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Senior Planning Engineer

Division:  Projects Delivery
Department:  Projects Planning
Company:  The Red Sea Development Company

Job Purpose

To assist in monitoring project progress and managing project schedule, ensuring that project implementation is progressing according to plan and that the development and construction aspects are aligned with The Red Sea Development Company’s (TRSDC) business objectives and requirements.To direct the preparation and implementation of multiple work programs and budget plans for the infrastructure aspect of The Red Sea Development Company’s (TRSDC) projects and to ensure that the work is completed in line with the original concept and master plan for the property as per desired quality standards.  Oversee infrastructure engineering and/or coordination of four major Phase 1 Capital Programs:  Airport; Site-Wide Infrastructure; PPP Utilities; and Construction Village South.  Manage and supervise four functional verticals, including Airport Airside Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Marine Engineering and Utilities Engineering (Water/Waste).  Serve as Program Director (PD) as required by line manager, leading a multidisciplinary team to deliver infrastructure assets on time and within budget.  Lead infrastructure master planning and design for subsequent phases.

Job Responsibilities

Infrastructure Design and ManagementSchedule Management
•    Establish the Work Breakdown Structure during the implementation of the project baseline schedule by deconstructing the project scope statement to more manageable pieces to include all work package levels.
•    Develop and maintain baseline schedules of projects in line with the proposal requirements and the company strategies through the application of the Primavera P6 software.
•    Perform resource planning/loading/allocations and prepare the required manpower and construction equipment histograms.
•    Prepare the daily, weekly and monthly work progress reports and S-curves based on the agreed progress measurement methods and updated schedule.
•    Review and manage the schedules and work performance of consultants and contractors.
•    Prepare project schedule monitoring layouts and reports, and update and analyze the project status.
•    Assist in developing interface management plan by studying, analyzing and identifying connections between consultants, contractors, manufacturers and suppliers in order to help avoid any conflicts that may arise through lack of coordination.
•    Identify the critical paths of the project schedule and prepare preventive action plan to avoid any slippage of critical activities.
•    Follow up on the project at all stages and record the dates, durations, productivity and earned value, and update the project schedule to determine and analyze the variance between the target plan and the actual.
•    Prepare the delay analysis report and recommended corrective actions to avoid delays.

Job Requirements - Qualification & Experience

•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or any related field 
•    Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience