Planning Engineer

  • 3D Personnel
  • Kildare, Ireland
  • May 08, 2018
Permanent Programme Manager

Job Description

Role: Planning Engineer

Location: Co Kildare

Type: Permanent

3D Personnel is currently seeking a planning engineer to work within a team for a reputable civil engineering main contractor. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading contractor with a direct route to further your career. 

The Role:

  • Production of competitive and realistic tender plans, programmes and contract programmes for roadworks, marine, rail, utilities and treatment plants
  • Understand project, scope of works and restrictions imposed by contractual requirements and site conditions
  • Identifying and selecting the appropriate techniques & sequence of events for each project including temporary works
  • Incorporating production outputs, draw up and present plans / programmes
  • Production of resource loaded programmes as required
  • Writing method statements, incorporating graphics as required
  • Attend tender meetings and present tender plan and programme
  • Attending and presenting at client interviews
  • Ensure project team is fully briefed and issued with copies of tender plan and programme at Estimator’s handover meeting


  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role; main contracting experience desirable
  • Civil Engineering or Construction related degree essential
  • NEC3 programming experience (desirable)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills
  • Have excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office and Planning software such as Primavera P6, Tilos or Microsoft Project