Award winning
Family run
Charity giving

Project Planner

Vacancy Salary {Advertised Salary}
Location Luton
Mergefield Title {Mergefield Value}
Mergefield Title {Mergefield Value}

This is a Full Time/Flexible Working, Permanent vacancy that will close in {x} days (x will be populated when viewing published adverts).

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Planner to join our Northern Home Counties Construction team.


The primary focus of this role will be to provide an effective and professional planning and programming service for pre-contract and project teams which is recognised as such by Wates, clients and consultants.


Key Accountabilities will include:


  • Clearly establish the company has the experience and resources to carry out the project successfully
  • Identify the advantages for the client and client’s team if Wates are awarded the contract
  • Demonstrate a full understanding of the project and client needs and assess viable alternatives that could give Wates a competitive advantage.
  • Accurately assess site preliminaries including cost of scaffolding, major plants, temporary electrics etc.
  • Obtain programme advice from key trade contractors/supplier.
  • Ensure the project team are fully briefed and issued with copied of Tender plan and Programme at Estimator’s handover meeting.


We are looking for an individual with a strong knowledge of the construction business, methods and technology along with an understanding of planning techniques, the tender process and Asta Powerproject planning software.


To be successful in the role you will be an effective communicator with skills in project management, document and tender preparation as well as an understanding of risk management techniques and value creation.

At Wates, we are driven by our purpose of inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow. Its a bold commitment and we need the right people – from whatever background – to help us make this happen.

There is a huge variety of job opportunities across our businesses, working on challenging and exciting projects and with blue chip clients. We are always looking to hire talented people from all walks of life to reflect the communities where we work.

So, if you’d like to work for an organisation which invests in your continued professional development, and youre looking for your next challenge, wed like to hear from you.


Inside Housing Development Awards


What House? 2019 Awards


Investors in People 2020


Considerate Constructors Schemes (CCS) National Site Awards


2019 Construction Manager of the Year Awards

Alternatively, apply with...


2 hours ago


14 Days
Apply Now