Project Planner - Rail

  • Docklands
  • Permanent
  • Wed May 30 06:43:32 2018
  • 200011931

From our origins in 1898, RCR has grown to become one of Australia’s most diversified engineering and infrastructure companies, providing intelligent engineering solutions to the Infrastructure, Energy and Resources sectors. Through our in-house expertise we provide a comprehensive range of solutions for our customers.

The RCR team has over 3,400 people supporting major projects across our extensive network of operations in Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia.


RCR Tomlinson is at the forefront of the growing Melbourne Transport Network, securing major projects within the Rail sector.

As a result, RCR are now looking for an experienced Project Planner to work on existing and new projects arising within the businesses Transport Division.

Based out of our Melbourne CBD office, this position is to work alongside the project, updating the schedule, s-curves, track costs & manhours against the set baseline. You will assist senior management in critical path analysis, identify slippages & implement control plans & programs to meet project milestones.


  • Responsible for detail project planning in line with Project Control systems and processes.
  • Travel, as required, to project sites and maintain a close working relationship with the projects
  • Responsible for the overall quality and delivery of program schedules
  • Update & analyse baseline schedule, s-curves, manhours & costs.
  • Prepare progress report information for Project Managers and clients


  • Proficiency in the use of Primavera planning software & MS Office Suite
  • Extensive relevant industry planning /scheduling experience.
  • Knowledge of the management of major infrastructure projects, and the rail teams’ relationships and requirements of working in live rail corridors
  • Ability to plan and manage complex and long-term projects
  • Proven ability to manage contracts, budgets and costs, independently and provide reports

RCR is a company built on integrity with an absolute commitment to safety, performance excellence and developing productive, sustainable, mutually beneficial partnerships with our employees, clients and the wider community.

Our Values:

  • Integrity in all aspects of our business while maintaining the highest professional standards;
  • Mutual respect of our employees, customers, shareholders, the community and other stakeholders;
  • Open and honest communication; and
  • Commitment to our goals

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