Highways Planner

Greater Manchester
£385/day Ltd Co rates

A 6-month opportunity exists for an experienced Planner required to produce the baseline program using first principles and then to manage and update the program accordingly. Previous experience on major highways/A-roads/Smart Motorways projects for tier one/principal contractors as well as an expert capability in the use of P6 software, is sought after.


Duties will include –

  • Develop and maintain the master program with the Designers and Delivery team
  • Managing project planning, programming, progress monitoring, progress reporting and scheduling
  • Manage Junior Planners and Planning Assistants whilst reporting to the Planning Manager
  • Lead collaborative meeting to ensure that the project strategy is understood
  • Compile and present reports and convey them in a simple format to be easily understood
  • Manage the changes and impact they create including early warnings through the delivery phase
  • Manage and drive the critical path


Requirements include –

  • Civil Engineering qualification is preferred
  • Ability to create a master program from drawings using first principles
  • Extensive experience planning on major projects for a tier one contractor on highways projects
  • Completed major highways projects from beginning to end
  • Expert user of P6
  • Ability to collaborate with numerous stakeholders


If you capable of creating a master plan using first principles on civil engineering linear projects then please lodge your CV here.