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Parsons Corporation Senior Resident Construction Engineer (Mechanical - Utilities) in Al-Sinaiyah, Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

Parsons are looking for a dedicated Mechanical Senior Resident Construction Engineer at Yanbu on the Red Sea Coast of Saudi Arabia.

Focused on the delivery of Utilities, Network and Infrastructure Projects across our Program and with the ability and experience to oversee building projects focusing on HVAC, plumbing, sanitary and BMS aspects of each project

Reporting to a Senior Resident Construction Manager you will be responsible for monitoring and inspection of on-site Mechanical Engineering works, activities and testing and commissioning. You will provide technical guidance to contractors and utilizes your expertise to ensure that the permanent works are constructed per the contract in accordance with applicable codes, standards, approved drawings and specifications, budget and schedule.

Parsons have worked alongside the Royal Commission as Program Manager at Yanbu for over 47 years and having just agreed to remain in the same capacity for the next 5 years we offer longevity, security and career development along with the opportunnity to work on what is an amazing, award winning and thoroughly rewarding Program.

Key responsibilities applicable to this role incude:

  • Monitor multiple contracts and associated contractors' mechanical field activities for adherence to Contract requirements i.e. scope of work, procedures, health and safety, KPI’s, costs, schedule, installation, testing and commissioning activities, including but not limited to the following systems; Conveyancing, Air-conditioning, Plumbing, Sanitary, Fire Protection, Cooling, Ventilation, BMS and Safety regulations.

  • Implement and adhere with the QA/QC Program, safety guidelines, and specification during the work activities. Provide guidance to contractors regarding schedule, procedures, scope of work and other information requirements,

  • Plan and organize monitoring of contractor's activities, Review activities of subordinates to ensure field operations are adequately monitored and all necessary tests and inspections are conducted.

  • Develop a close working relationship with contractor. Provide technical guidance in interpretation of the Contract documents and specifications. Review job plans, methods, equipment, staffing and productivity and detect potential problems in conforming to established schedules or specifications, Review problems with contractor to determine whether actions proposed are adequate for resolution.

  • Review technical material submittals, shop drawings and as-built drawings submitted by contractor for compliance with Contract requirements. Obtain engineering review and approval. Identify and report on discrepancies in original design or in contract documents which necessitate contract modifications, Review submitted construction, quality assurance and other procedures, and obtain necessary approvals.

  • Coordinate with other departments and third parties to obtain required support and / or approvals. Coordinate interfaces between contractors and project management staff where project impacts on other projects. Resolve conflicts in schedules and coordinate tie-ins of facilities where applicable.

  • Recommend approval of schedule changes in sequence of construction activities where required.

  • Compile technical data to prepare weekly and monthly reports on project progress, cost and quality control. Conduct or direct fact-finding investigations and advise SRCM of problems in meeting schedules or specifications.

  • Assist SRCM in administration functions and initiate correspondence to contractors and other departments for SRCM's signature.

  • Review and verify that items submitted for billing on Work Estimates are justified and confirm actual performance. Determine percentage of work completed and recommend payment of Work Estimates as appropriate. Advise contractor when not acceptable or of necessary corrective action or additional documentation required.

  • Assist in coordinating the compilation of relevant documentation and the determination of actual events and situations causing contract delays and/or claims and in evaluating validity of claims.

Qualifications and Experience required for this role:

  • Bachelors’ degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Minimum 8 years of practical experience with solid site inspection and construction management skills.

  • Excellent understanding of Mechanical Engineering design and system principles.

  • Knowledge of international building code (IBC) and Uniform Building Code (UBC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and ASHRAE.

  • Desired project type experience; buildings and infrastructure.

  • At least 3 years Middle East work experience is required.

  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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