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Seal Sands

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Petroleum Engineering




Contract | Full Time

Our client a leading Engineering services provider is currently leading a Turnaround on a Top Tier COMAH site in Teesside.The TAR is scheduled for Q1 2020 but the project requires the Planner to be in place with immediate effect.

Duties will include:

  • Produce programme
  • Monitor programme continually against performance
  • Incorporate programme variations
  • Programme report to client/management
  • Anticipate problem areas regarding critical paths and advise remedial action.
  • Allocate the estimate costs to the activities on the programme and assist in the baselining of the programme.
  • Development and communication of resource requirements necessary to meet the demands of the project timescales.
  • Analyse Earned Value Performance on the project

Key Competencies:

  • Ability to produce a feasible programme of activities from a given scope of work.
  • Communication skills to liaise with all relevant parties to report accurate contract status.
  • An ability to anticipate and highlight critical programme areas for management action.
  • Fluency in Primavera P6 and excel to provide prompt accurate and regular information.
  • Awareness of the technical implications and interfaces to be able to programme work effectively.
  • Awareness of the impact of planning on safety, quality and cost considerations.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To produce all necessary programmes at the appropriate times to reflect the overall contract requirements.
  • To monitor and update all contract programmes by relevant discussion with all relevant parties.
  • To predict and communicate critical path deviations to enable management to take corrective action.
  • To optimise the use of approved computer software packages to ensure the above accountabilities are met.
  • To incorporate emergent works effectively into existing programmes.
  • To report progress against programme on a regular basis and record any delays with associated reasoning.


  • Sufficient and appropriate assistant/trainee Planning Engineer experience.
  • Sufficient and appropriate experience in Petrochemical, Power & Process Industry Sectors.
  • Experience of working on TAR or Shutdowns preferred


Millbank are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business.

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