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WHO WE ARESaunders International is a leading, Australian-based company committed to providing engineering services to the energy, defence, infrastructure and resource sectors. Firmly focussed on safety, Saunders is a company built on integrity, innovation, performance and excellence.Spanning over 70 successful years, we are proud of our ever-expanding portfolio of projects covering tank and bridge engineering and construction, terminal expansions, infrastructure remediation, technical EPCM services and industrial electrical/process automation solutions.Saunders’ growth strategy and awarded project portfolio means we are currently seeking an experienced Project Planner/ Scheduler to join our team at our head office in Rhodes, Sydney. The OpportunityAs the Project Planner/Scheduler, reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for helping contribute to dynamic Work and Winning Team as we experience an unprecedented period of growth and change. As a part of a booming industry, and in conjunction with our overall business strategy, we are wanting to talk with experienced Planners & Schedulers to help optimise our programs to deliver value for money and excellence for our valued clients.You’ll be able to apply your skills and knowledge to:Assist the Work and Winning Team to establish project tender schedules and construction plans and follow these through to contract award, execution, and completion.Set-up and maintain the planning system in Primavera P6.Maintain multiple project schedules concurrently against the baseline (contract approved) schedule for each phase of the project.Assist the various Project Management to analyse the project schedule to identify problem areas along the project and to determine criticality of schedule activities. Provide input into alternative work methods to improve the overall project delivery.Establishes work sequencing and activity durations for all aspects of the project to determine interdisciplinary constraints, critical paths, and interfaces that explain work front sequences.Provide supporting information to the Project Management Team(s) to develop in contractual extension of time claims. About YouIdeal candidates will demonstrate:A commitment to working safely, and within the company’s HSEQ systems.Drive to be a team player with strong visual and verbal communication skills who enjoys collaborating with a broad cross section of stakeholders.Flexibility to be both autonomous and work cohesively within a team environment.Strong organisational skills and an attention to detail.Experience within the SMP/Civil/Utilities construction/project delivery environment.Knowledge in cost-loading, earned value management, EOT analysis, and schedule optimisation.Ability to work efficiently, effectively and to deadlines.Essential Qualities:Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience utilising Primavera P6 and Microsoft ProjectExperience in Microsoft office applications.Australian work rights.Current Class C Driver’s License THE BENIFITSAmong many benefits, the role will provide you with:Competitive Remuneration and Reward Package.Genuine work/life balance and flexible hours, including the ability to work from home.Exposure to a range of greenfield and brownfield projects across multiple sectors.Participate in learning and professional development programs including online learning, and on-the-job learning.Corporate fitness membership.Employee Assistance Program. HOW TO APPLYPlease click the apply button and upload a copy of your resume. The successful applicant will be required to provide contactable references, submit personal data for a criminal record check, and undergo a pre-employment medical, including a drug and alcohol test.We appreciate the time and effort that goes into each application. Unfortunately, because of the volume of applications we receive, we aren’t able to respond to every application. We will contact any shortlisted applicants.  AUD Rhodes 2138