Phase 2 - Senior Planner


About this role

About this role

Brunel Australia has partnered with one of Australia’s leading Oil & Gas Operators, to successfully recruit and place a suitable Senior Planner. The Senior Planner will be responsible for providing planning, scheduling and progress measurement reporting services across overall Phase 2 Ichthys project and under the Phase 2 Planning Manager.

Rate: Competitive daily rate

Roster: Perth Based (Monday to Friday)

12 Month Contract – with view to extend

  • Coordinating the activities related to scheduling and planning and progress measurement
  • Ensuring that all planning requirements put in place by the Contractors shall be in line with overall Project objectives and comply with company specifications
  • Provide planning and scheduling input for cost forecasting, for reporting purposes together with analysis of reasons for any shortfall, potential bottlenecks, mitigating actions etc, as well as for periodic presentations to all parties involved
  • Ensuring availability at all times of an updated and accurate scheduling and progress measurement documentation
  • Participate to reviews and technical audits on scheduling & progress reporting as required.
  • Close coordination with Brownfields and Operations Planners for short term and long-term planning and scheduling.
  • Good understanding of Systems and Subsystems required to build up a detailed schedule
  • Conduct all activities in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the Company’s policies and procedures, always ensuring the welfare of personnel and the protection of assets and the environment.
  • Ensure the Company’s commitment to and compliance with safety, quality and health regimes is reflected in all Contract and Procurement activities and documents.
  • Maintain Interface across divisions and business working groups contracts
  • Review and analyse impact on Critical path and/or contractual requirements.
  • Maintaining schedules at Project level, with analysis of critical path and potential clashes and proposal of remedial actions/solutions
  • Work Collaborately with Phase 2 Planning Manager to ensure all aspects of the project’s multiple timelines are accurately captured, maintained, and analysed to ensure on time delivery
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Enthusiastic attitude capable of positively influencing the team and various contractors and suppliers. Work to achieve common project goals and objectives.
  • Proactively adhere to and promote the Company workplace values and behaviours exercising tolerance and respect for diversity.



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business or construction management
  • Extensive experience in Project Planning and Scheduling for EPC projects and Brownfield’s execution.
  • Experience in Offshore O&G projects.
  • Competence in Primavera (18 and above), SAP, and MS Office Project. Competence in Primavera Risk Analysis preferred
  • Competence in use of MS Office applications like Excel, Word, and Power Point.
  • Good Communication skills and fluency in English.

Join the Brunel Family

Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Yamila Cabral
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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