Senior Planner

Planner/Senior Planner - HS2 Heavy Civil Engineering Works - Central Birmingham

My client is a main civil engineering contractor who works nationally on mixed heavy civil engineering schemes including highways, earthworks, energy & rail projects.

Due to an increase in workload, they are looking for an experienced Planner to join the team in their Birmingham office.

The successful Planner will have extensive experience of creating programmes of work from 1st principles, and will have a history of working for main contractors in the civil engineering field.

This is an opportunity to work on potentially the largest infrastructure scheme the UK has ever seen.


  • HS2 - heavy civil engineering work packages

Key Requirements:

  • 5 + years civil engineering planning experience

  • Relevant civil engineering site experience or qualifications

  • Ability to create programmes from 1st principles

  • Comfortable when working individually

  • Strong communication skills

  • Proficient in Primavera P6

  • Full UK driving license

  • UK citizenship - essential


  • Creating cost & resource loaded programmes of work

  • Co-ordinating programmes for the work

  • Production, maintenance and submission of contract programme

  • Monitoring and reporting progress

  • Communication of programme information to team and stakeholders

  • Working with the Planning Manager to ensure the construction programme is fit for purpose


  • Up to £70,000 basic salary

  • Bonus up to 20% of basic salary

  • Car/allowance

  • Pension

  • Life assurance

  • 25 days annual leave

Application process

Please submit all CV Applications via this job board or send directly to: or 0121 712 6600

Services advertised by Project Resource are that of an Employment Business/Agency.

  • Rate: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car/Allowance, Fuel Card
  • Location: Birmingham, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Project Resource Ltd
  • Tel: 0121 712 6600
  • Fax: 0118-952-2241
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2016-10-14 14:47:52 -

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