Planning Engineer

Requisition ID 
2017-17084
Department / Discipline 
Project Control
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
IT Milan

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler has an opportunity for a Planning Engineer. In this role you will provide a complete planning service to the project management team that has proven expertise in managing large, complex projects with a global reach. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in oil and gas,  refining, petrochemicals, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and power industries.

  • Development of detailed schedules in conjunction with the project team
  • Development of progress measurement systems and reporting of progress and productivity
  • Co-ordination of schedule interfaces between clients' and epc contractors' activities
  • Provide regular forecasting of project schedule including key milestones
  • Lead regular schedule review meetings with the project team, clients and subcontractors
  • Production of weekly and monthly progress reports to the project management team
  • Mentoring and development of locally hired Planning team members, where appropriate

Skills / Qualifications

  • Relevant degree/Chartered Engineer or appropriate experience
  • A proven track record in engineering and construction of refinery, oil & gas, petrochemical or similar facilities
  • Experience of EPC projects
  • A pro-active approach to solving problems and getting the job done
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Expert with Primavera P6 and spreadsheets, with database capability
  • Self-motivated, energetic and tenacious
  • Willing to share information and develop junior staff
  • Good English and Italian knowledge

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws

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