Senior Planning Engineer, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Location: DC Abu Dhabi, UAE

Available:  Sept / Oct 2017

Project:  Highways & Road

Job Description

Responsible for providing the complete planning, budget development, schedule monitoring and cost control for the DORSCH project. (Highway & Roads Project)


  • Prepare and develop the master schedule for construction projects.
  • Prepare and develop the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) for each project.
  • Review, check and evaluate the Contractors time schedule of works
  • Review and approval of the submitted work program by the contractor and he will monitor the work progress during the construction and reports to the Management
  • Prepare and maintain monthly cash flow for various programs.
  • Forecast cost to complete for all contracts on a monthly base.
  • Coordinate and collect information from third party consultants and contractors to prepare weekly and monthly reports.
  • Participate in detailed review of contractor’s estimates as to budget and schedule.
  • Participate in regional project reviews. Support project team in claims avoidance and claims management.
  • Prepare staffing and resource reports. 

Application Requirements 

  • Degree M.Sc or B.Sc in related Degree (Preferably in Civil / Architecture / Construction Management)
  • A minimum of 12+ years’ work experience in planning and scheduling and minimum 5 years in related experience
  • Strong knowledge in contracts for design and construction specifically FIDIC, Design and Build.
  • Experience in Arbitration, Construction Claims assessment and mitigation is advantageous.

Licenses and Certificates

  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) & Project Scheduling Professional (PSP) will be preferred.
  • Certificate in Primavera Enterprise P6 or P7

How to apply?

Please email your CV to careers(at)dorsch(dot)com in Word document or PDF file (including a recent photograph, your current salary package and/or desired salary); specifying the position you are applying for in the subject line.

All applications will be treated confidentially and only short listed candidates will be invited for an interview.