PRISM/Cost Engineer in Yanbu at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

Ready to take your engineering and cost management experience to the next level to work on complex construction problems that will have a huge impact on the local community? Parsons is now hiring a PRISM/Cost Engineer to manage cost control for every phase of mission critical giga-projects. 

Parsons’ extensive experience in this field, combined with your technical experience, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance.  We need our Project Controls personnel to be versatile as well as have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills.   In this role you will develop, manage, and/or executes all phases of the project controls and cost analysis. You will utilize widely diversified knowledge of project controls activities, and software, and draw upon extensive experience and exposure to various types of projects and clients.     

Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance to project for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems. 
Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports. 
Use Ares PRISM software to analyze, evaluate, and forecast project costs, as well as performance against an established schedule with critical milestones. 
Assesses the cost impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages. 
Oversees the development and maintenance of the Ares PRISM cost management system to show the hierarchy of cost breakdown structures; and keep project and company management fully informed of project cost status.
Creates statistical reports for management on a recurring or one-of-a-kind basis.
May be required to make informal or formal presentations.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.  

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management (or related field)
10 years of related experience, including supervisory/managerial experience
Requires basic engineering knowledge in construction
Excellent PC skills including a proficiency in various Project Controls Software (Ares PRISM) and Microsoft Office Suite
Thorough knowledge of industry standard practices is required


Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.