Parsons Corporation Senior Resident Construction Engineer, Electrical in Jazan, Saudi Arabia

Senior Resident Construction Engineer, Electrical


Jazan, Saudi Arabia

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Position Overview:

  • Field Senior Resident Construction Engineer Electrical position is construction management and application of electrical engineering expertise on electrical distribution and service utility systems for residential and building developments, or infrastructure and community construction projects.

  • Works with Senior Resident Construction Manager (SRCM) as Owner’s Representative responsible in monitoring and inspection of on-site electrical installation, testing and commissioning activities providing technical guidance to contractors, and utilizes his expertise to ensure contractors’ quality assurance and control as well as permanent works are constructed per the contract, in accordance with applicable codes, standards, approved drawings and specifications, budget and schedule.

  • Reports directly to the Senior Resident Construction Manager (SRCM) but shall receive daily administrative and technical direction in terms of project (s) objectives from the senior management of Construction dept. Including frequent Interfaces with other, End Users and Engineering Department staff. Daily contacts with Contractor’s on-site electrical and other divisions management staff.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with the senior resident construction manager (SRCM) and other project’s engineers.

  • Monitors construction contractors’ electrical installation and testing activities.

  • Witnesses electrical testing, pre-commissioning, commissioning, and start-up activities.

  • Reviews contractor-submitted shop drawings and as-built drawings, materials submittals, tie-in procedures, project schedules, and work permits and coordinates with the concerned departments for their comments.

  • Coordinates and organizes periodical and required meetings between the contractor and concerned departments to resolve interfacing problems during construction

  • conducts acceptance inspections and re-inspections of the completed permanent works thereafter, until all deficiencies are corrected and signed off by all

  • Reviews contractors’ invoices for completeness and correctness of installed quantities for the electrical portion of the permanent works.

  • Initiates and prepares for SRCM draft electrical related letters, memos or reports to contractors and other Departments.

  • Conducts periodical required meeting between the stockholders and the Contractor for project progress and to address any issues during project life cycle.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited recognized university with 12 years of experience in electrical engineering and construction subjects;

  • Medium Voltage (13.8 KV) and Low Voltage (120 V – 240V – 400V) electrical systems

  • Electrical power distribution systems

  • Building electrical power distribution systems and equipment

  • General electrical calculations and electrical theory

  • General load flows, calculations, basic relay and protection coordination

  • One-lines Pad mounted Transformers and Switches (or unit substations and RMUs)

  • Lighting systems – exterior and interior

  • Cabling

  • Coordination with other utilities and disciplines

  • Appropriate building electrical codes, construction methodology and requirements (NESC, NEC, IEC. IEEE or other related codes and standards).

  • AutoCAD is a benefit, but not a requirement

  • Must have or be able to obtain Saudi Driver’s License

  • Must be able to effectively communicate in both spoken and written English skills. Arabic language is plus

  • Knowledge of computers and basic software applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point).

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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.