AECOM Senior Planning Engineer in Qatar, Qatar

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146746BR

Position Title Senior Planning Engineer

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country Qatar

State/Province/Region QA - Ad Dawhah

City Qatar

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

AECOM are currently seeking a Senior Planning Engineer to join our Qatar business.

The Senior Planning Engineer will support the Qatar business on major and complex projects within the region.

Duties will include

  • Undertaking full responsibility and tasks of the Planning & Scheduling and time claims evaluation

  • Able to form effective relationships with clients and gain their confidence

  • Able to act as a mentor/leader for more junior staff

  • Competent with all relevant AECOM systems and processes

  • Expert of all methods used for Time Claim evaluation

Minimum Requirements

The candidate should hold experience in the following:

  • Project deliverables

  • Construction Methodologies

  • Understanding the procedures and techniques utilized during construction

  • Resources Levelling, KPI’s and Performance Criteria

  • Project’s Time, Monitoring and Controlling

  • Contracts and Risk Management

  • Change and Claim Management.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 10 years experience in similar project specific role

  • 5 years Experience as a Senior Planner

  • Experience within the Middle East region (not essential but advantageous).

  • Extensive experience in Primavera programs is required

  • Professional membership in Commercial Management

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.