Senior Planner

Morgan Sindall Infrastructure

Senior Planner

Salary Not Specified

Morgan Sindall Infrastructure, Chapelton, South Lanarkshire

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Remote working

Posted 3 weeks ago, 23 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: a6da6a41d5a641e9b23e39c99b36d57e

Full Job Description

It's an exciting and a senior position within the project controls team and we require a proactive Senior Planner with good experience of Civils Construction, from design , procurement to installation, based on practical construction experience on projects. A good understanding of the construction sequence and EPC projects is preferred to liaise and challenge the key delivery partners undertaking the works.

This is an infrastructure strategic alliance with Sellafield Limited and Morgan Sindall area responsible for Construction Management.

Proficiency in Primavera P6 is expected with a good understanding of 3D BIM models with detailed reporting using the Earned Value Management system. NEC experience is required, demonstrating a working knowledge of change management and regular acceptance of the programme.

The location is generally on the Sellafield Site and will be required to liaise with the project delivery team and manage interfaces with the key delivery partners. 1 or 2-days remote working from home can be considered in agreement with the project team.

As a Senior Planner you will provide planning management and support to both the pre-contract and contract operations for the business.

It's an excellent opportunity to develop your experience on a complex project with extensive use of 4D visualisation and the use of 3D models produced by the design team together with detailed progress reporting and EVM.


  • Provide planning management and support to both the pre-contract and contract operations for the business,

  • Coordinate with bid and construction teams to manage and control the planning and programming aspects of bid proposals and multiple projects in progress.

  • Produce, manage, update the construction programme and its communication to internal and external customers and major stakeholders.

  • Manage and incorporate change events into the construction programme and jointly with the commercial team, secure full entitlement under the contract.

  • Effective tracking of design deliverables and updating procurement schedules.

  • Proficient with EVM and reporting process.

  • Proactive use of QSRA and management of Risk.

  • Mentoring / coaching to assistant planners / planners.

    Come and work for one of the most successful construction and infrastructure companies in the UK?

  • Morgan Sindall Infrastructure delivers some of the UKs most complex and critical infrastructure across six core sectors of energy, water, nuclear, highways, rail and aviation for public and private customers. Working on projects and long-term frameworks, we believe in connecting people, places and communities through innovative and responsible infrastructure. Our people are our business. Through their expertise, we harness innovative ideas and approaches that enable us to safely and responsibly design and deliver resilient infrastructure upon which we all rely. Morgan Sindall Infrastructure is part of Morgan Sindall Group plc, a leading UK construction and regeneration group with revenue of over £3 billion., Joining a growing, innovative and more than anything friendly team, you'll be able to play your part as well as develop and learn from colleagues. Operating in the Nuclear sector for just over a decade, Morgan Sindall Infrastructure delivers services from operational reactor support, new build and decommissioning, to nuclear defence facilities and more sensitive projects within highly regulated and secure sites. With an ever-expanding Nuclear portfolio, we are proud to support our customers in installing and maintaining existing assets. The Nuclear sector is growing, changing and an innovative environment to work and operate in. We strive to deliver operational excellence and each member of our team plays their role in that.

    We offer longevity currently delivering some of the biggest infrastructure projects in the UK, as part of the Programme and Project Partners (PPP). A 20-year partnership, PPP was established by Sellafield Ltd through contracts with Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR), Jacobs, Morgan Sindall Infrastructure and Doosan Babcock Ltd in 2019, to revolutionise project delivery at Sellafield and create a lasting legacy.

    Future opportunities within our Infrastructure Strategic Alliance (ISA). The ISA provides Sellafield Ltd with the capability and capacity to deliver a growing programme of infrastructure projects required for an aging asset portfolio. The alliance is mainly aimed at protecting and developing the utility assets; however, it also has scope for a number of non-utility asset projects as well.

    A diverse and growing portfolio with our Clyde Commercial Framework (CCF). The CCF programme ensures that the teams responsible for delivering the UK's Continuous at Sea Deterrent (CASD) are able to live work and train in safe, state of the art facilities. The framework delivers cost effective infrastructure solutions to enable HMNB Clyde to continue to endure in its new role as the Royal Navy's Single Integrated Operating Base.

    Our projects will offer experience, development and vast degree of knowledge. The areas in which we operate in will offer you the opportunity to explore, open your mind and work in some of the most beautiful landscape within the United Kingdom.

    We believe in delivering responsible nuclear and defence infrastructure.

    Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People 'Two Ticks' accreditation. We are also an Investors in People company.

    Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

    In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

    Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV's from agencies. Please note that any CV's submitted will be deemed as gifted to Morgan Sindall and any agency terms & conditions associated with the use of such CVs will be null and void.

    Good competitive salary in line with CV and experience.