Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Project Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Lysaker, Norway

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

We have highly skilled, social, and creative people working in our Aker Subsea department. Wellbeing, communication, and hard work is important to us, and we work together as a team to deliver to our customers.

To strengthen our team, Aker Solutions Subsea in Lysaker is looking for a Project Planner who can help us succeed.

What will you be doing? 

You will be working as Project Planner together with other colleagues, your responsibility includes but not limited to the following:
  • Be responsible for project and resource planning activities in the project
  • Coordinate, support and mentor the Regional Project Planners in the team
  • Develop and maintain high quality schedules that clearly visualize the critical path
  • Plan, monitor and control all schedule related interfaces to secure alignment
  • Perform clear and accurate progress cut off reporting to management and clients
  • Enable early identification of potential progress risks and good control of risk mitigation through schedule analyses
  • Any major deviation to the planned progress shall be highlighted to the Project Manager

We think you should have some of the following:

  • Bachelor degree in relevant field
  • Relevant 5+ years of working experience from project planning might compensate for lack of formal education
  • Good knowledge of Project Planning through the entire value chain
  • Lead Planning experience in EPC projects will be valuable
  • Good communication and presentation skills in English, verbal and written
  • Strong interpersonal skills in order to collaborate both internally and externally with stakeholders, clients etc.
  • Knowledge from using project planning tools. Primavera experience is an advantage

 2 years initial contract with options for extensions.Preferred candidates with valid work permit in Norway.

More reasons to work with us:
  • Opportunity to grow your network and develop professionally by integrating yourself into highly competent teams within world-renowned organizations in the energy sector
  • On-going support from our experienced recruitment and back-office support professionals
  • Exclusive access to all Aker Solutions' project positions in Norway, with access to permanent positions when these are offered; we are the only company that has a frame agreement with Aker Solutions for project employments
  • Fantastic office building with onsite canteen and training facilities

Only applications received online will be considered, not via email.

For further information about the position please contact:
Margareth Back, Senior Advisor, NES Advantage, Tel; +47 464 11 664 or on email

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions` global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services. As project employee you will be employed by NES Advantage Solutions AS, working for Aker Solutions.

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.