Junior P6 Planner - Petrochemical - Southampton

Full time

Southampton, United Kingdom


Trant Engineering Limited is a multi discipline Engineering & Construction company, with offices and projects throughout the UK and Overseas. We have a number of different divisions, including; Energy, Oil & Gas, Process & Water, International and Control & Automation. We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book and a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.

We currently have an immediate requirement to recruit a Junior P6 Planner to work on civil engineering projects at Fawley Refinery in Southampton. Projects vary from £500k - £5m and are predominantly civil engineering works, typically comprising of RC structures, roads and enabling works. We are open to receiving applications from individuals who are either working currently in a Junior Planning role or from those with a basic understanding of the planning process with industry experience, who is interested in becoming a Planner.

The Junior Planner will provide planning support to multiple live projects across the Fawley site and will be responsible for the monitoring and progress of projects against agreed schedules.  The role will be to status the Project Schedule, produce progress / variance reports and ensure the Project Teams are using the schedule to drive delivery.  In addition, the Junior Planner will be responsible for the outputs from the Schedule and work with the Project Team to ensure schedule is accurate.

Essential Requirements:

  • Some planning experience in a construction-based company or alternatively have been in a site-based role with a base understanding of Planning
  • Understanding of construction
  • Excellent time management
  • Organised and able to prioritise
  • IT literate specifically Microsoft Office (working
  • knowledge of Microsoft Project)
  • Clear communicator orally and in written form
  • Able to work in an office or site environment

Desirable skills/qualifications:

  • CSCS Card Holder or equivalent
  • Member of a Professional Body
  • HND or Degree equivalent in an Engineering Discipline
  • Oracle Primavera Version 8.1 onwards

Company Benefits;

At Trant, we offer the opportunity for career development and progression within a professional working environment and we strongly support and encourage employees to gain professional qualifications.

Our company benefits package includes;

  • A competitive salary
  • 24 days holiday (increasing with service) + bank holidays (increasing with service)
  • The opportunity to buy further holidays
  • Government Workplace Pension Scheme

Equal Opportunities;

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, sex, disability or age

To apply for this position, please e-mail your CV to tina.wheeler@trant.co.uk or call our Internal Recruitment Team on 02380 665544

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