Parsons Corporation Senior Resident Engineer in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Senior Resident Engineer


Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Senior Resident Engineer (Infrastructure)

Dubai, UAE

Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait.Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides the required leadership to the team, establishes the appropriate organization and assigns work tasks for the proper execution of the work.

  • Plans, organizes, and ensures adequate staffing, execution, and monitoring of all field engineering activities and related support operations.

  • Provides guidance regarding scope of work, schedules, procedures, field construction problems, and other technical information. Determines staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule.

  • Establishes, monitors, and maintains construction engineering quality control in the field.

  • Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.

  • Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.

  • Establishes and maintains a close working relationship with project design engineering, client representatives, and contractors.

  • Maintains project control documentation, design drawings and specifications, back-charge documents, change orders, etc.

  • Reviews material submittals, recommends approval, forwards to the Client for final approval and follows-up with the Client, as applicable.

  • Monitors contractor performance pertaining to schedule and conformance to plans and specifications. Performs technical reviews and evaluations.

  • Conducts performance evaluations for assigned personnel.

  • Reviews contract programs and assessment of progress.

  • Frequently interfaces with upper-level management and client personnel. Keeps them informed of the progress and relay potential problem that may affect the project so a prompt action can be made.

  • Prepares technical reports and conduct high quality presentations.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • Degree in Civil Engineering.

  • Registered Professional Engineer is preferred.

  • Minimum 25 years of experience with increasingly responsible positions in construction supervision. Recent Dubai experience is a must.

  • Knowledge of contract language, standard contract conditions such as FIDIC.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction-related processes and working knowledge of the industry practices.

  • Ability to work independently and manage an entire project team. Proven leadership capability is required.

  • Safety awareness and training.

  • Proficiency in the use of computers, office and communication software.

  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written.

Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

All across the world, at every time of day, Parsons is keeping people moving toward a brighter, safer world. For more about Parsons, please visit at .

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

Parsons is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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 all applicable laws.