Jacobs Senior Planning Engineer in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Senior Planning Engineer


Job Summary

You will be responsible to develop the most suitable and economically viable construction and engineering methods for projects, and ensure that the outlined deadlines are met. also you will work closely with site managers and other engineers to ensure a project runs on schedule and that material supplies are sufficient.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Represent the organization byinteracting with internal and external personnel on significant matters.

  • Scheduler for Engineering,Procurement and Construction projects

  • Facilitates multi-company interactiveplanning sessions

  • Creates and updates CPM schedules

  • Communicates schedule status on aregular basis via formal and informal meetings and reports

  • Analyzes CPM schedules and recommendswork-arounds and schedule improvement ideas

  • Interacts with engineering andconstruction personnel to understand and communicate issues and conflicts thatimpact the schedule

  • Coordinate the project’s earned valuesystem with schedule updates

  • Oversee, lead & help maintainsafe work practices on construction projects that could identify, eliminate andcontrol hazardous conditions that may lead to injury and/or property damageusing job specific safety standards, best management practices and injury freeenvironment techniques advocated to JACOBS Beyond ZERO policy.

  • Educate, advise & communicateany/all issues with/between colleagues, project staff and/or contractor whileimplementing corrective action that will help build productive workingrelationships with all in accordance with guidelines and policies.


  1. Candidates must havea minimum of 10 years’ of related work experience.

  2. Candidates must holdan Engineering degree qualification from a recognized institution.

  3. Candidates must have Oil& Gas industry experience.

  4. Candidates who haveEPC experience are preferred.

  5. Candidates must beproficient in Primavera P6 & MS OFFICE.

  6. Candidates with experienceworking within the GCC / Middle East will be given first preference.

Primary Location Saudi Arabia-Saudi Arabia Countrywide-Al Khobar

Travel No

Req ID: OIL0000AU