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Construction Planner

Job Description

A client within the Public Sector based in the Northeast is currently recruiting for a Planner to join their construction team as soon as possible. The client is offering a full time, temporary position on an ongoing basis with the ideal candidate having experience of working within a local authority within a commercial construction environment.

The Role

Key purpose of the role is to be responsible for the co-ordination and production of tender and

contract planning duties.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Preparation of Pre-tender Programmes, to include all relevant information in relation to site visits and resources required in the execution of the contract.
  • Responsible for production of the Master Programme in conjunction with the site representatives, and issue for distribution
  • Attend Sub Contract and Client Site Meetings as required
  • Promote, maintain and monitor best practice procedures.
  • Take a pro-active approach and reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and others who may be affected by their activities at work, including occupants, visitors and members of the public

The Candidate

To be considered for this role you will require experience of working within a similar role.

The below skills would be beneficial for the role:

  • Ability to take initiative in resolving problems
  • Ability to adapt to new circumstances
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to use IT equipment and bespoke IT programs
  • Ability to work under pressure

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering £25 - £27 per hour Umbrella LTD Inside IR35.

How to Apply

If this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call Amy at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967 to discuss the vacancy in more detail.

Also, if this role is not of interest to you, but you are looking for new opportunities, please still get in touch as we cover all construction-related vacancies across the region.

Referral Bonus

If this role is not suitable for yourself, but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on their details, or forward these details to them. If they are successful in applying, you will receive a £250 referral bonus upon completion of an initial probationary period.