Planning Engineer Job Description

Planning Engineer Job Description

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Planning engineer provides coaching to team members in lean / six sigma principles and the application of lean tools including ensuring sustainability of the industrial engineering system.

Planning Engineer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Work within standard project planning/scheduling procedures
Support Corporate Requirements For CALID/CVN Reporting
Support Global Ssfts To Facilitate Efficient Global Engineering And Standards
Maintain Gasoline Self-Cert Procedures For US And Europe
Designs broadband communication systems using various design software
Partner with transmission planning group and other internal engineering functions
Work closely with multi-discipline team incorporating regulatory compliance, offset well data, geologic models, seismic information, petrophysical data, production, facilities and engineering data into DSWP
Recommend modifications and/or investments to upgrade systems, to optimize development strategies and reduce operating costs
Develop quantity release and/or installation curves
Establish and drive a rolling capacity planning cadence, with 2-year guidance, and coordinate the execution of this plan across the Infrastructure Engineering team

Planning Engineer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Planning Engineer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: APICS, EIT, CCSE, CCSA, IAT, DOD, ITIL, P.E, ASQ, M2M

Education for Planning Engineer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the planning engineer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and University Degree in Engineering, Technical, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Education, Management, Construction, Science, Construction Management, Communication

Skills for Planning Engineer

Desired skills for planning engineer include:

Relevant Health and Safety legislation
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Engineering
Lean concepts and tools
Experience deploying using 6 Sigma Project Management principles
Complex lean concepts and tools
Data Networks and failure domain impacts
Design
Verizon network standards
Procedures

Desired experience for planning engineer includes:

Jointly With Emission Planning, Manage Corporate OBD-II Phase-In Plans And Provide Program Direction To Programs And Planners
Provide OBD-II Direction For New Regulatory Requirements To Vehicle Programs, Strategy, Software, And OBD Calibrators
Knowledge Of OBDII And Manufacturer Diagnostics Required
Strong Leadership Skills, Organizational Skills And Ability To Manage Multiple Tasks Simultaneously Is Required
3 years of experience in networking technologies, experience with Internet transit and peering, and network transport
Advanced (3+ years) programming skills in of the following languages

