Project Planner

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  • Norway Soer-Troendelag Trondheim
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Advantage is a specialized in-house recruitment partner to Aker Solutions.

Aker Solutions take care of energy assets in a Life Cycle perspective. From the start to end of production Aker Solutions ensures safe operations, optimizes field utilization, and enables field life-extensions. We do business development and execute modifications and maintenance projects. There is a global trend towards decarbonization, and we aim to help our customers to decarbonize their operations and measure their emissions to manage them more efficiently, for instance by delivering brownfield electrification of existing offshore facilities. Now we explore opportunities in the aftermarket for renewables, to deliver offshore maintenance for the renewable sector when the market is ready. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Aker Solutions is looking for a Project Planner who have experience in onshore or offshore projects. The project is based in Trondheim and will be led from there.

This is an Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Installation (EPCI) Project.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Working independently and taking responsibility for producing execution schedules during the various phases of the project.
  • Project control and reporting the project status on a weekly basis.
  • Managing EPCI Level 4 and 5 planning & follow-on in Safran, MIPS, and Company SAP in close cooperation with internal Disciplines and Company.
  • Manage change management and PEM milestone checks.
  • Handle internal and external weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly progress reporting in a large modification project.
  • The main focus of the role will be on the level 4 schedule towards Engineering and Procurement.
  • The candidate will receive the required on-the-job training to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

Skills and Levels Description:

  • 2-5 years of experience working in brownfield, greenfield, or the oil and gas industry, preferably in EPCI Project Planning.
  • Good understanding of complex projects and experience with detailed planning within such projects.
  • 2-5 years of experience in planning work using Safran Project tool. However, necessary Safran training will be provided.
  • Proficiency in software packages, including up-to-date knowledge of software updates, and expertise in Microsoft Office, MIPS, and SAP is required.
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in finance or a technical field.
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English and a Scandinavian language are required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and effectively in a team.
  • High personal integrity and strong communication skills.
  • Applicants from all backgrounds are welcome to apply, although working experience within the oil and gas field is necessary to be considered for this position.

More reasons to work with us:

  • Opportunity to grow your network and develop professionally by integrating yourself into highly competent teams within world-renowned organizations in the energy sector.
  • Competitive compensation packages and benefits that include pension schemes and insurance.
  • On-going support from our experienced recruitment and back-office support professionals.
  • Exclusive access to all Aker Solutions’ project positions in Norway, with access to permanent positions when these are offered.
  • NES Advantage is the only company that has frame agreement with Aker Solutions for project employments.

For more information about the position, please contact:
Sarah Hermansen | Junior Recruiter | NES Advantage Solutions AS |

If you find this opportunity appealing, please submit your application via our website, as we will not process applications received via email. Applications will be evaluated on an ongoing basis.

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services. As project employee you will be employed by NES Advantage Solutions AS, working for Aker Solutions.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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