Job title: Planner
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 16-05-2022
Job ID: 32144
Contact name: Scott Lechley
Phone number: +447973460391
Contact email:

Job Description

Original Job Description:

- Warrington


Location: Warrington

Lingley Mere, Warrington

Our Company

Network Plus is a leading utility and infrastructure service provider, operating across the UK.

Originally established in 2000, the company has grown significantly through the award of long-term contract frameworks with major utility organisations and infrastructure providers. With a current workforce of over 3,200, our services are delivered through an absolute focus on health and safety as well as market leading levels of service to both our clients and their customers.

Our Headquarters are based in Worsley Greater Manchester, and we operate from over 53 depot bases. We deliver services 24/7/365 in city centres as well as rural locations.

Our vision is to be the best service provider in the UK utilities and infrastructure sectors by safely constructing, maintaining and managing essential services.

Our Role

As a planner, you will be the key contact before works for the operational team. You will have full accountability for the planning & Streetworks aspects of all works before they commence on site. You will ensure that all operational teams are able to undertake their work in line with the received push plans and requested dates as well as compliant with NRSWA and ensure that timescales are adhered to minimising any financial impact to the company.

This role will be based within the United Utilities offices at Lingley Mere, Warrington

Key Responsibilities

You will take ownership of the workstreams, coordinating the work from receipt, through to job completion

You will schedule work orders in accordance with SLA’s, whilst optimising travel routes and increasing productivity

You take the lead on customer liaison; calling door to door, attending customer meet & greet events, producing updates via letters, leaflets, text messages etc.

You will Identify noticing issues and apply early intervention, to ensure that all information derived from inspections and other sources is correctly handled to ensure correct response from utilities and other promoters of Street Works activity and to minimise challenges to Section 74 invoices and FPNs

You will maintain timely and accurate input and uploading of information into the works management systems, ensuring that all issues are recorded and escalated

You will ensure that all the client and operational requirements are met in a professional and efficient manner

You will provide daily and weekly reports as required and to ensure that all service levels and objectives are achieved

You will provide a positive and innovative input into the team, through provision of solutions to problems and embracing change

You will ensure that safety issues are reported in line with Company procedures

Salary and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary based on experience along with a full benefits package.

Network Plus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

We are Armed Forces-friendly. We welcome applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, armed forces veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.

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