Engineering Project Planner

Location Halesowen
Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - 50000 per year 25 Days Holiday + Stats, Company Pension
Contact Kristi Meechan
Call 0116 800 938

Engineering Project Planner


£45-50k + Company Pension, 25 Days Holiday + Stats

The Company

Our client has a rich trading history supplying automation solutions for customers in the automotive, nuclear and FMCG markets. They turnover £30 million, employ 150 staff and have decades of experience in providing bespoke automation for their customers. The systems that the business provide consist of robotics, along with any ancillary equipment required for the application the system will perform.

The company have a growth plan in place which will inevitably lead to a higher quantity of projects running concurrently across the business. Owing to this, the role of Engineering Project Planner has been created to ensure resources across projects can be more effectively planned and distributed.

The Role

The Project Planner will work closely with Heads of Departments and Project Managers. Using scheduling software, you will allocate resources and manpower to successfully complete simultaneously running projects, advise of any potential setbacks and to provide feedback on any potential delays or impending issues.

Your role will involve:

  • Allocating resource against projects.
    • short and long-term resource availability with potential risks to completion dates
    • achieved key milestones in completion of projects
    • cost against project so far
    • cost on completion
  • Manage and control resource and react to changes required in projects.
  • Capacity planning
  • Keeping Project Managers aware of resource limitations or delays
  • Utilising scheduling software data to display and highlight:
  • Producing visual charts for project managers to present regarding project progress

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Project Planner role you will need:

  • An Engineering qualification
  • Previous experience planning or scheduling within an engineering setting

The Benefits

  • £45-50k
  • Company pension
  • 25 days holiday + stats

If you’re interested please apply online, send your CV to

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