PARSONS

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PARSONS Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
Parsons is one of the world’s largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations - from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning.  Parsons has the people and power to move the world.     JOB OVERVIEW:   Completes a variety of cost control tasks for a number of running infrastructure and transportation projects, reporting to the Cost Control Lead. Develops and implements PRISM and project WBS, and coding structure, based on established progress/cost collection levels and reporting requirements  Develops job cost forecast and updates the system (PRISM) on monthly basis under guidance from the Project Manager and Cost Control Lead Reviews all hours and costs in PRISM on weekly basis and notifies the Project Manager in case of any incorrect entries (time charges / costs). Determines the basis of progress measurement and routinely measures, validates and reports project progress utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM) techniques Analyzes project performance and makes recommendations in respect of (mitigation or improvements to) the same Prepares the Project Controls Statement (PCS) in conjunction with the Project Manager for his/her approval Prepares invoices after liaising with the Contracts Manager and Project Manager.  Supports accounts receivable as required during the billing processing.  Monitors billing status and unbilled issues, working with Finance, Contracts, Accounting and Project Managers to resolve issues in a timely manner Assists in various financial aspects of sub-contracts and vendors, including payments and variations Prepares monthly cash flow statement and cash receipts. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.           REQUIREMENTS:   Degree in Engineering, Accounting, Economics, Finance or equivalent discipline. At least 2 years of work experience in the field of cost control or project control. Must have a related work experience in an engineering, or construction firm in UAE or Middle East region. Adept in using MS Word, MS Excel, spreadsheets, and other related computer applications and databases. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Can communicate amiably & effectively with people at all levels and establish productive working relationships.
PARSONS South Jordan, UT, United States
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
Parsons has an immediate opening in our  Salt Lake City ( South Jordan ) office for an  Associate Civil Engineer to perform a wide  variety of civil engineering duties focused primarily with  hydrology & drainage design engineering  for  road & highway projects in Utah . The Engineer at this level is in a developmental mode, being trained under close supervision in the utilization of engineering theories and practices, and gaining exposure to Company procedures. Assignment may be to a structured rotational program which would include experience in Project Controls, Procurement, and Construction Management, as well as through several disciplines in Engineering including Drainage. Some assignments involve CAE (computer aided engineering)/CAD (computer aided design) applications. Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier, client, or construction site locations is expected.    RESPONSIBILITIES:   Performs various engineering and design assignments for  hydrology & drainage and associated   calculations ,  requiring the application of basic principles and fundamental theories studied in a four-year university engineering program, and available data. Prepares or assists in preparing fundamental engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs.  Assists in the preparation of detailed requisitions for material purchase, services, and subcontracts.  Under the guidance of a more senior engineer, assists in reviewing supplier drawing submittals and technical bid analyses.  Assists in the preparation and issuance of specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.  Provides input to CAD Designer/Drafters working on the same project.  Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.     Requirements : 4-year degree in Civil Engineering (or related field) and 0-3 years of related work experience. Some classwork or internship or professional work with hydrology and drainage systems is highly desirable.  Skills :   Requires basic engineering knowledge in Civil Engineering or a related field. Familiarity with  Autocad Civil 3D or Microstation  and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering is also required.    
PARSONS Doha, Qatar
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
 We are currently looking for a Planning & Scheduling Specialist for our metro project in Doha, Qatar   Review the Contractor’s Project Controls Plan for compliance against the Client’s Company Management System (CMS) - Project Controls and Reporting Plan. Review the Contractor’s time programme(s) for completion of the works and report to the Senior Planner whether the submissions are fit for purpose, or make recommendations for improvement. Report to the Senior Planner in a timely manner, any potential or actual delays / bottlenecks / problems which may affect the overall completion and provide recommendations for suitable mitigation measures. Adhere to the applicable legislation and statutory requirements, as well as any customer specific requirements Review on a monthly basis, or whenever requested, the progress of the Contractor, evaluate the percentage complete of each activity as indicated in the Contractor’s Schedule and review such percentage with the Contractor. Carries out the Consultant Services required for this position and deemed to represent the minimum acceptable qualifications for the Services Prepare comprehensive Primavera Project P6 based Schedule, Resource and cost loaded CPM, Master Schedule Monthly update, or as required by the Client, of the Master Target Schedule, after its approval Produce and submit for Client’s review, a summary level Bar Chart/Report. Reviews documents to verify compliance with codes and standards, regulations and regulatory commitments. Report to Project Controls Manager when required Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate Create and promote  a continuous improvement approach on his work Assesses critical points in the Project Time Schedule and the consequences in case of delays, changes, claims, etc Contacts PMCS’s Senior Planner with regard to clarifications associated with aspects having an impact. Deliver high quality, safe and reliable services Create and promote  a continuous improvement approach on his work Ensure that the Contractor provides, maintains and updates progress schedules reflecting the full scope of the work in the form of activities, milestones and relationships between activities/milestones and which clearly identify the critical paths(s) necessary to meet the schedule requirements. Review on a monthly basis, or whenever requested, the progress of the MSI Contractor, evaluate the percentage complete in each activity as indicated in the MSI Contractor’s Schedule and review such percentage with the Senior Planner   Technical Diploma Has total experience of more than 10 years Has similar experience of at least 5 years Demonstrate extensive experience in a similar role on a comparable international transit system. Can undertake complex technical support tasks with limited supervision such as drafting, graphic design, engineering support, site inspections, IT network administration, document control, KPI computation.  
PARSONS Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Kuwait.  Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.   OPPORTUNITY:   Parsons is seeking an experienced Proposal Manager to manage and produce creative and compelling world-class proposals for large scale project awards ($100M+). The position requires the ability to meet deadlines, ascertain and develop critical win components, organize and coordinate complex responses, competently edit and tailor compelling proposal content, and manage proposal production for submittals. Outstanding ability to work with people at all levels, strong writing/editorial skills, energetic self-starter attitude, and organizational skills will be keys to the success of this position.   JOB OVERVIEW: Implements Parsons’ proposal processes. Educates proposal teams on the use of these processes on efforts. Coordinates with capture or project managers to communicate and produce accurate capture, proposal and strategy intelligence to the proposal team. Provides “hands-on” proposal process support and expertise during the entire proposal process (including production), and works with assigned authors and contributors to develop fully compliant and responsive proposal content. Understands and communicates opportunity and solicitation-related business and technical requirements/information. Effectively deals with people at all levels. Works efficiently and professionally on a senior level capacity. Accomplishes tasks with significant enthusiasm and initiative. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English, Journalism or related discipline. Preferably with related Master’s degree.   At least 10 years of proposal management experience for engineering/architecture and/or construction management firms. Preferably with significant experience in UAE or Middle East. Successful track record of producing winning proposals, preferably with multi-volume submittals. Thorough understanding of proposal pricing strategy and contract terminology and negotiation. Excellent writing and editorial skills, communication and organizational skills and self-starter attitude. Adept in utilizing MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Must be able to work extensive hours to meet deadlines and travel, when required.