Randstad Planner in Jackson, Michigan



Jackson, MI Salary:

US$ 25 - US$ 30 per hour Date Posted:

Monday, October 3, 2016 Experience:

0 years Job Type:


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Randstad Engineering

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Large Utility has an immediate need in the Central US for an Energy Deployment Planner responsible for creating, developing and managing the mid to long range work plans for smart meter/module installation. The Smart Grid Project utilizes SAP Project Systems, so candidate must be willing to learn new planning software and will become a SAP PS power user.This is a contract position expected to last 1 year, possible extension. Per diem is available for qualified candidates. Apply Now!

Responsibilities for the Planner

  • Responsible to identify the work, create files for use in pre-deployment customer communication, and create the work orders and the pre-install files

  • Responsible for work related to the meter installation vendor s (MIV) Bridgeport crossdock (Flint, Saginaw, West Branch, Midland, Clare, and Alma) equally approximately 900,000 devices

  • Utilizes SAP Project Systems software and Microsoft Access and Excel. Creates and updates field implemenatation work orders, project schedule activities, durations, start and finish dates

  • Updates material requirements, resource assignments, estimated man hours, and actual man hours

Requirements for the Planner

  • BS degree

  • 3+ years utility or regulatory energy planning or scheduling experience preferably of smart meter/module installation

  • Must have experience in MS Excel, workload planning/forecasting, and assessing resource requirements

  • Strong knowledge of the Working Agreement, Gas Safety Code, Electrical and Gas Standards, and Emergency Plans is a plus

< Benefits for the Planner

  • Comprehensive Contractor Benefits

  • Per Diem

Job Number: 125733

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