Project Planner

Location Limerick
Discipline: Construction & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €55000
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email:
Job ref: 32605
Published: 13 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is a leading construction firm based in Limerick, and trade across the Republic of Ireland.

Our client aims to hire the best candidates in the industry to join their growing and already well-established teams nationwide. Due to continued expansion, they now require a Project Planner who will be working on projects in South West/ West.


Main Role Responsibilities:

  • Prepare detailed resourced target programmes with critical path after award for budget purposes for the projects allocated to you by the Project Review Manager.
  • Prepare key subcontractor resourced programmes.
  • Prepare weekly and bi-weekly progress reports comparing actual versus target programmes with critical path analysis.
  • Monitor progress on site.
  • Prepare programmes to support EOT and compensation claims.
  • Attend site meetings to support Contract Manager.
  • Working closely with Pre-Construction / Project Review Manager, Contracts Manager, and other involved stakeholders.


Project Planner Detailed Role Responsibilities:

Tender Stage If Required

  • Prepare tender stage programmes with critical path.
  • Prepare resource histograms if required.


Post Tender

  • Prepare detailed resourced target programmes with critical path after project award for budget.
  • Prepare design release programmes.
  • Prepare key subcontractor package resourced programmes for all packages to include:
  • Piling.
  • Drainage.
  • Foundations.
  • RC Frame.
  • Elevations packages.
  • Internal Partitions.
  • Internal finishes.
  • M&E 1st and 2nd Fix.
  • FFE.
  • External Works.
  • Testing and Commissioning.
  • Incorporate the following in the Master Programme:
  • Design release.
  • Procurement lead times.
  • Inspection Plans.
  • Sample.
  • First of Kinds.
  • Testing and Commissioning.
  • BCAR.
  • Prepare regular weekly and bi-weekly reports comparing actual versus target programmes with critical path analysis.
  • Bi-weekly Progress Report for Design Team Meeting
  • Weekly Internal Report
  • Attend site to verify actual progress on a weekly basis.
  • Attend site meetings to support Contracts Manager on a fortnightly basis.
  • Assist in the preparation of EOT claims with detailed analysis if required.
  • Prepare if required recovery programmes in conjunction with site team.



  • Assist in the delivery of high-quality snag free projects on time.
  • Minimise post PC snagging works.



  • Project Planner is to be flexible in location as required by management and in line with the business needs.



  • Any other duties as determined by management from time to time.



  • Company Vehicle
  • Pension
  • Company Phone
  • Company Laptop