ACCIONA Infrastructure Australia is a subsidiary of ACCIONA S.A., a Spanish company that ranks among the world's leading sustainability-focused businesses in the renewable energy, major infrastructure and water and wastewater treatment sectors. ACCIONA is committed to developing a lasting foundation in Australia.
ACCIONA is undertaking the design and construction of the civil works on the Sydney Light Rail Project. The scope includes 12km of track, 19 stops, and a bridge over the Eastern Distributor, a tunnel under Moore Park, stabling and maintenance facilities, substations and other service buildings along the route.
ACCIONA Infrastructure is seeking an experienced and talented project Planner to coordinate all technical activities on the project. Our Planner will schedule, conduct, and coordinate all assigned engineering work. They will monitor work for compliance to applicable codes and accepted engineering practices and standards. They will be responsible for the development and the monitoring of the construction planning program and will monitor all construction activities to enable fortnightly progress reporting.
This position will be responsible for identifying risks and opportunities, maintaining the budget and relevant approvals, preparing strategies, ensuring the accuracy of all operational requirements and compliance with Environment and Quality management systems, processes and legislative requirements. The planning manager will also evaluate all system capacity and analyse all production requirement and system deficiencies while monitoring performance to ensure timely action to adjust for variance and contingencies.
We require someone with detailed knowledge of surface works construction methodology to enable the development of a surface works constructions program. You must have an understanding of the global project program and have had interaction with global technical works programs, recognizing and maintaining awareness of the global critical path.
If you are happy to work hard in a team environment and develop your career while playing a role in delivering this iconic piece of infrastructure then apply now.
ACCIONA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes equality and diversity. Indigenous Australian and candidates from minority groups are encouraged to apply.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
· Degree qualified Civil Engineer or related
· 5-7 years relevant experience in large-scale infrastructure construction, predominantly rail, roads and bridges;
· Competency as a Project Planner on Civil Engineering projects;
Understanding of programming software, like Primavera P6 or equivalent; ACCIONA is one of the foremost Spanish business corporations, leader in the development and management of infrastructure, renewable energy, water and services. Listed on the selective Ibex-35 stock exchange index, it is a benchmark for the market.