BOS Shelf is Looking for a Lead Planner


Position: Lead Planner

Job Description:

  • Collects data necessary to compile long and short term activity plans
  • Produces plans using specialist planning software/systems
  • Identifies/highlights planning clashes or interfaces and works with the team to resolve issues
  • Ensures plans are updated/issued on a regular basis
  • Analyses and summarises activities and produces reports on progress
  • Attends planning, engineering and operations meetings
  • Reviews outstanding jobs/work scopes
  • Liaises with engineering/operations personnel to ensure availability of materials and vendors to meet plan dates
  • May be required to visit offshore occasionally to complete planning reviews
  • Reports any breaches of safety procedures to supervision / management
  • Actively participates in and promotes company health and safety campaigns, policies and procedures, and ensures personal safety and that of colleagues at all times
  • Prepare Planning & Control procedures , Progress Measurement system
  • Creating Baseline plans from Contract and define critical path using Planning Software (P6)
  • Responsible for Planning software (Primavera P6) Administration
  • Provide training to Jr. Planners


  • Minimum HND or equivalent in suitable engineering discipline or relevant experience
  • Experience in a planning role, preferably within the oil and gas industry
  • Experienced in the operation of specialist industry planning software and systems
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Basic offshore induction and emergency training (BOSIET)

Please send your CV to [email protected]

by indicating the position title (Lead Planner) in the subject line of your email.