Senior Planning Engineer

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Project/Program Management/Management

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Senior Planning Engineer to join our team! In this role you will get to performs various assignments requiring conventional planning expertise, but typically include complexities such as conflicting planning requirements and/or difficult coordination requirements.

 

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Provides direct support to Project Manager / Planning Manager in staff development, quality control, project control.
  • Plans, directs, and supervises urban/environmental/landscape planning of a large project in scope and complexity.
  • Engages services and manages outside consultants when warranted.
  • Reviews and evaluates project planning and recommends changes to overall project plan as appropriate.
  • Preparation of complete reporting to the client; daily, weekly and monthly.
  • Review all the submitted reports by the Contractors.
  • Support in all changes to the scope and variation work requested by the Client or the Contractor.
  • Support planning function during various stages of construction (tender, Design, Construction, T&C, Handover) for multiple projects.
  • Working in multi-project environment.
  • Review Primavera programs, prepare detailed reports explaining the findings within stipulated timeframe.
  • Review requests for Extension of Time submissions within stipulated timeframe.
  • Understands and applies engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships. 
  • Develops and maintains less complex critical path logic networks and bar charts utilizing information from more complex detailed programme and site conditions.
  • Monitor and report site progress.
  • Prepare and manage ‘Progress Measurement System’ in MS Excel to measure project progress.
  • Prepare letters, reports & presentations in coordination with the management.
  • Attend, manage meetings, prepare meeting minutes.
  • Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts current status against an established baseline schedule. 
  • Assesses the impact(s) of design or construction changes and schedule slippages.
  • Reports schedule status to all levels of project and Company management as well as to the Client.
  • Implements and maintains an Earned Value Management System on the project.
  • Analyzes cost and schedule performance indicators (CPI and SPI).
  • Prepares and maintains project forecasts and status updates. 
  • Provides assessment with corrective action recommendations to management.
  • Prepares reports as needed.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate

 

What Required Skills You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and typically 12+ years of related work experience in planning and scheduling both engineering and construction activities
  • Qatar MMUP / UPDA approval
  • Experience on design and construction of large infrastructure projects including landscape work.
  • Exposure on and knowledge about Extension of Time claims/reviews
  • Proficiency in scheduling software including Primavera P6.2, Claim Digger, schedule Analyser and other presentation software like MS office, Visio, Crystal Reports, etc.
  • Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations.

 

What Desired Skills You'll Bring:

  • Knowledge of current technology and its effective use on the project.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

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.

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We’re committed to delivering innovative infrastructure, defense and security solutions to enable a sustainable, safer, smarter and more connected world.

ABOUT US

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.

PARSONS IN CANADA

Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

Career Development

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We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

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At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.

Health

Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

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