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Project Planner

  • Join a global leader in the Mining and Resources sector

  • Be part of a team that values safety, inclusion, and innovative thinking

  • 12 month duration with opportunity for extension

About the Role:

WorkPac are currently seeking a Project Planner to join our client Rio Tinto, based in Perth withad-hoc site travel to the Pilbara. This role is on a Monday to Friday roster, for a 12 month duration with the opportunity for extension.

Key Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Analysing each study phase and resource load the schedule to verify budgets and resource planning

  • Tracking project costs/labour hours and ensuring implementation stays within predicted estimates

  • Validate the study timeline and making sure teams adhere to delivery dates

  • Review and report ongoing human and capital resources of a study to ensure timely delivery

  • Identifying and evaluating schedule risks that can derail study delivery and providing solutions to prevent them

  • Providing reports on deviations to the original study plan that can lead to study delays and budget overruns

  • Preparing and presenting internal and external study reports for stakeholders

  • Providing comprehensive study/project data to teams to help them work more effectively

  • Identifying and communicating changes in the study plan to stakeholders

  • Collaborating with teams and other stakeholders on short and long-term plans for resource allocation and work scheduling

  • Assisting the delivery lead to improve performance and efficiency

  • Documenting and maintaining records on study scheduling processes

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Mining background or experience in large scale studies within a matrix organisation

  • Proficient in Primavera (P6), MS Project software packages

  • Experience with integrated scheduling

  • Experience working within a matrix organisation for resources

  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple schedules/studies

  • Good communication skills at all levels of business.

  • Problem solving and negotiation skills

  • Concise and succinct reporting skills

  • Current C Class Drivers Licence

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia???s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country???s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

Apply Now

Click on the Apply button or for a confidential discussion please contact:

Principal Consultant: Bella Mason via Contact Number 08 9201 6268quoting the below Reference Number
Job Reference Number: 7469J20233501

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Project Planner
Contract type: Casual
Location: Perth
Industry: Project Management Construction and Architecture
Job expiry: 2023-06-07
Reference: 7469J20233501