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Construction Manager – Public Realm / Landscape Job in Abu Dhabi, UAE at Parsons International Limited

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Construction Manager – Public Realm / Landscape
Abu Dhabi, UAE

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.

OPPORTUNITY

The Construction Manager is responsible for exercising technical expertise in the construction engineering of a world class promenade with 65,000 sq meters of water front hard and soft landscaping. The primary feature of the project is the installation of a cycleway that provides cyclist circulation around the entirety of the islands. The design includes a public park with playgrounds, courts, water features and others.

JOB OVERVIEW

• Undertakes responsibility for overseeing the construction supervision activities of the design consultant and management of construction project.
• Serves as the onsite representative for the management and inspection of contractor construction activities, coordination of construction with operations and tenants, determination of appropriate contractor progress payments, processing and negotiation of changes to the work and claims, and control of contract documentation including submittal and letter processing, monitoring and reporting progress.
• Supervises construction staff.
• Coordinates among supervision consultant, contractors, design personnel, and others.
• Coordinates the resolution of construction problems.
• Participates in procurement / tender evaluations.
• Supervises the preparation of construction procedures.
• Performs additional duties as assigned.

Skills

• Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline.
• 10-15 years of relevant experience in construction supervision of waterfront, landscape, promenade, urban and public realm developments.
• Significant experience in UAE or GCC region in handling consultancy, project management, construction supervision contracts.
• Excellent written, oral communication skills, and presentation skills.

Job Details

Job Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Company Industry
Business Consultancy Services

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role
Civil Engineering

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range
Unspecified

Number of Vacancies
Unspecified

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Management

Years of Experience
Min: 10 Max: 20

Degree
Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma

About Company

Company: Parsons International Limited

Company Location:  Abu Dhabi, UAE

Job Category: Business Consultancy Services

About Parsons International Limited