We’re Hiring: Project Planner

An excellent opportunity is now available for the following position:


Project Planner


The successful candidate will be responsible for developing project plans and will drive, co-ordinate and track the progress of machine build projects, ensuring timely achievement of customer delivery deadlines.


  • Third level relevant qualification and project management training.
  • Engineering background desirable but not essential.
  • 3-5 years experience in a project management/supervisory capacity.
  • Strong leadership and organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Self motivated individual with deadline oriented focus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Project and MS Office applications.


  • Develop, drive and execute the project plan for a number of machine build projects.
  • Work with department leaders to develop project tasks, resources requirements, and project breakdown structure in order to create project targets.
  • Lead a cross functional team (assembly, production, toolroom, electrical controls, automation, services) ensuring each area meets set targets. Provide motivational supervision to ensure customer deadlines are achieved.
  • Identify, manage and support resolution of risks and issues during the project.
  • Day to day management of all project delivery matters.
  • Constantly monitor and deliver project progress results to Product Development Engineer who is the direct customer contact.
  • Liaise and work effectively with internal departments ensuring that all inputs and requirements are considered.
  • Project record maintenance including reporting on all project activity.
  • Complete records and follow procedures in accordance with the Quality Management System.
  • Ensure all duties are carried out adhering to health and safety policy.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in highly progressive, dynamic and team orientated environment, please submit your CV to careers@designpro.ie or contact the HR Department on +353 (0)69 63842 for further information.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 12th April, 2017.

DesignPro is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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