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Kuala Lumpur, Perth

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The Opportunity

Subsea 7 is a seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services contractor to the offshore energy industry worldwide. People are central to our success and we build our business around a valued and motivated workforce. We work in partnership with our clients to develop and maintain long-term relationships that add value to their projects. 

Our diverse, integrated and dedicated teams are experts in their fields and have a track record of safely and effectively executing complex projects in harsh and challenging environments.

The Role

Subsea 7 Australia has been delivering projects for our clients from the North West Shelf to the Bass Strait for 40 years. We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Planner to join our Operations Team to support our current large EPCI Projects and upcoming Tenders.


This role may be based in Australia or Malaysia, depending on the successful candidate.

As a Senior Planner, you shall be part of the Planning department resource pool of global experts. You will be responsible for implementing, maintaining and follow-up of all planning activities within a project/ tender including interface with other Project Controls roles.

You will also:

  • Be the focal point of contact for all activity related to planning on a project or tender(s)

  • Develop robust baseline schedule & reporting tools, including S-curves & flaot table, to ensure timely delivery of the project.

  • Be forecast oriented, anticipating and alerting at early stage issues & impacts

  • Understand projects/ tenders’ requirements; identify & address planning scenarios and problems; develop and implement solutions.

  • Establish, maintain and follow up plans/networks as the single source of truth and progress reporting for new and established projects in accordance with Client, Subsea7, GPC and SIA Planning & progress procedures.

  • Support tender activity when applicable, prepare all deliverables in accordance with Client, Subsea7, GPC&AP, Floating Wind & SIA planning procedures and review ITT for qualifications; be pro-active and propose plan and solution to tender team.

  • Prepare schedule basis document for client and internal use when working on project or tender; provide clarity on assumptions, critical paths, float, risks and opportunity.

About You 

This role suits a dynamic and motivated individual. This opportunity is to become a part of both our current and future dynamic project teams and will not only provide you with the chance to be part of a global leader in subsea engineering services, but will also enhance and build upon the 5 plus years you have already attained in similar roles in the Offshore Oil and Gas construction/installation industry. 

The successful candidate shall have/be:

  • Education equivalent to degree in engineering and administrative/business discipline

  • Knowledge of Software: Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project

  • Relevant previous experience in the subsea or offshore environment or planning.

  • Experience on large/complex EPCI SURF contracts is highly desirable.

  • Relevant previous experience in planning management

  • Advanced knowledge in key areas of planning techniques and analysis

  • Ideally an understanding of current Engineering, Procurement, Fabrication, and Offshore Installation processes in the Oil and Gas sector.

  • Pro-active and excellent communication skills with all interfacing parties

  • Autonomous & team player

  • Independently evaluate, organise and prioritise work for self and others

If you are interested in joining the Australian Operations team, please apply please apply with your resume and cover letter via the link. This role may be based in Australia or Malaysia, depending on the successful candidate.

Applications close Sunday 17 July 2022.


In return for your hard work and dedication, you’ll be rewarded with:

  • Great exposure in oil and gas industry

  • Long term career opportunity

  • Global mobility opportunities if relevant

  • Diverse and international team if relevant

  • Training and development

  • Flexible working arrangement

  • Work life balance

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