• Title
    Construction Planning Engineer
    Requisition ID
    2018-29253
    Work Location
    AZ-Baku
    Department / Discipline
    Project Control
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

     

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Construction Planning Engineer to join our team in Baku, Azerbaijan. The successful candidate will be Accountable for Planning and Scheduling activities within the BP Caspian contract. This position will report directly to the Project Control Manager.

     

    At this time, we will only consider applications from Azerbaijani citizens only.

    • Responsible for the provision of all aspects of project planning and scheduling, to the BP Caspian project team and client
    • Responsible for communications and reporting within internal team and with the client in accordance with contract planning and scheduling meetings schedule(s) and reporting requirements
    • The position will require a hands-on approach to the delivery of all aspects of project planning and scheduling for all projects within the contract scope
    • Accountable for Planning and Scheduling activities within the BP Caspian contract
    • Responsible for the provision of all aspects of project planning and scheduling, to the BP Caspian project team and client
    • Responsible for communications and reporting within internal team and with the client in accordance with contract planning and scheduling meetings schedule(s) and reporting requirements
    • The position will require a hands-on approach to the delivery of all aspects of project planning and scheduling for all projects within the contract scope

    Skills / Qualifications

     

    Knowledge and experience of project planning and scheduling principles and techniques within the Oil and Gas industry.

    Must have detailed knowledge of and familiarity with manual and computerised project planning and scheduling techniques.

    Details knowledge of project work breakdown structures (WBS) techniques to enable effective development and management of project schedules.

    Good communicator who will liaise with Lead and Project Engineers to ensure schedules are produced and updated in a timely manner. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Team player.

     

    Planning and organisational skills. Proactive attitude and ability to contribute to the continuous improvement of the planning and scheduling process for Contract.

    Ability to:

    • Work with engineering and construction to develop project baseline schedules
    • Capture project progress status on ongoing periodic basis
    • Analyse project progress status and articulate this to project team and client
    • Prepare / review / approve all project planning and scheduling project status reports as required

    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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