Planning Engineer

Siemens PLC
Dubai

40 days ago

The Senior
Planning Engineer supports the
project management team and will work under the supervision of the
regional Planning Team Leader. The SPE provides all relevant
project disciplines with high quality scheduling
and reporting on various levels
by summarizing the project status information. The SPE is able to understand
all available templates and utilizes these best practices independently in
parallel projects assigned to. The SPE is responsible for monitoring the schedule, the engineering document
submittals, milestones and
critical path and events that cause direct or indirect influence
and notifies the same to all relevant project team members. The SPE has a
proven track record of successful application
of fundamental practices
and procedures
of particular areas in planning and drives
actively quality and
improvements to minimize non-conformances.

Responsibilities
  • Create baseline schedules for newly awarded
    projects, prepare tender schedules, setup recovery programs in running projects
    on own initiative
  • Integration of various sub-level programs to
    a summary schedule and provide various level of detail schedules for status
    overview and review by Project Management Team (PMT) and management
  • Updating programs with
    PMT taking design and engineering,
    civil and MEP works, subcontractors and other
    work activities into account. Close
    coordination with these disciplines in order to have feasible project forecast programs available
  • Tracking
    and monitoring all project
    activities on regular (weekly)
    basis. Support relevant PMT members in setting priorities
    on critical path activities and steering site/ project
    activities accordingly
  • Support
    project
    disciplines as e.g.
    civil works, site operations,
    electrical installation etc. in establishing "sub-programs" providing more
    detail
    in order to manage/ control site activities
    in an professional manner
  • Continuous review
    and implementation of updates of supplier submitted programs together
    with
    relevant PMT members in order
    to identify critical interfaces
  • Attend
    regular meetings with suppliers and
    PMT to present actual situation, comparisons between baseline and actual
    dates, critical path activities,
    forecast completion date etc.
  • Furnish delay events in execution programs
    and prepare EoT schedules for CCM
  • Support
    the project team in effective co-ordination of all
    project related
    activities
    based
    on agreed programs
  • Abide
    by and comply with the Siemens Compliance
    and Business Conduct Guidelines
  • Ensure at all times that assigned
    tasks are operated in
    line with the QA process and
    procedures,
    statutory, regulatory and EHS
    requirements
Qualifications
  • Degree
    in Electrical or Civil Engineering or
    equivalent qualification
  • At
    least 10 years’ experience in a professional project planning environment
    working for EPC Contractors
  • Advanced
    knowledge of Primavera P6 version 8 and above
  • Ability
    to solve problems and pro-active in all aspects of project execution
  • Ability
    to work under own initiative to tight deadlines
  • Ability
    to coordinate works and track progress of works in all project execution phases
  • Experience
    in electrical infrastructure project
    execution
  • Experience
    working in multi-national teams

Job ID: 92439

Organisation: Energy Management

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time