Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Planner / Scheduler, Refinery Staff
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Carson, California, United States


Lead Turnaround Planner

Experience & Qualifications:

  • 10+ years work experience as a Lead or Senior Planner for major projects.
  • Experience in the oil industry.
  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering, Construction Management or related field from a four-year college or technical school is preferred
Job Function:

  • Lead Turnaround Teams through planning process utilizing the approved work management process flow.
  • Validate resource requirements for the total event
  • Identify and monitor all critical and sub-critical paths for the total event
  • Measure and analyze progress performance and forecasts, and identify productivity issues and resolutions
  • Validate turnaround / event duration based on schedule analysis, potential risks, and anticipated contingency
  • Generate event-level reports and assist with detail reporting (status, look-ahead, forecast)
  • Optimize plan with execution team to identify efficiency's to reduce cost and duration
  • Analyze and identify schedule constraints with corrective measures to maintain execution schedule


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.