Parsons Corporation Construction Engineer - Landscape in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Construction Engineer - Landscape
Abu Dhabi, UAE
You take pride in the work you do, and it shows
You approach a task with an enthusiasm to make it the best it can be - a reflection of your own high standards. Your emphasis on timeliness and accuracy will be greatly valued. If it is not top-notch work, you will correct it in your usual, upbeat 'I've got this handled' way. You can be counted on, and we hope that we can count on receiving your application.
Under general supervision, performs a variety of field landscape engineering related assignments for a large infrastructure project by applying standard engineering techniques and analyses. In this position, the Construction Engineer exercises discretion and independent judgment on a regular basis and demonstrates an increasing proficiency in utilizing his/her engineering knowledge to complete landscape related assignments. The Construction Engineer at this level has prior similar experience and is expected to complete assignments with increasing proficiency. May give functional guidance to technical personnel.
Performs well-defined field engineering assignments primarily involving constructability reviews and the management of work in progress. Maintains first-level quality assurance to confirm that the installation of all work within his/her discipline is in accordance with the plans, specifications, and industry standards. Assists construction personnel with general technical details.
Provides resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline; coordinates application of solutions.
Reviews and interprets discipline design drawings and specifications to ensure current revision level and correct technical execution of the work.
Establishes and maintains liaison with the design, construction, operation and maintenance staff.
Monitors discipline construction schedules and manages progress. Provides schedule and progress appraisal data to the Construction Manager.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned discipline.
Ensures that tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees. Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Maintains a daily log for permanent record of project construction, as well as discipline data for the final project turnover and report.
Maintains construction technical catalogs, supplier data, and other literature pertaining to the project.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Architecture (Landscape related).
10+ years of experience in field construction is required. At least 5 years of experience in executing large infrastructure / landscape in Abu Dhabi is required.
Requires a working knowledge of landscape, engineering and construction-related processes, as well as some familiarity with industry practices.
Good written and oral communication skills, and a familiarity with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering and construction.
Familiarity with Abu Dhabi Authorities and agencies requirements, handover process of assets, operation and maintenance aspects will be desirable.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.