Senior Planner

Western Australia
30 Apr 2012
28 May 2012
Chris Norris
Job Type

Senior Planner – Civil Construction

The current economy and future outlook for the construction sector in Western Australia makes this the most exciting and stable workplace in the world. Couple that with the superb lifestyle on offer you struggle to find a reason not to consider coming here.

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a major civil construction contractor and have positions available for experienced Senior Planners. 

Focusing on various projects spanning the state of Western Australia, this role provides support to the Project team by closely monitoring and developing the Project schedule.    The Senior Planner is responsible for liaising with the full project team and collating information to produce regular updates on changes to expected completion dates in the program. Reporting to the site based Project Manager your duties will include:  

  • Monitoring, developing and reporting on Project progress;
  • Liaising with all Project areas to create and present accurate formal and technical reports;
  • Establishing  and maintain the Project Program;
  • Performing critical path analysis and advise on areas of concern and possible actions;
  • From time to time you may be involved in the tender process for new projects. 

  You will possess a Tertiary level qualification in Engineering and/or Construction and extensive experience in a major project environment, coupled with exceptional knowledge and ability using Primavera P6 scheduling software. You will require well developed analytical and problem solving skills and a proactive, committed and energetic approach.  


Ideally you will have worked in one or more of the following; major earthworks, road construction, land remediation, structural concrete, dam construction, pipelines or land development / subdivision. Also a strong commercial focus, strong technical / construction knowledge and a genuine desire to live and work in Australia.

On offer is a full time permanent position, excellent salary and relocation assistance. The visa and relocation process will be heavily assisted by us and a specialist migration consultancy.

We will be visiting the UK and Ireland to conduct interviews with interested candidates within 6-8 weeks’ time but the selection process begins now. If this position is of interest please send a CV to Chris Norris by clicking 'apply now'