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Rail: Planning Engineer: London

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Rail: Planning Engineer: London

  • Location

    East London

  • Sector:

    Rail & Civil Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rosie Wilkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

  • Expiry date:


A Planning Engineer is required on a contractual-basis on the Crossrail project.

Role Brief:

  • Supporting the project teams with all planning related activities associated with the management of their contracts and reporting requirements.
  • Participating and supporting the project teams in project and programme planning and progress meetings. Identifying and maintaining programme / project milestone and schedule interface activities.
  • Responsible for preparing periodic progress reporting of Level 1 and Level 2 schedules.
  • Performing and/or coordinating, collecting, verifying, and integrating the work scope for all entities into the total project plan.
  • Performing productivity analysis of construction operations. Establishing the productivity basis to be utilized in estimates, as developed in concurrence with Construction. Reviewing labour estimates for reasonableness.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing planning and scheduling functions, which include schedule development, control, and analysis, in the field and the home office.
  • Relevant experience on a large scale infrastructure project.
  • Working knowledge of multiple discipline specific software applications, such as Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Office Applications, for example.
  • Knowledge of engineering and construction management customarily acquired over time through specialized instruction or practical experience.
  • Experience of planning railway systems (track, electro-mechanical, OHLE)
  • Understanding of systems testing and commissioning and scheduling thereof
  • Clear understanding of system interfaces
  • Experience of producing and managing detailed integrated programmes
  • Experienced in multi-party dealings - integration meetings, schedule updates etc.
  • Experience and knowledge based confidence in challenging contractor programmes
  • Reasonable understanding of NEC3 relevant Time clauses