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Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Senior Planner
Construction, Infrastructure, Pre-construction, Project Management
Contract type
Full time permanent
IFA2 Site Office - Fareham Hampshire

Senior Planner

Location: Fareham

Talented people are the key to our success

About us:

Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners and ourselves.

The project – Learn more

IFA-2  Interconnexion France-Angleterre 2 

A proposed 204-kilometre (127 mi) long 1,000 MW HVDC cable between Tourbe in France and Daedalus Airfield, near Southampton in the United Kingdom. At each end there is to be a HVDC converter station built to convert the transported DC current into AC for use in the respective local grids.

Morgan Sindall’s scope is to carry out the design and build civil works associated with the UK converter station build at Daedalus including but not limited to:

  • Enabling works
  • Roadwork’s & footpaths
  • Security fencing and lighting
  • Drainage
  • Earthing
  • Building Construction inc:
    • Valve Hall
    • Reactor Hall
    • DC Hall
  • Various foundations and bunds


The project is entering the mechanical/electrical/plumbing (MEP) installation stage with most of the civil works completed and buildings watertight.

The successful candidate will need to have a good balance of industrial type construction projects with MEP experience.

IFA2 provides an excellent opportunity to lead the project planning in the complex sequencing/interfaces of the internal finishing works/MEP and the ABB clients installations.

The candidate will need to be commercially astute to manage change and advice the project team of the optimised sequence of works to completion.


As a Senior Planner you will:

  • Provide planning management and support to both the pre-contract and contract operations for the business.
  • Coordinate with bid and construction teams.
  • Manage and control the planning and programming aspects of bid proposals and projects in progress.

Already experienced as a senior planner you will be educated to professional level with a relevant degree or equivalent in a core business discipline.  You will have a thorough understanding and experience in the use of project management software and experience in programme and project management, project planning, including programme controls, project review, and cost and risk analysis.

About our division:

About Nuclear|Energy|Water Business Unit:

Our teams work within the nuclear, energy and water sectors. We help our customers make the most of their existing assets, as well as building new assets to continually improve the UK’s energy and water infrastructure. We do this by putting our customers first, using innovative ideas and challenging the status quo. 


We are keen to speak to applicants who are eager and keen to build on their existing experience.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

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