Parsons Corporation Senior Engineer - Platform Screen Doors (Riyadh Metro Project) in Riyadh, United States

Senior Engineer - Platform Screen Doors (Riyadh Metro Project)


Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia

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Role Summary

We are currently looking for an experienced Platform Screen Doors Engineer (PSD) to support the PSD Resident Engineer during the Construction phase of a major rail project.

Reporting into the Resident Engineer - PSD, the Platform Screen Doors Inspector will be responsible with ensuring the Platform Screen Doors are installed, commissioned and tested in accordance with safety, quality, budget and schedule constraints. The chosen candidate will also be responsible for facilitating integration with interfacing sub-systems such as Rolling Stock, Stations and Signalling.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Interfacing withinternal and external (rolling stock, signaling, construction other) stakeholdersto resolve interface issues on site, in particular Civil, Track work andSystems

  • Monitoring the construction of the Platform Screen Doorsand ensuring their compliance to the client’s requirements and the agreedinstallation, commission and test procedures.

  • Reporting on progress,looking at potential commercial issues/claims and feeding information directlyto the Resident Engineer – PSD and Claims team to allow any such claims fromThe Contractor to be assessed appropriately.

  • Providing weekly and ad-hoc installation progress reportsand reports on any incidents/accident that occur on site

  • Supervising the DB contractors works inclusive ofinstallation testing prior to handover of the Platform Screen Door Systems tothe Testing Commissioning Team. Such supervision will include raising ofNon Conformance Reports, Ensuring the Contractor works in a safe and efficientmanner, and ensuring adherence of all Contractors staff to the approved design,installation and commissioning procedures.

  • Degree in Electrical or MechanicalEngineering or related discipline

  • 12 years experience on major railprojects

  • Demonstrable track record in the installation,delivery, testing and operation of Platform Screen Doors

  • Experience in managing PSD Installation worksto quality, budget and schedule requirements

  • Knowledge of international standardsapplicable to PSD

  • Familiar with railway operationalrequirements and rail safety

  • Goodknowledge of mechanical and electrical systems including system assurance,manufacturing and quality processes, health and safety

  • Fully conversant with all currentinstallation practices and health and safety legislation and standards

  • Must be used to working to and reportingagainst a contracted schedule

  • Must be able to work under pressure andmake on-site decisions to progress the works.

  • Excellent written and verbal English communicationsskills.

  • Desirable

  • Experience of working in the GCC

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