Posted 06 June 2024
Salary £14.50 - 16.80 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameRay Marsh

Job description

Job Title: Scheduler for Utilities/Water/Gas
Location: Slough Depot, UK
Rate: £14.50 - £16.80 (Depending on Experience)
Duration: 6 Months
We are seeking a motivated and experienced Scheduler to join our team working on  Cadent Gas and Thames Water Utiltiy contracts at our clients Slough depot.
Experience working with NRSWA permits and Management plans is very advantageous.
In this role, you will play a pivotal part in supporting the delivery of both Mains Replacement and Non Unit Cost programmes of work, focusing on utilities, water, and gas projects.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·Control the receipt of approved projects within the area, ensuring accurate recording in relevant systems.
·Schedule work into an agreed programme and handle all aspects of NRSWA Permits, traffic orders, and traffic management plans.
·Collaborate with Local Delivery Partners to prepare programmes of work, attending weekly planning meetings and building relationships with Highway Authorities, especially the permit office.
·Update actual progress on a weekly basis using Microsoft Project, rescheduling the programme as required.
·Manage scheduling of customer care and Purge & Relight activities.
·Assist in creating daily/weekly team/project whereabouts.
·Raise and manage minor, standard, and major permits, ensuring NRSWA compliance through efficient management of jeopardy reports.
Person Specification:
·Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with various stakeholders.
·Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team and independently when necessary.
·Strong multitasking abilities, capable of juggling multiple stakeholders and tasks under pressure.
Skills & Experience:
·Prior experience in programme planning and management, specifically within utilities, water, or gas sectors.
·Proficient in programme/project planning tools and techniques.
·Strong organizational and planning skills.
·Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Project is desirable; internal training will be provided.
·Effective communication skills for interfacing with internal and external stakeholders.
·Excellent time management skills with a meticulous approach to data accuracy.
·Full UK Driving Licence and willingness to travel are essential for this role.
If you are passionate about utilities, water, and gas projects and possess the skills and experience required for this role, we encourage you to apply. Join our dynamic team and contribute to the successful delivery of vital infrastructure projects in the