Parsons Corporation Resident Engineer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Resident Engineer


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Resident Engineer - Landscaping Irrigation

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.


Plans, schedules, supervises, and exercises administrative authority over all field engineering work. Controls field engineering activities, prepares construction and procurement schedules, conducts subcontract negotiations, and provides technical guidance to support construction operations in accordance with Company procedures and industry practices. Willingness to relocate to construction site locations is expected.


  • Review and maintain knowledge of Terms and Conditions of all contracts for which he is responsible.

  • Attend kick-off meetings and subsequent progress meetings with contractors and produce and distribute minutes of meetings.

  • Identify and resolve problem areas, particularly those that are likely to give rise to claims.

  • Act as the Engineer site representative.

  • Coordinate with Client and Contractor.

  • May have to manage more than one Contract.

  • Ability to mentor and motivate project teams.

  • Advise on contractual and construction matters.

  • Ensure completeness and validity of contractual requirements.

  • Ability to realize project requirements and deliver in accordance with company/client requirements and guidelines.

  • Ability to project plan and manage multiple tasks within a dynamic work environment.

  • Ability to oversee and manage all aspects of site construction activities including contractual related documentation.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Identify and prepare appropriate project solutions and options.

  • Review and prepare recommendations for contractor submissions such project schedule, resource planning, reports and presentations for client approval.

  • Provide support to ensure smooth execution of projects.

  • Perform duties in accordance with company’s highest quality expectations, health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Perform any other essential duties that immediate superior may assign from time to time.

  • Review the design developed by the contractor and ensure its adherence to the local and federal authorities. And liaise with local authorities as required.

  • Review and approval of various contractor’s submittal including, but not necessarily limited to, shop drawings, materials, inspection plans, test results, reports, etc.

  • Generally supervise, review, monitor and report on progress.

  • Convene and chair regular site meetings.

  • Ensure prompt exchange of correspondence and approvals.

  • Supervise Contractor’s works to achieve construction in accordance with the Contract Documents.

  • Adherence to Parsons SHE procedure and observe site safety practices.

  • Advise on contractor’s resource allocation.

  • Ensure correctness and completeness of ‘as-built’ drawings.Must comply with safety, health and risk management requirements.


  • The Resident Engineer must have a relevant degree from a recognized university and must have thoughtful knowledge and work experience of not less than 10 years in Execution of Landscape and Irrigation works, civil works, building works, infrastructure works Road works.

  • The Resident Engineer must have full and complete knowledge about Landscape and Irrigation works, civil works, road woks infrastructure in the Emirates of Dubai.

  • He must be able to take on the spot decisions and be able to deal with all Service Authorities.

  • Familiar with the DM General Conditions of Contract, Quality Assurance, Quantity Surveying, and Project Network Techniques (Primavera P3).

  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft Project and Primavera P3.

  • Confident in his own ability to control the Works.

  • Excellent written and communication skills (English), time management, and supervisory skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to prepare instructions, specifications, and reports and cost estimates.

  • Capacity to take decision.

  • Ability to liaise with DM and other infrastructure Authorities.

  • Experience in public sector projects is preferable

  • Fluent and accurate in written and spoken English

  • Ability to represent the company in meetings with client representatives and in accordance with company values.

  • Portfolio of built work which demonstrates technical capabilities and showing excellent site management skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Enthusiasm to contribute/participate in business development and growth.

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/LGBT.

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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.