AECOM Planning Engineer,Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Position Title Planning Engineer,Dubai

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Dubai

Job Summary

AECOM are looking for a Planning Engineer to undertake the tasks of planning and scheduling of all relevant works as defined by the client throughout the contract period. The Planning Engineer will be responsible to determine the timeframe of each of the work orders and prepare the pre-construction stage schedule for all the technical reports to be submitted to the client for approval.

Job Duties:

  • Review and comment on work programmes prepared by the contractor and report findings to the Resident Engineer.

  • Review and comment on other planning/progress related reports submitted by contractors with the consent of the RE.

  • Work with and assist the Resident Engineer in highlighting and effectively communicating any shortfall of the programme to the Client PM.

  • Monitor work programmes and status, ensuring progress reported is a true reflection of work achieved, and report areas of concern or particular progress to the RE.

  • Attend any relevant planning meetings with project managers and contractor.

  • Scrutinise in detail the contractor work programme in relation to logics, critical paths, floats and lags and make any necessary comments to the RE.

  • Work closely with contractor’s planning team to ensure that work programmes are in accordance with contractual requirements.

  • To ensure that the contractor’s schedule is prepared using the specified timeframe as indicted in the work order approved by the client.

  • To ensure that the Contractor’s CPM plan shall be drawn to a level of details sufficient to show clearly all salient features of the work order and the sequence of activities are clearly demonstrated.

  • To ensure that the Contractor’s schedule of the work order is submitted along with the salient information such as concise written description of the construction plan, cost and the required resources.

  • To assist the Resident Engineer in determining the Extension of Time claims by the Contractor.

  • To assist the Resident Engineer in the preparation of Bi Weekly and Monthly Progress Reports

  • To ensure the quality of the works during the construction stage by regular site visits and ensure compliance with drawings and specifications.

  • To participate in handing over of the work orders.

  • Assist the Resident Engineer in carrying out any correspondence needed with the client, the contractor and Government Departments (if needed).

Specific Skills Required:

  • Extensive experience in the construction field in UAE

  • High level of critical thinking skills.

  • High level of numerical skills.

  • Strong English communication skills.

  • Must have ability to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports etc

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+ years demonstrable experience in supervision of construction of roads, water, sewerage and drainage projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering

  • High competency / knowledge in Primavera, MS Project, FIDIC

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.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190850BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.