PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER – COST Job in Dubai, UAE at Parsons International Limited

Job Description

Job Description:

Do you want to be part of a great team working on some of the world’s greatest engineering and construction projects with the latest software? Parsons is currently seeking a project control engineer/specialist to contribute expertise in project controls, scheduling, and earned value management. At this level, the Project Control Engineer/Specialist has sufficient training, technical expertise to work mostly independently on assigned projects.  Some rotational experience may be through the Estimating, Cost Engineering, and Planning/Scheduling cost centers. 

Job Description:

  • Set up baseline budget (resource/revenue/cost) with appropriate WBS (Work Breakdown Structure) interfacing with various disciplines and in coordination with Project Manager and Scheduler.
  • Analyze, evaluate, forecast and report resource/revenue/cost status against the established baseline.
  • Prepare/update various weekly and monthly resource/revenue/cost tracking reports and submit them in a timely manner.
  • Establish resource/revenue/cost projections for the entire project duration on monthly/yearly intervals in coordination with Project Managers.
  • Perform variance analysis for resource/revenue/cost against the approved projections and initiate/recommend corrective actions
  • Accumulate and access historical data, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.
  • Monitor and track project progress and perform Earned Value Analysis.
  • Coordinate with Legal/Finance/Commercial teams as appropriate
  • Customize project control systems.
  • Interface with clients and attend regular meetings as appropriate


Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 7+ years of related work experience.
  • Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field
  • Proficient PC skills including proficiency in Microsoft Excel and various Project Controls software and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Familiarity with industry practices
  • Work experience with Multinational Engineering Consultant is an advantage
  • Basic Knowledge of scheduling principles
  • Hands on scheduling experience (P6) is an advantage
  • Working knowledge of PowerB1 is an advantage

Job Details

Job Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Company Industry
General Engineering Consultancy

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role

Employment Type

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Mid Career

Residence Location
United Arab Emirates

About Company

Company: Parsons International Limited

Company Location:  Dubai, UAE

Job Category: General Engineering Consultancy

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