Construction Planner Jobs 

If you are a Construction Planner and keen to take your career to the next level on an unprecedented stage of planning importance, we are hiring and proud to promote Construction Planner Jobs across the United Kingdom.  

The candidates we have partnered with are getting heavily involved in all aspects of planning including creating, maintaining, reviewing and administering construction schedules and plans. They liaise with external contractors and suppliers on draft applications. 

The overall purpose of planning is to work with the Senior Planner on various sites on the following:

  • Produce the tender programme
  • Agree and monitor progress against the contract master programme
  • Produce construction target programmes
  • Participate in defining work package breakdown and identifying scope of works to develop logistics strategy and planning
  • Identify and select the appropriate techniques and sequence of events for each project

Construction Planner duties and responsibilities

  • Make recommendations and challenge programme proposals
  • Give advice to teams on improving programme duration
  • Provide advice and support on the development of specific systems of working.
  • Preparing project and activity feedback reports
  • Producing sub-contractor work package programmes

Key tasks

  • Liaising with the Project Team throughout, to monitor progress and highlight deviations from the schedule and making adjustments to project plans as necessary
  • Give advice to teams on improving programme duration
  • Prepare weekly/monthly/quarterly progress reports from information gathered from the site teams
  • Helping to develop the company's planning processes and procedures
  • Reporting findings, and recommending solutions to recover delays

Competencies

Role-specific:

  • Extensive experience in planning,
  • CSCS basic card.

General IT:

  • Competent user MS Excel, MS Word, Microsoft Outlook email and calendars.
  • Advanced user of Asta Powerproject
  • Advanced user Probe

Expected salary for planners

The pay rates below are approximate

  • Starting: £28,000 - £30,000
  • With experience: £36,500 - £43,000
  • Senior Planners £60,000 - £65,500

Contact the IT Division Team

Email the IT Division at it@stafffinders.co.uk.

Candidates can submit a CV online using our Register online service.

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Job Listings

  1. Shuttering Joiner

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £18.00 p/h

    Category: Construction / Trades / Property

    Stafffinders require shuttering joiners for ongoing work in Edinburgh.
    Previous experience working on busy civils projects is essential to be considered for this role.
    Must have CSCS card, tools and PPE
    Ongoing work and various contract lengths available.

  2. Dumper

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £15.00 p/h

    Category: Construction / Trades / Property

    Stafffinders require groundworkers with dumper/roller tickets for ongoing work in Edinburgh. 
    Previous experience of working on busy construction sites is essential.
    Various contracts and various lengths availalble. 
    Must have CSCS card, PPE and dumper/roller.

  3. Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £11.00 p/h

    Category: Labourer

    Are you immediately available for work in the Edinburgh area.
    We are looking for a team of Labourers with CSCS cards, PPE and the right attitude .
    This will be in the city centre and is ongoing min of 3 months work .
    Please get in touch 

  4. Joiner

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: £16.75 p/h

    Category: Carpenter

    Joiners required for various contracts and various lengths. Immediate starts available
    1st and 2nd fix joiners required, must be able to work at pace and have Blue or Gold Skills Card .
    Tools and PPE is required.
    Please call Joanne or Craig on 0141 887 1155 to discuss further.

  5. Bricklayer

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £17.50 p/h

    Category: Bricklayer

    We are looking for a Bricklayer for ongoing work in various sites .
    You will need a Blue or Gold CSCS card or time served.  Experience in laying block. 
    Must have trowels and PPE. 
    PLease give joanne or Craig a call on 0141 887 1155

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