Senior Landscape Engineer – Parsons International Limited
Senior Landscape 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.
Reviews the design and specification of all external finishes, level changes, walls, minor structures, drainage, water features, plant materials, planting medium, preparation of the site, contours & grading and control of all horticultural practices for installation works.
Reviews all construction documentation pertaining to the works including shop drawings, design proposals, material submittals, materials inspections.
Assists the site QA/QC team to ensure the quality KPI’s are met and that the contractor understands quality requirements.
Reviews and monitors the construction programme, reports on daily, weekly, monthly progress against the programme.
Monitors the Contractor’s safety performance and liaises closely with the HSE manager, the Project Director and the Contractor to ensure safety KPI’s are met.
Supervises the installation of the contract works on site, and reports on site works, progress, changes etc.
Reviews and Monitors the procurement plan and reports on procurement progress/issues.
Attends, reviews and approves all site inspections for completed work elements.
Administers the contract to ensure the works are carried out as per contract specifications.
Actively contributes to risk analysis and mitigation plans.
Works closely with the cost manager to verify progress of the works against progress payments.
Records daily progress with site photos/daily diary. Prepares progress reports for Project Director and weekly progress meetings.
Attends factory visits/tests where required to inspect/approve materials.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
|Job Location:||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Company Industry:||Consulting Services; Architecture; Construction/Civil Engineering|
|Career Level:||Mid Career|