Senior Planning Engineer - Main Contractor



Ref: OP576-1160

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Guildhall is supporting a top tier contracting company in Qatar in the search for a Senior Planning Engineer. We are looking for someone with experience working for a main contractor previously as is familiar with large scale construction projects.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

- Schedules, plans and oversees the entire program of work.
- Plans, organizes, and coordinates planning activities.
- Selects the most appropriate techniques and logical sequence of activities to complete project scope.
- Inputs the work breakdown structure information in means to assess an accurate forecast on time, resources and cash flow of the project.
- Maintains and updates technical records, prepares technical reports, helps in generating data for inputs to budgets, improvement in maintenance methods/procedures, equipment replacement, etc.
- Attended & knowledge to work on Shutdown maintenance, Preventive maintenance, Corrective maintenance.
- Determines appropriate logistics solution in managing resources.
- Sets up alerts for all important contractual and milestone dates.
- Prepares cash flow, charts and histograms on planning projects.
- Verifies critical path and interfaces between design/ engineering/ procurement / execution.
- Monitors progress periodically and compares it with the baseline planning.
- Updates the schedule based on inputs received from project team.
- Prepares the monthly Progress reports.
- Prepares the monthly Labor histograms.
- Accumulates, collects and analyses data and information required for planning.

QAR 25,000 to 38,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


- Bachelors in Civil Engineering.
- Minimum 15 years’ experience of construction and project planning experience, ideally on large
scale commercial, residential and industrial projects.
- Strong familiarity with project management software, such as Primavera and computer literate.
- Interpersonal skill, ethical values and commitment to continual improvement.
- Capable of providing technical leadership in a multi-disciplinary construction environment.
- Excellent communication skills (written reports).

About the Company

Guildhall is the most respected HR & Headhunting Consultancy in the MENA Region.

With deep, extensive knowledge of HR & Recruiting in the region, Guildhall has become a trusted partner of choice for candidates and clients. Starting from an exclusive recruitment agency in Dubai - UAE, Guildhall has grown into an elite service with the ability to cover vacancies in across MENA and Asia-pacific.

Offering tailored Career Sessions and an innovative industry-first membership program designed to save money on core services.

Guildhall is the partner of choice.

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Planning Engineer salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 12,000

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