Project Controls/Schedule Manager


228 days ago

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Project Controls / Schedule Manager

Dubai, UAE

Parsons' engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Position Overview:

The Project Control / Schedule Manager is responsible for managing the program-wide project control/ scheduling activities and maintaining the Program Master Schedule. He develops the capability and supervises the performance for all program planning / scheduling development, analysis, reporting and progress evaluation.

The position interfaces with the Client, Project Director, Senior Contract Manager, Construction Director, Resident Engineers, and functionally manages the Project Control Engineers and has an oversight of all scheduling activities.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance to project for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems.
  • Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports.
  • Manages a team of Project Control Engineers/Specialists who are qualified to analyze, evaluate, and forecast project costs, as well as performance against an established schedule with critical milestones.
  • Assesses the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.
  • Oversees the development and maintenance of an established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules; keeps project and company management fully informed.
  • Coordinates staffing requirements, assigns and supervises project work activities, and trains personnel.
  • Completes performance reviews and provides personnel development for the assigned employees.
  • Recommends and oversees the customization of project control systems to meet specific project requirements.
  • Assists in invoice verification for payment based on cost-loaded schedules, as required.
  • Assists in developing specific project codes of accounts and work breakdown structures, and recommends appropriate modifications and revisions for new work items assigned.
  • Supports/performs integration of scope, cost and schedule within the WBS and ensure mapping is accurate on an on-going basis.
  • Creates statistical reports for management on a recurring or one-of-a-kind basis.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from a recognized university.
  • 12 years of work experience in project control and scheduling of engineering and construction activities for large, prestigious buildings projects.
  • Licensed for QS or cot control: MRICS or CCP.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of Primavera P6.