Onshore site Planning Engineer

Name of Employer: Fircroft

Job Title: Onshore site Planning Engineer

Contract Type: Independent Contractor

Job Location: Mozambique


Job Description: 

Site based Onshore Planning Engineer is based at Afungi, Mozambique, working on a 28/28 rotation and residing within the Afungi Project Camp. This position reports to the Onshore Planning Lead and is an integral part of the Onshore Project Controls team.


Job Requirements:

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management or related field is preferred.
Travel: Travel between point of origin and Afungi site is provided by Company
Work Schedule: Afungi Site, Mozambique. 28/28, 12 hr work day


Key Responsibilites:

To support the MZLNG Onshore site Planning team and ensure delivery of a robust and effective planning and progress measurement system to control, monitor and report the progress of the work associated with the Construction and Commissioning of the facilities.
Specify, implement and maintain robust and effective planning, progress measurement and reporting procedures
Supervise, train and develop as required, the National staff of the planning team to ensure that staff have the required standard and competencies
Oversight of the planning, progress measurement and reporting activities of all Execution Contractors
Preparing planning and progress status reports for Management which provide full visibility of all trends and highlight any deviations from the plan
Preparing the necessary project planning and scheduling procedures and support to Value Assurance Framework, PDP, PEP and/or other project documentation
Supporting consultants engaged to carry out periodical Schedule Risk Analyses
Utilize Continuous Improvement processes to ensure consistent quality and fit-for-purpose outcomes.
Input and analyze data in the Planning applications to ensure project data integrity.
Safety – Responsible for personal safety safe working practices, etc. Understand and follow project HSE procedures.
Other tasks as required by Project Controls Supervisor.
Ensures Company guidelines and process are implemented and followed within the project.


Desired Expertise and Skills:

The successful candidate will have a minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in engineering and construction within the oil and gas industry. Specific experience and expertise in the following is required:
Solid technical skills, with thorough knowledge of project control principles and work methods including, Earned Value Measurement (EVM), Critical Path Scheduling (CPS) and Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA).
Knowledge of project management and project controls principles and concepts.
Demonstratable and strong capability with Primavera P6
Working in a resource constrained environment.
Strong problem solving and analytic capabilities.
Effective communication skills – listening, verbal and written. Fluent oral and written knowledge of English is required
Ability to pass Company physical, drug screen and background security check.


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