Job Details
  • Reference364325A_1602473012
  • LocationNewman
  • Salaryinc super and 10% uplift
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted15 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Are you a Senior Planning professional with a wealth of knowledge and experience, who's seeking a new opportunity to #unleashtheirpotential with a reputable industry leader?

Who are we?
Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities around the globe.

About the role
We are partnering with a renowned global EPC organisation, delivering project expertise to upstream, midstream, chemicals, power, mining and minerals sectors. We seek a broadly experienced Senior Planner working specifically for one of their key minerals' clients in WA. This assignment will cover a period of 9 months, on a 2:1 roster.

The site based construction planning and programming role is diverse in nature, though primarily will involve daily tasks of detailed project programs in accordance with contract documentation, monitoring and updating project schedules, regular project progress analysis and reporting, resource analysis, time related feasibilities and providing accurate substantiation and/or assessment of delay/acceleration claims.

We are looking for someone with experience in the following:

The successful candidate will be a dynamic, confident and self-motivated individual who is comfortable with accepting responsibility and working with a high degree of autonomy. Candidates are to demonstrate the skills earned from a minimum of 5-10 years planning and programming experience, including site-based roles within the Australian mining & construction industry. The following attributes are also highly desirable:

  • Extensive delivery experience of major Mining & Construction infrastructure.
  • A high level of skill and understanding of contemporary resource-based planning principles, industry safety standards, and various types of construction delivery methodologies.
  • The ability to quickly ascertain a Client's programming and planning needs.
  • The confidence and ability to engage and present to Clients at all levels.
  • The confidence to work autonomously within a Client environment.
  • Experience in the preparation and defence of extension of time claims.
  • Experience and proficiency in the preparation of written reports.
  • Working knowledge of contractual mechanisms related to time management.
  • Proficiency in mainstream planning software such as Primavera P6 and MS Project
  • Possess a commensurate level of business acumen to assist in the creation and maintenance of solid relationships as well as to seek new business opportunities.

    To be considered in this role, you will require the following work experience:
  • 8+ years multi-discipline project planning experience, particularly in mining construction projects from the contractor side.
  • Experience in the full life-cycle from engineering design right through to commissioning.
  • Competent user of Primavera, Envision, Navisworks, and MS Suite including Power BI
  • Understand how to apply physical progress and earned value measurement

    Ideal candidates must also hold the following prerequisites:
  • Provide a current National Police Clearance or be willing to obtain one
  • Provide a current Drivers Licence

A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the well-being of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!