Senior Project Controls Engineer Job in Abu Dhabi, UAE at Parsons International Limited

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Senior Project Controls Engineer
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.


Parsons provides project management, design and technical advice to a design and build contractor for construction 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.



Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems. Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports.
Provides project and company management with the necessary tools for project cost control. May participate in the development of the work breakdown structure, interfacing with all affected departments.
Accumulates and accesses historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.
Assesses the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages. Develops or maintains an established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules; keeps project and company management fully informed.
Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline.
At least 10 years of relevant experience in large-scale urban development, public realm and infrastructure projects.
Proven knowledge and experience using cost control software applications, Earned Value Methodology, cost controls, forecasting, trends analysis, and related cost / budget experience.
Preferably with significant experience in UAE handling consultancy, project management, construction supervision contracts.
Proven accuracy, reliability and completeness in performance of duties.
Ability to interface with design, engineering, construction, contractor and client personnel.
Excellent written, oral communication skills, and presentation skills.

Job Details

Job Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Company Industry
Business Consultancy Services; Construction & Building; Civil Engineering

Company Type
Employer (Private Sector)

Job Role
Civil Engineering

Employment Type
Full Time Employee

Monthly Salary Range

Number of Vacancies

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Mid Career

Years of Experience
Min: 10 Max: 20

Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma


Degree in Civil Engineering

About Company

Company: Parsons International Limited

Company Location:  Abu Dhabi, UAE

Job Category: Business Consultancy Services; Construction & Building; Civil Engineering

About Parsons International Limited