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Salary: £28,000 - 32,000 per year
Location: Swavesey
Company: Z-Tech Control Systems
Hours: Full time
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£28,000 - £32,000 per annum

Due to the rapid growth seen within our Energy business unit we have an opportunity for an ambitious Planner to join our team reporting to the Operations Manager.

We are looking for someone who has an excellent Understanding of Electrical, Instrument and control systems installation and maintenance activities they will also be able to speak to the customers about their maintenance or process issues and make sensible and considered suggestions to solve the problem.

What do we need from you?

  • Professional, diplomatic and assertive.
  • Ability to develop and optimise resources and workload to achieve efficient operating costs and keep overtime to a minimum.
  • Ability to deliver a responsive and flexible service to the Managers.
  • Ability to respond to unforeseen events and act promptly.
  • Ability to work in an organised manner without supervision and to be discreet in his/her dealings with all concerned.
  • Manage own time in the face of conflicting priorities.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain a standard BU planning system/work flow and create resource-loaded programs that will identify slippages, and significant float erosion and recommend recovery actions necessary.
  • Use Primavera P6/Microsoft Project or other planning tools to plan and report on new and current projects by working with the BU CDM’s, client’s Project Managers, Quantity Surveyors, and Site Agents.
  • Provide customer interface for the Business Unit and arrange access to customer and/or third-party premises as required.
  • Attend and present updates at regular planning meetings both internally and externally
  • Develop workflows and schedules that optimise our resources and result in efficient delivery.
  • Responsible for all planning and administration tasks within the unit, including but not limited to; diary management, permit and order requesting, reporting on progress and productivity, invoice requests, administration databases
  • Manage all project and service-related administration and documentation for all Contracts and Operations within the Business Unit.
  • Arrange appropriate permits and permissions to facilitate planned works.

Why choose Z-Tech?

With a highly skilled and motivated workforce, we deliver Electrical, Control and Instrumentation (EC&I) Services to our customers in the Water, Power and Rail industries. We take a dynamic approach to our work and solving our customer’s problems. We value enthusiasm and positivity, offering an inclusive work environment that embraces people’s individuality and strengths. We don’t waste time trying to change you, we harness your strengths and put them to work.

As well as a competitive salary, we provide 33 days holiday (including 8 days bank holiday) and a wider benefits scheme that includes Profit Share, £1000 Refer a Friend and Bike2Work.

We run plenty of social events including Z-Fest, events, charity runs and BBQs. We also recognise exceptional Z-Techers with our annual employee awards – find out more on our social media pages:

What’s next?

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If you think you might be a good fit, we’d love to hear from you. We welcome applications from women, who are currently under-represented in the industry.

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