Parsons Corporation Project Director in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Project Director

Location:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Requisition #:

49516

Post Date:

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Project Director - Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

We are currently looking to hire an experienced Project Director to lead and deliver on a major Intelligent Transportation System Project in Dubai.

The Project Director will report to the Engineer and will be responsible for multiple Contract Packages. He will co-ordinate with Client, Services Authorities, Resident Engineers and the Contractors to avoid any potential conflict between different Contract Packages. Responsible to co-ordinate with Resident Engineers and different Contract packages to minimize claims and disputes. He will provide additional counsel to the Resident Engineers to ensure efficient management of Contracts and will also ensure that uniform good engineering practices are adopted on all the Contracts. Attends all the important meetings along with the Resident Engineer.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide on-site leadership for project team by team building and motivating team members to meet project goals, adhering to their responsibilities and project milestones

  • Plan, direct, coordinate, and lead activities to ensure that goals, objectives and all elements of the project are accomplished within the prescribed project Charter.

  • Ensure co-ordination between the Contract Packages

  • Facilitate communications between the RE’s, Contractors Staff, Client Staff and Service Authorities

  • Take the lead with monthly reporting of the overall Project to the Client

  • Ensure that a uniform approach to supervision is adopted across the Contract Packages

  • Facilitate conflict resolution if it becomes necessary

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EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant Degree from a recognised University coupled with a minimum of15 years industry experience.

  • Proven experience as aProject Directorworking on at least 2 previous projects of similar nature in the same capacity.

  • Dubai experience preferred, regional experience minimum.

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

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.