Chief Surveyor – Marine

Engineering & Maintenance Full Time
  • Engineering & Maintenance
  • Full Time
  • Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
  • Attractive Salary AED / Month
  • Salary: Attractive Salary
  • Minimum of 12-15 years of related work experience in a Marine Engineering/Construction environment in the MENA Region.

Website Parsons

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Chief Surveyor – Marine

Job Description:

Chief Surveyor – Marine

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented Chief Surveyor – Marine to join our team! In this role you will get to work on a construction supervision team responsible to supervise a dredging, reclamation, and ground improvement contractor on a high profile project in Abu Dhabi.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Responsible to carry out the marine field surveys in tandem with a team, and dredging/reclamation contractor.
  • Responsible to conduct field operations/surveys on land and on marine vessels.
  • Responsible to witness contractor performing surveys, logging the information and verifying the installed quantities in coordination with the contractor, employer and quantity surveyors on the team.
  • Responsible to identify the client’s priority zones on the critical path and update progress reports daily. Must maintain Daily Log of all Activities.
  • Troubleshoot challenges with the Contractor and other Consultants in order to achieve measurable success.
  • Liaise with other agencies (Consultants/Contractors/ Relevant Authorities) to coordinate the survey work.
  • Prepare neat sketches to support the field work.
  • Preserve all the survey information (field books, sketches & calculations).
  • Complete all surveying assignments on schedule and within man-hour and cost budgets.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelors Degree or Diploma in Hydrographic Surveying / Field Surveying / Engineering.
  • Minimum of 12-15 years of related work experience in a Marine Engineering/Construction environment in the MENA Region.
  • Ability to communicate in English with a high proficiency both written and spoken.
  • Prior Experience on a Construction Supervision Consultant Team or Project Management Consultant Team.
  • Software Skills: Proficiency in Civil3D, AutoCAD, GPS and Office 365.

What Desired Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Proactive mentality to seek out challenges and push progress.
  • High Safety Standards to promote workplace HSE Culture.
  • Highly Advanced Personal Organizational Skills / Self-starter
  • Intermediate Leadership/Managerial Skills (Working with Survey team).
  • Software Skills: Proficiency in MBES (Multibeam Echo Sound) Software (Hydrographic Survey software) and Single Beam.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

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