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Parsons Corporation SCHEDULER in Jizan, Saudi Arabia

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

A brief summary of the responsibilities of the position:

Team member of the Engineering Department responsible for providing planning and scheduling activities to the Engineering Department assigned projects. Monitors and advises the Engineering Department on planning, scheduling and reporting matters – collecting, evaluating and forecasting data as requested for the Engineering.

List the major job functions of the position:

  • Develops and monitors Engineering Department project schedules, depicts the sequence of events, dependencies, and interfaces with other projects to clearly illustrate the strategy of the program to meet the requirements of the projects in design.

  • Develops major milestone scheduling activities from the project planning and monitors the operation of the work and the inter-relationship with milestones for design, engineering, and procurement.

  • Develops and monitors pre-award schedules and assists in “RFP” review and bid evaluations as required. Coordinates major milestone activities and established “major contract events” for incorporation in the RFP special conditions and pre-award reports.

  • Reviews analyze and recommend approval or disapproval disposition of contractor's detailed schedules, including manpower loading.

  • Summarizes approved contractor detailed schedules for incorporation in the Engineering Department, utilizing established procedures.

  • Analyzes inputs and identifies areas where requirements are not being met, bringing any scheduling problems to the attention of the Section Manager with proposed solutions. Identifies potential contract changes and develops appropriate logic schedules.

  • Deliver timely, accurate and sensitive project controls reports to facilitate a clear understanding of the performance of the project in relation to planned performance targets.

  • Develops trends and forecasts designs contract progress, relative to major milestone activities, and provides input to Monthly/Quarterly Progress Reports.

  • Utilizing information from the Engineering Department and contractor submittals prepares to schedule presentation materials as required by the Section Manager.

  • Reviews and assists in resolving and processing claims, back charges, invoices.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Section Manager/Supervisor.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

List the background experience required for the position:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field from a recognized university with a minimum of 8 years experience in projects scheduling and planning.

  • Experience with planning and scheduling of project activities particularly using computer-based scheduling software such as Primavera (Oracle’s Project Management Application), Microsoft Project or similar programs is required.

  • Expert knowledge in the use of Primavera P6, Microsoft Office products, including Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required.

  • Excellent command of oral and written English.

  • Demonstrated ability to function effectively in a team environment with colleagues and subordinates of multiple ethnicity and cultural backgrounds.

  • Experience of working in foreign countries, especially in the Middle East.

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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/LGBTQ+.

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