Parsons Corporation SENIOR LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT - TSS in Jazan, Saudi Arabia
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We are looking for a Senior Landscape Architect - TSS for our project in Jazan.
You will be a Member of Technical Support Section of the Engineering Department professional staff supporting all JCPDI projects. Reports professionally to the Principal Supervising Architect/Landscape. Interfaces with project management staff, other Royal Commission Departments and contractors. Interfaces with other engineering disciplines, project staff, other RC/MSC departments , A/E representatives, and construction contractor representatives.
Perform landscape Architectural work to meet the overall city development program requirements and standards.
Review A/E contractor design drawings, specifications, and calculation submittals; and, coordinate the same with the work of other disciplines, all in accordance with the Royal Commission approved Guiding Engineering Manual (GEM), Guiding Procurement Construction Specifications (GPCS) and Typical Construction Design Details (TCDD).
Coordinate landscape Architectural/Engineering activities with those of other disciplines and the project management team within the Engineering Department , and also Royal Commission Departments as and where necessary.
Provide technical advice to other sections within the MSC and the Royal Commission.
Prepare proposals for design work including sketches and cost estimates for labor, equipment, and materials.
Process submittals/substitution requests during construction and address RFl's.
Prepare technical specifications, conceptual schemas and scope of work descriptions .
Prepare Request for Proposal (RFP) documents with design concepts.
Provide technical assistance during pre-bid conferences, proposal evaluations, and post-award or other contract conferences and value engineering.
Review vendor and shop drawings, and construction materials.
Perform field inspections and provide professional field support and construction troubleshooting as necessary during construction phases.
Assist in setting out Quality Control (QC) terms related to Landscape Architectural construction materials and their correct usage.
Prepare interface layouts and provide solutions for conflicts.
Prepare quality and presentation conscious technical correspondence, reports, and studies.
Bachelor's degree in Landscape Architecture (8 . Arch) or related field from a recognized University with a minimum of 12 years of professional experience within an Architectural field.
Previous experience of working in the Middle East and knowledge of Saudi building regulations and Codes will be considered an advantage .
Considerable knowledge of the practices and principles of design.
Must have sound overall experience in problem-solving field-based engineering and construction troubleshooting.
In-depth working knowledge of Landscape Architectural and International Building Codes including SBC and SASO.
Extensive experience with building use classifications and analysis for fire safety and life safety codes.
Extensive experience with building technology and materials.
Strong working experience of AutoCAD Revit. At a minimum, a Good Working knowledge of working in a BIM Environment (strong BIM Experience would be an advantage) with 30 modeling software is a plus.
Knowledge of computers and basic software applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
The ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written English is essential.
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.