• Permanent
  • Westmeath

Job Title –  Planning Lead – Westmeath 

Location: Co Westmeath

Salary: €60K – €70K  DOE

Hours: Full time 5 days

Opportunity has now arisen for a Planning Lead in Westmeath to work for our client, a leading Fire Protection Systems Contractor.

The ideal candidate wil have at least 3 years Planning experience and ideally have knowledge of the Fire Protection Industry.

Key responsibilities:

• Working with project engineers, leads and site-based teams, accurately forecasting and assigning resources on project teams.

• Review on a weekly Basis that all contract progress is updated on inhouse systems.

• Liaise with Commercial & Service departments from tendering through to commissioning stage of projects to ensure smooth handover of contract to all relevant

internal teams.

• Point of contact for internal and external (client) project teams and facilitate the resolution of any issues arising within these teams and escalate accordingly when required.

• Champion and assist monitoring of Quality processes for the projects.

• Lead and track performance of all installation teams.

• Manage all external sub-contractors and monitor quality.

• Manage all external contract hire.

• Run and manage the planning meeting each week.

• Monitor the overall execution of contracts and set up/facilitate meetings to ensure contracts are on track in conjunction with Site Supervisor, Project Engineer/Lead and

Manufacturing Manager.

• Schedule and monitor all installation works.

• Monitor All Feeback from Installation – action all feedback.

• Lead the Employee Review reporting and preparation process for Installation. 

• Ensure that all contracts are planned a min 8 weeks in advance. 


This is a permanent role with opportunities to progress your career further within the Management Team.

If interested in our Planning Lead role,  please apply below or call 0862107555 between 9am – 5pm and speak to Michael re the opportunity.

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