Project Planning Engineer – Scheduler (f/m/d)

Job Overview


Project Planning Engineer – Scheduler (f/m/d)

Overview of OMV

At OMV we produce and market oil and gas, as well as chemical solutions in a responsible way and develop innovative solutions for a circular economy. With Group sale revenues of EUR 17 bn and a workforce of around 25,000 employees in 2020 (incl. Borealis), We are one of Austria’s largest listed industrial companies.
In Chemicals & Materials, OMV, together with its subsidiary Borealis, is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. Sustainability is an integral part of OMV’s corporate strategy. We support the transition to a lower-carbon economy and has set measurable targets for reducing carbon intensity.

Sustainability: Our approach

Due to our international activities in Exploration & Production, Refining & Marketing and Chemicals & Materials we can provide interesting and diverse job opportunities with excellent scope for career development. You can learn more about the world of OMV below:

Our business

Your role:

  • Acting as a Planning Engineer you will oversee the execution of the complete Downstream portfolio and support the whole project management community to deliver business cases, embracing industry best practices
  • Perform project planning including scheduling, monitoring, forecasting, and progress reporting on weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis through various management reports
  • Evaluate technical proposals of bidders as a key member of the technical evaluation team to ensure compliance
  • Review, validate and endorse contractor submitted planning package including execution baseline/recovery plans, resource plan, and progress measurement and reporting system
  • Identify and analyse the project critical path and advise the project team of the results and any appropriate corrective action
  • Maintain and update the integrated resource planning system to plan the requirement of resources for assigned projects

Your profile:

  • University degree (Master/diploma) in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent technical discipline which can be substituted by relevant industry experience in energy sector / plant construction
  • At least 3 years relevant work experience in planning / scheduling of projects in energy sector / plant construction
  • Exposure to brownfield projects will be considered advantageous
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Ability to work within a diverse cultural environment
  • Open minded, communicative personality

What to expect from OMV:

  • We believe that we can only evolve and thrive as a company with a highly diverse mix of employees and by ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have a strong culture of collaboration where Team Spirit, Accountability, Passion, Pioneering Spirit and Performance are key.
  • We will encourage you to take on new responsibilities, work across different functions, become involved in new projects, as well as completing international assignments. In return, we have excellent development programs that will help you achieve your career goals and reach your potential. If energy is your life, this is your future!

What OMV can offer you:

  • The opportunity to join an internationally renowned company in a fast moving business sector, providing excellent development opportunities
  • We offer an attractive compensation package that matches your qualifications and professional experience. The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement amounts to EUR 67.744,04, all in. Depending on skills and specific experience, over-payment is possible. OMV also offers additional benefits and relocation packages for international moves.
  • Place of work: Refinery Schwechat, Austria
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