Construction Planner

Multiplex Australia

Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Multiplex is a premier construction company with a simple purpose: to construct a better future.
Established in Australia in 1962, Multiplex is known for shaping skylines and delivering iconic projects around the world. It has delivered more than 1,000 projects with a combined value in excess of US$90 billion.
Our business is built on people. People who share the mindset to outperform in everything we do. Combined with our inherent values (We keep it real, We care about people, We are collaborative and We have grit), it is the foundation of our Multiplex culture and enables us to fulfil our purpose.
Building our Talent
We are currently seeking a suitably qualified Construction Project Planner / Project Programmer to join the QLD region. The successful candidate will be required to develop and implement project controls providing our project and New Business teams with timely advice and direction to deliver projects in a successful timeframe and budget. They will be integral to the team structure in both providing senior management reporting and advising the client on current outcomes and projections going forward.
Initially a site-based role reporting directly to the Planning Manager, the successful candidate will:

  • Drive a planning culture based on best practice and with a proactive focus on Risk Management and Safety
  • Implementation and status reporting of Programmes on live projects
  • Communicate Programme performance to Senior Management
  • Capture and share Planning knowledge – As-built production and delays
  • Participate in planning innovation and emerging technologies relating to BIM & 4D
  • Develop tender programmes for New Business

To be considered for this role, it is expected that you would hold relevant tertiary qualifications (Building/Engineering/Construction/Quantity Surveying) and have worked as a Project Planner/Programmer in the industry as understanding construction and engineering techniques and sequences are vital. Competence in planning software such as Primavera P6 and Asta Powerproject, knowledge of costs of labour & resources and the product market together with the ability to build and maintain productive relationships with project teams and senior management, will help you succeed in this role. There is a requirement to travel between our Brisbane and Gold Coast projects as necessary.
Why join Multiplex
Our people are supported to outperform in everything they do with a range of holistic benefits including:

  • Professional career development opportunities, and a wealth of learning offerings through the Multiplex Learning Academy
  • Bonus schemes; annual remuneration reviews; and gender equity reviews
  • Salary continuance insurance
  • Leave and benefits to support parents, including 18 weeks paid parental leave regardless of gender; payment of superannuation during leave; and coaching
  • Health and Wellbeing programs including EAP & mental health support; group fitness; and various health checks

Multiplex is committed to a diverse, inclusive and respectful workforce and we strongly encourage applications from people of all genders, cultures and walks of life. We have an industry recognised approach to flexible work which we are constantly evolving. With external recognitions including Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Pay Equity Ambassador, Family Inclusive Workplace Certification and Work 180 partnership, we have a strong focus on families, inclusivity and gender equality.

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