Parsons Corporation Assistant Construction Manager - Landscape in Doha, Qatar
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Assistant Construction Manager - Landscape
You will be especially valued here because of your keen interest in market trends, latest developments, and everything connected to the big picture of our industry. Your broad perspective informs your decisions and will be a great asset in helping keep us on the fore. You are aware and involved, and the executive we are looking for. We look forward to your application.
Monitors the major field construction activities for assigned construction packages for compliance with schedule and works with contractors to develop mitigation measures to control schedule when slippage is determined.
Works with the construction supervision team to monitor the timely responses to RFIs, processing of change orders, and method statement approvals.
Maintains awareness of possible problem areas and works to implement preventative actions to manage meeting critical milestones for each phase of the project.
Supports monitoring and compliance of the Project Execution Plan, Health and Safety Plan, Quality Assurance/Quality Control Plan, and other approved documents by the construction contractor.
Prepares periodic reports summarizing progress of construction activities for Construction Manager.
Supports the Construction Manager in maintaining strong client and community relations.
Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the construction project.
Coordinates RFI responses, monitors change orders, and in conjunction with the Construction Manager makes recommendations for construction progress payments.
Performs other services in support of the Construction Manager
Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture/ Architectural Engineering/Civil Engineering.
Required Experience: 12+ years' experience on large landscape projects involving design and construction works with knowledge of codes, design & supervision of plant material, irrigation systems, outdoor lighting and hardscape/softscape features.
PMP certified and Qatar experience is preferred.
Ability to interpret complex contract documents including plans, specifications, and shop drawings.
Ability to make recommendations on engineering problems, and review drawings, specifications, and installations for constructability.
Experience in arid terrain and the suitability of plant material.
Experience in urban design & supervision including high-end commercial landscapes.
Experience in preparation of reports and submissions with conceptual elements.
Advanced proficiency in relevant software including Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office (Word,
Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and contemporary digital imagery software.
Demonstrated ability to collect data to brief Client on project issues and provide possible resolutions in addition to reviewing and drafting responses to correspondence.
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.