Project Planner

Company Overview

Collen Construction is a family owned company, with a history dating back over 200 years and a reputation for building quality and excellence. The firm is currently ranked in the top ten main building contractors in Ireland, and has experience in private and public-sector projects, as design and build contractor, management contractor and joint venture partner.
The company’s portfolio includes projects ranging in value from under €1 million up to €700 million
•commercial office fit-outs •data centres •life sciences •industrial warehousing •retail •conservation •refurbishment

Role and Responsibilities

Key Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Contracts Manager and Senior Planner
  • Proficient in the use of Primavera P6 software
  • Experience of Asta Powerproject and MS Project
  • Computer literate with good knowledge of MS Office, Excel, Word etc.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in working on large scale construction projects
  • Manage and update the Project Construction Programme
  • Create, manage, and update short term, area, and trade programmes
  • Integrate procurement and information schedules within the over Project Construction Programme
  • Prepare detailed progress reports on a weekly basis for issue to the Contracts Manager and Client
  • Manage and develop progress monitoring techniques
  • Manpower and cost load the Project Construction Programme
  • Monitor and report on Earned Value. This will include detailed reporting to the client as well as the production of progress S-Curves for internal and external issue.
  • Integrate subcontractor and supplier schedules within the overall Project Construction Team.
  • Monitor and report on supplier and subcontractor design, approval, off-site production etc.
  • Manage and update the Design Programme in conjunction with the Design Manager
  • Attend Client progress meeting as required
  • Attend Subcontractor and Supplier progress meeting
  • Monitor original v actual and prepare as-built programmes
  • Work with the project team to provide consistency in the project planning approach and facilitate accuracy in reporting and programme execution

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • Degree Qualified or from a trade background
  • IT Proficient