Senior Planning Engineer

Qatar - Oil, Gas & Mining - Oil & Gas - Construction, Commissioning & Operations - Academic Bachelor

Are you a driven, independent and enthusiastic Senior Planning Engineer and interested in joining the team of our client, a major oil & gas company?

Feel free to contact

Iswarya Krishnaswamy Badri, Account manager

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About this role


Responsible for the detailed planning, scheduling & reporting of major projects in the E&C department;

Develop and produce plans using Primavera P6;

Responsible for deliverables such as S-curves, one page dashboard by project, histograms and tabular man-hour reports;

Act as primary interface between contractor planning departments and the company project team for EPC Projects;

Monitor contractor schedules;

Liaise with Company Corporate Planning Development Division regarding 5Y corporate plan and LRBP.


Provision of day to day planning support the Project Engineers/ Discipline Engineers to help ensure the successful and timely delivery of all work within assigned projects;

Review and report on projects schedule;

Responsible for development of 5WLAH & 4MLAH in liaison with IOP;

Identify and analyze potential delays and propose corrective actions for projects;

Review and analyze contractors’ projects scheduling and planning documents (procedures, reports, etc);

Verify milestones in line with projects. Elaborate and follow up defined KPI;

Elaborate a management-type plan, levels 0&1;

Liaising with department Leadership Team in providing updates to improvements related to business processes & system functionality;

Carry out any other duties or tasks that may be assigned by his hierarchical superior;

Critical path analysis of the support network schedule. Variance analysis of critical paths;

Working closely with the project team assisting and guiding on any project planning issues;

Produce Planning deliverables such as S-curves, one page dashboard by project, Histograms and tabular man-hour reports;

Assist Activity Owners in developing fit for purpose plans for assigned activities;

Produce Integrated Engineering, Procurement, Fabrication and Construction Plans at various levels for assigned Project(s);

Challenge the readiness and achievability of the plans;

Analyze and feedback areas of non – conformance to the process;

Liaising with cost, estimating and procurement departments;

Ensuring all client planning expectations are met;

Understanding of project team and client reporting requirements and expectations including performance measures and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs);

Guiding & directing junior team members in resolution of project difficulties and planning issues.

About you


Engineering background with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in Planning / Scheduling of O&G installations and project management;

Thorough experience and understanding of planning and scheduling principles and in the use of Primavera P6 software;

Demonstrable proficiency with integrated planning environments and processes;

Initiative to seek out required information and communicate issues proactively;

Strong communication and people development experience. Good interpersonal and communication skills;

Experience in the use of relevant software (Microsoft Word, Excel and Access);

Fluent in English.

What we offer

Contract Duration: Contract Hire / 2 Years with possible extension;

Start Date: January 2019;

Location: Qatar;

Reports To: Project Services Lead;

Deadline of CV Submission: 23 October 2018.

About us

Our client is a Global Oil and Gas operating company has an immediate requirement for Senior Planning Engineer.


  • Vacancy number: PUB183226
  • Location: Qatar
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 50
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Closing date: Sunday, October 21, 2018
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Iswarya Krishnaswamy Badri

Account manager Brunel Energy UAE Dubai

+971 2 626 4410

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