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Planning Engineer

Req Id:  367
Job Family:  Project Management

Kuala Lumpur Office, Kuala Lumpur Office

SBM Offshore believes the oceans will provide the world with safe, sustainable and affordable energy for generations to come. We share our experience to make it happen.  Take part in a world-class, diverse, and talented team committed to responsible business conduct and see where the future takes you.   #ENERGYCOMMITTED


Role Purpose


The Planning Engineer is the “scheduler” of the Project or major component of the Project. The Planning Engineer establishes the schedule and monitors the timely completion and progress of the Project by being the connector between all disciplines/activities, and reports to the Planning Manager or the Project Controls Manager (PCM).


In order that planning and progress measurement are set-up in line with project strategy, you are to:

  • Develop/Execute the planning and progress measurement taking into consideration project constraints and project execution
  • Set-up planning tools


In order that planning and progress measurement are managed, you are to:

  • Gather actuals progress data from disciplines and databases.
  • Consolidate and check consistency of actual data.
  • Challenge all project stakeholders involved with planning and progress measurement activities
  • Update and maintain the schedule, using planning tools.
  • Determine schedule impact of all changes envisaged as part of the Management of Change Process.
  • Issue Internal reporting and progress measurement.


Role Requirements


  • Vocational qualification or degree in a numerate discipline with planning and at least 5 years' hands-on planning experience in an Offshore Oil & Gas industry, shipyard, engineering or Maintenance management environment.
  • Must possess ownership attitude and leadership quality to lead a small group of engineers and designers.
  • Proactive and open minded to work with multinational colleagues.
  • Good command on English language


SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”).  SBM Offshore provides floating production solutions to the offshore energy industry, over the full product lifecycle. The Company is market leading in leased floating production systems delivered to date, with multiple units currently in operation and has unrivalled operational experience in this field. The Company’s main activities are the design, supply, installation, operation and the life extension of floating production solutions for the offshore energy industry.  As of December 31, 2018, Group companies employ approximately 4,350 people worldwide, including circa 650 contractors, which are spread over offices in key markets, operational shore bases and the offshore fleet of vessels. Group Companies employ a further 400 people, working for the joint ventures with two construction yards. For further information, please visit our website at www.sbmoffshore.com. The companies in which SBM Offshore N.V. directly and indirectly owns investments are separate entities.#OGJS