Professional Chartered Civil Highway Design Engineer at Parsons International Limited – Al Kuwait

Job Description:Ready to lead a team that tackles infrastructure challenges? Want to take your Engineering expertise to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community? Parsons is now hiring a Principal Civil/Highway Engineer with a desire to work on infrastructure projects that change the fabric of our community. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Principal Engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills. In this role you will manage, review, plan and design highway and roads facilities including utilities, drainage, signage, signals, and more. The successful candidate analyzes proposed projects to ensure reliability, resource efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Performs a variety of engineering duties and may identify as sub-disciplines of Civil Engineering such as: geotechnical, municipal/urban, water resources, materials and/or coastal engineering. Responsible for the development of engineering computations, material quantity take-offs, estimates, surveys and designs. Ability to review current specifications and manuals and propose improvements to best practices. 
Responsibilities:May function as discipline Project Engineer on medium to large projects, assuming responsibility for the work of the group.May plan, direct, and supervise the work of a major engineering unit or project requiring a largescale expenditure of manpower and financial investment.Leads other Engineers and design personnel in technical excellence and growth in the Quality Improvement Process.Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses.Ensures compliance of design with all applicable codes and regulations, providing the seal and signature of the professional engineer when required by statute or contract. Prepares material/equipment specifications and purchase requisitions; reviews supplier data; witnesses shop tests, assists with assessing sup plier manufacturing capabilities.Develops operation and maintenance plans; develops standard operating procedures; prepares O & M manuals and may conduct onsite training of personnel.Conducts surveys, studies, and site investigations. Performs reliability, availability, maintenance (RAM) and safety analyses.Maintains affiliation with professional societies to keep abreast of current technologies.Helps determine budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule. May assist with other administrative and technical duties.Recommends and prepares technical papers.Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.   

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