Assistant / Planning Engineer - Major Project

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + car & package
Sector: Planning and Project Controls Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matt Lilburn

Assistant Planning Engineer - Major Project

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Planning Engineer to join a medium sized main contractor who specialise in a range of civil engineering projects including earthworks, demolition and infrastructure projects valued between £1-90m.

The Assistant Planning Engineer will be site based on a major infrastructure project in Cambridgeshire which has a minimum of years left until completion. The Assistant Planning Engineer will provide the Project Managers with support and be responsible for daily planning activities which include managing and updating the construction programme, communicating with internal and customers and stakeholders, attending site meetings.

This is a great opportunity for an aspiring Planning Engineer to join an organisation that will offer great training, a career development plan and the chance to be involved on some exciting and notable projects.


  • Previous planning experience, minimum of one year.
  • A basic understanding of planning software packages, either Primavera P6, MS Project, Asta Powerproject.
  • Preferably hold a relevant construction qualification - HNC/HND/Degree
  • A site back ground preferably gained within a main contracting environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Enthusiastic individual who is keen to learn and develop
  • A genuine desire to develop a rewarding career in planning

On offer is a competitive basic salary of between £35-55,000 per annum which is dependent upon experience plus an attractive benefits package which includes a company car or annual car allowance, pension, healthcare, private medical, life assurance, travel allowance, 33 days annual leave and other benefits.

If you are looking for a new career challenge in planning and you would like 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 935486.

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