Assistant Planner

Location: Birstall

Category: Gas, Electricity, Water, Multi-Utility

Ref No: EA1121

Summary of role

We currently have a vacancy within our Birstall office for an Assistant Utility Planner to join the team on a permanent basis.

Key Responsibilities
  • Schedule & manage works for multi skilled engineers for gas, water and electric domestic housing sites, ensuring customer dates are met in line with KPI’s. 
  • Ensure all approvals are in place for works to be undertaken, Streetworks Notices and Safe Control of Operations.
  • Liaise with developers to take work requests, plan and confirm requirements.
  • Ensure that all issued documentation is returned for works completed.
  • Raising purchase orders for material requests & arrange delivery in line with programme requirements.
Person Specifications

To be considered for this role you will be a self-motivated individual with at least 1-2 years previous administration experience ideally within a planning function. You will demonstrate excellent organisational skills and have the ability to communicate at all levels across the business.


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You should have at least 5 GCSEs A* to C / 9 to 4, including Maths and English


Excellent organisation skills


Good understanding of Microsoft Packages, such as Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint


Strong verbal and written communications skills.


Ability to work independently and part of a group


Ability to communicate at all levels of the business


Flexible attitude to work


Attention to detail


Keen to learn and develop


Proactive, hard Working & reliable