Engineering Planner

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Date: 06-Feb-2023

Location: West Mifflin

Company: Alstom

Req ID:[[EN-PL-11 Engineering Planner (EP)]]

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 


In tender:

  • To issue with BTM and métiers leaders committed and shared engineering schedule for contract execution and R&D project with SEPM validation


In R&D and Project:

  • Engineering schedule construction
  • To build engineering schedule in collaboration with PrEM and engineering team (based on tender schedule and existing standards)


Engineering planning update and follow-up:

  • To support PrEM and engineering team in achieving their commitment on engineering schedule
  • To support PrPM in identifying critical path & to communicate. To survey blocking points regarding committed dates: To propose solutions, to follow implementation and to escalade if necessary
  • Give visibility on engineering schedule situation
  • To give visibility & Alert of risks on engineering schedule situation per project
  • To facilitate the communication between Team Members, PrEM and PrXMs on critical issues
  • To communicate engineering team project priority and Project schedule modifications
  • Continuous improvement on engineering schedule
  • To participate with EQM to REX along the projects for capitalization on métiers
  • To promote On Time Culture
  • To respect Engineering Plan management and Project Time plan management.



Knowledge & Experience :

  • Engineering knowledge : 3D/2D/EBOM/tools & process
  • Industrial & Sourcing Knowledge (docs, process…)
  • Project Management knowledge (risk management, quality process…)
  • To have a good taste for technical activities


Technical  Skills

  • Mastering 1 or several scheduling software (MSP/Primavera, …)
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • English


Behavioural Competencies

  • Good Communication and collaborative skills
  • Innovative, pro-active and positive
  • Customer oriented
  • Autonomous
  • Able to make the synthesis of a critical issue


Additional Responsibilities:

  • Consolidate site engineering workload and provide an overview for subcontracting in terms of volume per department (engaged and new demands)
  • Challenge engineering metier and projects about consistency and time range of firm and forecasted projects
  • Propose forecast for potential projects per metier (including  R&D Tender, Sustaining)
  • Prepare and analyses scenarios of workload based on opportunities in the pipeline
  • Respect rules of workload management defined by Central

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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