Parsons Corporation ITS Resident Engineer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

ITS Resident Engineer


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

The Resident Engineer(RE) for ATMS Contract package shall be responsible to ensure that the Contractor carries out the Advanced Traffic Management System contract works as per the Contract specifications and drawings and as per latest industry standards in ATMS technologies.

The RE is responsible for the activities and efficiency of staff for the satisfactory execution of the work under their supervision. Has the responsibility to build and maintain an organization that can effectively provide the necessary supervision, testing and inspection to ensure the project is constructed according to the contract drawings, specifications and documents. The Resident Engineer should familiarize rapidly with the drawings, specifications, and amendments to effectively administer the work. Resident Engineer reports to the Project Director.

Some of the principal responsibilities of the Resident Engineer are:

  • Ensure theContractor’s compliance with the Contract Documents.

  • Review,update, monitor and report on the Contractor’s work schedules, CPM-chart andCash Flow Status in accordance with RTA’s EPMO and AGF standards. MonitorContractor’s work progress as per contract mile stones and review mitigationsin case of delays.

  • Ensure allworkmanship and materials are inspected and inspections are arranged.

  • Coordinatethe supply of vertical and horizontal controls for the Contractor.

  • ResidentEngineer is responsible for the Contract and shall not relieve the Contractorof his responsibilities without Client’s authorization.

  • Ensure Coordinationis achieved by the ATMS Contractor with other field system Contractors.

  • Ensure allfile records on designated forms are maintained. These records include all reports on workforce, equipment, progress, safety, testing, inspections, etc.

  • Review andapprove the Contractor’s shop drawings, Test Procedures for FAT, SAT andIntegration testing with support from ITS engineers.

  • Ensure allsystems and equipment hardware, software testing is conducted according to the requirementsin the Contract Documents and Standard Specifications.

  • ResidentEngineer is responsible for the final materials submittals and review, whichshall be forwarded to RTA ITS with recommendations for final approval.

  • Check andcertify progress payments to the Contractor.

  • Checkpersonnel, equipment and material costs for all Variation Orders and ChangeOrders required under the terms of the Contract.

  • Reviewrequests for additional compensation and time extensions.

  • PrepareChange Orders for all ‘Additional’ and ‘New’ works.

  • Preparationof the Monthly Report.

  • Ensure SiteSafety Monitoring wherein the monitoring activities, meetings, reviews, safetyviolations, rectification measures, and accident reports are included in theMonthly Progress Report.

  • Whennecessary, determine proper costs of additions or credits due to the Client andrecommend appropriate action.

  • Inspectsafety conditions and inform the Contractor of construction safety violationsand follow up action to be taken.

  • Attend allmeetings and prepare written minutes for distribution.

  • Reviewcorrespondence and prepare responses to Client and to Contractor as well asother stakeholders.

  • Ensurethat the team provides all photographs before, during, and after constructionnecessary to provide adequate documentation of changes in installationlocations for the hardware part of the works.

  • Approveall restoration or final clean-up work.

  • Review andmake recommendations on Contractor’s claims.

  • Coordinationwith other Contractors, Client and Agencies.

  • Provide a“punch list” and final inspection.

  • Check andapprove “as-built” drawings submitted by the Contractor and maintain a statuslog.

  • Check andapprove the final quantities submitted by the Contractor.

  • Check andapprove the final payment certificate submitted by the Contractor.

  • Ensure alltraining programs are arranged by the ATMS Contractor for Client’s staff atall levels.

  • Ensure contractorprepares Operations staff migration from old TMC to the new TMC.

The Resident Engineer should select competent Assistants and delegate authority to them. Should also promote training programs to increase the knowledge of the other project personnel.

Qualifications| Required Experience.

The Candidate for the Resident Engineer’s position shall have as a minimum Bachelor’s degree in Electronics/ electrical Engineering. Previous experience of working on large citywide/statewide Advanced Traffic Management Systems or similar systems. Shall also have the project management experience and shall be familiar with the FIDIC contract conditions. Have a minimum 15 years of post-graduation experience. Software and hardware related certifications from Microsoft/ Cisco. Deep understanding of latest technologies in Advanced Traffic Management Systems, including hardware, software, GIS Maps, Mobile applications, Fault and Asset management systems, SDLC, Software Development processes, system Architecture, GUI display configurations, Data fusion, software integration, interface control documents, APIs, networks, operating systems, databases, applications, software testing and commissioning, etc.

The candidate must demonstrate strong communications and analytical skills and the ability to pay careful attention to details and must have the capacity to work well in groups and a willingness to understand the various roles played by construction supervision and contractor team members.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards 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 applicable laws.