies, guidelines and procedures as directed by the business unit in the implementation of best practise planning and scheduling.
  • Liaise with appropriate functional support disciplines to ensure activity data is captured in the planning database, ensuring maintenance of change management records.
  • Assess planning data provided against planning gate criteria and prioritisation guidance.
  • Construct plans to accurately reflect the planning data provided and illustrate work fronts associated with each Asset or Function, taking full account of constraints.
  • Ensure additions to plans and schedules are assessed against the relevant gate criteria and prioritisation criteria.
  • Facilitate Asset Scheduling meetings to validate each schedule prior to baseline and execution i.e. weekly progress and 4-week look ahead.
  • Coach Activity Owners to improve their interface with the Integrated Activity Planning & Scheduling process, including enhancing their appreciation of the planning function.
  • Produce data to illustrate the plan and schedule quality, including suitable framing of performance improvement opportunities.
  • Control and maintain a strong and visible Deviation Control Process, maintaining accurate records of all deviations and their impact on baseline plans and schedules.
  • Support standardisation and development of planning data, planning deliverables, reports and metrics across the organisational streams.
  • Follow the safety and environmental policies, guidelines and procedures as directed by the business unit.
  • Assess planning deliverables to identify SIMOPS, ensuring that they are clearly displayed in all plans.
  • Professional role with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Engagement and management of key contractor data is critical.
  • Managing integrated plans from multiple sources.
  • Importing third party data, ensuring suitable understanding of externally planned activities


  • Proven competency in Primavera P6
  • Preference towards HNC in Engineering qualification or equivalent experience.
  • Oil and gas operational experience preferred.
  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail.
  • Forward thinking and proactive.

Person Specification Preferred background would include one of the following:

  • Trade (craft apprenticeship with some experience as tradesperson)
  • Process operations
  • Production operations Finance
  • Previous experience in planning role, preferably with Primavera