Planning Engineer Examples

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Planning Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of planning engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for planning engineer
  • Develops quantity release and/or installation curves for assigned disciplines/areas or specialties
  • Able to act as a mentor/leader for more junior staff
  • You will be responsible for the overall evaluation and control of the assigned project schedules and performs schedule development, maintenance and monitoring of the planning/scheduling activities with minimal or no supervisory oversight
  • Reviews schedule data, identifies and acquires information needed to complete work logics to interface between assigned disciplines, specialties and/or projects
  • Completes complex network designs and cost analysis for projects/sites in their assigned area
  • Creates Network designs that encompass additions, rearrangements and removal to facilities as driven by customer contracts, capacity needs and/or network reliability enhancements
  • Review and approve invoice verification for payment based on cost-loaded schedules
  • Review schedule data – identify and acquire information needed to complete work logics to interface between project teams
  • Determines critical-path activities for project milestones
  • Identify significant supporting for all milestones and identify and develop critical path for each project team and activities
Qualifications for planning engineer
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills organizational skills
  • Membership of relevant professional body (APM, CIHT, PMI .)
  • May work outside with temperatures exceeding 120 degrees Fahrenheit with exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  • Experience with AFE generation
  • A confident and professional manner, coupled with excellent communication skills, with clients and colleagues alike, to ensure clarity in all situations and to effectively influence
  • Ability to collaborate and build relationships across the wider teams
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Planning Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a planning engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for planning engineer
  • Follow the procedures, tools, templates, instruction, as issued by the Project Controls Manager
  • Preparation of cash flow and tracking of schedule and cost
  • Preparation of Daily, Weekly and Monthly Progress Report and submission
  • Collaborates with schedulers and peer planners to understand current inventory and shipment constraints and to formulate daily crude oil plans
  • Operationalizes monthly operating plan by providing daily production and quality targets by process units
  • Undertaking full responsibility and tasks of the Planning & Scheduling and time claims evaluation
  • Able to form effective relationships with clients and gain their confidence
  • Expert of all methods used for Time Claim evaluation
  • The main responsibilities of the Planning Engineer are to monitor and report on the Contractor’s construction programme
  • Maintain records of monitoring of the programme to enable input and support to the Senior Resident Engineer and Senior Planning Engineer to evaluate any related Contractor claims and variations as considered necessary
Qualifications for planning engineer
  • Minimum 20 years’ experience within planning and scheduling
  • Must be knowledgeable of Primavera (P6) scheduling
  • Ability to prepare project reports and analyze information
  • You will be a recognised expert with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in a similar role
  • You will have considerable planning experience showing clear career progression in the planning field through working either client side or for a consultancy
  • Perform tasks in the development and application of travel demand forecasting and traffic simulation modeling
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Planning Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a planning engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for planning engineer
  • Verifies critical path and interfaces between design/ engineering/ procurement / execution
  • Participate in and support PIN Approval, Gate Approval, Project Execution Plan, Risk Management, Change Management, Commissioning and Handover processes/procedures, Claim Management and related activities in order to ensure successful execution and timely completion of the project scope
  • Prepare Engineering Deliverables with milestone dates
  • Provide input on project control procedures, such as planning & scheduling, progress reporting, progress measurement, to achieve a successful project control system during the scope of the project
  • Communicate and coordinate with the Project Services team, Project Managers & Project team to ensure alignment in the areas of engineering, contract management, cost control, legal, procurement, budget and document control services to achieve project goals during the scope of the project
  • Analyzes continually the existing network to drive toward the most up to date and reliable network
  • Works directly with vendors on tactical issues that arise during the course of daily ongoing activities
  • Serves as the primary budget creation point of contact for our financial group within the Global Operations and Shared Services organization
  • Supports and executes manufacturing strategy and the key customer service elements of it
  • Runs periodic data integrity reports and corrects system and data entry errors
Qualifications for planning engineer
  • Prepare conceptual and functional layouts for varies transport facilities
  • Prepare technical reports documenting analysis and summarizing results
  • Assist in proposal writings
  • Attend technical meetings and public meetings as required
  • An ability to understand complex issues and learn quickly
  • Mature, professional attitude
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Planning Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a planning engineer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for planning engineer
  • Assist in research and analyzes data to develop/produce/refine engineering facility designs, preliminary scope of work, and estimates
  • Lead the development of various programmes, including but not limited to Master Programme, Design Programme, Submission Programme, Tendering Programme, Procurement Programme, Construction Programme and Commissioning Programme
  • Generate daily production schedules and chair daily production scheduling meetings
  • Prepare specifications for acquisition of software systems
  • Evaluate improved Mill loading and booking systems to drive 98%+ customer delivery performance, lean WIP management, and capacity utilization
  • Oversee the creation of new parts, assigning appropriate characteristics, attributes, and testing requirements
  • Manage Production Planners
  • Develop tools, reports, and displays to improve control of the manufacturing planning process
  • Automate manual processes to error proof and improve efficiency of manufacturing planning personnel
  • Lead cross-functional teams to develop process and process improvements
Qualifications for planning engineer
  • You will be a recognised expert with up to 5 years’ experience as a Planner/Scheduler / Planning Engineer
  • Minimum 14 years’ experience since obtaining maximum educational qualification
  • Minimum 10 years experience in similar project specific role in infrastructure and roads projects
  • For HND / B.Sc
  • For MSc / Ph.D
  • CCIP (Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional)
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Planning Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a planning engineer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for planning engineer
  • Conducts customer/engineering meetings to discuss rail and site development issues
  • Support the planning and monitoring of all activities within the Engineering project programmes
  • Manage the interface between the engineering aspects of the programme and the operational staff through structured meetings, programme and progress reporting
  • Update and report progress of the project at regular intervals to the Engineering Manager, Planning Manager and Project Manager
  • Produces practicable CAD engineering plans and cost estimates for the extension of industrial sidings into plant sites and buildings ensuring optimal utilization of customer's site
  • Provides technical railroad engineering expertise to the department and industrial prospects
  • Manage the interface between the programme and the operational staff through structured meetings, programme and progress reporting
  • Identify programme risks and propose mitigation strategies
  • Identify programme opportunities and propose capture strategies
  • Have a working knowledge of primavera preferably on power & transmission projects
Qualifications for planning engineer
  • Degree qualified with an engineering degree in any relevant discipline
  • JNCIA (Juniper Network Certified Associate)
  • ETCP (Ericsson Technical Certification Program)
  • API XML/JSON
  • Technical or Business degree from a 4-year college or university
  • Minimum of 8 years of practical experience in a complex, multi-site manufacturing environment

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