Mechanical/Technical Engineer

Planner and Technical Engineer

Ref: 1092| Posted: 22nd Mar 2022

Our London based client requires an Operational Planner and Technical Engineer who will be responsible for maintaining the overall Land based plan of work across all projects (for Fibre Optic and Earth Cable installation, System Earth installation and associated Civil Works infrastructure), as well as the technical review and update of all Land section procedures, specifications scopes, and reporting requirements.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within a technical discipline, ideally related to installation operations.
  • A working knowledge of technical documentation.
  • Proven track record in technical writing, including reports and methods of procedure.
  • Good command of planning tools, in particular MS Project.
  • Ability to understand, manage and deliver tasks on time.
  • Ability to contribute technical knowledge to proposals and reports.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to manage meetings and present plans to other company departments.
  • Innovative, creative and proactive with a solution oriented approach.
  • Excellent literacy, numeric and IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Full, clean driving licence and passport.
  • Produce and maintain regular overall plans of work based on individual project plans. This will include associated plans for both resources, internal and external, and equipment.       
  • Liaison with subcontracted agencies for the provision of on-site representatives, for visa requirements, and with Company logistics on the shipment of tools and equipment.
  • Support in the production of survey and installation scopes of work and MOPs to cover all aspects of the Land section’s responsibilities.
  • Manage and maintain section files and data base for all scopes of work, methods of procedure and technical descriptions, in liaison with R&D, Purchasing and the Project team; also ensuring H&S Risk Assessments are captured centrally.
  • Support and maintain field reporting templates and archive to achieve consistent and high level of project reporting, including final reports.
  • Develop and introduce technology based improvements to scopes, procedures and reports.
  • Support Bid, Project and Permit teams with description documentation, design proposals, installation methodologies and guidelines.
  • Provide technical support for the Company Bid, Projects, and After Sales for any Remedial works.
  • Offer Planning and Technical support to the wider team.
Competitive salary and benefits package