Planning Manager

Location Belgium
Discipline: Construction
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Avril Mansworth

Contact email:
Job ref: 012184

Dornan are currently recruiting for a Planning Manager to work on a large Data Centre project in Belgium.


Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK.

Dornan are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical. You will join a hard-working ambitious team and you will benefit from a supportive culture, where your ideas and contributions will be recognised.


Role and Responsibilities:

  • Project Planning using Primavera P6
  • Develop Pre-Construction, Construction and Commissioning Programs as part of the Dornan project team
  • Development of the Project Controls Systems specific to the projects, including setting up WBS, Progress Measurement System, developing S-Curves, cost loading, and baselining schedules
  • Progress Measuring of all works, direct and sub-contract, using the Dornan bespoke PMS, including monitoring labour hours and analysing efficiencies, updating schedule in Primavera or ASTA, system turnover tracking, monitoring delays, notifying clients of delays, monthly reporting to management and project reports
  • Management of the site planning team

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Minimum 8 years experience in construction planning
  • Solid Mechanical and Electrical construction experience, ideally in pharmaceutical projects
  • Knowledge and experience of Delay Analysis Techniques
  • People Management skills

Why Dornan?

  • Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team
  • Dornan offer a clear progression path , always seeking opportunities to promote from within
  • Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD
  • Dornan promote collaboration through various team building , social and charity events
  • Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in house Health & Wellbeing Advisor