Job Title

Site Planner

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Sector: Construction
Posted: 24 January 2024

Job Details




  • Communicating with requestor for complete clarity on work to be performed
  • Communicating with maintenance and operations before equipment is taken out of service
  • Communicate with hub Q/Cs and planners on status of work and deviations

Business Development

  • Maintenance of records and files essential to meaningful analysis and reporting of maintenance-related matters
  • Communicate with hub Q/Cs and planners on status of work and deviations
  • Attend Meetings
  • Report deviations to divisional manager and to hub when required

Safety & Equipment

  • Coordinating equipment downtime
  • Ongoing planned and annual shutdown maintenance
  • Assisting with development of annual overhaul/shutdown schedules

Personal Development

  • Utilize standby phone during office hours for communication and hand over to senior
  • Sign out completed work with time sheets attached and hand over to financial clerk
  • Ensure that all work is captured in the planning book
  • Ensure that all scoping is send to respective QCs and plant planners
  • Communicate the work status, POs outstanding or in hand, paperwork status and supervisor on standby

What Will You Bring To The Table

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Planner position
  • PRIMAVERA Project Management Tool System
  • Must have Matric/Grade 12
  • A completed relevant tertiary qualification
  • Must have petrochemical experience


  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


  • Demonstrating knowledge of construction
  • Managing several projects with the support of junior planners
  • Knowledge of plan-making and project evaluation
  • Ability to analyze information


  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • Motivates team members and assesses performance