Company: Petro People
Skills: Operations Management, Process Management, Research & Development
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Our client, Oil & Gas Operator is looking to recruit an experienced Turnaround Lead Planner on 12 month contract basis, based in Aberdeen to start early December.

Turnaround Lead Planner with responsibility for all planning and scheduling deliverables to deliver the mega TAR (for off shore installation) to be executed in 2020 as part of the Core TAR team managing this event. Includes preparing, optimizing, levelling, job-card creation, updating progress and maintaining the plan/schedule to efficiently execute and commission. Reporting to management on shore, field teams that work off-shore and preparation for board meetings.

Job Requirements:
- 7+ Years' experience in planning and executing turnarounds (optional is construction scheduler), with a minimum of 5 years' experience as Lead planner with excellent skill level in scheduling (Primavera).
- Strong supervisory skills in managing crafts with good written/verbal communication skills and customer focus.
- Must be able to work effectively in a Team environment and build consensus.
- The Turnaround Planner shall have good proficiency with SAP (planning tool), Impress knowledge/skill is a pre.

Location: Based in Tullos, Aberdeen, normal working hours, but when needed extended hours or weekend work is required. During TAR, TAR working hours apply. TAR duration 61 days. Contract runs till the end of October 2020

The Lead Planner communicates with all company disciplines, operations /maintenance, engineering, procurement and finance during the planning and execution stage and at all stages of the turnaround work processes. During execution he/she is in control of the schedule of work and reports to Field Coordinators and management. 3+ direct reports and supported by 8 work preparation members.
Scope for TAR: Asset maintenance scope, implement several projects and upgrades for 2 off-shore




Bringing over 60 years of experience to the market, Petro People provide both tailored Recruitment Services and Upstream & Downstream Project Engineering & Management Solutions to the Oil & Energy Sector.





Petro People provide a tailored Recruitment Service to our clients globally and have amassed over 60 years of experience working exclusively in the Oil & Energy industry.


Using our 7 Stage Collaborative Model, we are perfectly positioned to support you in both permanent and contract positions onshore or offshore.



Based in the Oil & Gas capital of Europe, Petro People provide a full Turnkey Project Engineering & Management Service to our global Upstream & Downstream clients.


Whether we provide a full Project Management Team or a single discipline engineer, our experienced personnel form a crucial part of our clients operation and together they ensure that projects are delivered safely, on time, within budget and fully achieve the intended requirements.



Project Management including Support & Planning

Project Teams & Personnel

Brownfield and Greenfield FEED & Engineering Services

Construction & Pre-fabrication

Commissioning & Decommissioning

Logistics & Mobilisation

Recruitment & Payroll Solutions




Offshore Drilling services

SPS & UWILD Projects

Upgrade, Repair & Modification Projects

Stacking & Reactivation




Petrochemical / Refinery Project Personnel

Plant Upgrade / Repair or Modification projects

Commissioning & Decommissioning Services

FEED & Engineering Services

Cost Control


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