• Title
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for Planners with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. Candidate must be able to work on daily basis in Basra, Iraq.


    • Understand the corporate and contract specific planning procedures and carry out all work in accordance with these.
    • Study and understand all relevant project documents pertaining to the preparation of plans and schedules.
    • Work with all relevant project and discipline personnel, pertaining to the preparation of plans and schedules.
    • Maintain a good working knowledge of relevant scheduling software.
    • Gather accurate progress and expended man hours information at relevant time intervals.
    • Prepare all relevant reports and issue in a timely manner.
    • Verbally and in writing advise project and discipline personnel on impacts, contingencies and generally guide the scopes towards the earliest possible finish.
    • Supervise junior and assistant personnel, including checking their work.
    • Liaise with cost discipline in the control and forecasting of man hour budgets and ensuring that all scopes including change requests are included in the schedules.
    • Where required assist with and input to the auditing process.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Enthusiastic and Self-starter.
    • Demonstrable commitment to the Company Core Values.
    • Commitments to continuous improvement.
    • Good communication, delegation and team leading skills.
    • Trustworthy and approachable.
    • Microsoft office and excel experience preferred.
    • Primavera P6 experience preferred.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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