Senior Planner

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)
  • Location: IrelandMunsterLimerick
  • Sector: Built Environment

We are currently assisting a leading main contractor in their recruitment of a Senior Planner to be based in Limerick. The company in question have successfully completed projects in both the public and private sectors ranging in value up to +€100m across commercial, educational, healthcare, residential and industrial sectors. This is a permanent position and salary is negotiable in order to attract the highest quality applicants.

senior plannerResponsibilities:

  • Provide a full suite of integrated and coordinated design, procurement and construction programs for the project
  • Ensure that all programs meet the requirements of and are compliant with the contract, the PP and the overall target design, procurement and construction program.
  • Ensure that all programs reflect the developed scope of work agreed by the project team.
  • Provide feedback on the effects of change, variations or delays including forecasting and communicating the effects of such changes
  • Coordinate with site management in relation to planning requirements
  • Prepare progress reports based on base line programme and critical path and any required rescheduling
  • Experience working with a main contractor on large scale civils and infrastructure projects
  • Ability to work on tenders, as well as live projects
  • Have knowledge of the planning requirements of different forms of construction contracts
  • Have an understanding of modern building techniques, plant & equipment and an appreciation of logistical needs/issues.
  • Have an appreciation of the impact of cost in the compilation of a programme and development of a construction solution.


  • 5+ years experience
  • Previous experience in a similar role with a Main Contractor or previous experience working on buildings projects would be very advantageous
  • Experience in MS Project or Primavera is desirable
  • Excellent communication, presentation, leadership and people management skills

To apply please email your CV to

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