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Kent Recruitment

Fabrication Planner

Brisbane - Australia
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Do you have the drive, skills and ability to work with us as part of our Engineering team? To help shape the future of our business, our engineers and an instrumental project in the state. You will be involved in working as a member of our well-respected team from our Brisbane office, working collaboratively with our client to successfully deliver a fast-track project in the energy industry. This is a great opportunity to be part of an innovative team while obtaining valuable experience in fast-track project delivery.

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The Opportunity
The Fabrication Planner role will act as a primary focus for project cost estimating, tracking and analysis for the Ampol Future Fuels project in Brisbane

In this role, you will undertake the following duties
  • Demonstrated high level of coordination skills to gather cost-related data from project leaders, accounts, and others.
  • Coordination and management of Project manhour reporting and project invoicing.
  • Maintenance of registers: personnel onboarding and leaving the project, intracompany and 3rd party invoices.
  • Implementation & utilisation of Kent planning procedures, tools & techniques for optimised schedule performance
  • Carry out duties in a constructive & cohesive manner, ensuring the accuracy of project schedule input/output
  • Support Senior Planner in conducting Integrated planning reviews (IAP)
  • Assists in developing planning procedures in conjunction with Senior Planner.
  • Develop / support ‘in-house’ training & mentoring plans, improving planner competency.
  • Produce and submit schedule delay analysis reports to the Senior Planner for review and any actions.
  • Incorporate project schedule change into the master schedule.
  • Develop Recovery Plans in line with the agreed revised strategy.
  • Manage Project Fabrication Schedule Change.
  • Develop & maintain strong internal/external relations in support of schedule development and execution.
  • Produce schedule Key Performance Indicators (KPIs),
  • Assist the Senior in developing what-if scenarios and recovery plans in case of program slippage and scope creep
  • Review detailed subcontract schedules before inclusion into the master schedule

Skills Requirement
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage to deadlines.
  • Experience in change management.
  • Agile and pragmatic and accustomed to delivering standardized outcomes in a highly dynamic environment.
  • Process and progress driven, based on factual analytics, combined with very transparent skills (up, transversally and down) of simple financial reflexes.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with proven ability to deliver successful outcomes through dispersed teams.
  • PC Skills, MS Office (specifically Excel), Oracle ERP.
  • Analytical skills associated with developing and utilizing performance measures and project reporting.
  • Advanced knowledge of project scheduling software
  • Ideally experienced in Oil & Gas sector

Qualification/ Certification
  • Professional Tertiary Qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Advanced Oracle P6 skills
  • Advanced PowerBi

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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