Company: Wood
Skills: Planner / Scheduler
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Staines, United Kingdom


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for a Senior Planning Engineer to join our team in Staines. The role will require you to act as a focal point to ensure that the schedules and systems are integrated to measure, trend and forecast the work, and are in place and managed. This role could be agency or permanent.

Responsibilities
  • Updating the proposal schedule to indicate specific milestones agreed upon in the Contract
  • Preparing engineering and procurement schedules at varying levels of detail
  • Obtaining alignment between Engineering and Procurement Schedules
  • Obtaining scheduling alignment with key construction activities
  • Delivering weekly and monthly project progress reports
  • Maintaining the CTR catalogue
  • Ensuring that Corporate Systems are set up and maintained inline with project schedules
  • Periodically updating schedules to include scope changes, latest progress and delivery information
  • Assisting with development of change notifications by highlighting impact on schedule, and assist with related tracking and re-baselining effort
  • Obtaining deliverables and drawing lists and updates from disciplines and distribute compiled reports
  • Developing and distribute project curves of progress and manpower, including planned, actual and forecast figures
  • Take reasonable care of your own health and safety and of others who may be affected by your actions
  • Co-operate with Wood by following all relevant health and safety policies and practice safe work habits
  • Report all injuries, incidents and near misses and to proactively support our behavioural based observation system
  • Implement established procedures to ensure compliance to Quality and HSSE requirements
  • Identify opportunities for improvement in Quality and HSSE and notify the relevant department


  • Skills / Qualifications

  • Practical applied experience in planning and scheduling
  • Expertise on project controls and planning tools
  • Knowledge of spreadsheets and databases
  • Team player with a willingness to share ideas with multi-disciplinary team members
  • Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Good numerical, analytical and literacy skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Possess good planning and organisational skills and be accustomed to meeting tight deadlines


  • Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

    Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.