Planner Senior

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About the Company

Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplinary heavy engineering and construction provider to the metals and minerals, oil and gas, infrastructure, as well as marine and defence markets. Our diversification enables us to operate extensively across the nation.

The Opportunity

Civmec are currently seeking a Senior Planner to join one of our new project teams based in the Pilbara region WA.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create an accurate baseline schedule, with all activities are driven through logic. Only critical dates should be constraint. 
  • Produce an accurate basis of schedule to clearly outline the assumptions made within the programme and update as required
  • Maintain and monitor the progress in line with the agreed baseline programme and notify the project manager of any risk or opportunities 
  • Produce, monitor and maintain a detailed L5 construction 6 weeks look ahead programme in consultation with the project team and monitor against the baseline programme. 
  • Complete the schedule health check on weekly basis and monitor the slippage. 
  • Complete the ‘what if’ analysis as required and complete the root cause analysis
  • Resource loading the P6 and maintain the resource levelling as directed. 
  • Produce the manning histogram and S curve
  • Programme risk identification and mitigation strategies preparation as well as producing recovery programme as directed
  • Implement a strategy to monitor the delays and tie back to the baseline programme as well as preparing and maintaining the delay log. 
  • Record keeping and clearly log and changes to the programme. 
  • Critical path identification and its priority resources. 
  • Assist in preparing the Extension of Time claims. 
  • Produce a weekly and monthly report and be the point of contact to gather all the relevant information. 
  • Monitor and measure the progress against the baseline and update the S curve.
  • Complete the progress monitoring through Earned Value and update of QMR 
  • Attend the meeting as required 
  • About You


  • Experience in working on multidisciplined projects / schedules
  • Extensive experience gained within recognised engineering contractors working in the construction, mining and resource industries on large scale projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient knowledge in Primavera 6.T
  • Tertiary qualifications in structural, mechanical, civil engineering or construction management
  • Civmec + You

    At Civmec, we offer an inclusive workplace with a ‘Never Assume’ culture, sustained by our experienced and supportive management team. Our Reward and Recognition program acknowledges our employees’ achievements and contributions to Civmec’s success. Staff employment benefits start with income protection, and go on to include access to novated leasing, and offers from our corporate partners such as health insurance and holiday travel discounts.