Planner for Oil and Gas Co.

Sommerman Skinner Associates (SSA Limited)
Dubai, UAE

Ref: KP181-461
Sommerman Skinner Associates (SSA Limited)

The Role

The Role

Planner Required for Oil & Gas Business

Must have Oil & Gas Background

Key Purpose of the Role
Drive the on-time completion of projects in line with the project goals and business objectives.

Responsibilities and Tasks:
• Formulate WBS to develop schedules for proposals and projects,
• Prepare and maintain accurate up to date schedules
• Provide recommendations to PM on schedule deviations so as to ensure timely completion of project
• Asses schedule impact of both proposed and actual changes to scope of work (variation orders)
• Ensure that PM is advised of schedule progress status at all times
• Obtain and analyze validity of schedules from subcontractors and ensure alignment with master schedule
• Make recommendations to PM on extension of time submitted by subcontractors
• Provide schedules in various required formats to suit business needs
• Provide accurate discipline input to all required management / project reports
• Attend internal and external meetings as required to support project and business needs
• Populate historical database for future reference
• Demonstrate a personal commitment to HSEQ by following Statutory HSEQ Regulations and companies Corporate Policies and Management Systems



Skills & Experience

• Bachelor Degree in Engineering with at least 8 years’ EPC Planning experience;

• Must have strong hands on planning experience in Oil & Gas mainly in Pipelines, Compressor Stations and Power Stations;

• Must have excellent hands on experience in Primavera P6 and good knowledge in MS Project scheduling tools;

• Ability to apply Critical Path Method planning techniques to develop a EPC schedule;

• Experience with Mega Projects in the Middle East will be a strong advantage;

• Good knowledge in Cost Control will be an advantage.

• Highly proactive and ability to interact effectively with people.

• Clear, fluent and expressive use of verbal and written language to convey information and ideas; Possess good communication in English language;

About the Company

About the Company

SSA Ltd. (Sommerman Skinner Associates) find out the detail to allow you to make qualified judgments about your career and its progression. On the companies that we represent (over 2000 spread across a diverse spectrum of industry) we will be able to inform you of contracts pending, awarded, company growth, opportunity, relative reward and internal prospects. We believe that through spending time and effort front end through interviewing or individual dedication we can offer real advice that will be valued. Our founder is degree qualified with extensive exposure to industry and with a career also behind him in Recruitment Management. Our team is made up of qualified construction professionals. We specialise in both permanent and freelance opportunities to qualified construction professionals.

Disciplines covered include:

Site Engineers, Site Agents, Project Managers, Contracts Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Commercial Managers, Planners, Safety, Purchasers, Estimators and Design Executive.
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