Parsons Corporation Materials Engineer in United Arab Emirates

Materials Engineer


United Arab Emirates

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Materials Engineer - 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.


Materials Engineer is assigned to coordinate the work and record keeping of the materials testing laboratory and is responsible to the ITS Engineer or Resident Engineer.


  • Fieldtesting set-up, organization, maintenance and operation.

  • Supervisionof staff assistants performing sampling of materials, and coordination with thetesting laboratory.

  • Participatein sampling, monitor testing, record keeping and reporting in accordance with:

-Employer’s Policy and Procedures Directives.

-Materials Testing Manual

-Standard Methods of Sampling and Testing

-Construction Supervision Manual

-Project Plans and Specifications

-Construction Supervision Directives

  • Copyall test results to the ITS Engineer/ Resident Engineer and the Contractor

  • Reportany failing or “borderline” test results immediately to the ITS Engineer/Resident Engineer. Monitor and documentthe remedial action taken to meet Specifications.

  • Coordinatewith the Inspector in charge of the work to confirm approval of the work fortesting and discuss areas of concern.

  • Coordinatewith the contractor on work priorities and schedules.

  • Performsampling and testing as quickly and efficient as possible to avoid undue delayto the Contractor’s operations.

  • Performregular checks of material delivered to the project for conformance with theapproved source or supplier.

  • Maintainneat accurate records.

  • Monitorthe frequency and number of tests required for every operation.


4-year degree in construction-related field (or equivalent construction-related work experience), as well as a minimum of 8 years experience in field construction is required. Experience as a Construction Material Coordinator on a large civil/structural and/or industrial construction project is preferred.


Requires a working knowledge of construction-related processes, as well as a familiarity with industry practices. Proficient PC skills including a familiarity with various software used for inventory control, such as Document and Materials Controls System (DMCS), are also required.

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.