Project Planner / Assistant Project Manager - £30k-£35k

England, Watford
£30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
23 Sep 2016
23 Oct 2016
Matt Wilson
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company:

  • Very well respected Utilities Services Provider & ICP within the Power Distribution sector.
  • An enviable list of clients, working with a number of the DNOs including; WPD, UKPN, SSE, as well as the National Grid.
  • The client currently has circa 170 Employees across the UK, turning over £40 million.

The Role:

  • The planner will be responsible for creation and amendment of project programmes using Microsoft Projects.
  • Reporting into the Contracts Manager they will be a part of the Major Projects Team who deal with projects upwards in terms of value of £5m for the Regional DNOs (Specifically; SSE, WPD & UKPN) and National Grid.
  • A planner will be split 50/50 between office and sites which can be nationwide so willingness to travel and even stay away is essential.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities will include performing site surveys and creating progress reports, assisting with the estimators, organising payment schedules and co-ordinating the project programme.

The Ideal Person:

  • Must have experience from within the utilities industry ideally Electrical - New Connections, Diversions or Civils projects 11kv-400kv mostly, 11-33kv.
  • Would consider people from a wider multi utilities background.
  • Holding NSWRA accreditation & CSCS Card would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Must have experience of using Microsoft Projects.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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