Senior Planner

The Role

Sirius Minerals is seeking an experienced Senior Planner, reporting to the Project Controls Manager, for the Project Development team of its US$2.9 billion multi-discipline engineering, procurement and construction project.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain Level 3 project schedule and Level 4/5 look-ahead schedule ensuring a logic link to engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning
  • Ensure work breakdown structures are carried through the project schedules
  • Support project management team in risk identification and cost management
  • Work with construction management (CM)team to ensure readiness for construction – e.g. materials availability, construction equipment requirements, access requirements and labour requirement
  • Ensure progress measurement is collected and reported correctly
  • Analyse schedule variances and support CM team to identify corrective actions and recovery plans to mitigate delays
  • Participate in vendor\contractor bid reviews
  • Support the development of project reports and ensure accurate data and subsequent analysis is completed
  • Assist in claims evaluation and negotiation

Skills and Experience

  • Primavera P6 project planner
  • Extensive experience in project planning and schedule control for engineering and construction projects
  • Extensive experience in construction planning and the ability to challenge and optimise schedules
  • Strong communication, stakeholder engagement and relationship building skills
  • Good knowledge and relevant experience of project management principles
  • Underground mining experience is desirable
  • Strong analytical and communications skills
  • Good report writing skills
  • Strong personal commitment to health and safety
  • An ability to work well within a team, with good team building skills and capable of mentoring others

Benefits

Attractive remuneration package depending on experience

Closing date

3 April 2017

Location

Scarborough, North Yorkshire

How to apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@siriusminerals.com.

We do not accept applications from agencies.

About us

Sirius Minerals Plc is a publically listed company on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market. Through the development of its North Yorkshire polyhalite project it will become a world leading producer of multi-nutrient fertilizer.

The Project involves the construction of a state-of-the-art underground mine to enable the extraction of polyhalite – a unique multi-nutrient fertilizer – along with the necessary infrastructure both above and below ground that will be required for transport, processing and distribution.

The Company is headquartered in Scarborough, with a small London presence, and has an increasingly growing team. To work at Sirius, you must share the Company’s values and determination to reach our goals quickly, efficiently and with the highest safety standards.

Sirius Minerals is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We will process your information in accordance with our privacy policy (www.siriusminerals.com/privacy-policy/). By submitting a CV to us, you consent to us processing your data and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate and that you are entitled to work in the UK. We may share your data with trusted third parties, including our construction contractors, Scarborough Jobmatch, Routes to Employment and other specialist recruitment agencies, but only in connection with possible recruitment with Sirius Minerals and its subsidiaries or with construction contractors working on the Project. If you do not wish us to share your information with third parties, please let us know when you email us.

Senior Planner

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Closing date for applications: 03/04/2017

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