Project Planner – (Cork)

Permanent Salary: Excellent

Job Overview

Zenco Technical is currently seeking an experienced Project Planner to join a small growing business with projects based in Cork. The Project Planner will work on several projects within the Oil & Gas and Water Treatment sectors. 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.
  • Prepare baseline schedules and schedule basis documents for approval by project teams.
  • 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.
  • Maintain record of scope changes, trends and variances that potentially affect schedule performance.
  • Review schedules with project team members on a regular basis to ensure that accurate and timely data is incorporated in the schedule.


Key Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related field.
  • 5+ years as a planner/scheduler.
  • Demonstrated expertise in the use of modern planning and scheduling principals, methodologies, techniques and tools.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, are required.
  • 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.
  • Possess exceptionally good organisational skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines

If this sounds of interest to you, or to make a general inquiry into engineering and technical opportunities, please get in touch today.

 Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships