Sales Executive Catering wanted – Grandiose – Dubai

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Sales Executive (Catering)
Company: Catering
Experience: A four-year college degree in hospitality management, marketing, business or related degree or equivalent experience.
Location: Dubai – DIP
Job Description

Job Summary:

The Catering Sales Executive will develop and manage the catering market segment through client outside sales calls, telemarketing, client inquiries and ensure all revenue goals are achieved.

Qualifications:

A four-year college degree in hospitality management, marketing, business or related degree or equivalent experience.

Minimum 3+year of catering sales experience.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal required.

Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities.

Recruiter wanted – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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REF: 53765
Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Provides guidance to employees and hiring managers on recruitment issues. The incumbent must be proficient in applying relevant TM principles, company policies, and practices to complete recruitment tasks.
 
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborates with recruitment team and hiring managers in defining position responsibilities and identifying potential qualified candidates.
Interviews and recommends placement of candidates for various positions on the assigned project/s.

Manages the hiring process including recommending salary offers, relocation packages, and addressing any other issues pertaining to prospective candidates. May negotiate relocation packages for employees being redeployed to new work locations.
Clearly articulates the application of relevant laws and regulations, as well as TM principles and company policies related to area of responsibility, in an effort to guide hiring managers in making decisions, as the need arises.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized college/university.
5 years of work experience, of which minimum 2 years in recruitment. This is a junior, development position.
Familiarity of using an advanced applicant tracking system / software.
Fluent in English language, both written and spoken.
Acute attention to detail and organized.
Upholds the principles and values of the company.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to handle a variety of sensitive situations and confidential assignments.

Facilities Manager wanted – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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REF: 53692
POSITION OVERVIEW:
 
The Facilities Manager will supervise a group of non-exempt employees engaged in one or more aspects of facilities maintenance (both inside and outside) within a building complex. He/she will be responsible for day to day office operations and procedures and will manage all facility related activities at multiple properties. He/she will monitor work order requests expeditiously and brings them to a satisfactory conclusion and functions as a liaison with building property management. The Facilities Manager will establish and maintain frequent contact and collaboration with business unit senior managers and financial officers to ensure alignment with the latest business direction and real estate strategies. Moreover, he/she will interface with Procurement on the evaluation and selection of vendors and suppliers. The Facilities Manager will be responsible for maintaining a consistent and appropriate aesthetic for the interior, as well as the exterior environment, as necessary and required, provide facilities support in the areas of project tracking, space planning, workplace standards site plan maintenance, as well as business continuity, sustainability and safety programs.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Works with the Facilities Director to develop systems and procedures for facility maintenance and security, and to establish and maintain budgets, standards, adequate staffing levels, and schedules.
Makes recommendations to the Facilities Director for improvements to existing operations.
Installs proper security, fire equipment, and monitoring measures.
Manages regional buildings including capital projects, build-outs, moves/adds/changes and maintenance ensuring smooth completion.
Provides moving, furniture, and infrastructure planning and implementation.
Works with and obtains consensus among local office management to determine the best current utilisation of an office and its future requirements.

Assigns work to employees, oversees, and tracks the completion of work assignments.
Provides input to and may administer the department merit budget. With Facilities Director approval, originates salary actions, promotions per approved salary plan.
Interviews and selects personnel for assignment.
Maintains clear and concise work standards and goals; provides training and development; completes performance evaluations, conducts employee counselling, takes corrective action as necessary.
Serves as a prime liaison with building management and maintenance for more than one office location.
Serves as a primary employee point of contact for all facilities related issues for more than one office location.
Collaborates with other operations support functions (Repro/IS/Security).
Acts as Security/Emergency Coordinator, supporting office business continuity plan (Safety coordination if Safety is not represented on site).
Manages maintenance of AEDs (Automated External Defibrillator), fire extinguishers and first aid supplies.
Acts as a member of Office Safety Committee.
Encourages safe and secure work environment and practices.
Maintains local evacuation plans for emergencies.
Provides input for the annual budget.
Ensures adherence to all corporate, contractual, ethics and safety standards, policies and procedures.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

PREFERRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (or equivalent) and a min. of 10-12 years of related experience in facility management.

Painter wanted – SERCO – Abu Dhabi

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Req ID 52953
 
The Painter is to carry out the installation and repair to building fabric surfaces. To be able to work independently with minimal supervision where appropriate, or work as part of a team. To ensure compliance with all statutory requirements and quality of workmanship whilst adhering to safe working practices at all times. Be willing to multi-task, work on systems and provide support across all disciplines, as requested by Team Leader or line management.

Reason for role
 
The role is essential in delivering building related projects.
 
Structure and reporting relationship
 
The Painter reports to the Team Leader
 
Based on the specific requirement of the role
 
Key accountabilities
 
Reporting to the Team Leader, key responsibilities will include:

Carry out painting, hang lining paper and vinyl wall coverings, making good, preparation and finish of internal and external wall, ceiling and structural surfaces. Assist in cleaning, removal and reinstating of wall, ceiling and structural decorations.
Work alone or in a team with minimal supervision to undertake new installation, project and repair works for reconfiguration of space, or similar.
Monitor, rectify and/or repair building fabric systems and services and maintain and update records on a daily basis.
Participate in overtime, shift work and/or out of hours working as governed by the necessity to deliver against project timescales.
Carry out installation works as directed by the Team Leader and adhere to Risk Assessments, Method Statements and/or Standard Operating Procedures.
Conform to all necessary internal and/or external approvals before, during and after installation including Permit to Work procedures.
Integrate and communicate effectively with other trade staff (MEP and Civil) as required.
Maintain up to date knowledge through technical training provided by the Team Leader for the safe installation.
Ensure areas of work are kept tidy and all assets and building structures are kept to a good condition to promote the professionalism of the company
Participate in the Health, Safety & Risk programs including toolbox talks, health safety and environmental training related to work activities especially working at height.
Use safe systems of work when working with all building services and equipment.
Deputise for, and undertake other tasks as directed by the Team Leader and/or line management.

Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Job Responsibilities:

To comply with the organisation’s QHSE policies and procedures at all times.
Fully support the Team Leader & QHSE Managers in the delivery of the project service for QHSE compliance, policies, procedures and systems that support a safe and professional work place and ethics.
To work safely at all times and to report all hazards and incidents.
To actively participate in all QHSE training, programs, audits and inspections, as necessary.
To exercise a personal duty of care for your own health, safety and welfare and to that of all others.
To lead by example and ensure to protect the environment by conservation of electricity, water and other natural resources, and minimising generation of waste.

Information Security Responsibilities

To protect information assets including both electronic and paper based from all threats whether internal, external, accidental or deliberate.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Background

The Painter should have proven experience in installation/construction, with emphasis on building projects.

Knowledge

Vocational training certificate, or other relevant and recognised qualifications
High School Diploma
Good level of English language both written and spoken
Good knowledge and understanding of all building services/systems
Ability to read and understand drawings in relation to modification, refurbishment and construction works.
Have an understanding of ADCD and municipality building regulations.

Skills

Able to foster good relations with colleagues and other departments and be a good team player.
Have a competent command of both spoken and written English
Flexibility, excellent attention to detail and ability to identify key issues.
Able to work under stringent deadlines and high pressure environment.
Technically competent with a clear technical understanding of building fabric services and associated equipment
Proficient and able to demonstrate a complete understanding of installation and repair services.
Technical and safety awareness with a clear understanding in the use of tools and associated equipment.

Experience

Three years plus in refurbishment/construction/maintenance services
Experience of working with multi-trade, multi-national teams

Civil Technician wanted – SERCO – Abu Dhabi

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Req ID 52952
 
Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.
Serco customers are looking for expertise in managing their people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise economic decision makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and – most of all – deliver quality services directly to the public.
Serco supplies to governments, government enterprise, agencies and companies who seek a trusted outsourcing partner with a solid track-record of service excellence. Serco people offer operational, logistical and technical expertise in the Transport, Justice and Immigration, Defence, Education and Healthcare industries as well as in the commercial sectors of Facilities Management.

Serco Middle East have been in the Region since 1947, starting out delivering Air Traffic Control Services in Bahrain; a service we are proudly still running today and have expanded to include many other Airports in the region.
We have expanded significantly since that time across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Iraq. We have been supporting the RTA to operate the Dubai Metro since 2009 and have launched the flagship Saudi Arabia Passenger Rail service from Riyadh to Qassim in 2017. We deliver Facility Management services to Hospitals, Universities, Airports, Military Facilities and Commercial Estates in the UAE and large-scale medical facilities in Saudi Arabia.

We also deliver staff training and education to selected officers of the Qatar Armed Forces at the Officers’ training institute located at the Ahmed Bin Mohammed Military College in Doha.
Focussing on our core values, and creating a positive environment for employees to thrive, we look forward to a bright future as we continue to grow with the region.

Key Purpose

The Civil Technician is to carry out the installation, modification and repair of building fabric and structures including wall, floor and ceilings. To ensure compliance with all statutory requirements and quality of workmanship whilst adhering to safe working practices at all times. Be willing to multi-task, work on systems and provide support across all disciplines, as requested by Team Leader or line management.

Reason for role

The role is essential in delivering building related projects.

Structure and reporting relationship

The Civil Technician reports to the Team Leader

Based on the specific requirement of the role

Key accountabilities

Reporting to the Team Leader, key responsibilities will include:

Carry out the installation, repair and modification of building fabric and structures including walls, floors, ceilings, partitioning, pressure pointing and general structural repairs and finishes etc.
Work alone or in a team with minimal supervision to undertake new installation, project and repair works for reconfiguration of space, or similar.
Monitor, rectify and/or repair building fabric systems and services and maintain and update records on a daily basis.
Participate in overtime, shift work and/or out of hours working as governed by the necessity to deliver against project timescales.
Carry out installation works as directed by the Team Leader and adhere to Risk Assessments, Method Statements and/or Standard Operating Procedures.
Conform to all necessary internal and/or external approvals before, during and after installation including Permit to Work procedures.
Integrate and communicate effectively with other trade staff (MEP and Civil) as required.
Maintain up to date knowledge through technical training provided by the Team Leader for the safe installation.
Ensure areas of work are kept tidy and all assets and building structures are kept to a good condition to promote the professionalism of the company
Participate in the Health, Safety & Risk programs including toolbox talks, health safety and environmental training related to work activities especially working at height.
Use safe systems of work when working with all building services and equipment.
Deputise for, and undertake other tasks as directed by the Team Leader and/or line management.

Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Job Responsibilities:

To comply with the organisation’s QHSE policies and procedures at all times.
Fully support the Team Leader & QHSE Managers in the delivery of the project service for QHSE compliance, policies, procedures and systems that support a safe and professional work place and ethics.
To work safely at all times and to report all hazards and incidents.
To actively participate in all QHSE training, programs, audits and inspections, as necessary.
To exercise a personal duty of care for your own health, safety and welfare and to that of all others.
To lead by example and ensure to protect the environment by conservation of electricity, water and other natural resources, and minimising generation of waste.

Information Security Responsibilities

To protect information assets including both electronic and paper based from all threats whether internal, external, accidental or deliberate.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Background

The Civil Technician should have proven experience in installation/construction, with emphasis on building projects.

Knowledge

Vocational training certificate, or other relevant and recognised qualifications
High School Diploma
Good level of English language both written and spoken
Good knowledge and understanding of all building services/systems
Ability to read and understand drawings in relation to modification, refurbishment and construction works.
Have an understanding of ADCD and municipality building regulations.

Skills

Able to foster good relations with colleagues and other departments and be a good team player.
Have a competent command of both spoken and written English
Flexibility, excellent attention to detail and ability to identify key issues.
Able to work under stringent deadlines and high pressure environment.
Technically competent with a clear technical understanding of building fabric services and associated equipment
Proficient and able to demonstrate a complete understanding of installation and repair services.
Technical and safety awareness with a clear understanding in the use of tools and associated equipment.

Experience

Three years plus in refurbishment/construction/maintenance services
Experience of working with multi-trade, multi-national teams

Investment Banker wanted – ADBC bank – Abu Dhabi

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Expiry Date: 2018/12/17
Ref. JB3844807
JOB PURPOSE
 
To complete analysis and manage transaction execution to contribute to the achievement of the budgeted annual income and transaction targets for Investment Banking

ACCOUNTABILITIES
 
Analysis:
Develop financial models; prepare pitch books; complete comparative analysis; research and critical analysis to assist in the originating and structuring of profitable new to bank and new to client transactions
 
Transaction Management
: Manage and monitor transaction execution for each deal to meet deadlines, customer expectations and contractual obligations of ADCB mandates

Relationship Management:
Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to obtain information on market developments and intelligence to secure transaction referrals and position ADCB as a key player in local markets

Syndication and Distribution Management
: Assist in the syndication process, distribution strategy, distribution mandates and book running to ensure successful execution of distribution

Policies, Processes, Systems and Procedures:
Adhere to all relevant organisational and departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out to the required standard and in a consistent manner while delivering the required standard of service to customers and stakeholders

Self-Management:
Manage self in line with the bank’s people management policies, procedures, processes and practices to ensure adherence and to maximise own contribution to business performance

Customer Service:
Demonstrate Our Promise and apply the ADCB Service Standards to deliver the bank’s required levels of service in all internal and external customer interactions

Skills

EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES

Minimum Experience

At least 5 years of experience in an international banking environment with hands on experience and approach in originating, structuring and executing financing, syndications and capital markets transactions

Minimum Qualification

Master’s (or equivalent) with honors in Engineering (Electrical/Civil/Mechanical), Pure Sciences,

Mathematics, Economics or Finance

Senior Manager wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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REF: YI0000041
 
The Busines Operations & Technology service line within Atkins Acuity have been successful in securing a number of Digital Transformation Opportunities including Damac BIM Integration, DEWA BIM Transformation and RTA CM & CIS.

In order to grow the team and expand its capabilities we aim to recruit a Senior Manager with a specialism in digital transformation.
The Senior Manager Digital Transformation will be primarily responsible for providing professional advice, guidance and training to clients in a of the implementation of digital technologies, primarily within the Construction industry, to improve operational performance.
They must understand and translate customer needs into business and technology solutions and provide a pathway to successful implementation.
They must also drive decisions and provide consultation around digital transformation, the customer transformation roadmap, and ensure technology and business solutions align with business requirements.
The candidate should have a strong management consultancy background preference will be given to those who have experience working for one of the Big 4 consultancies or leading strategy houses.
The Senior Manager Digital Transformation will work closely with Clients, and their stakeholders, to assess their business and support them in developing a solution that will enable achievement of their corporate goals and objectives.

In performing they will also serve as the voice of the end user and as a voice for change to drive lean-agile practices within the Clients business.
They will also possess strong communication and influencing skills to help communicate the benefits realized through the transformation.
The candidate shall have the ability to source new opportunities in the market, convert these into wins, and lead the delivery of the acquired project ensuring that it is completed on time, budget and in accordance with Client requirements.

SNC Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.

As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Required Skills and expertise

Experience in developing digital strategies and implementing digital transformation in large organisations
Strong understanding and experience in an asset intensive industry i.e. Aviation, Utilities, Oil & Gas, Rail, Highways
Experience and understanding of Infrastructure Asset Management i.e. ISO 55000
Proven ability to work in a customer facing/consulting environment
Experience leading projects through all phases of the lifecycle
Strong analytical skills, creativity and communication skills to encourage clients to execute their digital roadmap.
Strong Presentation skills

Urban Designer – ATKINS – Dubai

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REF: ME-006147
 
From Atkins offices in UAE, the Urban Designer will provide technical and professional support in the execution of urban and regional planning projects.
 
The Urban Designer will be a core team member of a large project team, working with other urban planners, economists, transport and infrastructure consultants supporting the delivery of strategic planning projects.
To be a key member of the urban planning team in the Region and provide urban planning and master planning design services to external and internal clients as part of the Atkins’ Middle East planning team.

To be involved in strategic planning studies, urban design and public realm projects in the Middle East.
Responsibilities
 
Technical management of urban design and master planning projects
Support in the preparation of technical bids and fee proposals for master planning and urban design projects and other major infrastructure projects where appropriate
Project management of medium and large scale projects involving multi-disciplinary teams
Will be responsible for the management of teams and meeting agreed budgets
Other duties associated with the main role and responsibilities will be requested from time to time.

SNC Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.

As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Requirements

Technical Competencies

Essential

Degree or postgraduate qualification in urban planning.
Minimum 8 years solid experience in urban design projects. Previous experience of city scale, strategic planning/designing projects is particularly important.
Confident presenter, able to convey urban planning strategies and concepts to large audiences and senior figures within Government.
Behavioural Competencies

Essential

Must have excellent interpersonal skills, be a team player and have a customer focus
Must have previous consultancy experience and technical management skills
Must have excellent graphic and oral expression capability and be very comfortable with the core of his/her skill set in the urban planning arena
Ability to solve problems by thinking laterally and be able to understand the needs and requirements to provide design solutions in a developing country
Must be able to work in a multicultural team and manage challenging multicultural client relationships
Able to be flexible and adapt to working in a demanding Middle East environment, working from clients offices and interacting with client team members.

Senior Consultant wanted – ATKINS – Dubai

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We are currently looking for a Senior Consultant to join our team in Dubai, UAE.
 
Roles and Responsibilities:
 
The responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Setting-up Primavera Project Management System P6v7 for program management across the planning team with all stakeholders.
Preparing the master programme for the project.
Preparing the daily escalation report for project managers.
Assisting in the consultant selection process for commercial and technical evaluation.
Assisting in establishing / delivering formal reporting arrangements on project progress for the client and project.

Reviewing contract documents, suggesting changes for planning and programming aspects and the addition of new clauses if necessary.
Arranging planning workshops/meetings to discuss and assist contractors / consultants to close their planning / project control issues.
Challenge any claims and EOT requests.
Making recommendations for possible acceleration.
Developing the document control system and communication flow for the project.
Reviewing construction programmes received from contractors and analysing them in line with the contractual requirements.

Ensuring procurement, material and submittal logs are created and maintained.
Identifying long lead items.
Preparing weekly progress presentations for the client.
Ensuring document and information transfer is managed effectively at site level
Establishing the document coding structure for all documents.
Establishing the permit approval system.
Preparing project advice for any site progress / planning concern that may impact site progress.
Developing weekly and monthly progress report protocols / templates for progress reporting and monitoring progress against it.
Preparing design programs for projects under design and guideline programs for projects to be started / under-progress.
Preparing risk assessment and mitigation plans.
Monitoring design, procurement and construction progress for compliance with contract requirements.

SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies; with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximise our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include :Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.
Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focussed our digital transformation around platform modernisation and product development and through standardisation and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Acquired by SNC Lavalin in 2017, we also have an extensive depth of geographic exposure across 50 countries and the breadth of 53,000 experts. As one of the largest engineering contractors, we have access to 17,000 staff in the Middle East making us one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the region.

Requirements:
Must have an engineering degree from the relevant field (Bachelor’s Degree of Engineering).
Must possess 15 years of total experience and experience in ME 4 years preferred
Strong experience in PCM of major projects in Residential, Commercial, Hospitality and Infrastructure project
Demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
Independent worker who is able to work well with minimal supervision.
Ability to manage resource within the local PC team
Possess good project background and proven English language technical writing ability and skills.

Civil Inspector wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
AECOM are seeking an experienced Inspector for a major infrastructure project located in Dubai. The role involves both inspection and the supervision of grading and infrastructure works of the project. To ensure that the activities are being executed in accordance with the project specification.

Job Duties :
 
Be familiar with the project’s contract documents, detailed drawings, specifications, and health and safety measures together with any associated updates.
 
Ensure the contractor/s compliance with the standards and specifications of the contract documents.
 
Maintain records of the contractor human and equipment daily resources.
 
Undertake all site supervision and inspections when required or instructed by the Resident Engineer (RE) or the Assistant Resident Engineer (ARE).

Liaise and daily follow up with the contractor. This is to ensure the contractor is managing its resources, health and safety, and equipment needs on the site.

Prepare daily report to the RE or ARE. This includes works orders, materials delivery, and daily inspections program.

Follow up and implement any site instructions made by the RE and ARE.

Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the RE or ARE for pipes alignments and levels.

Co-ordinate and co-operate with client project manager during their site inspections in the presence of the RE or ARE.

Monitor contractor QA/QC activities and maintain relevant records.

Assist the ARE and RE in the preparation of any correspondences in compliance with the contract documents and site requirements.

Where site problems are found, work with the RE or ARE to resolve them promptly.

Monitor the start-up, commissioning and handover of the site works. Including maintaining records of the project milestones.

Maintain records of materials tests performed and executed works.

Audit inspections for conformity to contract documents and contractor submitted plans.

Specific Skills Required :

Strong Construction supervision experience.

Well experienced in the civil and infrastructure supervision

High level of critical thinking skills.

High level of numerical skills.

Must have ability to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports etc.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 3 years of experience within similar projects, with minimum 3 years in UAE.

Middle East experience preferred

Relevant experience in comparable infrastructure & earthworks projects

Familiarity with grading and related earth works is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198553BR

General Trades Technician – SERCO – Dubai

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Career Opportunities: General Trades Technician (54832)
 
Key Purpose
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To ensure satisfactory completion of minor planned and reactive maintenance works across civil and not limited to carpentry, tiling, masonry, painting, partitioning as required around the facility.

Structure and Reporting Relationship
 
Typically reporting to a Supervisor or Team Leader and work collaboratively with other Technicians.
 
Able to work alone with minimal supervision, or as part of a team.
 
Based on the specific requirement of the role
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Key accountabilities
 
Provide support for the planned and reactive maintenance schedule both internally and externally to the property portfolio to ensure that all building fabric work requirements are undertaken in good time and completed to a high standard.
Ensure that all works are carried out quickly and quietly and do not interfere or disturb clients and staff.

Identify and assist with the requisition of materials to ensure maintenance and repairs are carried out efficiently and to approved standards.
Ensure that a clean and tidy working environment is maintained at all time by controlling tools, materials and waste products
Maintain up to date knowledge for the safe and efficient performance of all civil works
Safely carry out maintenance and repair activities as directed by the General Trades Supervisor and adhere to Risk Assessments and Standard Operating Procedures when carrying out all works.
Use safe systems of work when working with all building fabric access equipment.
Conform to all necessary internal and/or external approvals before, during and after maintenance and repair work including Permit to Work and LockOut / TagOut procedures.
Maintain up to date knowledge through building fabric technical training provided to enhance the skills and quality of finishes required for maintenance and repair duties.
Ensure all civil assets and building structure are in good repair and painted to promote the aesthetics of the premises at all times.
Participate in the Health, Safety & Risk programs including toolbox talks, health safety and environmental training related to work activities especially electrical safety and working at heights
Work as team and assist other staff as required with maintenance works, specialist moves, equipment moves, and porterage duties as required.
Integrate and communicate effectively with electrical technical team and other departments (Mechanical, HVAC and Cleaning) as required to complete civil works.
Participate in overtime, shift work and/or out of hours working as governed by the necessity to complete maintenance, repair and project works and as directed by the line manager.
Assist with various other types of civil maintenance work as required and where directed by the line manager.
Work with power and hand tools safely so as not to cause harm to self or others.
Carry out other duties as directed by the line manager or member of the senior management team.

HSQE Responsibilities and Information Security Responsibilities

To exercise a personal duty of care for their own health, safety and welfare and for those affected by their acts or omissions; reference SMS GSOP-HSE1-6 Serco organizational HSE responsibilities
Ensure compliance with the Serco Management System and all relevant business processes, procedures and work instructions to deliver all work with appropriate quality and governance standards
Ensure security and integrity of all data provided including reporting performance, finance and customer information; reference Serco non-disclosure policy
Ensure compliance with all training requirements of Serco and ensure adherence to these requirements at all times whilst in employment
Awareness of the Integrated Management System and the content of the Environment, Quality, Health & Safety and Information Security Policy Statements
Understanding of personal responsibilities and contribution to achieving compliance with the Integrated Management System requirements, (including but not limited to competence to perform safety critical roles, legal requirements, control measures arisen from environmental impacts and aspects, job safety analysis and information security risk assessment) and the potential consequences of departure from the arrangements in place to deliver the commitments stated in the policies statements above
Exercises their personal duty of care for their own health, safety and welfare and for those affected by the acts or omissions
Promotes a good HSQE and Information Security culture among their peers, subcontractors and third parties
Leads by example and look at ways to conserve energy, water and resources and minimise the generation of waste through personal performance and raise recommendations on how to improve existing processes on this regard within/outside their departments through their Line Manager, Departmental Safety Meetings and any other appropriate available channels
Protects information assets and data including both electronic and paper based from all threats whether internal, external, deliberate or accidental
Promotes a good HSQE and Information Security culture among their peers, subcontractors and third parties.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Technical and Professional Skills

Minimum 5 year experience in a building services civil works department in a commercial office building, healthcare or other suitable facilities management environment.
Technically competent with a clear understanding of building fabric and finishes, associated tools and equipment.
Proficient and able to demonstrate a complete understanding of civil general maintenance services.

Knowledge

Good level of the English language both written and spoken.
Able to foster good relations with colleagues and other departments and be a good team player.
Flexibility, excellent attention to detail and ability to identify key issues.
Able to work under stringent deadlines and high pressure environment to meet deadlines.

Qualifications

Minimum holder of a High School Diploma.
Must hold relevant and recognized vocational trade qualifications in civil works such as carpentry, masonry, painting, glazing, plastering, carpets and flooring surfaces or equivalent.

ATC Assistant wanted – SERCO – Sharjah UAE

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Serco Middle East is looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and analytical UAE National for our Air Traffic Control Assistant (ATCA) role based in Sharjah Aviation. The Air Traffic Control Assistant (ATCA) role is a varied one, as the job title covers many different positions; Control Tower, Aeronautical Information Services (AIS) and Meteorological Services (Met).

The ATCA shall maintain the operational 24H timing and provide operational support to the Duty Air traffic Controller to ensure all aircraft’s receive a safe, expeditious and effective service.
 
An ATCA shall also ensure all data/information pertaining to AIS and Flight Planning is authentic for the safety, regularity and efficiency to the international civil aviation standards.
 
Additionally is responsible for the undertaking of surface meteorological observations and surface synoptic observations.

Structure and reporting relationship

The ATCAs sit within the operational team of the Organisation Chart.

The ATCA reports directly to the Manager Air Traffic Support Services.

Key accountabilities

To carry out procedures connected with the Briefing Room, to include:
Manage, correct and disseminate flight plans and other flight associated messages using the Consort Solutions Aeronautical Data Access System (CADAS);
Obtain information to meet the need for pre-flight information service and in-flight information service;
On behalf of the Airport Authority send Notices to Airmen (NOTAM(s)) and disseminate via Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network (AFTN) and/or Email;
Coding and Decoding in-coming and out-going NOTAM;
Monitor the validity of incoming and outgoing NOTAM and maintain check list of incoming and outgoing NOTAM;
Update aeronautical information of all OMSJ NOTAMs to all airport agencies via Email;
Liaising with Tower to ensure all Air Traffic Control staff are aware of aircraft movements;
Update Aeronautical Publications;
Answering the telephone and intercoms and processing essential information in a prompt and accurate manner.

To carry out procedures connected with the Air Traffic Control Tower, to include:

Assists Duty Air Traffic Controller when requested, especially during Emergencies and low visibility operations;
Prepare flight progress strips, update and manage flight plans (FPL);
Liaise with Airport Operations reference aircraft parking;
Provide the Air Traffic Controller with flight data;
Record flight movement data into flight information and display systems;
Liaise with other operational departments and coordinate with other Air Traffic Units reference start up clearances;
Providing information to internal and external emergency services;
Complete standard templates as per the ATCA & Met Ops Manuals, carry out administrative duties, deal with internal and external inquiries;
Keep necessary legislative and internal documentation up to date or archived;
Co-ordinate with Briefing.

To carry out procedures connected with Meteorological Services Air Traffic Control Tower, to include:

Utilise the AWOS 7 system to prepare and disseminate routine meteorological reports (METAR / METREP/ SYNOPs) and non-routine reports (SPECI / SPECIAL) for the aerodrome;
Complete the verification process to check and correct meteorological reports and enter data into the climate record sheets;
Utilise the Visual Weather system to retrieve forecast information required to compile flight documentation for airlines operating from Sarah Airport;
Distribute Weather Warnings (Aerodrome & SIGMET) to ATC and other agencies as per the distribution lists;
Compiling and transmitting weather reports.

To carry out general procedures connected with the role of an ATCA, to include:

Comply with staff instructions and administrative rules pertaining to conduct in the Operational area;
Answering the telephone and intercoms and processing essential information in a prompt and accurate manner;
Communicating with outside agencies on various aviation related matters;
Reporting equipment unserviceability to the relevant parties and initiating the corrective call-out procedure;
Updating the Watch log and other operational and technical logs and reports as necessary;
Assisting the SATCA with document control and other safety management related tasks;
Maintaining a good working knowledge of ATS, AIS and MET related regulations and documentation;
Undertake other non-routine tasks, as designated by management, to maintain operational services required for the smooth running of ATC, AIS and MET.
Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Higher Secondary School Level;
Achieve excellent standards of customer service;
Excellent IT skills;
Attention to detail;
Ability to work in a team;
Ability to think fast, have a good memory and make quick decisions;
The ability to multitask, prioritising as required;
Good communication and organisation abilities;
To interpret and analyse data/information;
Ability to stay calm under pressure and also be stress resistant;
Should be able and willing to adapt;
Should be service-oriented, and have good spatial orientation;
Interest in the aviation industry.

Compliance Specialist wanted at ADCB bank – Dubai

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Compliance Specialist (KYC / Client Onboarding)
 
Job Description
To complete due diligence on new to bank client on-boarding, monitor existing clients to rule out money laundering/terrorist financing/sanctions risks, investigate and report unusual/suspicious cases to UAE Central Bank, de-risk flagged customers and perform system testing and maintenance in order to comply with regulatory requirements and mitigate risk for the bank

Broad Overview:
 
Analyse increase risk and complex AML/CDD issues and provide appropriate advice to stakeholders, including escalating to the relevant senior levels or forums
Observe and analyse internal and external developments to identify emerging high risk AML/CDD issues and incorporate controls in bank’s policies
Review and implement CDD/EDD standards
Develop strategies and identify scope of thematic and periodic reviews considering the evolving Compliance risks
Determine de-risking strategy to mitigate anti money laundering, KYC and sanctions risks in the organization
Establish effective and collaborative relationship with all internal and external stakeholders
Ensure effective escalation within the Bank and implementation of procedures alignment with regulatory requirements and policies
Participate proactively in various information streams to gather appropriate knowledge on industry developments and regulatory developments
ACCOUNTABILITIES

Client On-boarding

Review account opening/know your customer (KYC) documentation, conduct quality client due diligence factoring AML/CFT and sanctions risks, liaise with business units and vigilance and control team to ensure quality of KYC forms and documents
Document on-boarding decisions for reviewed clients, provide advisory for sanctions matches referred by operations and business units and provide sign off for account opening for increased risk and Politically Exposed Persons (PEP) customers to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
Client Risk Assessment

Conduct risk assessments on reviewed clients, issue advisory/take decisions on new to bank account opening requests, make decisions on the risk assessment (increased, neutral, un-acceptable risks) of existing relationships to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements
Client Monitoring/Investigation

Review system generated alerts against customer data, investigate for potential money laundering/terrorist financing/sanctions risks, collect documentary proof, build/maintain case files for transactions and customers deemed suspicious, update relevant MIS to ensure accurate tracking and record keeping, mitigate sanctions risks by taking decisions on payment filtering system, update internal watch-lists, identify tainted/blacklisted names and ensure required actions are taken in order to fulfil regulatory requirements and avoid penalties
External Reporting and Correspondence

Draft and report on MLRO/Deputy MLRO approved suspicious transaction reports (STRs), action and submit responses to UAE Central Bank on STRs, assist with addressing queries from corresponding banks relating to money laundering and sanctions matters, carry out freezing of funds and blocking of accounts, respond to and raise requests for information (RFIs) from other banks on anti-money laundering and sanctions in order to fulfil regulatory requirements and avoid penalties
Customer De-Risking

Determine exit strategy for flagged customers, close accounts, report to UAE Central Bank and update MIS to ensure effective closure of accounts and to mitigate anti money laundering, KYC and sanctions risks in the organization
Compliance Systems

Set and review outcomes for parameter changes in the client on-boarding, AML and sanctions systems, develop comprehensive user requirements and test cases, conduct testing for automated solutions, assist in identifying potential weaknesses in processes and systems and manage necessary fixes to ensure system is working effectively
Compliance Project Support

Support and/or manage projects arising out of changes in regulations in order to ensure remedial actions are completed and fulfil regulatory requirements
Advice and Guidance

Act as a subject matter expert to employees providing guidance on what actions to take when dealing with high risk accounts and transactions, contribute to the formulation of internal policies, procedures and training materials to support compliance with regulatory requirements
Skills
At least 6 years of experience in banking in compliance, branch or operations department
Bachelor’s Degree

Telecommunications Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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We are currently looking for Telecommunications Engineers who can share a desire to be at the forefront of the oil and gas sector and deliver outstanding projects. We empower our people to be the professional individuals they want to be, working on projects they feel proud of, making a different to the world they live in and the legacy they leave behind.

We offer flexible, rewarding work packages tailored towards career progression, which are founded on the principles of growth, ambition and excellence. By joining us you’ll be helping us to design complex new schemes, assure the longevity and integrity of existing infrastructure and deliver innovative consultancy advice to core clients, critical to the success of the global oil and gas sector.

The candidates should have hands on experience of multi-disciplinary projects in Concept, FEED and Detail Engineering of Telecommunication Systems including CCTV, ACS, PA/GA, Control Systems Networks, Local Area Networks and Telephone Systems is desirable.

Experience in Middle-East Project of national oil companies including Saudi Aramco, ADNOC, QP etc.

The Telecommunications engineer will perform tasks assigned independently with minimum guidance. Work is periodically reviewed by the Senior/Principal Telecommunications Engineer for accomplishment of objectives.

Core Responsibilities:

Preparation of Telecommunication Engineering deliverables including Design Basis, Specifications for various Telecommunication Systems, System Block Diagrams, Datasheets,
Producing Radio Coverage Calculations, Fresnel Zone Calculations, estimating antennae height, etc.
Perform Fiber Optic Link Budget Calculations, Data and Telephony Traffic Analysis, Capacity / Bandwidth Calculations, Public Address Sound Pressure Level Calculations
Telecom Equipment Power Consumption and Heat Load Calculations
Develop Telecommunication Systems Architecture Diagrams.
Provide engineering input to engineering drawings including Device Location Plans, Cable Routing Layouts, Instrument/Device Installation Details, Interconnection Diagrams, Wiring Diagrams, Circuit & Connection Diagrams, , Cable Block Diagrams and MDF / IDF Schematics, FO Allocation Diagrams, Device and Equipment Schedules etc
Schedule/Diagrams, etc. prepared by designers.
Co-ordinate with other disciplines and review of other discipline deliverables.
Carryout onshore and offshore site surveys as required.
Attend interface meetings with Clients and Vendors to progress design scopes
Review Telecommunication System Vendors offers, prepare Vendor technical clarifications and produce Technical Bid Evaluation reports.

Core Requirements:

Degree in Electrical, Electronics or Telecommunications Engineering with at least 5-10 years experience in detailed engineering and design of Telecommunications works for Oil & Gas projects in similar position.
Fully familiar with relevant international codes, standards and recommended practices.
Competent to carry out the Design activity in the Design-Check-Approve-Authorize cycle, and to Check the technical deliverables of designers.
General knowledge of other related disciplines.
Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasks.
Must be self-motivated, results oriented, and be flexible to work well under tight schedules in a fast paced multi-disciplinary team environment.
Excellent organisational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
Excellent problem solving, initiative and analytical skills.
Good oral and written English skills able to produce fluent Documents, Reports, and Technical Notes
Rewards and Benefits:

A competitive all inclusive salary for the right candidate
Accommodation allowance provided
Transportation allowance
Medical and life insurance cover
Annual tickets provided

Digital Asset Coordinator wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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The role of the Digital Asset Management Coordinator is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for the right individual to build upon their experience in all areas of project coordination, with a specialism in project planning, scheduling and delivery.

The role will work with the MEA DAM team to develop bid proposal plans (from high level indicative plans to more detailed L4 & L5 project delivery plans).
 
The role will also require working extensively with client organisations to ensure our projects are planned, scheduled and delivered to the highest standards.
 
The DAM team develops and delivers projects across all market sectors and requires flexibility and innovative thinking in approach to ensure the best solution is always delivered to the client.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to join to a growing market and help shape the future of DAM for Atkins both regionally and on a global scale.

What we are trying to do

Deliver diverse Digital Asset Management projects, covering anything from implementing innovative uses of new technology, formulating national guidance, providing strategic direction for asset management delivery and using data and analysis tools to improve client decision making abilities
Transform and grow the Middle East region approach to asset management across the transportation, buildings, energy, defence and power sectors
Guide clients through solving some of their most complex challenges by providing a unique combination of management consulting, technology, and engineering expertise
Aging assets, funding shortfalls, evolving government priorities and emerging disruptive technologies; infrastructure owners and operators are facing a multitude of challenges.
Clients are increasingly leveraging multi-disciplinary experts utilizing a solutions-driven approach and a solid foundation in engineering practices to meet their organization’s challenges
Atkins provides a range of digital Asset Management (DAM) services in the Middle East and Africa which includes Geospatial services, information data management, Asset condition survey, Asset Investment Planning and Asset Performance Management.

The DAM Market is rapidly expanding in the Middle East and Africa and we are looking to support the growing team with a project Coordinator.
The aim is to support the bidding and delivery of projects by ensuring projects are well planned and scheduled throughout the bid, mobilization, delivery and close-out stages.

Should be strategic thinking, combined with a hands-on approach; detail-orientated and able to translate that into successful implementation
Possess excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills
Customer driven with a focus on providing a professional service
The ability to communicate fluently and concisely to all levels of an organisation
Team player with ability to work alongside high-performing multi-skilled teams
A balanced and positive attitude
Ability to think ‘disruptively’ and challenge the status quo
Expert user of Primavera P6, Microsoft Project and Microsoft Excel
Proven experience in a comparable role
An ability to bring innovative approaches to client problems
Experience with client relations management
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (Engineering, Project Management, Business Administration etc.)
5+ years’ experience in directly relevant endeavours
PMP / PRINCE2 certification is a plus
Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes:

A competitive salary
Transportation allowance
Medical and life insurance cover
22 calendar days annual leave
Medical and life insurance cover
Company gratuity scheme
Discretionary bonus scheme
Annual flight allowance to point of origin
Employee Assistance Programme

Horticulture Inspector wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
The Horticultural Inspector will ensure the contractors are compliant with the contract documents, coordinate on a daily basis with the other teams to document and verify the quality and quantity of work performed by the contractors and process the incoming Inspection Requests and technical submittals and perform the necessary actions.

Job Duties
 
Reading and understanding the package contract documents, detailed drawings, specifications and health and safety measures together with any associated updates.
 
Ensuring the contractors comply with the standards and specifications of the contract documents through observation, measurements and testing as well as tracking quality assurance progress.
 
Maintaining records of the contractors manpower and equipment daily resources.
 
Undertaking all site supervision and inspections when required or instructed by the Resident Engineer (RE) or Horticultural Engineer.

Documenting in the areas assigned to the Inspector, the contractor’s personnel and equipment, activities observed, location of activities, reason for activities and means and methods utilized.

Additionally report on materials delivery and following and implementing any site instructions made by the leader. Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Follow up and implement any site instructions made by the leader.

Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the leader.

Monitoring conformance to quality, performance and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties.

Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and report on violations.

Specific Skills Required

Good knowledge in horticulture, forestry and soft landscaping best practices including planting, propagation, maintenance and irrigation, in particular within the UAE climate. Skilled in the supervision of high standard projects with a strong emphasis on the enforcement of field quality control.

Effective oral and written communication skills including competent report writing/ record keeping presenting views clearly and concisely in good written English.

Minimum Requirements

Experience in horticultural/ forestry/ landscaping type projects. Candidates to hold experience in Construction Supervision with a minimum of 10 years overall experience (minimum 5 years in the UAE).
Preferred Qualifications

For the Inspector position a Diploma or equal in Horticulture/ Forestry/ Soft Landscaping is required. For candidates who wish to progress onto Engineer level a related Degree is required in the relevant fields.

Job Category Engineering – Civil

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198089BR

Graduate Electrical Engineer wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
Our graduates work on a variety of projects, from concept design to implementation for clients who operate either locally, nationally or internationally. AECOM is an internationally recognised leader in highway consultancy, giving our clients a range of services including planning, design project management and asset support services. Our transportation design team is award winning and industry leading in Electrical 3D And Building Information Modelling (BIM) and has been at the forefront of cutting edge design for a new roads & highways, on several ME based projects.

The transportation team delivers a range of different projects across the globe working with funding agencies, national and local governments, highways authorities and private organisations. Our graduates work on projects from initial concept through to construction and operation, fulfilling diverse design, project management, stakeholder engagement, business innovation as well as technical and site assurance roles. Working as an AECOM graduate engineer requires collaborative behaviors, as our integrated projects often bring together teams of specialists to deliver for our clients.

Job Duties:

Develop Electrical design solutions including feasibility studies, drawings and reports.

Develop design drawings, specs, technical reports, Calculations and all other documents for infrastructure projects throughout the project cycle from concept to IFC level, that includes HV, MV, LV, road lighting, ICT and ELV networks.

Undertake the load flow analysis, short circuit, protection schemes, relay settings, harmonic analysis, motor acceleration, deceleration, grounding, AC, DC auxiliary system calculations.

Organize &Attend progress meetings/communications with contractors, consultants and authorities internal departments pertaining to electrical fields handled within the department and to attend site visits as and when required.

Ensure that the Design meets all relevant Codes and Standards and minimize end users comments and hence ensure clients satisfaction and quality of deliverables are met.

To ensure QA/QC is in compliance with specification and requirement of the projects.

Shall perform another tasks as assigned by the reporting manager.

Assist in witness and accept testing and commissioning procedures for project plant equipment and systems.

Assist in the Project delivery in compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory Authorities and obligations and make submissions and obtain approvals as necessary.

Minimum Requirements

Demonstration of the desire to create opportunity or make the most of opportunities to develop academic, engineering or life experiences.

Maths and Sciences A-Levels (or equivalent) would be advantageous, at grade ‘B’ or above

CAD and/or Revit would be advantageous

Relevant Industry related work experience would be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications

BEng in Electrical Engineering with a 2:2 (or equivalent) classification or above

MEng or MSc in Electrical Engineering would be an advantage

Enthusiasm and drive to become a Chartered Engineer.

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197630BR

Sustainability Manager wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
Sustainability Manager responsible for monitoring and coordination the implementation of sustainability KPIs on Expo 2020 including but not limited to LEED/CEEQUAL and Dubai Green Building Regulations and Specification.
 
Job Duties
 
Manage various stakeholders to successful implementation throughout the construction phase.
 
Stakeholders include but not limited to: Client, Contractor, Construction supervision, PM, Subs, Suppliers, Authorities, Design Team(s), Service providers such as waste removal.

Minimum Requirements
 
Minimum 12 years experience
 
LEED AP with at least 7 years of LEED project experience in the UAE and demonstrate successful completed project experience (Construction phase) and particularly experience of managing sustainability KPI during the construction phase.
 
Must be proficient in building engineering software packages such as AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch up
 
Must be proficient in MS office packages

Desired requirements

WELL AP

LFA

True Waste Assessor

Proficient in Energy modeling software such as IES

Preferred Qualifications

Ideal candidate has at least 12 years of experience in the field of sustainability with a background in Mechanical or Civil engineering.

LEED AP

CEEQUAL Assessor

Estidama PQP

AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch up

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It’s a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world’s most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It’s a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It’s what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198274BR

Senior Transport Planner wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
AECOM is currently seeking to hire Senior Transport Planner, Dubai.
 
The overall team has a wide-ranging capability from site feasibility and master planning, through to planning and then detailed design of transport infrastructure. They are involved in local, national and international development projects with a variety of clients. The multi-disciplinary nature of the business also means that we are able to deliver project teams from disciplines wider than transportation to offer clients a true ‘one stop shop’.
 
Job Duties:

Assist in the preparation of fee proposals for submission to clients, including resources and programme.
 
Act as Project Manager as necessary, with a responsibility for delivering projects within timescale, budget constraints and quality expectations.
 
Develop junior staff and assist in training and mentoring.
 
Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health and safety in design.

Attend internal project briefing, to gain overview of project and jobholder’s responsibility within the project.

Carry out briefing and management of the junior team members in analysing data, development of plans, computer modelling and report writing.

Prepare fee proposal for Line Manager approval.

Carry out briefing and management of the junior team members in analysing data, development of plans, computer modelling and report writing.

Attend Project Progress meetings.

Prepare client reports.

Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.

Provide specialist advice to other areas of the business.

Manage sub-consultants to produce deliverables against agreed timescales and in line with budget.

Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health and safety in design.

Specific Skills Required:

Development and application of the Dubai RTA VISUM Transport Model for the purpose of TIS / TMP studies

Development and application of a major microscopic transport model (e.g. Legion, VISSIM, Dynasim.)

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

Safeguard – To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

Be decisive – Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

Be impactful – Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

Be client-focused – Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

Be the role model – Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience in the field of transport planning and modelling of which at least 5 years must be focused on transport modelling.

Experience of delivering technical challenging development projects.

Experience in the use of the following computer programmes: TRICS, Oscady, Arcady, Picady, Transyt and/or Linsig. (Autocad and Autotrack would be advantageous)

Experience in the preparation and delivery of Access Feasibility, Transport Scoping, Transport Statements, Transport Assessments and Travel Plans for a wide range of development proposals.

Working knowledge of Design Manual for Roads & Bridges and Local Authority Guidelines

Experience of engaging with local authority officers and understanding of the planning process

Understanding of Health and Safety requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

Educated to degree/masters level.

Professional Accreditation such as MICE, MILT or CIHT.

Working towards Chartered or Transport Planning Professional status.

Job Category Engineering – Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197583BR

Mechanical Inspector-Irrigation wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
The Mechanical Inspector will ensure the contractors are compliant with the contract documents, coordinate on a daily basis with the other teams to document and verify the quality and quantity of work performed by the Contractor and process the incoming Inspection Requests and technical submittals, and perform the necessary actions.
 
Job Duties

Reading and understanding the package contract documents, detailed drawings, specifications, and health and safety measures, together with any associated updates.
 
Ensuring the contractor(s) are complying with the standards and specifications of the contract documents through observation, measurements, and testing as well as tracking quality assurance progress.

Maintaining records of the contractor manpower and equipment daily resources.

Undertaking all site supervision and inspections when required or instructed by the Resident Engineer (RE) or the Assistant Resident Engineer (ARE).

Documenting, in the areas assigned to the Inspector, the contractor’s personnel and equipment, activities observed, location of activities, reason for activities, and means and methods utilised.

Additionally, report on materials delivery and following and implementing any site instructions made by the leader. Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Follow up and implement any site instructions made by the leader.

Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the leader

Monitoring conformance to quality, performance, and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties.

Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and report on violations

Specific Skills Required

Good knowledge in basic design requirements, familiar with Mechanical methodologies (HVAC/Plumbing/Drainage/ Fire Protection/ Water Supply) landscape irrigation systems including water features and installation processes and procedures. Knowledge of the Building Codes.

Experience in Buildings of all types in particular high-rise, mixed use residential and commercial, retail and hospitality urban public realm master developments experience required.

Effective oral and written communication skills.

Competent at writing reports – can present views clearly and concisely in good written English.

Detailed knowledge of construction techniques.

Minimum Requirements

Experience in Mechanical related type projects required. Candidates must have experience in Construction Supervision with a Consultancy with a minimum of 10 years of overall experience (minimum 5 years in the UAE)
Preferred Qualifications

For the Inspector position, a Diploma in Engineering is required. For candidates who wish to progress onto Engineer level – a related Degree is required in the Engineering fields.

LEED AP/ GA certification preferred

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198373BR

Quantity Surveyor wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM is currently seeking Quantity Surveyor, Dubai. As a Quantity Surveyor you will provide a comprehensive, accurate and value driven service for large, high profile and exciting key commercial, corporate and residential clients.
 
Job Duties:

Feasibility estimates, cost planning (presenting with no supervision), contract procurement, tender documentation, value engineering and commercial awareness, fee generation, dispute resolution, post contract management (competent in cost reporting).
 
Drive performance standards through expert communication and effective use of the performance management process.

Work on projects of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors and appropriate problem solving.

Manage projects effectively using APIC, Pinnacle/ePMP and other appropriate management systems/protocols.

Be aware of and develop marketing opportunities and where appropriate bring to the attention of Directors and the Business Development Department, in order that they may assist in following up potential leads enabling the development of new business.

Minimum Requirements

Significant experience in the Commercial Market with experience and training within a PQS business.
Preferred Qualifications

Ideally Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar qualification and hold Chartered status

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197919BR

HR Projects & Processes Manager wanted by SERCO – Dubai

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Serco Middle East is looking for an experienced, motivated and analytical HR Projects & Processes Manager to be based in Dubai. This role is responsible for the design, scope, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of all projects within the HR Department, in line with the lead from Head of HR, ensuring consistency with the dans strategy and values. The position will also be responsible for analysing the efficiency and effectiveness of processes within HR, as well as upstream processes that may impact HR operations, as defined by the Head of HR.

Structure and reporting relationship
 
Communication and Working Relationships
 
Executive Management (CEO, & EVPs): to communicate and coordinate the HR Projects & Processes strategy of dans in order to support the dans strategy.
 
VP’s and Heads of Department: to ensure that the delivery of HR Projects & Processes are supporting the operational needs of the business.

Operational and Frontline Staff: to ensure that the delivery or HR Projects & Processes are supporting the operational needs of their role.

External suppliers and professional organisations: liaise with external suppliers and professional organisations to negotiate provision of external programmes to dans.

Budget: The job holder is responsible for a budget of AED 500,000 based on the following breakdown:

Induction Budget

Handbook Budget

Award & Reward budget

Employee Engagement budget (survey and engagement activities)

Direct Reports: nil

Indirect Reports: 0

Key accountabilities

HR Projects & Initiatives: Set-up and execute a variety of HR projects and initiatives, including but not limited to Job Evaluation Committee, Succession Planning, etc. This will involve project scoping and planning, stakeholder analysis, data collection and analysis, development of draft outcomes and communication. Make recommendations to Head of HR regarding best practices, including adoption of new trends and initiatives.
HR Policies & Procedures: Develop HR policies and processes, ensuring that they are current, conform to government legislation and follow best practices. Work with the HR teams to identify improvements. Conduct employee feedback forums, where appropriate, to test employee feedback and to improve ‘buy in and involvement’, and report to the Head of HR.
Restructures / Organisational Design: Manage the people aspects of any restructures within the organization, including redeployment/redundancy/retirement completed within timescales and budgets. Ensure that the appropriate HR support mechanisms are in place for staff to accept this business process. Prepare analysis and feedback for future reference and action.
Employee Engagement: Contribute to the continued improvement of the health of the organisation by monitoring performance indicators, such as sickness absence, levels of grievances, disciplinary, work/life balance, and developing initiatives and solutions to enable positive business trends. This will include, but is not limited to, managing the employee engagement survey, overseeing and driving the individual action plans that results from the survey and implementing an employee suggestion scheme. Support the HR Operational Team with implementing the initiatives and with communicating the message.
Induction & Orientation: To oversee, develop and implement the dans induction programme, taking into account best practices, ensuring that all new employees adjust and acclimatise to their jobs and working environment in the shortest time feasible.
Reward & Recognition: To oversee, develop, manage and implement the dans recognition programme, ensuring that all awards and rewards align with the organisation values and strategy and links to the PMS system.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Knowledge:

Ability to energise and inspire employees to implement innovative solutions.
Ability to work collaboratively across groups
Ability to define, initiate, plan and manage projects.
Ability to analyse data and use them to define weaknesses and opportunities.
Strong change management experience and ability to strategically lead and drive fulfilment of the strategic requirements of the role.

Experience:

Demonstrable experience in leading, managing and delivering projects on time and within budget.
Experience in project and change management of HR projects
Experience in working with all levels of management and consulting with key business stakeholders.
Experience in leading cross-functional teams.
Experienced in HR policies and processes.
Experience in leading without authority.

Qualifications and Education:

Educated to a post-graduate level from a leading university in Business Management or Human Resources.
Studying towards or completion of CIPD, SHRM or another Human Resource certification.
Project Management qualification or certification (PMP, PRINCE 2, etc.)
Change Management qualification or certification (Prosci, etc.)
Aviation experience preferred

Administration Assistant wanted by SERCO – Abu Dhabi

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Career Opportunities: Administration Assistant (Events) (54504)
Req ID 54504 – Posted 04/10/2018 – United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi – Administration/Secretarial/Clerical – Full Time
Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.
Serco customers are looking for expertise in managing their people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise economic decision makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and – most of all – deliver quality services directly to the public.
Serco supplies to governments, government enterprise, agencies and companies who seek a trusted outsourcing partner with a solid track-record of service excellence. Serco people offer operational, logistical and technical expertise in the Transport, Justice and Immigration, Defence, Education and Healthcare industries as well as in the commercial sectors of Facilities Management.

Serco Middle East have been in the Region since 1947, starting out delivering Air Traffic Control Services in Bahrain; a service we are proudly still running today and have expanded to include many other Airports in the region.

We have expanded significantly since that time across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Iraq. We have been supporting the RTA to operate the Dubai Metro since 2009 and have launched the flagship Saudi Arabia Passenger Rail service from Riyadh to Qassim in 2017. We deliver Facility Management services to Hospitals, Universities, Airports, Military Facilities and Commercial Estates in the UAE and large-scale medical facilities in Saudi Arabia. We also deliver staff training and education to selected officers of the Qatar Armed Forces at the Officers’ training institute located at the Ahmed Bin Mohammed Military College in Doha.
Focussing on our core values, and creating a positive environment for employees to thrive, we look forward to a bright future as we continue to grow with the region.

Administration Assistant (Events) – Success Profile

Reporting to: Soft Services Manager

Division / Function: IFS

Base location: Zayed University, Abu Dhabi

Key purpose

Works as the liaison between Serco and Zayed University to help ensure a seamless support of Serco services to the Zayed University Convention Center team in Abu Dhabi. Serco supports Zayed University events by providing a variety of services that include both technical, and non-technical, ensuring the efficient and effective delivery of requested services. A key position acting as the conduit between Serco and the ZU Convention Centre Team.

This role will on occasions require flexibility of working days/hours as required, as decided by the Serco Soft Services Manager and event needs.

Structure and reporting relationship

Based on the specific requirement of the role

Key accountabilities

Acts as first point of contact for liaison between Serco and ZU Convention Centre Team.

Ensures that Serco are prepared in terms of support for events in the Convention Center in terms of cleaning, MEP (Technicians) Security and AV (Audio Visual) support as required and to determine the level of support required.

Conducts pre, and post event area inspections for damage and ensure findings are raised with the Universities representatives and escalated to Serco.

Acts as first point of contact for pre, during and post events at all times, ensuring appropriate and timely response.

To ensure attendance at all event setups and events irrespective of time of day/night and to ensure Serco respond to any issues that may arise.

Cost and bill ZU for additional services where appropriate

During non-event times will support the Serco team with administrative duties as allocated by the Senior Administrator.

DEGREE OF INDEPENDENCE/COMPLEXITY OF ENVIRONMENT

Needs to be able to prioritize a variety of tasks and demonstrate a multi-tasking ability.

Ability to work flexible hours including late evenings and weekends when events are taking place.

Ability to seek information, respond quickly and efficiently to incidences, and provide alternative solutions to ensure stability and continuity.

Ability to communicate effectively.

There is a need to work closely with the ZU staff ensuring that flow of communication is effective

Person in the role must be self-motivated and willing to take the initiative

Must be able to think quickly and make decisions supported by the Serco Team.

WORKING RELATIONSHIPS/IMPACT OF INTERACTIONS

Interacts with both genders in a multinational environment with similar courtesy and comfort both at client and supplier level.

Monitors the performance of third party suppliers/contractors to the Convention Center.

Will from time to time have to deal with issues which are confidential and sensitive in nature requiring professionalism and discretion.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience
Minimum 1 years’ experience in events liaison/administrative role.
Demonstration of excellent client communication skills is essential, as well as possession of analytical and organizational skills.

Other essential requirements:

Excellent English both written and verbal is essential.
Excellent computer skills with experience in MS office.
Must be an excellent communicator

Desired or preferred requirements:

UAE National.
Zayed University Alumni

COMPETENCIES

Excellent Customer Service skills including an ability to empathize with others
Ability to determine client requirements and provide solutions to urgent needs
Good organizational and planning skills
Ability to prioritize tasks and respond pro-actively
Coaching and problem-solving skills
Persistent and self-motivated
Teamwork and Flexibility
Innovative

Supervisor Maintenance Engineering – MOTIONGATE – DUBAI

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Contract Type: Full Time | Permanent Function: Technical Services Closing Date: 25 July 2019 Location: Dubai, U.A.E.
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In a never before seen experience, Dubai Parks and Resorts hosts MOTIONGATE™ Dubai – a destination that brings visitors in direct contact with their favorite characters and stories. We are inviting everyone to play a part and as a team member of MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, you’ll enjoy all the fun that comes with an exciting career. You’ll work with a cast of amazingly talented and inspiring people in a job that’s so immersive it hardly feels like work. Come and work with an exciting team where we all play a vital part in the story – whether you choose a role serving the delicious food, to maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride. Whatever your chosen vocation you will help tell compelling, enduring stories and create memories for our guests that will last a lifetime.

Play Your Part
In this role you will responsible of managing the maintenance, servicing, repairs for all the departments under Technical Services, to be always in a first class condition, safe, methodically and consistently.

Must strictly adapt to the theme-park Dubai, U.S and U.K standards across all areas.

Must be multi-tasking and always be working hand-in-hand with the various departments under the “Technical Service” division across Bollywood, Motiongate and Legoland.

Must always remain communicative and be responsible for all the technical works required by the “Operations” division.

You know how to motivate your team and are very communicative towards colleagues from all departments.

Main Duties:

Continually liaise with the manufacturers and vendors to ensure all the equipment are fully operational

Effective servicing, preventive maintenance, annual testing and other programs are thoroughly carried out.

Will always remain pro-active towards making any necessary adjustments, ordering spare parts and identifying any problematic equipment.

Ensure the Operations and Technical teams are operating all equipment safely and are always trained and competent.

Liaise with the teams for any quick services required under maintenance for Attractions and Buildings.

Efficiently manage the Technical reporting system to ensure reports are generated in accordance with the timelines required and provide accurate and necessary information to optimize efficiency and revenue generation.

Compile the budgets and staff schedules for the Technical Service team in a way which will maximize operational effectiveness and minimize cost.

Any other duties as may be reasonably requested by the Management Team
Are You a Star?
In order to be qualified for this role you should possess the below criteria:

Essential:

A registered Diploma or Degree, in engineering from a reliable school

Certifications of further studies or educational upgrades

Certifications for trainings, participations and licenses, in engineering

Mechanically and Electrically incline.

Must be certified / competent PLC systems user

Worked in a theme-park environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a building facilities environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a system integration environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a plant environment, minimum 2 years

Understanding/Maintaining /Programming control logic system

Understanding/Maintaining of Electrical and Mechanical system

Understanding/ Managing processes and documentations

Desirable:

Electrical / Mechanical worker licenses
Hydraulics / Pneumatics licenses or certificates of training

WHSE certifications

Work at Heights Supervisory Certificates

Heavy / Light, vehicle and equipment licenses

PLC training / competency certificates
Worked as an installer or service provider or maintaining of rides and attractions
Worked as an installer or service provider or maintaining of systems integrations
Understanding/Managing heavy / light equipment
Understanding/Managing several control logic software

Reporting and Management skills and communications

Sr. Network Engineer wanted at Ghassan Aboud – Jebel Ali

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Job Description
 
The Senior Network Engineer is responsible for designing, installing and troubleshooting Group network systems (including wireless and VoIP) to meet the functional objectives of the business.
 
The role is involved with the configuration and maintenance of physical and logical network components. Providing assistant to the Head of Infrastructure and Operations in the design of the network architecture, the network infrastructure, and planning and designing of LAN/WAN/wireless/VoIP solutions.

Job Sepecifictaions:
 
Technologies: WAN and LAN connectivity, routers, firewalls, and other security systems, data protection systems, cloud infrastructures.
Microsoft related technologies: AD, Windows Server, Office365, SQL, SharePoint
Virtualization technologies: VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft
Remote access solution support: VPN, Terminal Services
Remote monitoring and management of system alerts and notifications

Perform network assessments and security audits and ensure compliance with Security Best practices and IS policies
Participate in the administration and maintenance of the remote monitoring and management system
Deploy and troubleshoot technologies, perform Root Cause Analysis
Document and maintain all computer systems and network infrastructure
Communication with stakeholders keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying them of impending changes or agreed outages
Be available for other junior staff and coach them to resolution.

Virtual Consulting Systems Engineer wanted – CISCO – Dubai

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JOB ID 1230181
What You’ll Do
 
Ever wondered what it would be like to immerse yourself in the ocean of major technology disruptions in the world today? What if you could be rewarded for being at the epicenter of helping drive industry vertical sales of one of the largest pioneers of the Internet on our planet, shaping the future through connecting the previously unconnected?

As a dynamic technical leader, you will be providing technical direction and business guidance across the Middle East, Global Virtual Engineering (GVE) and driving business impact through technology solutions and ecosystem partners. You will work with internal and external

stakeholders in order to drive technology, services, and software adoption, business relevance, contributing to building a strong business network. You will be responsible for GVE’s industry vertical thought leadership, translating this for business relevancy (across GVE, GVS&CS, and Cisco), and continually seeking innovative methods for improving your vertical’s performance and overall impact. You will use Cisco technology to stay virtually connected with team members, customers and peers using collaboration tools and processes.

Who You’ll Work With

You will be part of one of Cisco’s fastest growing, disruptive, and innovative sales teams and the talent engine for Cisco Sales. We serve our customer’s life-cycle through a series of selling motions (Land, Adopt, Expand, Renewal, and Services) in order to drive higher value and an optimal experience from Cisco solutions. Your stakeholders will include GVE, GVS&CS, Business Entities, WW Systems Engineering, GPO, and WW Field Sales.
The Global Virtual Engineering team within the Global Virtual Sales and Customer Success (GVS&CS) organization is a dynamic and multicultural team that consistently delivers technology sales enablement therefore contributing to profitable growth. Within this trusted team you can share best practices, your ideas, feel supported by your colleagues, challenge the status quo, be innovative, and have the flexibility to drive projects you are passionate about.
We connect Cisco customers with solutions that can transform their businesses and change the world for the better. You will have a significant impact in how customers are driving value from these solutions and technology offers.
We will provide you with a platform for success including: coaching, training and on-the-job learning that will strongly support you in your career advancement.
You will discover an innovative, flexible and award-winning working environment using the latest Cisco technologies to enable and empower you to perform to the very best of your abilities. Our teams can adapt quickly to respond to market changes and are highly encouraged to give back to our local communities.

Who You Are

Are you a people-focused technical sales professional with a broad knowledge of Cisco and/or relevant industry products, solutions, technologies, software and related programs? Do you have the ability to own the room when talking about industry vertical solutions? Do you demonstrate strong executive presence, act as an evangelist, have the ability to win hearts and minds (influencer), and add energy and confidence to your key interactions? Are you able to represent GVE (overall) as well as industry vertical thought leadership at any level from IC to Senior Leadership? Do you love facilitating communications and understanding requirements from customers, partners, sales, and engineering teams?
If you are a guru in translating technology vision, strategy and goals into a compelling value proposition for the team, then we want you!

Our minimum requirements for this role:

Experience in Vertical Specific Experience in Opportunities such as Manufacturing, Finance, Sports & Entertainment, Healthcare, Education, Government, Energy and/or Transportation
Passionate about the rapidly evolving world of Healthcare and Education and experience with Application Ecosystem Vendors in bringing multi-vendor solutions to market
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
Bring energy and experience in presenting to colleagues on complex topics and skills
Can navigate between organizational levels breaking silos and finding opportunities to collaborate between groups.
People oriented, interested and skilled in growing talent & team, able to work with early in careers as well as experienced specialists
Regional Relevance (ie. Regulatory requirements)
Excellent written and verbal communication, listening and strong presentation skills
Strong problem solving skills: ability to assess a problem and figure out an effective course of action. Ready to take on calculated risks.

Automation Software Engineer wanted at CISCO – Dubai

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Automation Software Engineer – SIO
JOB ID 1239888
Cisco’s Advanced Services (AS) Software Integration and Orchestration (SIO) team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work on design, develop, build, test and integration of Automation & Orchestration solutions. The team works with large Service Provider and Enterprise customers to help transform their networks to virtualized, automated, cloud enabled, self-healing and secure network systems. The Automation solutions cover both physical and virtual infrastructure including Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Hardware/Software Disaggregation, Cloud, DC, WAN, Mobility and Security infrastructure.

The Software Developer role is to work with team of software developers working on Automation solutions leveraging software products & tools from both Cisco and non-Cisco (OpenSource, 3rd party) vendors. The Automation solutions may be comprised of software products & tools such as Network Services Orchestrator (NSO), NFV solutions to automate Cisco and 3rd party Virtual Network Functions (VNFs), Ansible, OpenStack, Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP), Integration Middleware, Workflow Management and UI/Portal systems.

Who You are

The Team is comprised of Automation Architects, Software Development Leads and Software Developers who work on customer’s software integration, automation & orchestration projects. The work activities are;

understand customer requirements
advise customer on possible solution options
design the solution
implementation of solution using Cisco and 3rd party products with potential extensions and customizations
integrate into existing customer’s OSS/BSS systems
package and deploy solution in the target environments
perform integration, system & acceptance testing in various non-production as well as in a customer’s production environmet
provide day-2 support and ongoing optimization.

Who You’ll Work With

The Team interacts with Customer, Business Units, Sales team and Technical Services during the lifecycle of a project through Presales scoping/Proof-Of-Concept/Project delivery/Optimization. The role is to work in a small team of software SMEs spread globally.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

The role of Software Developer is work in small team of software developers & automation architects to build and deliver integration, automation & orchestration solutions. Internally, the person works with the virtual team of developers and testers and externally, the person may work with customer’s technical leads and middle management.

The candidate should be able to perform the following activities: comprehension of solution requirements & documentation, solution architecture & design, Test-Driven and Behavior Driven development (TDD/BDD), software customization, software deployment architecture and software packaging, integration, system and customer acceptance testing for the customer’s software solution.

Candidate must be experienced on Agile Software Development methodology.

The candidate should have prior experience (about 3-5 years) of delivering on complex and highly scalable software projects.

The candidate should have strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations. The person should be self-motivated and able to work independently and/or in support of small teams

Desired Skills

The person should have skillsets on most of these software technologies:

Hands-on experience with programming languages like Java, Python, JavaScript, No-SQL & Relational Database
Hands on experience with software integration – Web Services (SOAP/RESTful), ESBs
Working knowledge of network & software configuration tools such as Tail-f/NSO, Ansible, Chef/Puppe
Working knowledge of BPMN workflow engines (jBPM/Activiti or Camunda etc) is preferre
Hands on experience with SDLC tools (Jenkins, Git, Automated Testing Frameworks
Working knowledge of MEAN stack (Mongo, Express, Angular & Node.JS) is preferre
Knowledge of Virtualization & Cloud (VMware, OpenStack)
Knowledge of Analytics with Big Data, AI, Machine Learning algorithms
Exposure to networking architectures including DC, WAN, Campus, Mobility, Security is a plus

Systems Engineer wanted at CISCO – Dubai

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Systems Engineer- SP as Channel
JOB ID 1237661
The Systems Engineers at Cisco are customer-focused technical sales professionals who provide high level technical support and guidance to customers. He/she collaborates with the Account Team to recommend and develop appropriate customer solution offerings.

We enable our top enterprise customers to transform their business to next generation architectures including new technologies, cloud models and new services. We leverage our assets to solve our enterprise customer’s critical challenges. Do you want to help with this change? You can have the ability to manage market transitions in new architectures like Enterprise Networking including Digital Network Architecture, next generation Data Center, Security and Collaboration with innovative Service concepts included.

The ideal candidate is an experienced systems engineer looking to build out their career to the next level and help drive key deals in selected Financial account as well as being an advocate for the customer within Cisco and contribute to a Global Cisco team.

What You’ll Do
The Systems Engineer provides an architectural perspective across the Cisco product portfolio and can leverage his / her technical specialization for specific opportunities.
Participate in the creation of an overall account plan
Participate in the creation of a technical account plan
Proactively generate leads through customer meetings, seminars, and education Qualify Opportunities

Define customer business problem in a technical context
Help plan for and move deals through the sales process by knowing how and when to engage the appropriate Cisco and partner tools and resources (such as CSE, SE, PSS, AS Engineers, etc.)
Define solution options and articulate the benefits of a Cisco solution
Research and demonstrate solution ROI
Coordinate solution development, including leveraging replicable architectures and researching customized solutions
Develop proof of concept, including presentation and documentation of test results
Develop or oversee development of presentation materials
Present technical components of Cisco solutions to customer Competencies & Behaviors Business Acumen

Learn a broad-level of knowledge of the business economics and trends of the industries and vertical markets in which one’s customers conduct business, and how Cisco solutions add financial and strategic value.
Build relationships both within and outside of Cisco; establish credibility quickly through personal self-confidence

Understand competitor offerings and provide input to the sales team on product positioning and differentiation.
Handle post-sales escalation and resolve issues, by coordinating and working with all internal and external stakeholders.

Who You’ll Work With

The Systems Engineer acts in an increasingly consultative fashion and is looked to as an expert, or trusted technical advisor, in his / her field by the account team and customer. All SEs engage customers face-to-face or via collaborative tools and technology such as WebEx, Telepresence, etc. As part of a Global account team it will be necessary to work cross-functionally with various members of the regional teams. This will ensure alignment with the global account strategy and consistent local implementation.

Who You Are

Several years of related experience.
Cisco product experience or relevant experience in key competitor offerings in technology area of emphasis required.
Pre-Sales experience highly recommended.
Typically requires BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent.
CCNP or CCDP Certification or higher preferred.
Strong understanding of the customer business model and common financial pain points; ability to frame Cisco offerings in terms of business drivers
Advanced understanding of Cisco vision and technology; articulate the vision from the customer perspective •Understand customer business drivers and how to map these to a customer network platform Technical Acumen
Understand networking industry trends, including new products and solutions
Understand competitive product and solution landscape
Advanced knowledge in Routing & Switching
Advanced knowledge in Networking Platform Design
Excellent technical consulting skills, including ability to define trade-offs, ask probing questions, and incorporate Cisco solutions into a broader technology environment
Proactively share information about common replicable architectures that are most appropriate for assigned customers
The technical specialist SE has an in depth knowledge of their specialization and adjacent technologies including product, technology, and competitive information

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Write and speak English fluently.

Systems Engineer wanted at CISCO – Dubai

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Engineer – Network
JOB ID 1237073
The Systems Engineers at Cisco are customer-focused technical sales professionals who provide high level technical support and guidance to customers. He/she collaborates with the Account Team to recommend and develop appropriate customer solution offerings.

We enable our top enterprise customers to transform their business to next generation architectures including new technologies, cloud models and new services. We leverage our assets to solve our enterprise customer’s critical challenges. Do you want to help with this change? You can have the ability to manage market transitions in new architectures like Enterprise Networking including Digital Network Architecture, next generation Data Center, Security and Collaboration with innovative Service concepts included.

The ideal candidate is an experienced systems engineer looking to build out their career to the next level and help drive key deals in selected Financial account as well as being an advocate for the customer within Cisco and contribute to a Global Cisco team.

What You’ll Do
The Systems Engineer provides an architectural perspective across the Cisco product portfolio and can leverage his / her technical specialization for specific opportunities.
Participate in the creation of an overall account plan
Participate in the creation of a technical account plan
Proactively generate leads through customer meetings, seminars, and education Qualify Opportunities

Define customer business problem in a technical context
Help plan for and move deals through the sales process by knowing how and when to engage the appropriate Cisco and partner tools and resources (such as CSE, SE, PSS, AS Engineers, etc.)
Define solution options and articulate the benefits of a Cisco solution
Research and demonstrate solution ROI
Coordinate solution development, including leveraging replicable architectures and researching customized solutions
Develop proof of concept, including presentation and documentation of test results
Develop or oversee development of presentation materials
Present technical components of Cisco solutions to customer Competencies & Behaviors Business Acumen

Learn a broad-level of knowledge of the business economics and trends of the industries and vertical markets in which one’s customers conduct business, and how Cisco solutions add financial and strategic value.
Build relationships both within and outside of Cisco; establish credibility quickly through personal self-confidence

Understand competitor offerings and provide input to the sales team on product positioning and differentiation.
Handle post-sales escalation and resolve issues, by coordinating and working with all internal and external stakeholders.

Who You’ll Work With

The Systems Engineer acts in an increasingly consultative fashion and is looked to as an expert, or trusted technical advisor, in his / her field by the account team and customer. All SEs engage customers face-to-face or via collaborative tools and technology such as WebEx, Telepresence, etc. As part of a Global account team it will be necessary to work cross-functionally with various members of the regional teams. This will ensure alignment with the global account strategy and consistent local implementation.

Who You Are

Several years of related experience.
Cisco product experience or relevant experience in key competitor offerings in technology area of emphasis required.
Pre-Sales experience highly recommended.
Typically requires BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent.
CCNP or CCDP Certification or higher preferred.
Strong understanding of the customer business model and common financial pain points; ability to frame Cisco offerings in terms of business drivers
Advanced understanding of Cisco vision and technology; articulate the vision from the customer perspective •Understand customer business drivers and how to map these to a customer network platform Technical Acumen
Understand networking industry trends, including new products and solutions
Understand competitive product and solution landscape
Advanced knowledge in Routing & Switching
Advanced knowledge in Networking Platform Design
Excellent technical consulting skills, including ability to define trade-offs, ask probing questions, and incorporate Cisco solutions into a broader technology environment
Proactively share information about common replicable architectures that are most appropriate for assigned customers
The technical specialist SE has an in depth knowledge of their specialization and adjacent technologies including product, technology, and competitive information

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Write and speak English fluently.

Construction Manager wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
In support of the Project Director the Construction Manager will lead AECOM’s delivery of project construction management scope of services. The candidate will act as support to the PD and be the client’s main point of contact in the absence of the PD advising on all matters related to the scope of work under the contract.

Job Duties:
Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality) of assigned package.
Supervise and manage the contractors to ensure the works are constructed as per specification and to established milestone dates.

Manage and direct the project delivery team to undertake day to day inspections of the works.

Maintain a very high level of Safety awareness and ensure the contractor complies with his obligations.

Support the PD / Contracts Manager to administer the FIDIC based contract where aplicable.

Presents progress and package issues to client team.

Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the Client and key subcontractors.

Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project

Establishes and monitors the Project Execution Plan

Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project and monitors site staff performance

Plans, directs, supervises and controls the execution of all fiscal and administrative functions of the project and the site team

Work with other managers, project engineers and discipline Heads to develop budgets, schedules and plans for the various elements of the project

Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activities within the program, including significant milestones and any conditions, which would affect project cost, schedule, performance or Client relation

Establishes internal weekly meetings to review project status and formulate action items

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate

Represent the company in all Client meetings.

Provides risk management, reviews of claims and highlights key contractual issues

Specific Skills Required:

Delivery experience of high rise, commercial / residential project with entertainment / retail components would be beneficial.
Minimum Requirements

Minimum 12-15 years of related construction supervision / management experience on Building and Construction or Infrastructure projects with a broad general engineering background.
Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor Degree in relevant Engineering field (i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural etc) and PMP, plus membership of a recognized professional institution preferred. Working knowledge of contracts in pre and post contract stage for delivery and execution (FIDIC, NEC,etc…)

Secretary / Document Controller wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM is currently seeking to hire Secretary/Document Controller to be based at Dubai.The role will be to provide efficient administrative support to the Project including typing, telephone and reception duties to facilitate effective communication and the efficient running of the Project.

Job Duties:
Liaise effectively with the Project Manager, Engineers, Site Staffs, and external contacts on behalf of the project office.
 
Coordinate and organize meetings/seminars within the project office, and with external clients, and assist with the preparation of presentations, agendas and minutes.

Provide efficient word processing, clerical, photocopying, filing and minute taking duties in respect of the Project.

Screen incoming mails and telephone calls, action responses & redirect correspondence where necessary.

Organize and coordinate travel requests for the Project Manager and other Engineers, relating to the project where and when required.

Maintains confidential records and filing of reports, correspondence and related material for ease of retrieval.

Performing secretarial, administrative, organizing and research tasks requiring a sound understanding of organization policy and structure.

Coordinating and ordering of stationary and office supplies.

Propose improvements to internal processes and procedures for the efficient and effective administration of all office procedures within the project office.

Keep computerized records of all Service Users who are referred to the project.

Other duties as assigned by the Project Manager.

Specific Skills Required:

Strong Sound knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

Excellent people skills

Working knowledge of e-mail and Internet

Experience in Database Management.

Accurate word processing skills

Ability to collate information accurately

Able to work alone and as part of a team

Understanding and practical application of confidentiality

Able to prioritize work

Person Specification (Behavioural Attributes):

Confident, with the ability to work either independently or as part of a team

Should be able to work well with other people and to communicate clearly.

Accuracy & precision of work

Good problem solving skills

Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure

Accountability for assigned work

The ability to communicate at all levels in English.

Efficient and punctual.

Positive, enthusiastic, customer service attitude

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 3 years of experience within similar projects, with minimum 3 years in UAE.

Middle East experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelors Degree or Diploma or equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. Along with typing speed of 45 words per minute.

Material Inspector wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM is seeking an experienced Materials Inspector for a major Roads and Infrastructure and bridges projects located in Dubai. The role involves both inspection and the supervision of Roads and Infrastructure works of the project and to ensure that the activities are being executed in accordance with the project specification.

Job Details:
Inspect site conditions prior to start of construction activities. Verify the compatibility of the site with the designed permanent works.

Check for obstructions. Photograph and document the condition of existing property that might be damaged by the work. Make sure all existing structures, property, utilities and landscaping are properly protected.

Review materials delivered to site for conformance with approved samples, materials and equipment and report findings to RE.

Check that materials delivered to site are properly stored and report discrepancies to the RE.

Inspect the construction of temporary and permanent works to ensure compliance with the Contract Documents and approved shop drawings and submittals.

Prepare daily logs and reports. Maintain records of inspections made, tests performed, work executed, etc perform all work in accordance with the Contract Administration Procedures Manual.

Observe site safety practices and the progress of the work. Report any concerns to the RE.

Assists with the inspection of completed works. Help prepare punch lists. Monitor the start-up, testing, commissioning and handover of the works.

Review RFIs received from Contractor (s) and make recommendations on resolution.

Review any requests for variance received from Contractors and provide comments as to entitlement and recommendations on resolution.

Able to read working drawings and related specifications; be able to enforce these specifications and produce relevant reports.

Specific Skills Required:

Strong Construction supervision experience.

Well experienced in the civil and infrastructure supervision.

High level of critical thinking skills.

High level of numerical skills.

Must have ability to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports etc.

Minimum Requirements

5 + years of relevant experience in laboratory materials testing including field inspection of samples and materials.

Middle East experience preferred.

Relevant experience in comparable roads and bridges projects.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Relevant Technical Field.

RTA/ DCL approval is preferred.

Project Director wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM are currently seeking a Project Director for Dubai location.Project Director or acting project lead through direct deployment on projects as assigned. Overall coordination of the entire project management, contractual and technical team. Representing the Firm and the main point of contact towards the client and acts as the Clients prime point of contact for the project management aspects of the project, including progress reporting, safety, financial management / reporting quality control and design management. Managing the planning and resource allocation for the project identifies the resource requirements for the effective supervision of the construction works, and works with the project controls team to gain client approval for staffing if and when required.

Builds a trusted relationship with the management team and with the client’s counterpart staff. Establishes an appropriate working relationship with project stakeholders including but not limited to client, contractors and consultants. Places an emphasis on safe construction practices (Target Zero) and implementation of the HSE monitoring and reporting processes / procedures aimed at maintaining a high quality of safe construction. Leads by example in driving safe practices on site.

Uses effective project management and controls systems to regularly report on progress to the client. Attending meetings with the Client, Contractor and other Consultants Supervising the Contractor’s work to achieve construction in accordance with the contract documents managing the supervision consultant in the review of contractor’s technical submissions and ensuring all materials and equipment meet the required specifications.

Providing all necessary on-site directions and instructions. Having the ability to coordinate and monitor all disciplines of work related to the project, this includes both management of the supervision team as well as the contractors, subcontractors and other specialists. Skilled in the management and control of contractors and sub-contractors in conformance with contract documents, drawings and specifications this includes a working knowledge with local and international specifications that may relate to the project.

Monitoring the progress of works and updating, planning and preparing progress reports as required until handing over the project. Establishes and enforces effective project quality control procedures and ensures that they are audited in accordance with the contract requirements and the firm’s internal systems. Manage software and systems required under the contract for the administration of the project’s construction.

Evaluates, selects, and adapts project construction management and control techniques, procedures, and criteria to suit job tasks, and devises and implements solutions to problems encountered. Ensures that the project management team members effectively identify manage and report project risks. Performs staff evaluations of the project team and acts as the senior manager for all matters related to direct reports evaluations

Job Duties:

Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality) of assigned project(s).

Manage / Supervises the Project Management Team on Site

Supervise the Contractors to ensure the works are constructed as per specification and to established milestone dates.

Maintain a very high level of Safety awareness and ensure the contractor complies with his obligations.

Capable of administering the FIDIC based contract if performing the role of the Engineer

Resolves site issues

Presents progress and package issues to client team.

Discuss changes to the scope of work with the Client and key subcontractors.

Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project

Establishes Project Execution Plan, Health & Safety Plan, Quality Control Plan and other documents in relation to our scope

Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project and monitors site staff performance

Plans, directs, supervises and controls the execution of all technical, fiscal and administrative functions of the project and the site team

Assigns responsibility to key subordinates in their respective fields of expertise

Provides input to performance reviews and develop plans for subordinates

Work with other managers, project engineers and discipline Heads to develop budgets, schedules and plans for the various elements of the project

Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activities within the program, including significant milestones and any conditions, which would affect project cost, schedule, performance or Client relation

Establishes internal weekly meetings to review project status and formulate action items

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate

Represent the company in Client meetings.

Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and lead to address violations

Specific Skills Required:

Experience in delivery and execution of high rise projects located within master planned developments. Must have experience of delivering residential / commercial buildings within city center locations. It would be beneficial if the candidate can demonstrate experience of delivering entertainment projects. Must have a strong background in start-up, execution and handover of major projects within the UAE, specifically Dubai.
Minimum Requirements

Minimum 15-20 years of related senior project construction management experience on horizontal projects including but not limited to building, infrastructure and master planned community developments. 5 years in a senior related technical position with a broad general engineering background would be preferred.

Recent experience and knowledge of Municipal and Local Authority processes, procedures and codes and regulations within the UAE.

Previous experience with a reputable main contractor would be a plus.

Membership or ability to obtain membership in the UAE Society of Engineers is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor Degree in relevant Engineering field (i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural etc.) and PMP, plus membership of a recognized professional institution preferred

Assistant Manager wanted at SERCO – Dubai

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Career Opportunities: Assistant Manager – Customer Service (48170)
Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.
Serco customers are looking for expertise in managing their people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise economic decision makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and – most of all – deliver quality services directly to the public.
Serco supplies to governments, government enterprise, agencies and companies who seek a trusted outsourcing partner with a solid track-record of service excellence. Serco people offer operational, logistical and technical expertise in the Transport, Justice and Immigration, Defence, Education and Healthcare industries as well as in the commercial sectors of Facilities Management.

Serco Middle East have been in the Region since 1947, starting out delivering Air Traffic Control Services in Bahrain; a service we are proudly still running today and have expanded to include many other Airports in the region.

We have expanded significantly since that time across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Iraq. We have been supporting the RTA to operate the Dubai Metro since 2009 and have launched the flagship Saudi Arabia Passenger Rail service from Riyadh to Qassim in 2017. We deliver Facility Management services to Hospitals, Universities, Airports, Military Facilities and Commercial Estates in the UAE and large-scale medical facilities in Saudi Arabia. We also deliver staff training and education to selected officers of the Qatar Armed Forces at the Officers’ training institute located at the Ahmed Bin Mohammed Military College in Doha.
Focussing on our core values, and creating a positive environment for employees to thrive, we look forward to a bright future as we continue to grow with the region.

Assistant Manager for Customer Service – Success Profile

Reporting to: Planning and Performance Manager

Division / Function: Operations

Base location: Dubai UAE

Job family: Planning and Performance

Grade: 14

Serco Leadership Tier: Managing a team within a business or function

Key purpose

The purpose of the job is to manage the Customer Service Team. Ensuring that all the customer complaint are investigated and resolved by the team within the agreed Key Performance Indicator (KPI)

Reason for role

To manage the Customer Service Team.

 

Structure and reporting relationship

Reporting to Planning and Performance Manager

Based on the specific requirement of the role

Key accountabilities

Lead and manage the Customer Service Team in order to provide, promote and improve customer service excellence on Dubai Metro and Dubai Tram;
Ensure Key Performance Indicator (KPI) is consistently met.
Lead customer service initiatives, including improvements in customer communications, implement recommendations from customers, internal stake holders and clients.
Represent Serco in matters relating to Customer Service at client meetings and liaise with several internal departments within the RTA like finance, ACS, contact centre and customer service centre.
Chair the internal customer service meetings to deal with all issues relating to customer communications, surveys etc. with relevant departments within Serco.
Monitor daily progress of customer communications and chase relevant parties to close the cases on CRM database within the time period stipulated in the contract.
Work together with the performance team to ensure that our Key Performance Indicators are met and there are no breaches to Service Level Agreements.
Work together with the RTA customer service team in order to improve relevant processes and procedures.
To be involved in staff recruitment and appraisals;
Provide training to staff to deliver a high standard of customer service;
Design and improve customer service satisfaction surveys and analyse the needs and expectations of customers;
Produce daily, weekly and monthly Customer service communication reports, analyse data, identify trends and take action to improve the trends.
Handle complex Nol complaints and liaise with the Revenue department on matters relating to NOL complaints and resolutions
Liaise with the Passengers services team and Marketing team to ensure that signage are provided prior to a special event or a timetable change.
Analyse the Mystery Shopper Surveys by coordinating with the performance team, identify trends and create action plans to achieve high scores.
Handle customers’ complaints as per Serco’s contractual requirements;
Handle customers’ requirements and enquiries by telephone, fax and email;
Ensure the company strategies and quality systems are followed;
Report and solve faults and problems according to company procedure;
Perform and carry out other duties as instructed / directed by the Planning & Performance Manager.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Ideally a degree holder or higher diploma of post-secondary education in a related discipline
Knowledge of Health & Safety Executive rules and regulations on fatigue management;
Good literacy and analytical skills required for the role;
Ability to understand complex systems and possess good IT skills;
Good communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently and work productively in a fast-paced, team-orientated environment;
Strong organizational skills, detail oriented, and the ability to handle multiple priorities.
Minimum of 3 years Supervisory experience with the Resource Planning Team
Additional / special features of the role

Must be a UAE National
Good literacy and analytical skills required for the role.
A minimum of 3 years of work experience in a relevant field;
Strong background in transport or services industry is highly preferable

Project Director wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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Due to continued growth in our Design and Engineering business we are looking to recruit a Project Director to be based in Dubai.

Responsibilities
 
Establish and maintain project goals and success criteria that meet both Atkins and Client needs
Overall responsibility for the management of a project through to design completion and construction support.
Report to the Country Director and the client on a regular basis on the progress, costs and quality of the project(s) and obtain authority from the client for any decisions/instructions required to ensure continuity in the design function
Create and execute a digital plan of work to support a digital project delivery
Create and execute the BIM Execution Plan

Facilitate the development of the Design Delivery Schedule along with the client and other project stakeholders
Manage distribution and production of project workload within project team
Develop a comprehensive scope of work and contract document deliverables list for each related discipline and ensure no scope gap
Attend all design and project management meetings ensuring coordinated action is taken by the team
Ensure supply chain BIM compliance
Conduct negotiations of scope of work, deliverables and price with supply chain
Determine the requirements for using supply chain
Ensure designs meet client expectations, through facilitation of value engineering and interaction with cost consultants
Carry out design stage risk assessment and management
Initiate and implement regular project technical reviews and ensure compliance with review comments
Ensure project teams are aware of scope requirements to ensure the correct level of delivery
Drive technical design and engineering teams in the use of digital techniques to optimise the efficiency of our design processes
Proactively check and coordinate the BIM model
Interpret US / British Standards and Building Regulations (or as appropriate to KSA)
Monitoring all work executed, at all stages, to ensure that an accurate and professional service is offered
Professional interface with other disciplines and clients’ representative
Manage the quality and timeliness of service delivery to clients
Ensure that the technical teams are adequately resourced
Ensure that contractual deliverables are produced and issued on time and in compliance with the clients requirements
Monitor adherence to the procedures described in the project management manual
Create a positive and proactive approach that drives the whole of the team
Conduct team meetings and direct actions

Atkins has been established in the Gulf for over 40 years, having first carried out design and supervision commissions in the Gulf area in 1967. The regional head office (Dubai) was established in 1979.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Technical Competencies / Qualifications / Experience

Essential

Degree qualified in an engineering or architectural discipline
Minimum of 20 years of professional experience of which 5 years as a Project Director (with a design consultancy firm or project management company) on building projects in excess of AED 500 million construction cost (£100m).
Demonstrable record of taking design consultancy projects from inception through to final delivery wherein the candidate was responsible for the commercial and financial performance of the project including but not limited to contract administration, change management, project financial performance monitoring and project delivery to project programme.
Full knowledge and experience of delivering projects using Building Information Modelling processes
Knowledge of using 3D design tools (Autodesk, Bentley etc.)
Strong background in active digital project management
Demonstrable experience in utilising technology to drive efficient project delivery
Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to quickly adapt to changing environments
Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English
Ability to liaise with a wide variety of staff and Clients at all levels
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel
Thorough understanding of planning / scheduling
Be able to show Leadership skills
Have excellent team building skills
Commercially astute with good analytical skills
The ability to work in a team and independently
Desirable

Fluency in Arabic speaking and writing
Delegation skills
Administrative skills
Experienced Revit or equivalent alternative
Presentation skills
Chartered Engineer / Architect
Member of a recognised professional institution
Site Experience (as a representative of Design Consultant, Project Management Company or a Contractor)
Proficiency in operating planning tools like Primavera and / or MS Projects
3 years work experience within the Middle East
Bidding experience

Behavioural Competencies

Essential

Negotiation and influencing skills
Ability to listen and assimilate information quickly and effectively
Self starter
Articulate/good communicator
Confident
Approachable and able to motivate and inspire project management team
Attention to detail
Collaborative
Seeks continuous improvement

Mechanical Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Sharjah, UAE

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Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide.
 
 
We’re part of SNC-Lavalin, one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. We support public and private sector clients with the delivery of complex infrastructure projects, from upfront strategic advice to large, outcome-focused programme management.

Within the oil and gas division, our operations focus on fixed and floating offshore structures, terminals, refineries, petrochemical plants and subsea pipelines. Having worked on 1000 oil and gas installations around the world, we are now the operator’s ‘go to’ company for difficult challenges from life extension to innovative new design.

Core Responsibilities

Preparation of project deliverables as per cost, schedule and quality requirements
Maintain technical integrity within the team
Conversant with international design codes for Process and Utility Packaged equipment such as Gas Dehydration, Gas Sweetening, Produced Water Treatment, Flare, Reverse Osmosis, Air Compressor, Air Dryer, Nitrogen Generation etc.
Conversant with materials used for packaged equipment
Conversant with packaged equipment operation and maintenance issues and requirements
Conversant with packaged equipment instrumentation and controls
Prepare equipment specifications and datasheets of packaged equipment
Prepare procurement engineering documents, such as tender documents/RFQs, technical bid evaluations, purchase recommendations
Some static equipment design knowledge desirable, but not mandatory
Vendor follow-ups, check & approval of vendor drawings/documents
Site visits
Assist with mechanical team objectives as required by Mechanical Team Lead
Grade A English language competence
SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include – Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.

Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Core Requirements

Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institute (or equivalent)
5 – 10 years of experience in packaged equipment design of onshore and offshore oil & gas related projects
Competent to carry out design activies in the Design-Check-Approve-Authorize cycle for packaged equipment
Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes:

A competitive salary
Transportation allowance
Medical and life insurance cover
22 calendar days annual leave
Medical and life insurance cover
Company gratuity scheme
Discretionary bonus scheme
Annual flight allowance to point of origin
Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

Instrumentation and Control Engineer wanted – ATKINS – UAE

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The Instrumentation & Control engineer will perform tasks assigned independently with minimum guidance. Work is periodically reviewed by the Senior/Principal Instrumentation & Control Engineer for accomplishment of objectives.

Core Responsibilities:
 
Preparation of Instrumentation engineering deliverables including Specifications, Instrument Datasheets, Logic Diagrams etc
Carryout sizing calculations for Control Valves, Flow Meters, Pneumatic & Hydraulic Power Systems
Instrument cable voltage drop & Intrinsically Safe Circuit Calculations
Preparation of Fire & Gas Detectors & Alarm Device Datasheets
Inter-disciplinary document comments and reviews

Provide inputs and review of engineering drawings including Instrument Location Plans, Cable & JB Schedules, Cable Routing Layouts, Instrument Installation Details, Process / Pneumatic Hook-Ups, Interconnection Diagrams, Loop Diagrams, Field bus Segment Diagrams, Interconnection Diagrams, Instrument Loop Diagrams
Liaison with the Instrument Designers
Produce Systems Vendors’ modifications Scopes of Work documents
Carryout onshore and offshore site surveys as required
Attend interface meetings with Clients and Vendors to progress design scopes
Review Instrumentation and Control Systems Vendors offers, prepare Vendor Technical Clarifications and prepare Technical Bid Evaluation reports
The candidates should have hands on experience of multi-disciplinary projects in Concept, FEED and Detail Engineering of field Instrumentation, Control & Monitoring and Safety Shutdown Systems, including DCS, ESD and F&G, in the onshore / offshore O&G and petrochemical environment.

Additionally, a practical design knowledge of Telecommunication Systems including CCTV, ACS, PA/GA, Control Systems Networks, Local Area Networks and Telephone Systems is desirable.

Experience in Middle-East Project of national oil companies including Saudi Aramco, ADNOC, QP etc.

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide.

We’re part of SNC-Lavalin, one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. We support public and private sector clients with the delivery of complex infrastructure projects, from upfront strategic advice to large, outcome-focused programme management.

Within the oil and gas division, our operations focus on fixed and floating offshore structures, terminals, refineries, petrochemical plants and subsea pipelines. Having worked on 1000 oil and gas installations around the world, we are now the operator’s ‘go to’ company for difficult challenges from life extension to innovative new design.

We listen and lead across boundaries, bringing lessons learned from one discipline to another to help realize our client’s vision. We deliver what we say we will, building relationships based on trust and integrity: there when we’re needed, fast; committed for the long term; adapting to changes and leaning into challenges.

We are currently looking for Instrumentation & Control Engineers who can share a desire to be at the forefront of the oil and gas sector and deliver outstanding projects. We empower our people to be the professional individuals they want to be, working on projects they feel proud of, making a different to the world they live in and the legacy they leave behind.

We offer flexible, rewarding work packages tailored towards career progression, which are founded on the principles of growth, ambition and excellence. By joining us you’ll be helping us to design complex new schemes, assure the longevity and integrity of existing infrastructure and deliver innovative consultancy advice to core clients, critical to the success of the global oil and gas sector.

Requirements:

Degree in Electrical, Electronics or Instrumentation & Control Engineering with at least 5-10 years experience in detailed engineering and design of Instrumentation & Control works for Oil & Gas projects in similar position
Fully familiar with relevant international codes, standards and recommended practices such as ISA, NEC, NFPA, BS API, IEC,etc
Should have hands on experience in INTOOLS (SPI) software. Working knowledge of AVEVA instrumentation and SP3D preferred
Working knowledge of Saudia Aramco Standards and Shell DEP’s preferred
Competent to carry out the Design activity in the Design-Check-Approve-Authorize cycle, and to Check the technical deliverables of designers
General knowledge of other related disciplines
Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasksMust be self-motivated, results oriented, and be flexible to work well under tight schedules in a fast paced multi-disciplinary team environment
Excellent organisational, interpersonal, and communication skills

Excellent problem solving, initiative and analytical skills

Good oral and written English skills able to produce fluent Documents, Reports, and Technical Notes

Rewards and Benefits:

A competitive all inclusive salary for the right candidate

Accommodation allowance provided

Transportation allowance provided

Medical and life insurance cover

Mobilisation/demobilization and annual tickets provided

Principal Instrumentation and Control Engineer – ATKINS – UAE

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EN-002777
We are currently looking for a Principal Instrumentation & Control Engineer who can share a desire to be at the forefront of the oil and gas sector and deliver outstanding projects. We empower our people to be the professional individuals they want to be, working on projects they feel proud of, making a different to the world they live in and the legacy they leave behind.

We offer flexible, rewarding work packages tailored towards career progression, which are founded on the principles of growth, ambition and excellence. By joining us you’ll be helping us to design complex new schemes, assure the longevity and integrity of existing infrastructure and deliver innovative consultancy advice to core clients, critical to the success of the global oil and gas sector.

Core Responsibilities:

Preparation of project deliverables as per cost, schedule and quality requirements
Act as Lead I&C engineer to manage I&C project team
Directly responsible for leading the delivery and the design of the Project Field Instrumentation & Control Systems
Comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of measurement and control instrumentation
Set, manage and control delivery of all package objectives – including scope, quality, schedules, communication/reporting etc.
Coordination of SCADA/PCS/ESD/F&G/3rd Party Systems design and integration with other similar packages
Approval of full suite of I&C/ F&G engineering deliverables incl. BoDs, Specifications, Control & Shutdown Systems’ philosophies, Vendor SOWs, Datasheets, Index, Schedules, Loop Diagrams, Calculations, etc.
Assist in the preparation of Tender Bid Evaluations and approval of Tender Bid Evaluation reports.
Establish and maintain effective communication with the different engineering disciplines.
Ensure effective communications with the Client, the Engineering Design Functions, Major Suppliers, Contractors, etc.
Utilize knowledge, persuasion and negotiation skills to resolve critical issues and problems with the Client
Use extensive relevant construction experience to proactively anticipate and prevent problems before they arise.
Input to HAZOPs, HAZIDs, LOPAs, SIL Assessments and F&G Mapping Studies
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide.

We’re part of SNC-Lavalin, one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. We support public and private sector clients with the delivery of complex infrastructure projects, from upfront strategic advice to large, outcome-focused programme management.

Within the oil and gas division, our operations focus on fixed and floating offshore structures, terminals, refineries, petrochemical plants and subsea pipelines. Having worked on 1000 oil and gas installations around the world, we are now the operator’s ‘go to’ company for difficult challenges from life extension to innovative new design.

We listen and lead across boundaries, bringing lessons learned from one discipline to another to help realize our client’s vision. We deliver what we say we will, building relationships based on trust and integrity: there when we’re needed, fast; committed for the long term; adapting to changes and leaning into challenges.

Requirements:

Engineering Degree in Electrical / Electronics / Instrumentation Discipline
15 Years’ experience in the O&G/Chemicals Industry in an engineering design environment
Competent to carry out the Approve-Authorize activity in the Design-Check-Approve-Authorize cycle
Excellent problem solving, initiative and analytical skills
Excellent communicator with good oral and written English skills
Ability to produce fluent Documents, Reports, and Technical Notes
Role-Based Requirements:

Act as a focal point for I&C Engineering on projects, as assigned
Attendance at weekly Lead Engineers meetings on project as required
Identification of changes against scope of works
Participation in technical meetings with Client, Partners, Suppliers, and Sub-Contractors
Planning and weekly reporting
Control of deliverables from the I&C Engineering team on the project
Participate as required in Design Reviews and Technical Audits
To implement improvements directed towards showing profitable operation, growth of business and the enhancement of the team’s competence and performance
Identifying new appropriate technologies applicable to our Client’s operations and environment, evaluate these both technically and commercially, and where appreciable opportunities exist, progress deployment in operations
Working with other disciplines in the company to ensure all interfaces with other parts of the plant are fully engineered
Rewards and Benefits:

A competitive all-inclusive salary for the right candidate
Accommodation allowance provided
Transportation allowance provided
Medical and life insurance cover
Mobilisation/demobilization and annual tickets provided

Risk Assessment Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Abu Dhabi

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Technical Safety / Risk Assessment Engineer
EN-002795
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide.
 
Interested candidates should have a good understanding of the technical and operational issues fundamental to safety and risk engineering and management within the oil and gas industries. In addition, candidates should have a strong interest in developing their own career have good organizational and communication skills.

Atkins (part of the SNC-Lavalin Group) is one of the largest providers of Process and Technical Safety Consultancy services within the Oil & Gas sector and has developed excellent long-term relationships with many of the largest International and National Oil Companies across the globe. We work on some of the most exciting and varied projects within the sector and have a strong reputation for delivering quality technical services internationally.

Due to continued growth and workload, and our commitment to our clients to expand our consultancy business in the UAE and ME region, we are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, quick-learning Safety Consultant/Engineer to work within our oil and gas consultancy team in the Middle East region.

You will be part of a team of experienced safety professionals responsible for delivering projects to our clients (major operators and engineering companies) that we already work with in the region, including the ADNOC group of companies, PDO, KJO, QP, BP, Shell and Aramco.

You will work on a broad range of projects supporting the Senior/Principal/Lead Engineer.
Your technical skills will enable you to contribute to the growth of our UAE consultancy business and thereby receive the recognition, reward and status that you seek within your professional career.

SNC Lavalin’s Faithful+Gould business is one of the world’s leading integrated project and programme management consultancies, with over 2,400 professionals operating worldwide.

Our aim is to protect and maximize our clients’ interests throughout the planning and delivery of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, on budget. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships.

Key services include – Project management, programme management, project controls, commercial management, cost management and expert scheduling and construction planning.

Our industry is going through a digital transformation and we have been investing in and pioneering digital methods to improve all aspects of our service. We have focused our digital transformation around platform modernization and product development and through standardization and automation, we are achieving efficiencies that are directly passed on our clients who benefit from a consistent quality of service as well as the savings.

Active in the Middle East for over 20 years, we have offices in the UAE, Qatar, Oman and Saudi Arabia. We hire and retain only the best people in the industry. Our success is built on recruiting – and then developing – brilliant people from a broad range of professional and cultural backgrounds. It’s precisely this diversity of talent that sets us apart.

Requirements

Degree qualified Engineer/Scientist or equivalent, preferably working towards Chartered status (we will help with this), most likely with a process/chemical engineering degree.
3-5 years post graduate experience.
Major Hazards Industry experience, much of it within the oil & gas sector.
Excellent communication, report writing and presentation skills
Experience in Onshore and/or Offshore Risk Assessment, Safety and Risk Management and Safety Case/COMAH/HSEIA reporting.
Experience in the use of process safety assessment software packages, such as DNV PHAST, BP CIRRUS, Shell FRED, etc.
Self-motivated and with the ability to learn quickly and take responsibility.
Previous experience of working within a consultancy environment is ideal but not essential.
Career Development

We have a Career Development Framework which is designed to bring clarity and consistency to your career at Atkins.
It provides guidance on how you can get the most from working for Atkins and make the most from the available learning and development opportunities.
The Framework provides you with information about your career options and opportunities to enhance your skills and experience, which will help navigate your chosen career route.
It is designed to encourage you to consider your personal growth and development, and to help you take the next steps in your career.
Rewards

This position comes with a highly competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with the seniority of this role.
Candidates will ideally be currently based in the Middle East region but a comprehensive expatriate relocation package will be provided for the right candidate currently located outwith the region.

HSE Advisor wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
AECOM seeks a highly qualified Safety Advisor. The HSE Advisorwill monitor, advise and report on all activities related to Health, Safety and Environment, AECOM HSE Management System and Project HSE Procedures. To assist in contributing to the safe work environment through encouraging a safe workplace culture and raising awareness to reduce the number of incidents and injuries.

Job Duties
 
Planning for HSE
 
Assisting with implementing AECOM‟s OHS plans and strategies
 
Encouraging a Culture of Safety

Encourage the prompt reporting of hazards & risks

Raise management and staff awareness of safety accountabilities & responsibilities

Ensuring Workplace Safety

Assist in addressing identified actions resultant from SMS and Work Cover audits at sites as required

Liaise with relevant authorities in respect to OHS Issues

Training

Conduct safety induction programs

Administration

Maintain accurate records and filing systems in line with Company and project requirements

Work Cover administration

Return to work coordination

Compile and analysis of work injury statistics

Professional Development

Keep up-to-date with developments in the OHS field including legislation, regulations, guidelines and best practice

Minimum Requirements

Experience

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in HSE works in similar Projects out of a minimum of 8 years overall experience
Specific Skills Required

Effective oral and written communication skills. And competent at writing reports – can present views clearly and concisely in good written English.

Detailed knowledge of construction techniques, method statements with knowledge of risk assessments, and identification of risks. Ability to generate HSE audit reports and evaluations

Preferred Qualifications

Diploma from a recognized Institution in a construction related engineering discipline.

Tertiary qualification in OHS desirable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196975BR

Principal Transport Planner wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Principal Transport Planner, VISUM Model, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi, Dubai
 
Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Principal Transport Planeer / Engineer to be based in Dubai.
 
Job Duties:
 
Technical Management:
 
Effectively advise on transport planning policies and their implementation and the related allocation of resources in relation to all services covered by this post

Takes the lead on relevant projects

Be aware of and adhere to relevant legislation, codes of practice and departmental policies when planning and directing the delivery of transport planning projects in the region

Continuously improve technical and industry knowledge by participating in forums and other industry related programs

research, analyse and report on a range of quantitative and qualitative transport related projects

Prepare tender submissions

Act as Project Manager or Project Director, as necessary

Develop detailed methodologies

Produce guides, case studies and deliver presentations

Undertake data recording and analysis tasks

Manage the preparation of client reports, bringing together the contributions from other specialist areas of the business

Review internal processes for effectiveness and efficiency and suggest possible areas for improvement where necessary

Other duties as required Business Development.

Ensure key strategic relationships with internal and external partners and stakeholders are effectively developed, managed and maintained

Ensure delivery is in line with the Business Line’s corporate objectives, on time and within the agreed budget

Effectively represent AECOM to relevant government departments, external agencies and other bodies appropriate to the post

Plan, direct and deliver the Services in accordance with appropriate procedures and legislation

Develop and implement initiatives to enhance AECOM’s transport planning services offering, product, and supporting infrastructure (e.g. software, modelling tools, capability statement, etc.)

Maintain appropriate liaison with the business community, stakeholder and advisory groups

Maintain a watching brief on best working practices within and beyond local government, and ensure these are effectively communicated to the team

Liaise with other AECOM geographies to maximize the AECOM offering.

Specific Skills:

The candidate should have:

Good understanding of industry practices and regulations, including the underlying principles sufficient to carry out and lead transport planning studies

Sound database / spreadsheet skills or preferably abilities in statistical / transport modelling software and the ability to handle large data sets

Good comprehension of transportation policy and regulatory systems

Working knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation beneficial, but not mandatory

A clear appreciation and understanding of fundamental highways / traffic engineering principles (to facilitate the change to working on UAE technical standards)

Minimum Requirements

The SP&A Team provides a full range of traffic and transportation planning services and is a key component in the Civil Infrastructure Business Line. Our Vision is to be the most recognized and trusted provider of transportation planning services to our clients in the Middle East. We envisage being the Middle East Centre of Excellence in all aspects of transport planning, but particularly in multi-modal transport master planning and transport modelling. AECOM’s core services in this field include:

Strategic Multi-Modal Transport Modelling

Transport Impact Assessments

Demand Forecasting and Management

Transport Network /Master Planning

Transport Policy & Strategy Development

Traffic Capacity Analysis

Parking Studies, Layout & Design

Access Management

Traffic Signal Timing

Traffic Engineering

Micro Traffic Simulation

Freight Planning and Logistics

Intelligent Transport Systems

3D Modelling & Evaluation

Road Safety Studies & Operational Reviews

This position will be responsible for providing technical leadership in a variety of these service offerings, but with particular responsibility for Traffic Impact Studies, Multi-modal Transport Master Planning, Traffic Engineering, Traffic Capacity Assessments, and Access/Circulation Studies.

Education:

Bachelors Degree Level Qualification or higher in a related field (mandatory)

Masters Degree (preferred)

Work Experience

Minimum of 10-15 years of relevant experience in the field of transport planning/engineering of which at least 5 years must be focussed on transport planning studies
Professional Accreditation

Chartership/certification/licence from a recognized professional body (e.g. P.E., P.Eng., C.Eng., etc.) preferred
Preferred Qualifications

Although this position is oriented predominantly towards technical delivery, the candidate is expected to take on increasing levels of team leadership and to lead by example. As such he/she should demonstrate strong leadership attributes, such as:

Proactive

Decisive

Pragmatic

Organized

Responsive

General performance attributes relate to:

The ability to communicate effectively, prepare presentations and reports

participate constructively in project teams

committed to quality outcomes

good personal organisation

The candidate should be able to travel locally, regionally, and internationally

Dubai experience is preferred.

Arabic language skills (reading, writing, and spoken) are an asset

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196852BR

Mechanical Inspector wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Mechanical Inspector-Irrigation/ Water Features, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Dubai, Dubai
 
Job Summary
 
The Mechanical Inspector will ensure the contractors are compliant with the contract documents, coordinate on a daily basis with the other teams to document and verify the quality and quantity of work performed by the Contractor and process the incoming Inspection Requests and technical submittals, and perform the necessary actions.

Job Duties
 
Reading and understanding the package contract documents, detailed drawings, specifications, and health and safety measures, together with any associated updates.

Ensuring the contractor(s) are complying with the standards and specifications of the contract documents through observation, measurements, and testing as well as tracking quality assurance progress.

Maintaining records of the contractor manpower and equipment daily resources.

Undertaking all site supervision and inspections when required or instructed by the Resident Engineer (RE) or the Assistant Resident Engineer (ARE).

Documenting, in the areas assigned to the Inspector, the contractor’s personnel and equipment, activities observed, location of activities, reason for activities, and means and methods utilised.

Additionally, report on materials delivery and following and implementing any site instructions made by the leader. Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Follow up and implement any site instructions made by the leader.

Apply and implement all quality controls and quality procedures of the site.

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the leader

Monitoring conformance to quality, performance, and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties.

Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and report on violations

Specific Skills Required

Good knowledge in basic design requirements, familiar with Mechanical methodologies (HVAC/Plumbing/Drainage/ Fire Protection/ Water Supply) landscape irrigation systems including water features and installation processes and procedures. Knowledge of the Building Codes.

Experience in Buildings of all types in particular high-rise, mixed use residential and commercial, retail and hospitality urban public realm master developments experience required.

Effective oral and written communication skills.

Competent at writing reports – can present views clearly and concisely in good written English.

Detailed knowledge of construction techniques.

Minimum Requirements

Experience in Mechanical related type projects required. Candidates must have experience in Construction Supervision with a Consultancy with a minimum of 10 years of overall experience (minimum 5 years in the UAE)
Preferred Qualifications

For the Inspector position, a Diploma in Engineering is required. For candidates who wish to progress onto Engineer level – a related Degree is required in the Engineering fields.

LEED AP/ GA certification preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It’s a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world’s most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It’s a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It’s what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196828BR

BIM Operator wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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CAD REF 53172
BIM Operator
Dubai, UAE

Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The BIM Operator must possess strong computer CAD/BIM skills and able to produce 3D/2D dimensional models required for drawing preparation as per the local authority’s standards; produce professional drawings and reports for presentation and review. The candidate needs to work closely with the Engineers in developing and finalizing designs of assigned scope of works. The candidate will prepare engineering drawings comprised of basic arrangements, layouts, profiles, sections, surface grading etc; check accuracy of layouts and drawings and make adjustments as necessary; file and maintain drawings to ensure proper back-up. The candidate need to review and clash analysis of the models, update changes as needed and perform cross disciplinary model coordination.

Qualifications:
Engineering degree/diploma in Civil Engineering preferred
Minimum of 7 years work experience in infrastructure projects
Minimum of 5 years with 3D modelling in the design of highway and utilities network
Expertise in Navisworks, Civil 3D and Microstation
Excellent communication skills in English
Good knowledge in Revit will be advantageous

Project Controls Engineer wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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Project Controls REF 53171
Project Controls Engineer
Dubai, UAE
 
Through Parsons’ engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road and highway transportation; water conveyance and/or wastewater treatment; and land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world class infrastructure.

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Develops, implements, and maintains cost control, and/or provides planning/scheduling function on one or more larger projects. The Project Controls Engineer at this level is a fully qualified professional with solid experience, technical expertise, and familiarity with company policies and procedures to complete complicated tasks independently.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project control problems.
Calculates, reports and recommends on project data including schedule, cost/budget, risk, quality, and safety.
Develops cash flow forecasts.
Supports/performs integration of scope, cost and schedule within the WBS and ensure mapping is accurate on an on-going basis.
Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts current status against an established baseline schedule.
Assesses the impact(s) of design or construction changes and schedule slippages.
Reports status of schedule to appropriate project and Company management as well to the client.
Understands and applies engineering, procurement, and construction terminology, concepts, and relationships.
Develops and maintains critical path logic networks and bar charts utilizing this information.
Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements.
Accumulates historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.
May supervise and provide performance reviews for one or more lower-level Project Control Engineer and/or support personnel.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

QUALIFICATIONS:
University Degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field.
Minimum 10 years of work experience. Work experience in Dubai is preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Ability to analyze and present reports in a clear and organized manner.
Proficient computer skills including MS Office and various Project Controls software.

ACCOUNT MANAGER wanted at HILTI – DUBAI

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ACCOUNT MANAGER – ELEVATOR SEGMENT
Dubai
Reference No: 6588
What’s the role?
We’re looking for Account Managers from all different backgrounds to join our high performing sales team in the UAE. This is the first step to further develop your sales career with ambitions and the goal to continue the successful growth strategy with Hilti.

Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.
 
With some 27,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?
As an Account Manager, you need to define and implement overall strategy for the designated accounts development to elevate the relationship to become business partners with our corporate customers and drive our key initiative. On customer side, you have to build strong rapport with key account customers and take the lead to drive top-down approach by penetrating their senior management level.

Understand customers’ needs and transform the needs into our business opportunities and get buy-in from accounts on Hilti’s offers and maintain a frequent communication level with various teams internally to drive new business with our accounts and projects penetration in the market. Besides that, pro-actively build strong network with key players in construction industry and related associations.

From time to time, you have to conduct seminars/ training/ workshops for customers to raise awareness and create understanding of all existing and new Hilti products to tackle new business potentials and identify opportunities.

At Hilti, you’ll enjoy all the perks of being part of a big company, but with the autonomy of running a small business.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

Year upon year we are recognised as one of the top ‘Great Place to Work’ employers, both globally and locally. And when you meet us you’ll understand why. We have a diverse team of people with a variety of nationalities, backgrounds and experiences. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter where you’re from.

Why should you apply?
We have a diverse team of people with a variety of nationalities, backgrounds and experiences. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter where you’re from.

What you need is:
A bachelor’s degree, ideally in electrical or mechanical engineering
At least 2-3 years of sales experience in serving corporate accounts with proven success record, experience in construction industry is an added plus.
Business acumen. Able to identify business potential through interaction with customers.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
Strong winning mindset and can-do attitude, self-motivated to deliver results.
Strong planning and organizational skills, independent, dynamic and open for feedback and new ideas.
Team player with strong team work and customer-orientation.
Able to drive and influence different teams to work together to achieve the goal.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Excel and PowerPoint.
As part of your interview process, we’ll take you on a day-in-the-life ‘field ride’ to give you a feel for the job and our culture.

To apply now, press the ‘Apply to’ button. We look forward to receiving your application!

Quantity Surveyor wanted at PARSONS

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Project Controls REF: 53062
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Quantity Surveyor
Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Quantity Surveyor is responsible for accurately measuring and pricing using Contract drawings, specifications and Bills of Quantities.
Advise on contractual matters.
Ensure completeness and validity of contractual requirements.
Advice on Contractor’s resource allocation.
Audit payments to Contractors.
Ensure prompt submittal and completeness of valuations.
Check and record measure of work done.
Prepare variations and day-works.
Monitor contracts final cost estimate.
Maintain expenditure records.
Review, negotiate and prepare claim settlements.
Coordinate and monitor activities of his team.
Prepare financial statements for monthly report.
Perform other duties associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Quantity Surveying or similar course from a recognized university.
Minimum of 10 years relevant quantity surveying experience in large infrastructure projects.
Knowledge of FIDIC and pre and post contract administration.
Strong analytical capabilities and the ability to work independently.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to communicate logically and clearly with management and staff.

Land Surveyor wanted at PARSONS – DUBAI

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Construction REF:  53057
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Land Surveyor
Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform land/field surveys and geodetic calculations.
Interface with client and contractors to determine and verify project survey requirements.
Complete the surveying requirements on schedule and within man-hour and cost budgets.
Check setting-out and levels. Check services locations and ensure their protection.
Prepare sketches to support the field work. Maintain all the survey information (field books, sketches and calculations).
Measure work done when required.
Observe site safety procedures.
Assist in the preparation of ‘as-built’ drawings.
Act positively and participate in all health and safety issues at site, as required by the Resident Engineer, and project Safety Representative.
Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications:

Diploma/Associate degree in Civil Engineering, Land Surveying or equivalent.
Minimum 10 years of experience in infrastructure projects.
Relevant experience in park and landscape project is preferred.
Knowledge and/or experience in using CAD software and survey software, total station, data collectors and GPS equipment.
Working knowledge of construction sequences and standard work procedures of the industry.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to communicate logically and clearly with management and staff.
Commitment to quality and safe work practices.

Electrical Inspector – wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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Construction REF:  53056
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Electrical Inspector – Park Landscape
Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Interfaces with clients and contractor’s staff to determine and verify project requirements.
Prepares inspection reports and site records.
Performs civil and structural tests, such as soil compaction, moisture content, aggregation, graduation, concrete slump, air entrainment, concrete compression, lines and grades surveys, bolt torques and concrete coring.
Provides general inspection on all construction labor and subcontracted tasks to ensure professional workmanship.
Verifies equipment alignment and balancing operations.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Qualifications:
Diploma/Degree in Electrical Engineering.
Minimum 10 years of experience in construction supervision of infrastructure projects.
Relevant work experience in park and landscape project is a must.
Strong analytic capabilities and the ability to work independently.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Commitment to quality and safe work practices.

Mechanical Inspector – wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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Construction REF: 53055
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Mechanical Inspector – Park Landscape
Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Interfaces with clients and contractor’s staff to determine and verify project requirements.
Prepares inspection reports and site records.
Performs civil and structural tests, such as soil compaction, moisture content, aggregation, graduation, concrete slump, air entrainment, concrete compression, lines and grades surveys, bolt torques and concrete coring.
Provides general inspection on all construction labor and subcontracted tasks to ensure professional workmanship.
Verifies equipment alignment and balancing operations.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Qualifications:
Diploma/Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Minimum 10 years of experience in construction supervision of infrastructure projects.
Relevant work experience in park and landscape project is a must.
Strong analytic capabilities and the ability to work independently.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Commitment to quality and safe work practices.

Civil Inspector – wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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Construction REF: 53054
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Civil Inspector – Park Landscape
Dubai, UAE

Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Interfaces with clients and contractor’s staff to determine and verify project requirements.
Prepares inspection reports and site records.
Performs civil and structural tests, such as soil compaction, moisture content, aggregation, graduation, concrete slump, air entrainment, concrete compression, lines and grades surveys, bolt torques and concrete coring.
Provides general inspection on all construction labor and subcontracted tasks to ensure professional workmanship.
Verifies equipment alignment and balancing operations.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Qualifications:
Diploma/Degree in Civil Engineering.
Minimum 10 years of experience in construction supervision of infrastructure projects.
Relevant work experience in park and landscape project is a must.
Strong analytic capabilities and the ability to work independently.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Commitment to quality and safe work practices.