Assistant Planning Engineer - Building

Location: Reading, Berkshire Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, package
Sector: Planning and Project Controls, Planning Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matt Lilburn

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Planning Engineer to join the regional construction division of a leading main contractor based in Reading. The Assistant Planning Engineer will join a major player in the construction industry, an international organisation that a highly regarded for their expertise in providing construction solutions to private and public sector clients.

The Assistant Planning Engineer will be based out of their office in Reading and split their working week between the office assisting in the preparation of tender programmes and visiting various live site in the Thames Valley region.

The Assistant Planning Engineer will be involved on projects throughout their full life-cycle, from tender stage to completion. They will provide the senior team with day to day planning support for a wide range of new build and refurbishment schemes across a broad range of build sectors that include commercial, residential, leisure, education and industrial to name a few.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Assistant Planning Engineer with a main contracting background to join a busy, dynamic, forward thinking organsiation that offer genuine opportunities for personal growth and career development.


  • Must have some construction planning experience
  • Previous experience working within a main contracting environment
  • Site based construction experience
  • Competent user of Asta Powerproject software
  • Good understanding of construction and its techniques
  • Strong communication skills

On offer is a competitive salary of between £50-60,000 per annum which is dependent upon experience plus an attractive package which includes a company car or car allowance of £6,000, travel allowance, pension, healthcare, life assurance, private medical, 33 days holiday and other great benefits.

If you are looking for a new career challenge in planning and you would to be considered for the above opportunity then please apply by sending your CV or call Matt Lilburn on 01342 330 533 for further information quoting reference 941316.

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