Planning Engineer

Company: Full Time Parsons Corporation
  • Location: Doha, Qatar View on Map
  • Date Posted: November 21, 2023
  • Salary: Negotiable

About the job


Perform developing, implementing, and maintaining scheduling and project control functions on a portfolio of projects.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in project planning, budgeting, cost phasing and control from the project initiation to close out phases, utilizing computer-based systems (Primavera Project Management ‘P6’ & Primavera Contract Management ‘Expedition’), within the framework of an integrated project services function for the effective management of a wide range of concurrent projects, to meet the business plan objectives.
  • Completed at least one project in the same role that is comparable in complexity and size to the project.
  • Using the latest version of Primavera Project Management (P6) and Primavera Web Scheduling software for monitoring and reviewing the baselines and updated project schedules and costs.
  • Ensuring the use of standardized forms and reports of Ashghal which are available in Primavera Contract Management (Expedition);
  • Reviewing contractor’s work program submissions including all narratives and supporting information and providing analysis and findings.
  • Verifying actual progress and comparing actual performances to original plans.
  • Monitoring, adjusting, and updating the cost plan and cash flows accordingly and consolidating these results in monthly reports.
  • Implements and maintains an Earned Value Management System on the project.

Education and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant Engineering discipline with certification in planning and scheduling of projects and in using Primavera applications (Primavera Project Management /P6 and Primavera Contract Management / Expedition) and Cost Engineering.
  • 10+ years of experience which should be in a similar role with an engineering consultancy, supervisor consultant, or project management consultancy.
  • Requires basic engineering knowledge in electrical, mechanical, civil, or a related field.
  • Proficient PC skills including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Primavera Project Management /P6 and Primavera Contract Management / Expedition
  • Must have a good command of English both written and spoken, and good communication and presentation skills.

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