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Creation Date: 2014/03/04 08:02:27
Expiry Date: 2014/05/03
Ref. JB3023383

Parsons International Limited

Training Specialist
Parsons International Limited

Job Description

Project Overview:

Parsons has been contracted to develop a Training and Development Program for Princess University’s (PNU) Operations and Maintenance Department. The program will include development of both technical and management training courses. Our primary goals are to:

1. Provide training on policies, programs, and safe operation and maintenance to technical staff
2. Provide development and training programs for project management staff

PNU is an all female university located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is the largest all women’s university in the world and the tenth largest university overall. Located just outside Riyadh City proper, PNU is can accommodate 60,000 female students and 12,000 faculty and staff. The fully contained campus covers 2,000 acres and is composed of 800 buildings and features multiple university educational buildings and library, a teaching hospital, residential homes and multi-story dormitories, commercial and religious buildings, and full independent utility and transportation services including a fully automated light-rail passenger shuttle train system. Thirty-eight of the educational and administrative buildings have applied for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold or Certified rating.

Experience & Qualifications

1. 4 year degree earned “in-house” from a reputable Educational Institution or technical certifications.
2. Must have at least 5 years of related experience. Various level of trainers required, so those with more experience will be given more senior positions.
3. At least 5 years experience providing technical training.
4. Experience working in or providing training to an Operations and Maintenance or Facility department desired.
5. Experience developing curriculum a plus.
6. Must have excellent written and verbal English communication skills, Arabic is a plus.
7. Must be proficient with MS Powerpoint, MSWord, MS Excel.

This program offers a competitive compensation package which includes housing and transportation.

Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.

This program offers a competitive compensation package which includes housing and transportation.

Founded in 1944, Parsons is an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $3 billion in 2013; it is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide—as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, defense/security, and resources. Currently, more than 13,000 Parsons employees are engaged in more than 2,000 projects in 50 states and 29 countries. Collectively, our dedicated workers speak more that 80 languages and hold more than 10,400 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.


1. Excellent organizational skills
2. Team oriented.
3. Impeccable integrity and a strong personal work ethic.
4. Self-starter, energetic, optimistic, and enthusiastic.
5. Need to feel comfortable working in a multi-cultural environment.
6. Excellent communication and public speaking skills required.
7. Must be comfortable operating a laptop and projector.

Job Details

  • Job Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Company Industry: Engineering
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Engineering
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience: Min: 3
  • Nationality: Saudi Arabia
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree

Company Profile

The Parsons Corporation, headquartered in Pasadena, California is one of the world's largest international engineering, procurement, and construction organizations. Parsons is a recognized leader in ground transportation, aviation, infrastructure, water, wastewater, environmental, oil and gas, petroleum processing, chemical, power, pulp and paper industries, as well as government, industrial, community development.