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Planning Engineer

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Permanent Full-time
Engineering - Civil, Planning / Scheduling / Project Control, Project Management
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Job Duties

  • The role is responsible for ensuring planning and programming is performed to a high consistent standard across the business with the objective of accurate planning for driving timely project execution and at the same protecting time related commercial exposure. 
  • Collaborate with Business Development Team, Estimating Manager and Pre-contracts Manager to understand client requirements and seek clarifications on scope 
  • Develop with the team, the programme schedule and timelines for performing the construction work based on resource requirements, historical trending of such projects etc. while striving for optimal resource utilisation  
  • Incorporate robust construction methodology using innovative technology to optimize construction plans 
  • Discuss deviations to plans internally, identify causes, and develop mitigation plan; Collaborate with Commercial team and Project Leaders to finalize the terms  
  • Present revised timelines and negotiate with the client on modifications and changes to timelines favorably 
  • Negotiate improved terms and timelines with suppliers and sub-contractors as needed 
  • Identify delay and disruption events and apply analysis methods
  • Provide advisory support for the substantiation of entitlement claims
  • Maintain ongoing and regular communication / interactions with business heads; Anticipate project risks based on new developments
  • Enhance business understanding and anticipate client needs
  • Effectively communicate issues or concerns within the team members or the client 
  • Highlight the opportunities and risks associated with the time related aspects of bids
  • Monitor closely project progress and adherence to project plans 

 Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's/College Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Minimum Five (5) years or above in project planning management for infrastructure projects 
  • Knowledge of stakeholder management, conflict resolution and risk management 
  • Good understanding of construction methodologies 
  • Good understanding of different forms of Contract in the Philippines 
  • Proficient in the use of planning software and tools (i.e. P6, Asta PP, Tilos) 
  • Membership of professional association (Chartered planning, project management is preferred but not essential)

Interested parties, please apply with full resume stating present and expected salary in your application.  By submitting your personal data for recruitment purposes, Applicants understood and agreed that the Company may retain such personal data up to a period of two years for the recruitment of any suitable position within the Company.

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence. Applicants who are not invited for an interview within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful for the applied post.

For more information about Leighton Asia, please visit our Leighton Company Website.

How to apply

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