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  • Leeds, UK
  • £350 - £450 per day
  • Contract
  • Civil Engineering
  • Reference: 201df
  • Consultant: Dave Fowler

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Freelance Planner

Civil Engineering


This is a superb opportunity for an experienced Planner to join an award winning Civil Engineering contractor.


  • Involvement with Site Team in all aspects of project planning, programming and progress monitoring, including information flow, procurement, and site works.
  • To liaise with the Client, subcontractors, suppliers and designers on all matters relating to planning, and to attend and contribute to site meetings and other associated meetings.
  • Assist in the management of change in regards of impact on programmes and progress.
  • Provide the planning service on tenders and projects
  • Attend pre-contract meeting to explain the planning aspects of the contract.
  • Office based or site based as an integral part of the bid or project teams.
  • Monitor and prepare a progress report on the project programme.
  • Maintain look ahead programmes and advise on implications to both Client & Project Team.
  • Consider and discuss alternatives with the Project Manager.
  • Advise and liaise with in-house temporary work and design engineers of project requirements.
  • Contribute to Risk Assessment and review of programme and method
  • Implement Company procedures.
  • Appraise, co-ordinate and integrate subcontract and design programmes.
  • Maintain the as-built programme, be able to tell the story of what happened and why


  • Asta Power Project Experience or Primavera P6 Experience
  • Appropriate Degree (desirable) / HNC (minimum)
  • Extensive industry experience in Civil Engineering / Environment agency
  • Ability to communicate the planning strategy for a complex programme to the wider team to ensure accuracy of information.
  • Experience of working within a collaborative environment.
  • Knowledge of Project Controls including earned value and schedule risk analysis.
  • Other software Microsoft applications including Excel, Powerpoint, Word is desirable

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