Planning Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Qatar - Ar Rayyan, Doha

Job Summary

This position will be site based in charge of a package (project) responsible for providing planning and scheduling support and assistance to Project Managers and other Project team members.

Job Duties:

  • Understanding work scope, quantity and familiar with logical sequencing of construction disciplines;

  • Providing detailed review, analysis and monitoring of the procurement and construction programmes of the Contractor, Subcontractors and Utilities;

  • Working closely on a day to day basis with the planners of the contractor to monitor and/or amend the Contractor’s baseline programme of Work;

  • Providing progress reports, graphs and critical path analysis for the monthly and weekly progress reports to the Project Management Consultant (PMC);

  • Reporting to the Senior Resident Engineer any risks, opportunities and any mitigation strategies to maintain the project completion date;

  • Reviewing actual progress against the construction programme and prepare and report to the to the Senior Resident Engineer accordingly;

  • Attending site and convening workshops with the site supervision team as necessary to get snap-shots in time and keeping an update on actual progress on site;

  • Conducting independent site visits to evaluate the contractor’s site progress against his programme and reporting to the Senior Resident Engineer accordingly;

  • Providing support to the Senior Quantity Surveyor in understanding the programme risks and opportunities of potential additional works and variation proposals;

  • Maintaining records of monitoring of the programme to enable input and support to the Senior Resident Engineer and Senior Quantity Surveyor to evaluate any related Contractor claims and variations as considered necessary; and,

  • Providing assistance to the PMC during negotiations, arbitration, or any other forms of dispute resolution.

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 8+ years’ experience in the Planning / Project Controls field is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Qatar

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 229154BR

Clearance Required No

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.