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Project Planner

Apply now Job no: 506839
Work type: Full Time Permanent
Location: Victoria
Categories: Energy, Engineering, Project Management

About us

Energy Australia’s purpose is to lead and accelerate the clean energy transformation for all.

This includes managing the transition from reliance on coal-fired generation to a lower emissions future which includes wind, solar and hydro generation supported by energy storage and efficient, flexible gas turbine generators.

The team & projects

The Energy Projects team is an established projects organisation for the purposes of developing and executing a diverse portfolio of power generation projects.  These range from conventional coal-fired power plant revamps to leading edge pump-storage hydro, wind, and large-scale solar power generation projects. This organisation is to be capable of self-managing these projects or leveraging the use of other engineering, procurement, and construction services providers or other project management organisations.

About the role

Reporting to our PMO/Project Services Leader, this permanent role of Project Planner is responsible for promoting and ensuring the application of best practice project scheduling execution. This role is responsible for managing the overall project planning and scheduling processes.

The Project Planner will also provide project monitoring information and metrics to ensure alignment with plans, project objectives and strategy, in alignment with the services offered by the Project Controls team, working as part of a multidisciplinary team.

What are we looking for?

  • Tertiary, trades or specific Planning qualifications are required, coupled with relevant projects experience  
  • Projects planning and scheduling experience gained in power generation, mining or resources or heavy industry is strongly recommended and will be favoured  
  • Strong Planning and Scheduling systems skills and knowledge such as Primavera P6 and MS-Project
  • Generalist project management skills and experience would be advantageous
  • A strong communicator who demonstrates the ability to engage with a wide audience
  • The ability to foster team collaboration and a positive and flexible work environment

How to apply

If you’re ready to join us ‘doing - not just dreaming’ towards a sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy future for all, click the 'Apply’ button by 11pm Sunday 3rd July.  

Please note, the Pandemic (Workplace) Order 2022 (No. 8) issued by the Victorian Minister for Health on 12 April 2022, applies to all Victorian EnergyAustralia workers. Consequently, offers of employment for Victorian EnergyAustralia roles are conditional upon the successful candidate being fully vaccinated for Covid-19 (or fully vaccinated including a booster vaccine) at the time of formal offer, or having a recognised medical exemption at the time of offer and providing satisfactory evidence of the same.

We’re committed to providing an inclusive culture so our employees can bring their whole selves to work and have a sense of belonging. From our PRISM network that creates a positive culture for LGBTQ+ employees to our Reconciliation Action Plan that has commitments to strengthen relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and organisations, it’s a workplace where everyone’s welcome.

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