Project Planner

Muscat, Oman Countrywide
12 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs Engineering is a $13bn revenue global EPCM company providing multi-discipline professional engineering and project management services provider to local projects with over 1,800 resources in our home offices and in the field across the Middle East covering Downstream, Upstream, Petrochemicals and Buildings and Infrastructure projects. The total regional strength is in excess of 2,500 resources.

As a global leader of Program Management and Construction Management (PM/CM) services with projects ranging from $1 million to programs that cost up to $10 billion, we deliver award winning total Design and/or Construction Management projects for public and private sector clients. From the pre-construction phase, through complete erection of the project, to the post-construction and commissioning, we function as an extension of our clients' goals and aspirations. Project sector and types include: Aviation, Emergency Operations & Data Centers, Healthcare, Hospitality & Entertainment, Correctional & Rehabilitation Facilities, and Research & Development Facilities.

Position Summary

Responsible for comprehensive understanding and application of principles, theories, concepts, and industry practices and standards. Will perform work of complex scope. Works under general supervision while participating in setting assignment objectives; work is reviewed for adequacy on completion. Represents the organization by interacting with internal and external personnel on significant matters.

• Performs routine aspects of assigned projects under close supervision, following established procedures
• Becomes familiar with techniques, procedures, methods and the nature of the applicable engineering system
• Prepares status reports
• May prepare lists of required materials, tools, and equipment
• Plans sequence of operations


• 0-2 years of experience is required
  • Expert in Primavera P6 software as a 'hands-on' user required
  • Experience in engineering and/or construction work process and activity sequence required
  • Refinery or chemical plant facility EPC experience required
  • Experience in using and understanding earned value progress required
  • Experience in all phases of home office engineering required

• Excellent oral and written communication skills required

• BS or BS is preferred

Jacobs® is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services with over 70,000 resources in 250+ offices worldwide. Building strong long-term relationships is the key to our success as a company. To strengthen these lasting alliances, we partner with each client to better understand their objectives. This allows us to deliver superior quality on every project.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.