Project Planner


Aurecon:

Aurecon provides world class engineering, management and specialist technical services to clients across the globe. An independent, employee owned company we encourage our people to live their ideas working alongside globally recognised experts in multidisciplinary teams.

The Team:

Our PSH unit in Christchurch is currently undertaking major Infrastructure projects within the region. These include prestigious public transportation and motorway projects of national significance, & building projects such as: Christchurch Metro Sports Complex, North Canterbury Transport Infrastructure Recovery (NTIR), and other relevant South Island projects. We have an immediate vacancy for a Project Planner to actively contribute to the smooth administration of these major and often complex projects.

The Role:

As a Project Planner within PSH, you will insure that corporate planning and scheduling standards are implemented and that all project related activities comply, across all business organizations. This role will see you working closely with Commercial and Project Managers to assist them preparing and controlling all different levels of a project’s schedule, from the overall Project Master schedules initially developed in the proposal phase up to the detailed activity schedules at the discipline level.

Knowledge and Skills:

· Hold (5-7) years’ engineering &/or construction planning/scheduling experience.

· Experience with large complex projects, ideally transit projects.

· Leadership experience as a Control Team Lead (CTL) on a small sized project or lead on a large project.

· Experience in the use of automated cost or schedule management systems.

· Knowledge and ability to practically apply accounting theory to business issues.

· Thorough knowledge of diversified controls engineering systems, principles and practices.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s degree in engineering/construction.

· Advanced knowledge of macros and other modelling techniques.

· Knowledge & use of a Schedule Risk Analysis Tool (Acumen Fuse, Primavera SRA, Predict!, @Risk, etc)

· Expert in P6 & Microsoft Projects.

What Can Aurecon offer You:

At Aurecon, we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, encourages sustainability and promotes team work and work life balance. We offer an attractive remuneration package along with the opportunity to work on high profile projects together with a rewarding career experience within our large and diverse organisation. We also support flexible work practices and are willing to negotiate work hours to meet your and Aurecon’s needs in line with our commitments as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality.

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