Planner - Rail

Location Basingstoke
Job-type Permanent
Salary £50000 - 60000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 01332 861 849
Reference 254339NKA

P6 Planner


My client is Tier 1 top supplier to Network Rail looking to give an incredible opportunity to a P6 Planner from a rail background. This company are consistently winning work throughout the region, providing long term succession opportunties for each of its employees.

Job Role:

You will be reporting into the Planning Manager and form a critical part of the CP6 delivery, taking responsibility for building construction programmes and dealing with alterations on a whole host of civil engineer and building schemes.

  • Use ‘Primavera’ software P6 to build programmes and deal with altercations, slippage and lookaheads (to advise the site teams)
  • Support the successful delivery of fully logical linked programmes that comply with the planning standard and client requirements
  • Provide input into project risk registers
    • Continuously monitor programmes to ensure they are updated to accurately reflect progress and reflect the revised forecast of the works and compare the baseline
    • Develop design and build programmes
    • Provide enough detail on materials and plant to ensure the procurement teams have early visibility of the project requirements

Ideal Candidate:

  • You will come from a rail background
  • You will have significant experience using Primavera P6
  • You will have excellent communication and relationship building skills to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders to gather progress information for project/programme updates
  • BSc or HNC/HND

£45,000 - £60,000 per annum

Company car or Car allowance

25 days holiday + bank holiday

Health cash plan

If you’re an experienced planner with a history of rail projects, send your CV to Nicole Keeling now at or call 07894 235 609