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Planner

Building a sustainable tomorrow

BAM is recruiting an intermediate Planner in the Midlands division of our construction business. With this role you will be required to travel to our regional office and all parts of the Midlands region. There will also be opportunities where appropriate to work from home. This will be dependent on each individual project's requirements.

Your mission

•Preparation of design, procurement and construction programmes using Powerproject (Elecosoft) for pre-qualifications, tenders and live projects.
•Identifying and selecting the appropriate techniques and sequence of events for each project.
•Using specialist planning computer software, including Synchro Pro and Navisworks.
•Preparing logistics plans and phasing layouts, using PowerPoint and Autodesk Formit.
•Scheduling labour, selecting of major plant and access equipment including scaffold schedules, tower crane utilisation and temporary works.
•Preparing detailed working programmes.
•Agreeing subcontractor trade programmes.
•Monitoring progress throughout the construction process and comparing this with the projected schedule of work.
•Liaising with the rest of Project Team throughout the process, adjusting project plans as necessary.
•Reporting findings and recommending solutions to recover delays.
•Recording relevant events for potential entitlement claims.
•Using graphical and scheduled media to reflect progress, event impacts and forecasts.
•Providing advice and support on the development of specific systems of working.
•Analysing sites and local environments to determine appropriate logistics solutions and resources.
•Preparing project and activity feedback reports.
•Writing tender and PQQ responses.
•Attending and presenting at client interviews.
•Assisting to develop and implement the companies planning processes and procedures.
•To Implement nd provide general planning appreciation and awareness to site team

Who are we looking for?

• An energetic, proactive, hands-on, confident, and self-motivated approach with experience in a similar role
• Demonstrable experience in contract and tender planning with an ability to take the lead in the programme and time management of construction projects
• Experience within the Midlands construction environment of project delivery across a wide range of market sectors with a good understanding of high-quality finishes and M&E interfaces.
• Knowledge of traditional and modern construction techniques and methods
• Experience in using; Powerproject, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word.
• Knowledge and practice in 3D/4D modelling (preferred but not essential).
• Good communication skills and the ability to work within a team environment or as an individual and be prepared to respond directly to Clients' requests or enquiries.
• A good understanding of contract types including JCT and NEC.
• Ideally Degree qualified, minimum qualification to HNC, HND level.

What's in it for you?

A challenging and continuously changing environment in a forward thinking organisation. In addition to an attractive salary and benefits package, we support further personal growth and development.

Your work environment

People are at the heart of what we do at BAM. We recognise that creating a diverse and inclusive environment that nurtures our employees and encourages them to bring their best and whole self to work is crucial. We're on an exciting journey to get us there by recruiting the very best talent to join us regardless of race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or other characteristics.

Be you! Join us today, so we can achieve amazing things together and build a sustainable tomorrow.'

BAM operates a flexible working policy.

Who are we?

We construct, refurbish, extend and repurpose buildings from our network of offices across England, Scotland and Wales.

We undertake award winning projects for the public and private sector.

We use the latest digital technologies and modern methods of construction, to help us to deliver projects in a lean, green and more efficient way.

Planner

United Kingdom
Permanent

Published on 12 Jan 2022

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