Planning Senior Engineer, PCJ, Luanda, Angola

  • Date:15 October 2020
  • Place of work: Angola

Job Title:

Planning Senior Engineer, PCJ


PIR 10021000002

Date of issue:



KT - Angola

Job Location:

Luanda, Angola

Job type/Contract:

Temporary. Starts ASAP

Salary range:

Competitive salary package with benefits

Job summary/Role description

The Senior Planning Engineer (PCJ) is a part of the Project Control team in a construction site following the activities related to the control of the construction works, in compliance with established Project Master Schedule, and the promptly respect of all reporting documentation both to external and internal stakeholders.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Co-operates with the subcontractors in issuing the supporting documentation for calculating physical progress and in observing the related procedures;
  • Ensure that the Detailed schedules developed by Subcontractors, as per their contractual obligations, are consistent with Construction Schedule;
  • Perform schedule control at the cut-off dates and provide forecast on completion dates especially in a presence of any adverse trends so that effective recovery plan can be timely enforced;
  • Assess physical progress at the cut-off dates evidencing any deviations from the baseline and suggesting remedial actions, if any;
  • Perform manpower control by collecting time sheets from Subcontractors and comparing the actual manpower against the planned, as per baseline;
  • Prepare short-term look ahead plans/schedules (when required);
  • Prepare the weekly/monthly Progress Report related to the Site activities in accordance with the Project Procedures.

Person Specification

Knowledge & Qualifications

  • University Degree or Diploma in Quantity Surveying, Engineering or equivalent


  • 5-10 years of experience as a Senior Planning Engineer.

Skills and Abilities

  • Fluent English;
  • Excellent IT and analytical skills;
  • Attention to detail, excellent communications skills;
  • Strong interpersonal, team-oriented skills, self-motivation and direction, with strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution.

Special Requirements and Comments

Only candidates with significant experience, consistent with the relevant field, will be considered for this position.

Only spontaneous candidates will be considered for this role.

The information submitted shall include:

- nationality

- date of birth (dd/mm/yyyy)

- expected salary ($/year, gross)

- notice period (weeks)

- email address of the candidate.