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Build Planning Lead

Advertiser: DOWNER NZMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
15 Jan 2020
Location
Taranaki, New Plymouth
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Information & Communication Technology, Telecommunications

Build Planning Lead

Downer is a significant player in the telecommunications industry within New Zealand.  We are growing our business through delivering consistent service, excellence and results and through developing inspirational leadership with our people and customers.  We are looking for an outstanding candidate to fill the role of Build Planning Lead across our Telco Operations business in New Plymouth. 

About the role:

The Build Planning Lead is the pivotal lead in the end to end build workflow process with regional accountabilities as follows:

  • Planning and scheduling of build resources to meet all client requests
  • Coordination and integration of all activities and tasks across the job lifecycle inclusive of material ordering and sub-contractor management
  • Financial accountability – ensures the schedule, cost, scope, quality, resource and risk constraints are managed effectively to provide the best possible financial outcome for every client request
  • Maintaining outstanding client relationships regularly engaging on job progress and any risks, challenges, issues encountered.
  • Work management system updates as appropriate
  • Variation management/QA audit
  • RFS management/SLA delivery
  • Actively works with the Programme Manager seeking out improvement opportunities on overall job performance in order to increase contract margin, client satisfaction and Downer’s overall company standing.

About you:

We would like to hear from people who have a high level of experience and expertise in job management, planning of resources and project delivery and believe that they are ready to take this next step.

Ideally the successful candidate will have;

  • Leadership experience in utilities network development
  • Strong proven track record of managing contractors to meet defined targets
  • Experience in planning and scheduling large resource pools
  • A sound ability to coordinate a job with multiple work disciplines and facets
  • People skills – ability to build and maintain relationships with both internal and external clients
  • Achieving results – job performance (on time, in full, on budget)
  • Excellent communication both written and oral - presenting information, listening, managing conflict
  • Competent in use of Microsoft systems such as word, excel & outlook as a minimum
  • Ability to lead and develop a team of sub-contractors
  • Focus on performance and drive for results

Can you step up to the challenges of dynamic and demanding projects?  If you think you are up for the challenge and have a "can do" attitude, interested parties are encouraged to apply online through www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 565783.

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

www.downer.co.nz

Downer is a significant player in the telecommunications industry within New Zealand.  We are growing our business through delivering consistent service, excellence and results and through developing inspirational leadership with our people and customers.  We are looking for an outstanding candidate to fill the role of Build Planning Lead across our Telco Operations business in New Plymouth. 

About the role:

The Build Planning Lead is the pivotal lead in the end to end build workflow process with regional accountabilities as follows:

  • Planning and scheduling of build resources to meet all client requests
  • Coordination and integration of all activities and tasks across the job lifecycle inclusive of material ordering and sub-contractor management
  • Financial accountability – ensures the schedule, cost, scope, quality, resource and risk constraints are managed effectively to provide the best possible financial outcome for every client request
  • Maintaining outstanding client relationships regularly engaging on job progress and any risks, challenges, issues encountered.
  • Work management system updates as appropriate
  • Variation management/QA audit
  • RFS management/SLA delivery
  • Actively works with the Programme Manager seeking out improvement opportunities on overall job performance in order to increase contract margin, client satisfaction and Downer’s overall company standing.

About you:

We would like to hear from people who have a high level of experience and expertise in job management, planning of resources and project delivery and believe that they are ready to take this next step.

Ideally the successful candidate will have;

  • Leadership experience in utilities network development
  • Strong proven track record of managing contractors to meet defined targets
  • Experience in planning and scheduling large resource pools
  • A sound ability to coordinate a job with multiple work disciplines and facets
  • People skills – ability to build and maintain relationships with both internal and external clients
  • Achieving results – job performance (on time, in full, on budget)
  • Excellent communication both written and oral - presenting information, listening, managing conflict
  • Competent in use of Microsoft systems such as word, excel & outlook as a minimum
  • Ability to lead and develop a team of sub-contractors
  • Focus on performance and drive for results

Can you step up to the challenges of dynamic and demanding projects?  If you think you are up for the challenge and have a "can do" attitude, interested parties are encouraged to apply online through www.downercareers.co.nz and enter reference number 565783.

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

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