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Senior Project Planner - Contractor

Location: Pearl City, Hawaii, United States
Job ID: R0005693
Date Posted: Dec 10, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Honolulu JV
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Description

HITACHI RAIL is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Senior Project Planner - Contractor who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Pearl City, HI.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signaling, service & maintenance, digital technology and turnkey. With a presence in 38 countries across three continents and over 13,000 employees, our mission is to contribute to society through the continuous development of superior rail transport solutions.

Accountabilities:

  • Plan the construction and commissioning work on day-by-day basis
  • Work with company leaders and third parties to produce detailed plans for the Project activities and all planned deliverables
  • Assist Project Manager in producing project control reports including variation reports regarding time and budget as required by the Project Manager
  • Assist Project Manager with the attendance of meetings with the customer and subcontractors regarding scheduling and project issues, ensuring that company interests are fully represented
  • Monitor work in progress to ensure that work is executed in compliance with the requirements of the contract and schedule
  • Participate in the Change Order Management process
  • Execution of other duties as directed by the Project Manager

Required Skills & Experience

  • 10+ years of relevant project management and project planning experience
  • Ability to use Primavera P6
  • Ability to use Microsoft Project
  • Strong ability to understand and analyze dependency logic and project critical path
  • Highly motivated and adaptable to a time-sensitive environment in order to respond quickly and effectively to unanticipated high workloads, events and emergencies
  • Must be able to meet deadlines and effectively handle pressures associated with this role
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, employees, Project constituents, third parties and general public

Desired Skills & Experience

  • 3-years of experience with rail construction projects
  • 2-years of experience with large infrastructure construction projects
  •  Excellent understanding of project management techniques, in addition to effective planning and scheduling skills.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills in liaising with project stakeholders in the development of project schedules, while identifying milestones and critical paths
  • 4 year degree in Business or Engineering

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