Lead Planning Engineer

Vacancy number • PUB408144

Lead Planning Engineer

  • Qatar
  • Closes 10 June
  • 54 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Qatar

What is required?

  • hours per week: 54
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Monday, 10 June 2024


  • The job holder is responsible for all the scheduling, planning, progress measurement activities of the overall COMPANY Project, and for the reporting at project level all through the course of the Project.
  • The job holder will also be responsible for maintaining high level schedule for Major Projects entity, providing regular contributions to COMPANY IOP planning and for issuance of entity reports. The job Holder shall liaise actively with relevant the COMPANY entities for these activities.

About this role

  • Promote & comply with applicable safety instruction and other Company HSE procedures in all


  • Carry out work in compliance with Company values and policies, relevant laws and regulations,

    agreed Company priorities and objectives, Company standards and procedures and good industry practices.

  • Treat all information obtained during the course of the work with confidentiality.
  • To develop, implement and maintain procedures, means and tools in order to ensure the efficient organization and operation of the scheduling, progress control, risk and reporting activities.
  • To define, update as necessary a suitable Work Breakdown Structure complying with Project.

    needs in terms of progress control, cost control and reporting, for all phases of the Project.

  • To lead/mentor the team of Project planners in setting up project planning from Define stage (in close alignment with CPD) and later to follow up EPC contractor DWTS development, close

    implementation and forecast / recovery updates during execution phase and till finalization of

    planning close out report.

  • To develop, update and revise the overall integrated Project Schedules as required by Project

    Management, develop interface planning for SIMOPS activities, to provide inputs for IOP

    planning and to provide analyses and simulations of new schedules also as required.

  • To review and comment on contractors’ procedures and schedules, scheduling and progress control methodology, and to monitor contractors’ execution schedule, to check and approve contractors’ progress measurement and progress reports.
  • To set up Project Risk Management System and monitor Contractor Risk Management System.
  • To conduct PSRA during all phases from Project tender to execution.
  • To define, update as necessary a suitable Report structure complying with COMPANY and Project needs.
  • To timely report to the Head Planning & Risk, Project Manager, highlighting progress and

    encountered areas of concern.

  • To carry out any other duties or tasks that may be assigned by hierarchical superiors.


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering or business administration or equivalent
  • 15 years of extensive experience in Project Planning and Scheduling for EPCIC projects.
  • 10 years of experience in Offshore O&G projects and Fabrication activities
  • Competence in Primavera 6.0, and MS Office Project. Competence in Primavera Risk Analysis


  • Competence in use of MS Office applications like Excel, Word, and Power Point.
  • Good Communication skills and fluency in English.
  • Problem solving skills and contribute for strategic planning/business functional areas.


  • Salary:
    • Day Rate in USD Plus Allowance
  • Work Schedule:
    • 9 Hours / 6 Days
  • Duration:
    • 31-JULY-2026, renewable
  • Location:
    • Qatar

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If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact May Ann Panganiban Masaga quoting publication number: PUB408144

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