Planner - Construction Contractor - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 70,000 - 80,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2305-32995

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Planner with 3+ years experience working with main construction contractors?

This is a permanent role and will be based in Cork or Limerick

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Sheila on +353-1-7978720 or send your CV to

Planner - Construction Contractor - Ireland

Job Description

Our client is a Main Construction Contractor with buildings projects in Cork and and nationwide.

The role involves the preparation of pre-tender, tender and post-tender submission documentation such as critical path programmes, project execution plans, flow charts and labour histograms. 

The Planner assists the site management teams with the production of comprehensive contract programmes and project schedules, along with regular project progress reports and analysis, the preparation of site target and look ahead programmes, as well as reviewing and advising on subcontractor programmes and their incorporation into the Company’s construction programme.

This is an opportunity to work with a small team of highly experienced planners.  

The successful candidate will work independently and in multidisciplinary teams and will provide training and technical support on the planning software and other systems.

Conducting site visits to look at progress & drawings as required

Assist the site management teams with the contracts & project schedules

Maintain project progress reports & analysis

Produce projections, variance reports, and other documentation to monitor and manage projects

Implement tracking schedules as required to maintain information and control the production of programs by the subcontractors

Provide accurate position information to the program manager on a regular basis


Appropriate professional qualifications, ideally in engineering

Minimum of five years relevant planning experience gained in the construction industry

Excellent IT systems knowledge, including experience in programming software, is required.

Excellent attention to detail.

Ability to work on own initiative.

Ability to work to tight deadlines.


€60K-€80K negotiable based on experience & qualifications


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Planner interested in roles based in Cork, you can contact Sheila by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Planners in Cork and Ireland.

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