Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: Negotiable
SENIOR PLANNER needed with Groundwork and Reinforced Concrete Frame project experience for an immediately available position. About the position: Based in Surrey our client is a privately owned contractor that has been trading for many years specialising in Reinforced Concrete Frames and related Groundwork’s and Civil Engineering. Current annual turnover is circa £60 million and more importantly they have preserved a healthy profit margin. This business prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. For this role you must be the following: •A Planner with competence in Power Project and a well developed ability to communicate technical issues clearly, via the written word. •Ability to read, absorb and visualise information from drawings and text and convert this into a robust vision for construction. •A communicator who can motivate ancillary staff who produce 3D models and ‘cartoon’ sketches, so that our proposals are set before the client using visual aids as well as text. Constructive communication with Estimators is also important. •Experience of a busy and fast moving ‘Groundwork and Concrete Frame Specialists’ tendering office and the necessary ability to cope under pressure. •Broad engineering knowledge – knowing when something looks right. •Numerate and articulate. To fulfil this role we would ideally hope for the candidate to have spent a proportion of his / her career on building sites as a project engineer or similar, preferably in the narrow field of groundworks and concrete frame construction but this is not essential if strong planning experience can be shown.