Parsons Corporation Jobs

Mobile Parsons Logo

Job Information

Parsons Corporation Planning Engineer (Infra - Tunnel and Bridges) in United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

Planning Engineer (Infra - Tunnels and Bridges)

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Planning Engineer (Infra - Tunnels and Bridges) to join our team! In this role, you will be responsible for performing planning/scheduling activities related to infrastructure projects .

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Review and convey the Engineer’s consent to the Contractors’ Baseline schedule of works in line with Contract conditions, and using Parsons Recommended Practices

  • Validation of compatibility of project resources for timely completion of the project.

  • Develop a Master Schedule integrating multiple packages considering their interdependencies to identify and reflect the impact of one schedule/project on others.

  • Evaluate & verify the planning and scheduling information from the updated / progress schedules. Identify the potential areas of delay/slippage, highlight the critical events & suggest mitigation measures / corrective actions.

  • Exercise “What if” analysis to assess the time impact of each change, variation, and potential event at an early stage and provide alternative courses of action & advice before issuing instructions to contractors.

  • Prepare regular progress reports / monthly reports with program analysis and recommendations, addressing program issues to ensure timely project completion, and preparing presentations regarding the work's progress concerning interim and major milestones.

  • Detailed assessment of the claims including Extension of Time, Disruption, etc. using leading delay analysis methodologies including time impact analysis & window analysis with the strong skill to demonstrate the contractor’s concurrent delay.

  • Discuss, coordinate, and resolve the planning and scheduling problems with the contractor and the Employer.

  • Coordination with the Client to finalize the contractor’s programs, reports, and claims.

  • Attending various meetings including kick-off, technical, service coordination, progress review, etc. providing valuable inputs, and preparing concise & precise minutes of meetings.

  • Preparation of Trackers / Logs to monitor critical issues during the Design and Construction stages of the Project.

  • Agree on the progress measurement system (PMS) and key indicators with the consultants/contractors during the project for monitoring purposes.

  • Ability to communicate clearly to conduct presentations to management and interface effectively with a diverse group of professionals. Provide the reasoned & analytic response to the contractor notices and detailed particulars using programming data, sound construction practices, and contractual provisions.

  • Proper record keeping of project contemporary records.

  • Issue delay notices for the contractor’s culpable delay and/or slow performance letters recording areas where the contractor’s performance is behind the schedule.

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management from a recognized university/ institution.

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in planning and scheduling relevant infrastructure projects related to Tunnels and Bridges .

  • Proficiency in scheduling software, particularly Primavera P6.

  • Good written and oral communication skills in English.

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations.

  • Ability to use good judgment and work with others is required.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.About Us

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+.

For more about Parsons, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.