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Planning Engineer

Big Fish Recruitment

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: RP281-217

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time
Job Duration: Permanent Employment

• To establish and maintain resource loaded detailed project schedule using Primavera Project
• Planner 6 to produce resources, manpower and equipment histograms for the project and corresponding S-curve and revise according to scope changes.
• To attend & coordinate site & client meetings regarding the planning & progress.
• To prepare weekly and monthly progress/Look-ahead reports, perform progress analysis, schedule updating, monitoring, forecast and resource planning.
• To update activities weekly, recording the percentage complete, earned value and remaining duration until completion of project.
• To perform comparison between baseline schedule with actual costs/resources usage and work performed.
• To revise the Baseline Schedule whenever there is a change in the scope or the Sequence of work.
• To prepare EOT claim for the project due to change in scope of work and change in engineering design.
• To prepare look ahead schedules for interval use to set short term targets to achieve long terms goals.
• To prepare target schedules for internal use to monitor the project performance at different stages.
• To prepare daily, weekly and monthly report keeping a true and fair view of the progress made on site.


• University Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering; Civil or equivalent
• Nature and length of previous experience: at least 5 years’ experience in planning.
• Specialist knowledge: Primavera
• Current Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

About the Company


Our aim is to provide our clients and candidates with a consistent, quality service that goes beyond the norm, giving them peace of mind and complete trust in our ability to meet their needs.


Big Fish consultants specialise in their fields and have extensive experience in the region and beyond. We take pride in our knowledge and network and believe that our relationships are built on trust and integrity and are made for the long term.


At Big Fish, as well as caring for the people we work with, we also care about the world and environment we live in, that's why Big Fish support initiatives that promote human welfare, environmental protection and sustainability.

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SAR 12,500

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