4D Planner

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Brian Perry Civil
  • Location:Wellington
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  • Closing Date:31 May 2022


About Us 
Brian Perry Civil is part of the Fletcher Building group of companies and a leading and award-winning New Zealand contractor. We undertake a wide range of civil construction projects throughout New Zealand and the South Pacific with specialities including foundation and piling works. 

Why Join Us? 
We think we have a fantastic people culture here at Brian Perry Civil. With plenty of work on the books and a positive future workload, we are expanding and excited about the growth of our company.

We are looking for a 4D Planner to join our team in Wellington.  Reporting to the Engineering Manager you will be expected to assist with and develop the capability within the company to maximize 4D Planning techniques and act as the subject matter expert in 4D techniques and methodologies. 

We will need someone who will build credibility with and become a trusted advisor for a range of stakeholders. You pride yourself on your ability to connect with people and demonstrate how the programme can drive real value to the construction process. 

You will have:
• An engineering degree, a trade background or a discipline with Project Management.
•  Experience working as a planner with either MS Project or Primavera P6 software.
•  Experience using SketchUp, AutoCAD or other industry recognised drafting software.
•  Experience working in Synchro 4D or similar virtual construction simulation software (preferred but not essential). 

We are looking for people who has the knowledge and understanding of Construction methodologies and who is passionate for innovation and for doing things better.

Your main responsibilities may include:
•  Act as the lead for delivering project specific 4D animations.
•  Work with Delivery teams to determine a story board for the construction of 4D programmes
•  Collaborate with Designers, Project managers, Planners and Supply Chain to ensure alignment and quality of 3D models and P6 plans to facilitate optimal 4D modelling.
•  Link project schedule with the design model to create a visual sequence of works.
•  Run 'what if' scenarios within 4D environment against baseline models to identify programme opportunities.
•  Model phased logistics and temporary works for input into sequence.
•  Run time-based clash detection of programmes.
•  Build standard libraries and appearances in Synchro to ensure consistent appearance of 4D animations.
•  Train, develop and support others in the use of 4D planning and digital rehearsals.
•  Develop and implement training and support material.

We have a number of employee benefits that are available to permanent full-time employees – these include access to the Fletcher Building Employee Educational Fund, FBuShare our global employee share plan, Fletcher Building Welfare Fund, and our lucrative Fletcher Building Staff Discount Card which will give significant discounts on some of the great Fletcher Building brands. 

Now is a great time to join our business!

Make a difference to our business and advance your career.  At Brian Perry Civil you will enjoy the benefits and recognition of working for a well-respected business unit within the Fletcher Building Group. Along with a competitive remuneration package and benefits, this opportunity will also be an ideal platform for high performers to be ‘seen’ within the group.

Application Process 
Please click on the Apply Now Button to submit your CV and complete the online application form.
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