Parsons Corporation Senior Quantity Surveyor in Kuwait

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location:

Kuwait

Requisition #:

49981

Post Date:

Kuwait

Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.

DUTIES ANDRESPONSIBILITIES

The Senior Quantity Surveyor shall be responsible for all QS and contractual matters related to the execution of the construction contract including but not limited to payment certificates, claims, variation orders, etc.

Provide assistance to the team during negotiations, arbitration or any other forms of dispute resolution.

Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project control problems. Interface with clients, attend regular meetings, and give statistical reports.

Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts current status against an established baseline schedule.

Assesses the impact(s) of design or construction changes and schedule slippages.

Reports status of schedule to appropriate project and company management as well to the client.

Understands and applies engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships. Develops and maintains critical path logic networks and bar charts utilizing this information.

Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements.

Accumulates historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.

May supervise and provide performance reviews for one or more lower-level Project Control Engineer/Specialists and/or support personnel.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

EXPERIENCEAND QUALIFICATIONS

Degree in Quantity Surveying from an accredited internationally recognized university and must be qualified and chartered (QS) by a recognized international body such as Chartered Institute of Buildings (CIOB) and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) or as approved by the Engineer.

Candidate must have a minimum of 20 years experience in dealing with major highway construction projects. Experience in claims / arbitration procedures and methods are a requirement.

Candidates must be proficient in English both written and oral. Arabic language communication skills would be a plus.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.