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The Planning Engineer is responsible, but not limited to, the following:

  • Provides cost estimations for temporary works and preliminaries.
  • Prepares computer generated schedule programming (Primavera, MS Project or others) to monitor the progress and substantiate time and cost entitlements.
  • Prepares pre-tender, tender and contract programmes.
  • Reviews tender and contract conditions so as to highlight onerous provisions, conflicts and discrepancies and to propose recommendations to mitigate risks.
  • Monitors the progress of the construction programme and determines the delay events and their impacts.
  • Prepares progress reports and progress audits.
  • Prepares commissioning programmes.
  • Prepares recovery programmes.
  • Prepares baseline schedule which includes resource loading and progress.
  • Keeps updated on the construction industry practices and standards, and recommends ways to improve the planning and scheduling systems.
  • Provides advice on post-contract claims, reviews, disputes and litigation on programming.

Minimum Qualifications/ Job Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in any Engineering discipline.
  • Hands-on experience with Primavera and/or MS Project software is a requirement.

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of construction and general application of principles, theories and industry practices and standards.
  • Proficient with planning and scheduling techniques.
  • Ability to influence various stakeholders and build long-term relationships.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong time management skills with exceptional attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks/ projects at one time.
  • Ability to analyse and synthesize complex issues quickly.