Project Planner (Data Centre)

Permanent Salary: Negotiable

Job Overview

Zenco Technical is currently seeking an experienced Project Planner to join an industry leading company in Ireland. The role will be based in Kildare and the Project Planner will be involved in the delivery of a number of high-end projects within the data centre sector. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career progression.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and manage overall life cycle of program schedules for capital construction projects.
  • Generate performance reports and customized status reports, identifying and reconciling discrepancies with the project schedule/plan.
  • Develop, monitor and update integrated project plans and schedules so that projects can be executed in the most efficient manner possible.
  • Assist Main Contractor in development of an overall integrated schedule.
  • Prepare baseline schedules and schedule basis documents for approval by project teams.
  • Ensure all projects are of a high standard and to specification.
  • Assess impacts to the critical path and near-critical activities and report to the project team.
  • Monitor schedule deviations and variances and assist in the developing of alternative methods for corrective action.
  • Prepare and provide schedule progress reports, trending charts and schedule analysis on a periodic basis.
  • Foresee & highlight any potential risks with project leads.

Key Requirements

  • Relevant 3rd level qualification
  • 4+ years ideally as a planner/scheduler in an M&E contracting environment.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the use of modern planning and scheduling principals, methodologies, techniques and tools.
  • Superior time management essential to meet the demands of a busy schedule.
  • Excellent IT aptitude with proficiency using Microsoft Project or Primavera 6 software required.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, are required.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Must work well with others and be able to work with teams and individuals.
  • A track record of successful cross-functional collaborations to facilitate positive project outcomes.

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering and Technical opportunities, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships