Engineering System Administrator – Lapita – Dubai Parks and Resorts

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Job Number 19000EO1
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Lapita| Dubai Parks and Resorts| Autograph Collection| Dubai|
United Arab Emirates
Brand Autograph Collection Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Lapita is a Polynesian themed hotel| located in the heart of Dubai Parks and
Resorts. A hotel which is dedicated to families and friends who want to stay
close to all the activities that the theme parks will be offering. With 504
rooms| including 60 suites and 3 villas| Lapita is the perfect relaxation
point after a day of adventures and fun. Part of Marriott|s Autograph
Collection this amazing hotel offers five food and beverage outlets| two
outdoor pools and a lazy river| a spa and health club| Luna & Nova Kids &
Teens Club as well as meeting and event facilities. The hotel|s name was
inspired by the pre-historic Pacific Ocean people and their journey and
settlement into the Islands ( the Lapita movement ). The design draws its
inspiration from the exotic Polynesian tropical landscapes| featuring
Polynesian flowers| lagoon-style pools| and themed activities.

___POSITION SUMMARY_

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_Coordinate with other departments using telecommunications devices in order
to respond to requests and resolve maintenance issues and to put rooms needing
maintenance out of order. Coordinate and schedule with other departments in
the event of major system shut down or major repair or improvement. Maintain
purchase orders log and file purchase orders upon payment| ensuring that
orders match packing slips. Follow-up and upload utility invoices online.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report
maintenance problems| safety hazards| accidents| or injuries; complete safety
training and certifications; and properly store flammable materials. Ensure
uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional| maintain
confidentiality of proprietary information| and protect company assets.
Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards| anticipate
and address guests’ service needs| assist individuals with disabilities| and
thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and
professional language; prepare and review written documents accurately and
completely; answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and
maintain positive working relationships with others; listen and respond
appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Ensure adherence to quality
expectations and standards. Visually inspect tools| equipment| or machines.
Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal
to 10 pounds without assistance. Read and visually verify information in a
variety of formats (e.g.| small print). Enter and locate work-related
information using computers and/or point of sale systems. Perform other
reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

CRITICAL TASKS

Safety and Security

Report work related accidents| or other injuries immediately upon occurrence to manager/supervisor.

Follow property specific procedures for handling emergency situations (e.g.| evacuations| medical emergencies| natural disasters).

Follow company and department safety and security policies and procedures to ensure a clean| safe| and secure environment.

Maintain awareness of undesirable persons on property premises.

Policies and Procedures

Follow company and department policies and procedures.

Ensure uniform| nametags| and personal appearance are clean| hygienic| professional and in compliance with company policies and procedures.

Protect the privacy and security of guests and coworkers.

Maintain confidentiality of proprietary materials and information.

Protect company tools| equipment| machines| or other assets in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Guest Relations

Welcome and acknowledge each and every guest with a smile| eye contact| and a friendly verbal greeting| using the guest|s name when possible.

Actively listen and respond positively to guest questions| concerns| and requests using brand or property specific process (e.g.| LEARN| PLEASED| Guest Response| LEAP) to resolve issues| delight| and build trust.

Address guests| service needs in a professional| positive| and timely manner.

Assist other employees to ensure proper coverage and prompt guest service.

Provide assistance to individuals with disabilities| including assisting visually| hearing| or physically-impaired individuals within guidelines (e.g.| escorting them when requested| using words to explain actions| writing directions on paper| moving objects out of the way| or offering access to Braille or TDD phones).

Communication

Prepare and review written documents (e.g.| daily logs| business letters| memoranda| reports)| including proofreading and editing written information to ensure accuracy and completeness.

Talk with and listen to other employees to effectively exchange information.

Exchange information with other employees using electronic devices (e.g.| pagers and two-way radios| email).

Speak to guests and co-workers using clear| appropriate and professional language.

Discuss work topics| activities| or problems with coworkers| supervisors| or managers discreetly and quietly| avoiding public areas of the property.

Assists Management

Ensure employee compliance with company standards and policies and external regulations (e.g.| safety| OSHA| department-specific procedures such as food standards).

Assist management to ensure that hourly employees have the necessary resources to effectively perform their jobs (e.g.| supplies| equipment| and inventory).

Working with Others

Handle sensitive issues with employees and/or guests with tact| respect| diplomacy| and confidentiality.

Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect.

Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement

Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards.

Physical Tasks

Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e.g.| small print).

Visually inspect tools| equipment| or machines (e.g.| to identify defects).

Enter and locate work-related information using computers and/or point of sale systems.

Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal to 10 pounds without assistance.

Engineering Prime Focus:

Complete handling the Transcendent for the property maintenance and complaint handling

Asset management and GITB score achievement in TrG

Energy Management and Utility Tracking for Analysis

ROI and Non- ROI projects identification| BOQ preparation and Coordination.

Daily Inspection of the Engineering Process and Quality Improvement

Cost Management and Process improvement team setup and monitoring the Key Performance Indicators.

Report any serious maintenance problems| unusual findings| or safety hazards immediately to the manager/supervisor.

Maintain Records or Logs

Coordinate with Housekeeping or Front Desk to put rooms needing maintenance out of order.

Coordinate with Others

Coordinate with other departments using telecommunications devices in order to respond to requests and resolve maintenance issues.

Coordinate and schedule with other departments in the event of major system shut down or major repair or improvement.

Warehouse

Maintain purchase orders log and file purchase orders upon payment| ensuring that orders match packing slips.

CRITICAL COMPETENCIES

Analytical Skills

Arithmetic Computation
Computer Skills

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Interpersonal Skills

Interpersonal Skills
Team Work
Diversity Relations
Negotiating

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Communications

Communication
Listening
Writing
Telephone Etiquette Skills
Electronic Communication
Applied Reading
Form| Report| and Log Completion
English Language Proficiency

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Chief Engineer – Sheraton Mall of the Emirates Hotel – Dubai

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Job Number 19000EZ1
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Sheraton Mall of the Emirates Hotel| Dubai| Dubai| United Arab
Emirates
Brand Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

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At Sheraton| we go above and beyond in everything we do. We are inspired by
our guests and one another – and are driven to make things better. We love
what we do| and we give it all we’ve got – on property and off. When guests
stay with us| it’s not just a room with a bed that they’re buying. It’s an
experience. We’re looking for someone who is ready to go beyond in everything
they do. If you are someone with a genuine drive to improve your life and the
lives of those around you| we encourage you to explore careers with Sheraton.

JOB SUMMARY

Manages all engineering/maintenance operations| including maintaining the
building| grounds and physical plant with particular attention towards safety|
security and asset protection. Accountable for managing the budget| capital
expenditure projects| preventative maintenance and energy conservation.
Responsible for maintaining regulatory requirements. Leads the emergency
response team for all facility issues.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

• High school diploma or GED; 4 years experience in the engineering and
maintenance or related professional area; technical training in
HVAC-R/electrical/plumbing.

OR

• 2-year degree from an accredited university in Building and Construction|
Engineering| Mechanics| or related major; 2 years experience in the
engineering and maintenance or related professional area; technical training
in HVAC-R/electrical/plumbing.

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Managing Property Operations and Engineering Budgets

• Supervises Engineering in the absence of the Director of Engineering.

• Assists in managing the physical plant including equipment| refrigeration|
HVAC| plumbing| water treatment| electrical and life safety systems.

• Maintains and operates equipment at optimum effectiveness| efficiency and
safety.

• Establishes and manages an effective rooms maintenance program.

• Ensures compliance with all Engineering departmental policies| standards and
procedures.

• Manages department|s controllable expenses to achieve or exceed budgeted
goals.

• Select and order or purchase new equipment| supplies| and furnishings.

• Inspect and evaluate the physical condition of facilities in order to
determine the type of work required.

• Recommend or arrange for additional services such as painting| repair work|
renovations| and the replacement of furnishings and equipment.

• Supervises the day to day operations of Engineering.

Maintaining Property Standards

• Maintains accurate logs and records as required.

• Assists in effectively planning| scheduling and evaluating preventative
maintenance programs.

Providing Exceptional Customer Service

• Handles guest problems and complaints effectively.

• Empowers employees to provide excellent customer service.

• Displays leadership in guest hospitality by exemplifying excellent customer
service and creating a positive atmosphere for guest relations.

Managing Profitability

• Helps establish priorities for total property maintenance needs.

• Ensures on-going communication occurs in all areas of responsibility to
create awareness of business objectives| awareness of expectations and
recognition of exemplary performance.

Managing and Conducting Human Resources Activities

• Celebrates successes and publicly recognizes the contributions of team
members.

• Establishes and maintains open| collaborative relationships with employees.

• Ensures employees are treated fairly and equitably.

• Strives to improve service performance.

• Provides feedback to employees based on observation of service behaviors.

• Supervises employee|s ability to execute departmental and property emergency
procedures.

• Reviews employee satisfaction results to identify and address employee
problems or concerns.

• Solicits employee feedback.

• Helps ensure regulatory compliance to facility regulations and safety
standards.

• Ensures disciplinary procedures and documentation are completed according to
Standard and Local Operating Procedures (SOPs and LSOPs) and support the Peer
Review Process.

• Ensures property policies are administered fairly and consistently.

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Assistant Engineering Manager – La Ville Hotel & Suites CITY WALK – Dubai

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Job Number 19000DI7
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location La Ville Hotel & Suites CITY WALK| Dubai| Autograph Collection|
Dubai| United Arab Emirates
Brand Autograph Collection Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Where details play a leading role to deliver uniqueness| where creativity is
the main character to create experiences informed by unique perspectives on
design| craft and hospitality – Autograph Collection is the place for
unconventional hotel experiences. If you want to be part of something Exactly
Like Nothing Else| you are ready to join the _La Ville Hotel & Suites City
Walk Dubai Autograph Collection_ and champion individuality.

This job description sets out the current duties of the job role that may vary
from time to time without changing the general character of the job
responsibilities or the level of responsibility entailed.

JOB SUMMARY

Under the guidance of the DOE & the Assistant Engineering Manager’s
responsible for the integrity of the hotel physical plant & facilities.
Particular attention must be paid towards safety| security| life safety| fire
prevention (loss prevention) & assets protection. Manages entire property’s
maintenance operation & energy costs. He is responsible for FF&E| mechanical
plant| appurtenances and installation. He conducts training & develops
associates and supervises all Engineering activities. Ensure and maintain the
Hotel’s technical plant| to keep all equipment in excellent working condition|
through a preventive maintenance system.

AEM is accountable for developing Annual Cap Ex Plan| and environmental
awareness program including energy conservation. He needs to be dependable for
maintaining day to day engineering function| regulatory requirements. He leads
the emergency response team for all facilities & issues. He is also
responsible for maintaining engineering review & various audit process
generating reports & corresponds appropriately.

Analytical/Critical Thinking – The ability to gather and organize information
using a logical and systematic process; recognize patterns and relationships
in complex data; examine data to identify implications| problems and draw
appropriate conclusions; generate alternative solutions to problems; evaluate
strengths| weaknesses and consequences of alternative solutions and approaches
to solving problems.

Assigns tracks and follow ups on status of work assigned to staff and
contractors. AEM helps to increase guest and associate satisfaction through
effective communications and training. Works with the hotel leadership team to
develop and implement strategies that will deliver products and services|
which meet or exceed the needs and expectations of guests and associates. He
ensures the smooth operation of the Engineering Department through keeping
accurate records| and logging expenses and spare parts. Maintaining good|
timely communication within the department to reduce guest call response time
is also a priority.

Performs management responsibilities common to all MHR executives in
accordance with the Policies & Procedures.

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Chief Engineer – Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi

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JOB DESCRIPTION
 
A Chief Engineer will manage the Engineering Team to efficiently maintain all
hotel operations such that safety| security| conversation| and compliance are
ensured at the highest levels.
What will I be doing?
As Chief Engineer| you are responsible for the effective management of all
engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel| including energy
conservation. You are also responsible for the development of the Engineering
Team and staying abreast of compliance regulations and procedures in the field
of Engineering| as required for hotel standards. Specifically| a Chief
Engineer will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:
Lead the Engineering Team in the day-to-day engineering and maintenance operations of the hotel| including service standards| equipment schedules| and work schedules
Communicate with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritize maintenance activities for Guest rooms and public area

Develop systems and procedures to ensure the health and safety of Guests and Team Members| as well as the proper conditions for plants| machinery| and propert

Communicate with Government agencies to ensure full compliance with statutory regulation

Prepare Capital and Repairs and Maintenance budgets for Engineerin

Perform daily checks around the hotel
Conduct lift emergency release procedures as required
Diagnose| maintain| and repair mechanical equipment within the hotel
Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
Maintenance of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition and take action when any unsafe situations arise
Develop| implement| and direct all emergency programs
Develop| implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses
Coordinate renovation bidding| define the cost and scope of the project| and oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work is performed cost effectively
Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
Identify and introduce environmentally-friendly systems and equipment
Monitor Key Performance Indicators for the Engineering Department and take corrective action| as required| to improve equipment inventory| quality audit| productivity| and other objectives
Manage all Team Member related activities| including recruitment| performance management| training| career planning| disciplinary matters| and team motivation

What are we looking for?

A Chief Engineer serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our
Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role|
you should maintain the attitude| behaviours| skills| and values that follow:

Advanced knowledge of building management/engineering
A degree in Engineering or similar
Exposure to budgeting and basic accounting
Positive attitude
Good communication skills
Committed to delivering a high level of customer service
Strong leadership skills and previous experience of managing a team
Excellent grooming standards
Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work on their own
Previous experience of facilities management
Proficient| at an advanced level| with computers and relevant computer programs

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following
capabilities and distinctions:

First Aid
Qualification in engineering field

What will it be like to work for Hilton?

Hilton is the leading global hospitality company| spanning the lodging sector
from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and
mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century| Hilton has offered business and
leisure travelers the finest in accommodations| service| amenities and value.
Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest
experiences across its global brands. Our vision to fill the earth with the
light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to create remarkable
hospitality experiences around the world every day. And| our amazing Team
Members are at the heart of it all!

Senior Mechanical Technician – Lapita – Dubai Parks and Resorts

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Job Number 19000CQB
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Lapita| Dubai Parks and Resorts| Autograph Collection| Dubai|
United Arab Emirates
Brand Autograph Collection Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

Start Your Journey With Us
Lapita is a Polynesian themed hotel| located in the heart of Dubai Parks and
Resorts. A hotel which is dedicated to families and friends who want to stay
close to all the activities that the theme parks will be offering. With 504
rooms| including 60 suites and 3 villas| Lapita is the perfect relaxation
point after a day of adventures and fun. Part of Marriott|s Autograph
Collection this amazing hotel offers five food and beverage outlets| two
outdoor pools and a lazy river| a spa and health club| Luna & Nova Kids &
Teens Club as well as meeting and event facilities. The hotel|s name was
inspired by the pre-historic Pacific Ocean people and their journey and
settlement into the Islands ( the Lapita movement ). The design draws its
inspiration from the exotic Polynesian tropical landscapes| featuring
Polynesian flowers| lagoon-style pools| and themed activities.

POSITION SUMMARY

Install| maintain| repair and perform preventative maintenance on appliances|
electronics| and equipment. Conduct daily inspections of the property|s
mechanical plant. Monitor and control property temperature. Read| log| track|
and interpret readings from meters| gauges| and other measuring units.
Maintain daily logs of operation| maintenance| and safety activities. Monitor
and inspect boiler equipment| computer terminals| switches| etc. Assemble|
install| test| and maintain electrical systems| apparatus| and components.

Assist management in hiring| training| scheduling| evaluating| counseling|
disciplining| and motivating and coaching employees; serve as a role model.
Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report
maintenance problems| safety hazards| accidents| or injuries; complete safety
training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean
and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect
company assets. Speak with others using clear and professional language.
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others; listen and
respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Welcome and
acknowledge all guests according to company standards. Ensure adherence to
quality expectations and standards. Grasp| turn| and manipulate objects of
varying size and weight. Reach overhead and below the knees| including
bending| twisting| pulling| and stooping. Move up and down stairs| service
ramps| sloping| uneven| slippery surfaces and/or ladders. Move through
confined or elevated spaces. Stand| sit| or walk for an extended time period.
Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal
to 50 pounds without assistance. Perform other reasonable job duties as
requested by Supervisors.

CRITICAL TASKS

Safety and Security

Follow Hazardous Material Management Program procedures for handling and disposing of chemicals| fertilizer| pesticides| blood borne pathogens| etc.| including using Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

Report work related accidents| or other injuries immediately upon occurrence to manager/supervisor.

Identify and correct unsafe work procedures or conditions and/or report them to management and security/safety personnel.

Follow company and department safety and security policies and procedures to ensure a clean| safe| and secure environment.

Use proper equipment| wear appropriate personal protective clothing (PPE)| and employ correct lifting procedures| as necessary| to avoid injury.

Follow property specific procedures for handling emergency situations (e.g.| evacuations| medical emergencies| natural disasters).

Complete appropriate safety training and certifications to perform work tasks.

Follow policies and procedures for the safe operation and storage of tools| equipment| and machines.

Maintain awareness of undesirable persons on property premises.

Policies and Procedures

Protect the privacy and security of guests and coworkers.

Follow company and department policies and procedures.

Protect company tools| equipment| machines| or other assets in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Ensure uniform| nametags| and personal appearance are clean| hygienic| professional and in compliance with company policies and procedures.

Maintain confidentiality of proprietary materials and information.

Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Guest Relations

Actively listen and respond positively to guest questions| concerns| and requests using brand or property specific process (e.g.| LEARN| PLEASED| Guest Response| LEAP) to resolve issues| delight| and build trust.

Address guests| service needs in a professional| positive| and timely manner.

Provide assistance to individuals with disabilities| including assisting visually| hearing| or physically-impaired individuals within guidelines (e.g.| escorting them when requested| using words to explain actions| writing directions on paper| moving objects out of the way| or offering access to Braille or TDD phones).

Assist other employees to ensure proper coverage and prompt guest service.

Thank guests with genuine appreciation and provide a fond farewell.

Welcome and acknowledge each and every guest with a smile| eye contact| and a friendly verbal greeting| using the guest|s name when possible.

Engage guests in conversation regarding their stay| property services| and area attractions/offerings.

Anticipate guests| service needs| including asking questions of guests to better understand their needs and watching/listening to guest preferences and acting on them whenever possible.

Communication

Exchange information with other employees using electronic devices (e.g.| pagers and two-way radios| email).

Provide assistance to coworkers| ensuring they understand their tasks.

Speak to guests and co-workers using clear| appropriate and professional language.

Talk with and listen to other employees to effectively exchange information.

Discuss work topics| activities| or problems with coworkers| supervisors| or managers discreetly and quietly| avoiding public areas of the property.

Assists Management

Ensure employee compliance with company standards and policies and external regulations (e.g.| safety| OSHA| department-specific procedures such as food standards).

Serve as a departmental role model or mentor by working alongside employees to perform technical or functional job duties.

Coordinate tasks and work with other departments to ensure that the department runs efficiently.

Working with Others

Support all co-workers and treat them with dignity and respect.

Develop and maintain positive and productive working relationships with other employees and departments.

Partner with and assist others to promote an environment of teamwork and achieve common goals.

Actively listen to and consider the concerns of other employees| responding appropriately and effectively.

Handle sensitive issues with employees and/or guests with tact| respect| diplomacy| and confidentiality.

Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement

Comply with quality assurance expectations and standards.

Physical Tasks

Move up and down a ladder.

Visually inspect tools| equipment| or machines (e.g.| to identify defects).

Grasp| turn| and manipulate objects of varying size and weight| requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination.

Reach overhead and below the knees| including bending| twisting| pulling| and stooping.

Move up and down stairs and/or service ramps.

Move through narrow| confined| or elevated spaces.

Stand| sit| or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift.

Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance.

Move over sloping| uneven| or slippery surfaces.

Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e.g.| small print).

Install| Maintain| and Repair Items

Carry all equipment (e.g.| keys| phones| pager| tools| radio) in order to maintain preparedness to carry out work tasks at all times.

Use the Lockout/Tagout system before performing any maintenance work.

Ensure that all flammable materials are stored in OSHA and EPA approved containment devices.

Install and maintain appliances| electronics| and equipment.

Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment| including cleaning and lubrication.

Repair miscellaneous gas| electric| and steam appliances| including kitchen equipment (e.g.| dishwasher| oven).

Recommend replacement of defective/outdated appliances| electronics| and equipment.

Perform miscellaneous minor repairs such as tightening loose toilet seats| changing light bulbs| and patching holes in walls.

Respond and attend to guest repair requests.

Assist with moving| lifting| carrying| and placing of objects weighing in excess of 100 pounds (e.g.| A/C unit| television| dresser).

Install| repair| and maintain all mechanical and electronic locking systems in the property| including safe-deposit boxes and in-room safes.

Repair| maintain| and construct wood structures such as partitions| doors| furniture| and similar items throughout the property.

Assemble| repair| and replace bed frames| closet doors| closet shelves| bed legs| cabinets| dressers| etc.

Internet Access/Telecommunications

Reset main television boxes if cable station(s) do not work for the entire property and communicate with service provider to schedule repair if problem persists.

Guest Room Preventative Maintenance

Use the Servidine/WinTrack preventative maintenance system.

Maintain Building and Property

Report any serious maintenance problems| unusual findings| or safety hazards immediately to the manager/supervisor.

Identify| locate| and operate all shut-off valves for equipment.

Conduct daily inspections of the property|s mechanical plant to ensure optimum operating conditions and prevent unnecessary down time or mechanical interruption of operations.

Calibrate all controls| gauges| meters| and other equipment as required.

Comply with the life safety checklist| including completing the fire-pump run test and generator run test in accordance with local jurisdictions and company policies.

Maintain the physical plant of the property according to the company standard operating procedures.

Maintain proper maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed.

Monitor and control property temperature to ensure guest comfort in accordance with meeting room 101/102.

Test batteries in generators| fire pump| emergency lighting| UPS| etc.

Operate power lift in accordance with JSA to perform elevated maintenance.

Maintain Records or Logs

Read| log| track| and interpret readings from meters| gauges| and other measuring units.

Maintain daily logs of operation| maintenance| and safety activities| including test results| instrument readings| and details of equipment malfunctions and maintenance work.

Record information for unfinished calls into “pass-on log book” prior to shift change.

Coordinate with Others

Communicate with customers when necessary to resolve maintenance issues.

Coordinate with| monitor| and supervise outside vendors to resolve large-scale engineering problems (e.g.| unresolved A/C problems| internet problems| telephone problems).

Coordinate with other property personnel such as electrician| carpenter| painter| and night engineer in completing service| replacements| alterations| and new installation work.

HVAC/R

Monitor and inspect boiler equipment| computer terminals| switches| valves| gauges| alarms| safety devices| and meters to detect leaks or malfunctions| and to ensure that equipment is operating efficiently and safely.

Inspect| repair| and maintain HVAC| air quality control| and refrigeration equipment (e.g.| boilers| chillers| and air handling units/controls)| including charging refrigeration systems| replacing air filters| and cleaning coils.

Test and record boiler| condenser| and open/closed loop systems water quality and take any necessary corrective action such as adding chemicals to prevent corrosion and harmful deposits.

Electrical

Diagnose malfunctioning electrical systems| apparatus| and components using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.

Assemble| install| test| and maintain electrical or electronic wiring| equipment| appliances| apparatus| and fixtures using hand tools and power tools.

Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring| equipment| and fixtures using testing devices such as ohmmeters| voltmeters| and oscilloscopes to ensure compatibility and safety of system.

Coordinate and assist vendor with infrared inspection in accordance with company policy.

Connect wires to circuit breakers| transformers| or other components.

Plumbing

Assemble pipe sections| tubing| and fittings| using couplings| clamps| screws| bolts| cement| plastic solvent| caulking| or soldering| brazing and welding equipment.

Install and maintain pipe assemblies| fittings| valves| appliances (e.g.| dishwashers| washing machines| water heaters| drinking fountains| ice machines)| and fixtures (e.g.| sinks| toilets).

Fix minor plumbing problems such as unclogging drains| plunging toilets| and repairing leaky spigots and faucets using appropriate techniques.

Kitchen Maintenance

Perform preventative maintenance for all kitchen equipment according to local codes and manufacturer specifications.

Emergency Response

Inspect fire sprinkler valves and fire alarm systems in accordance with company policy and local codes.

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2019 Engineering Graduate Development Program MEA – Hilton – Regional Office – Dubai

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JOB DESCRIPTION
 
The Hilton Engineering Graduate Development Program aims to develop the next
generation of Chief Engineers for our hotels across the Middle East and
Africa. Our mission is to be the pre-eminent global hospitality company — the
first choice of Guests| Team Members| and Owners alike. Our talent is a key
differentiator for us in the marketplace and it is critically important that
we attract| retain and deploy the very best people throughout our business.
What will it be like to work for Hilton?
One of the most recognised names in the industry| Hilton offers travellers a
world of authentic experiences. Our company continues to be the innovative|
forward-thinking global leader of hospitality. With products and services that
meet the needs of tomorrow|s savvy global travellers| we shape experiences in
which every Guest feels cared for| valued| and respected.

If you understand the importance of upholding a company|s reputation and value
the effort it takes to provide a globally recognised hospitality experience|
you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with
Hilton. Because it|s with Hilton where we promise an exceptional Guest
Experience every time.

What will I be doing?

The objective of the Program is to develop future Hilton Managers through a
structured training Program. It gives participants the opportunity to learn by
applying theory to working situations and gives them the experience needed to
round out their education as well as to prepare them for a future Chief
Engineer position. This Program is established to be in line with Hilton
strategic priorities to attract| develop and retain the best and most diverse
talent in the industry. We are in need of a pool of future Chief Engineers who
will play a major role in supporting this as well as our current and future
expansion goals. The future of Engineering Operations will rely on Chief
Engineers who possess and demonstrate not only sound technical skills but also
effective managers driven by good business acumen| vision and strategic
thinking enabling them to thrive in the dynamic| global and competitive
working environment.

The Engineering Graduate Development Program will hire talent from
Universities demonstrating sound academics in the field of engineering
predominantly covering Mechanical| Electrical and Electromechanical |
internal Hilton Worldwide candidates and from the industry. The Graduate
Development Program embarks the trainee into a journey of understanding our
company culture| hotel operations| broad experience across each function|
focused development of skills and expertise required for engineering
operations| self-learning and mentoring. The trainee|s ability| aptitude and
most importantly commitment will play a great role towards progress to the
Chief Engineer role.

The Program will cover all aspects of the Engineering Department

The duration of this Program is 24 months and is completed in 2 Phases; the
first phase is 9 months duration and is a mix of competency and skills
development to upgrade the candidates| technical skills and knowledge.

The second phase is 15 months duration and is 80% technical and 20%
administrative to enforce technical skills in day-to-day operation and to
upgrade administrative and managerial skills.

During both phases there will be a blended learning approach and a variety of
learning methods focusing on on-the-job learning| the acquisition of practical
skills and knowledge to support the development of our future Chief Engineers
where a technical project is presented at the end of each phase.

Locations within the Middle East and Africa are yet to be determined.

What benefits will I receive?

Your benefits will include a competitive starting salary and holiday
entitlement. As an employee you will access to our Hilton GO Team Member
Travel Program which provides reduced hotel room rates in our hotels
worldwide| plus discounts on products and services offered by Hilton Worldwide
and its partners. We look forward to explaining in detail the range of
excellent benefits that you would expect from a global hotel organization like
Hilton.

Learn more now about Hilton — the global leader of hospitality and number
one global brand awareness in the hospitality industry.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for our future leaders| so you will have proven that you to be
world class. There are five main criteria for the Program:

1.You must have a Mechanical| Electrical and/or Electromechanical
Bachelor|s Degree obtained in the period from July 2017 until August 2019

2.You must speak| read and write English fluently.

3.You must be willing/able/eligible to live and work in one of the following
MEA countries: Kingdom Saudi Arabia| United Arab Emirates| Egypt| South
Africa| Mauritius and/or Cameroon

4.You must be fully mobile within the 2 year Program

5.You must have the desire to become a Chief Engineer

If you are successfully offered a place on the Program| placements will start
in September 2019 in line with the academic calendar; however candidates who
have already graduated may be hired sooner.

Engineering Storekeeper – Rose Rayhaan by Rotana – Dubai

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JOB REF: 3873195
JOB DESCRIPTION[
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
As an Engineering Storekeeper you are responsible to receive| store and issue
supplies and equipment| compile records of supply transactions and verify that
supplies received are listed on requisitions and invoices| whereby your role
will include key responsibilities such as:
.Record accurately deliveries and departmental issues in the stock ledgers and
balance daily to the standard require

.Match goods received with delivery notes from supplier

.Unload and receive goods from supplier

.Ensure that all goods are immediately dispatched to store for which they ar

intended and that no goods are left unsecured or unsupervised on the loading
bay
.Distribute goods to the Engineering Department employees against stores
request
.Weekly requisitioning of materials required to maintain stock level
.Enter all materials in and out of stores into the computer on a weekly basis
.Stock taking to be completed at a given time by the hotel management
.Ensure proper security is adhered at all time
.Ensure stores are kept clean and tidy at all times.

We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As an Engineering Storekeeper you are responsible to receive| store and issue
supplies and equipment| compile records of supply transactions and verify that
supplies received are listed on requisitions and invoices| whereby your role
will include key responsibilities such as:

.Record accurately deliveries and departmental issues in the stock ledgers and
balance daily to the standard required
.Match goods received with delivery notes from suppliers
.Unload and receive goods from suppliers
.Ensure that all goods are immediately dispatched to store for which they are
intended and that no goods are left unsecured or unsupervised on the loading
bay
.Distribute goods to the Engineering Department employees against stores
request
.Weekly requisitioning of materials required to maintain stock level
.Enter all materials in and out of stores into the computer on a weekly basis
.Stock taking to be completed at a given time by the hotel management
.Ensure proper security is adhered at all time
.Ensure stores are kept clean and tidy at all times.

Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally be having a high school or college qualification with
previous experiences in a similar position within the hospitality industry.
You must have a proven knowledge in the electrical equipments and a good
command of English| whereby Computer skills will be an advantage.

Engineerig Technician – JW Marriott Hotel Dubai – Dubai

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Job Number 1900067S
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location JW Marriott Hotel Dubai| Dubai| United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and
Marriott Hotels.
Marriott Hotels | Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than
500 global locations| is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can
travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels| you will help keep this
promise by delivering premium choices| sophisticated style| and well-crafted
details. With your skills and imagination| together we will innovate and
reinvent the future of travel.

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International|s luxury portfolio and
consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and
distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come
first. Because if you’re happy| our guests will be happy. It’s as simple as
that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other| where you’ll be
part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-
workers. JW creates opportunities for training| development| recognition and
most importantly| a place where you can really pursue your passions in a
luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take
care of our associates. That’s The JW Treatment™.

Job Summary

Perform preventive maintenance of the major mechanical and life safety
equipment at multiple properties within a geographic area or cluster. Drive
from home base location to properties within area of responsibility to respond
to service requests. Conduct monthly| quarterly| and annual life safety
inspections| where allowed by local jurisdiction. Act as a technical resource
for locations regarding corrective| preventative| and/or routine repair and
maintenance procedures and techniques. Perform preventative maintenance on
tools and equipment to minimize downtime. Maintain maintenance inventory and
requisition parts and supplies as needed and within budgeted guidelines.
Maintain a thorough log of each day’s activities and problems including
documenting decisions and rationale for repairs and/or recommendations for
replacements of major mechanical equipment. Act as a technical resource for
locations regarding corrective| preventative| and/or routine repair and
maintenance procedures and techniques such as| but not limited to:
HVAC/refrigeration| kitchen equipment| laundry equipment| electrical systems|
boilers and hot water systems| and life safety systems. Conduct emergency work
on HVAC| kitchen| laundry| or water systems outages.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any
maintenance problems| safety hazards| accidents| or injuries; complete safety
training and certifications; and properly store flammable materials. Assist
management in training| counseling| motivating| and coaching employees. Ensure
uniform and personal appearances are clean and professional| maintain
confidentiality of proprietary information| and protect company assets.
Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards| anticipate
and address guests’ service needs| assist individuals with disabilities| and
thank guests with genuine appreciation. Adhere to quality expectations and
standards. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others|
support team to reach common goals| and listen and respond appropriately to
the concerns of other employees. Speak with others using clear and
professional language. Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects
weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance. Assist with
moving| lifting| carrying| and placing of objects weighing in excess of 100
pounds. Move up and down stairs| service ramps| and/or ladders. Reach overhead
and below the knees| including bending| twisting| pulling| and stooping. Enter
and locate work-related information using computers and/or point of sale
systems. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested.

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Mechanical Supervisor – DoubleTree by Hilton Jumeirah

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JOB DESCRIPTION
 
A Mechanical Supervisor is responsible for designing| building| installing|
and servicing machinery| components| and tools to deliver an excellent Guest
and Member experience.
What will I be doing?
As a Mechanical Supervisor| you are responsible for designing| building|
installing| and servicing machinery| components| and tools to deliver an
excellent Guest and Member experience. A Mechanical Supervisor will also be
required to develop and test machinery and ensure that inspections meet
company standards. Specifically| you will be responsible for performing the
following tasks to the highest standards:
Develop| test| and troubleshoot machinery and equipment by applying knowledge of mechanical engineering technology

Devise| fabricate and assemble new or modified mechanical components or assemblies for products
Set up and conduct tests of complete units and components
Record test procedures and results| numerical and graphical data| and any recommendations
Design| build| install and service mechanical machinery| components and tools
Ensure quality inspections are carried out in line with company standards
Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
What are we looking for?

A Mechanical Supervisor serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

Accredited mechanical engineering qualification
Positive attitude
Good communication skills
Committed to delivering a high level of customer service
Excellent grooming standards
Previous experience in a similar role
It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

Flexibility to respond to a range of different work situations
Ability to work on their own

Maintenance Engineer – DoubleTree by Hilton Jumeirah

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JOB DESCRIPTION
 
A Maintenance Engineer is responsible for all maintenance issues within the
hotel to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience while performing
daily checks| repairing equipment| and coordinating renovation projects.
What will I be doing?
As a Maintenance Engineer| you are responsible for all maintenance issues
within the hotel| daily maintenance checks| and repairing mechanical equipment
to deliver an excellent Guest and Member experience. A Maintenance Engineer
will also be required to coordinate renovation projects and develop emergency
programs. Specifically| you will be responsible for performing the following
tasks to the highest standards:
Responsible for maintenance issues within the hotel
Perform daily checks around the hotel
Conduct lift emergency release procedures as required
Diagnose| maintain| and repair mechanical equipment within the hotel
Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
Maintenance of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition and take action when any unsafe situations arise
Develop| implement| and direct all emergency programs
Develop| implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses
Coordinate renovation bidding| define the cost and scope of the project| and oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work is performed cost effectively
Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
Responsible for the health and safety of the hotel
Ensure monthly safety inspections take place and employees are trained accordingly

Cluster Director of Engineering – Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

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JOB DESCRIPTION
 
A Chief Engineer will manage the Engineering Team to efficiently maintain all
hotel operations such that safety| security| conversation| and compliance are
ensured at the highest levels.

What will I be doing?
As Chief Engineer| you are responsible for the effective management of all
engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel| including energy
conservation. You are also responsible for the development of the Engineering
Team and staying abreast of compliance regulations and procedures in the field
of Engineering| as required for hotel standards. Specifically| a Chief
Engineer will perform the following tasks to the highest standards:
Lead the Engineering Team in the day-to-day engineering and maintenance operations of the hotel| including service standards| equipment schedules| and work schedules
Communicate with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritize maintenance activities for Guest rooms and public areas
Develop systems and procedures to ensure the health and safety of Guests and Team Members| as well as the proper conditions for plants| machinery| and property
Communicate with Government agencies to ensure full compliance with statutory regulations
Prepare Capital and Repairs and Maintenance budgets for Engineering
Perform daily checks around the hotel

Conduct lift emergency release procedures as required
Diagnose| maintain| and repair mechanical equipment within the hotel
Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
Maintenance of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition and take action when any unsafe situations arise
Develop| implement| and direct all emergency programs
Develop| implement and manage energy conservation programs for the property to minimize expenses
Coordinate renovation bidding| define the cost and scope of the project| and oversee the general contractor and subcontractors to ensure quality work is performed cost effectively
Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
Identify and introduce environmentally-friendly systems and equipment
Monitor Key Performance Indicators for the Engineering Department and take corrective action| as required| to improve equipment inventory| quality audit| productivity| and other objectives
Manage all Team Member related activities| including recruitment| performance management| training| career planning| disciplinary matters| and team motivation

Mechanical Technician – Renaissance Downtown Hotel – Dubai

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Job Number 19000578
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Renaissance Downtown Hotel| Dubai| Dubai| United Arab Emirates
VIEW ON MAP
Brand Renaissance Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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You were always one of those curious kids who opened every cabinet| peeked
behind every door| and never ceased to ask |why| when given an explanation.
Today| you bring your personal style to every experience. You live life to
discover. You are passionate about your neighborhood| always looking to
explore the places one wouldn’t find in a travel guide. If this sounds like
you| you’re in the right place. You’ve got authentic style| natural curiosity
and a warm way with people. Renaissance is not just a place to spend the
night| it|s a place to discover| a place in the world with style like yours.
That’s why we’re not just looking for anyone. We’re looking for someone like
you.

Job Summary

Install| maintain| repair and perform preventative maintenance on appliances|
electronics| and equipment. Conduct daily inspections of the property|s
mechanical plant. Monitor and control property temperature. Read| log| track|
and interpret readings from meters| gauges| and other measuring units.
Maintain daily logs of operation| maintenance| and safety activities. Monitor
and inspect boiler equipment| computer terminals| switches| etc. Assemble|
install| test| and maintain electrical systems| apparatus| and components.
Assist management in hiring| training| scheduling| evaluating| counseling|
disciplining| and motivating and coaching employees; serve as a role model.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report
maintenance problems| safety hazards| accidents| or injuries; complete safety
training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean
and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect
company assets. Speak with others using clear and professional language.
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others; listen and
respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees. Welcome and
acknowledge all guests according to company standards. Ensure adherence to
quality expectations and standards. Grasp| turn| and manipulate objects of
varying size and weight. Reach overhead and below the knees| including
bending| twisting| pulling| and stooping. Move up and down stairs| service
ramps| sloping| uneven| slippery surfaces and/or ladders. Move through
confined or elevated spaces. Stand| sit| or walk for an extended time period.
Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects weighing less than or equal
to 50 pounds without assistance. Perform other reasonable job duties as
requested by Supervisors.

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Engineering – Chief Engineer – Centro Sharjah – Sharjah

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JOB REF: 3870324
JOB DESCRIPTION
As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs
and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities
within the hotel and maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic
equipment including heating and ventilation| whereby your role will include
key responsibilities such as:
•Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works
•Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and
Technical Services of any problems at all times
•Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installations

•Supervise and liaise with all contractors| write specifications for all
electrical| mechanical and associated building works complying with the local
government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon
satisfactory completion

•Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
hotel and report any major defects

•Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing
prints| specifications and equipment| technical maintenance manuals| etc.

•Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are
carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs
and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities
within the hotel and maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic
equipment including heating and ventilation| whereby your role will include
key responsibilities such as:

•Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works

•Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and
Technical Services of any problems at all times

•Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installations

•Supervise and liaise with all contractors| write specifications for all
electrical| mechanical and associated building works complying with the local
government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon
satisfactory completion

•Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
hotel and report any major defects

•Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing
prints| specifications and equipment| technical maintenance manuals| etc.

•Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are
carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally have a degree in mechanical and electrical engineering with
at least three years experiences in a similar role within the hospitality
industry. A good command of written and spoken English and the ability to find
fault and rectify subsystems are essentials.

Duty Engineer – The Ritz-Carlton – Dubai

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Job Number 190003MP
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location The Ritz-Carlton| Dubai| Dubai| United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
Brand The Ritz-Carlton
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

Start Your Journey With Us
At more than 80 award-winning properties worldwide| The Ritz-Carlton Ladies
and Gentlemen create experiences so exceptional that long after a guest stays
with us| the experience stays with them. As the premier worldwide provider of
luxury experiences| we set the standard for rare and special luxury service
the world over. We invite you to explore The Ritz-Carlton.
Job Summary

Respond and attend to guest repair requests. Communicate with guests/customers
to resolve maintenance issues. Perform preventive maintenance on tools and
kitchen and mechanical room equipment| including cleaning and lubrication.
Visually inspect tools| equipment| or machines. Carry equipment (e.g.| tools|
radio). Identify| locate| and operate all shut-off valves for equipment and
all utility shut-offs for buildings. Maintain maintenance inventory and
requisition parts and supplies as needed. Communicate each day’s activities
and problems that occur to the other shifts using approved communication
programs and standards. Display basic knowledge or ability to acquire
knowledge in the following categories: air conditioning and refrigeration|
electrical| mechanical| plumbing| pneumatic/electronic systems and controls|
carpentry and finish skills| kitchen equipment| vehicles| energy conservation|
and/or general building. Perform all surface preparation| painting| minor
drywall and wood trim repair| light bulb and A/C filter replacement and the
complete and thorough clean up of the painting or repair area. Test|
troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment| plumbing
(e.g.| plunge toilets and unclog drains)| electrical components including
lamps| cosmetic items| extension cords| vacuum cleaners| internet devices|
replace electrical switches and outlets| and other guestroom items. Program
TV|s and perform general housekeeping and engineering-related inventory
duties. Use the Lockout/Tagout system before performing any maintenance work.
Perform repairs on interior and exterior landscaping as well as external
landscaping sprinklers| Display basic computer skills including inputting air
handler schedules and making temperature changes.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report any
maintenance problems| safety hazards| accidents| or injuries; complete safety
training and certifications; and properly store flammable materials. Ensure
uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional| maintain
confidentiality of proprietary information| and protect company assets.
Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards| anticipate
and address guests’ service needs| assist individuals with disabilities| and
thank guests with genuine appreciation. Adhere to quality expectations and
standards. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others|
support team to reach common goals| and listen and respond appropriately to
the concerns of other employees. Speak with others using clear and
professional language. Move| lift| carry| push| pull| and place objects
weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance and heavier
lifting or movement tasks with assistance. Move up and down stairs| service
ramps| and/or ladders. Reach overhead and below the knees| including bending|
twisting| pulling| and stooping. Enter and locate work-related information
using computers. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested.

_The Ritz-Carlton is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a
diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. The Ritz-Carlton does
not discriminate on the basis of disability| veteran status or any other basis
protected under federal| state or local laws._

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Engineering – A/C Supervisor – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas – Abu Dhabi

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JOB REF: 3869412
JOB DESCRIPTIONan A/C Supervisor you are responsible to carry out regular maintenance
checks and inspect and test systems before usage| whereby your role will
include key responsibilities such as:
•Monitor the different types of temperatures e.g. indoor temperature| outdoor
temperature| chiller temperatures| fan coils| air handling unit| air supply
temperature| etc.
•Prepare preventive maintenance schedule
•Maintain the cleanliness of all-condensing unit| chillers| fan coil units and
air handlers
•Maintain the performance of chilled water pumps
•Ensure that all coolers and freezers are working properly to maintain the
desired storage temperatures
•Distribute the work to Subordinates accordingly to their capabilities and in
order to achieve the best results
•Ensure that the work done by Subordinates is according to specified standards
•Ensure that all related and needed tools are in safe place and in working
condition.
•Follow the preventive maintenance chart strictly and maintain records for
future reference
•Create on the job training among engineering employees and create
opportunities for them to upgrade their skills and knowledge at all times
•Be aware of the emergency procedure in the hotel and know what to do in case
of fire.

We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Maintenance professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
As an A/C Supervisor you are responsible to carry out regular maintenance
checks and inspect and test systems before usage| whereby your role will
include key responsibilities such as:

•Monitor the different types of temperatures e.g. indoor temperature| outdoor
temperature| chiller temperatures| fan coils| air handling unit| air supply
temperature| etc.
•Prepare preventive maintenance schedule
•Maintain the cleanliness of all-condensing unit| chillers| fan coil units and
air handlers
•Maintain the performance of chilled water pumps
•Ensure that all coolers and freezers are working properly to maintain the
desired storage temperatures
•Distribute the work to Subordinates accordingly to their capabilities and in
order to achieve the best results
•Ensure that the work done by Subordinates is according to specified standards
•Ensure that all related and needed tools are in safe place and in working
condition.
•Follow the preventive maintenance chart strictly and maintain records for
future reference
•Create on the job training among engineering employees and create
opportunities for them to upgrade their skills and knowledge at all times
•Be aware of the emergency procedure in the hotel and know what to do in case
of fire.

Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally have a degree in mechanical engineering and be specialized
in the maintenance of refrigeration systems or in building services
engineering. Previous experiences in a similar role and a proven knowledge in
the operation and maintenance of the equipment is an advantage. A good command
of English and the ability to find fault and rectify subsystems are
essentials.

Engineering – Chief Engineer – Centro Barsha – Dubai

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centro hotel barsha Dubai

JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
 
As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs
and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities
within the hotel and maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic
equipment including heating and ventilation| whereby your role will include
key responsibilities such as:

?Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works
 
?Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and
Technical Services of any problems at all times
 
?Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installations

?Supervise and liaise with all contractors| write specifications for all
electrical| mechanical and associated building works complying with the local
government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon
satisfactory completion

?Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
hotel and report any major defects

?Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing
prints| specifications and equipment| technical maintenance manuals| etc.

?Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are
carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs
and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities
within the hotel and maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic
equipment including heating and ventilation| whereby your role will include
key responsibilities such as:

?Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works

?Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and
Technical Services of any problems at all times

?Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installations

?Supervise and liaise with all contractors| write specifications for all
electrical| mechanical and associated building works complying with the local
government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon
satisfactory completion

?Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
hotel and report any major defects

?Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing
prints| specifications and equipment| technical maintenance manuals| etc.

?Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are
carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally have a degree in mechanical and electrical engineering with
at least three years experiences in a similar role within the hospitality
industry. A good command of written and spoken English and the ability to find
fault and rectify subsystems are essentials.

Engineering – Engineer – Beach Rotana – Abu Dhabi

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beach rotana hotel abu dhabi
beach rotana hotel abu dhabi

JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
Job Summary:
As an Engineer you are responsible to assist the Chief Engineer / Director of
Engineering on all matters related to the repairs and maintenance operation of
the physical plant and engineering facilities within the Hotel. The role
involves maintaining all mechanical| electrical and electronic equipment|
including heating and ventilation.
General Duties and Responsibilities:
Maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic equipment including heating
and ventilation| as well the general maintenance of the Hotel complex.

Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works

Supervise maintenance Colleagues and contract Colleagues who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installation.

Supervise and liaise with all contractors

Write specifications for all electrical| mechanical and associated building
works complying with the local Government regulations

Schedule planned and preventive maintenance programs on all electrical and
mechanical equipment throughout the Hotel premises

Decide and agree with the Director of Engineering on the priorities of all
electrical and mechanical projects

Advise and inform the Director of Engineering on any Health and Safety matters
relating to the electricity and work regulations

Organize and implement regular fire training courses and evacuation drills as
directed by the Director of Engineering and Colleague Development department

Oversees the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
Hotel and reports any major defects to the Director of Engineering

Ensures that all administration files are kept up to date including all built
drawing prints| specifications and equipment technical maintenance manuals

Operate in a safe and environmentally friendly way to protect guests’ and
colleagues’ health and safety| as well as protect and conserve the environment

Comply with the hotel environmental| health and safety policies and procedures

To create scope of work for various small projects to be executed under FF&E
expense

Control utilities cost by implementing various techniques and keep under the
budget

Assist Director of Engineering to prepare POM and utility budget.

Supports hotel departmental maintenance programs and executes daily|weekly and
monthly checklists.

Inspect and Maintain all mechanical rooms in an orderly and clean condition

Environment| Health & Safety Responsibilities:

To maintain compliance with all policies and procedures of EHSMS.

Identify risks/aspects| implement corrective action and arrange monitoring
where required.

Ensure relevant EHS information is provided and appropriate training is
maintained.

Maintain appropriate records as required for EHSMS.

Conduct regular section meetings to discuss EHS issues and ensure consultative
structure and colleague’s participation.

Ensure that all reported incidents are investigated and all actions are
reported to Department heads to prevent a similar occurrence.

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We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

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Job Summary:

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As an Engineer you are responsible to assist the Chief Engineer / Director of
Engineering on all matters related to the repairs and maintenance operation of
the physical plant and engineering facilities within the Hotel. The role
involves maintaining all mechanical| electrical and electronic equipment|
including heating and ventilation.

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General Duties and Responsibilities:

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Maintain all mechanical| electrical and electronic equipment including heating
and ventilation| as well the general maintenance of the Hotel complex.

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Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and
mechanical equipment including general building works

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Supervise maintenance Colleagues and contract Colleagues who are carrying out
minor building work| electrical and mechanical installation.

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Supervise and liaise with all contractors

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Write specifications for all electrical| mechanical and associated building
works complying with the local Government regulations

|

Schedule planned and preventive maintenance programs on all electrical and
mechanical equipment throughout the Hotel premises

|

Decide and agree with the Director of Engineering on the priorities of all
electrical and mechanical projects

|

Advise and inform the Director of Engineering on any Health and Safety matters
relating to the electricity and work regulations

|

Organize and implement regular fire training courses and evacuation drills as
directed by the Director of Engineering and Colleague Development department

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Oversees the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the
Hotel and reports any major defects to the Director of Engineering

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Ensures that all administration files are kept up to date including all built
drawing prints| specifications and equipment technical maintenance manuals

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Operate in a safe and environmentally friendly way to protect guests’ and
colleagues’ health and safety| as well as protect and conserve the environment

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Comply with the hotel environmental| health and safety policies and procedures

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To create scope of work for various small projects to be executed under FF&E
expense

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Control utilities cost by implementing various techniques and keep under the
budget

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Assist Director of Engineering to prepare POM and utility budget.

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Supports hotel departmental maintenance programs and executes daily|weekly and
monthly checklists.

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Inspect and Maintain all mechanical rooms in an orderly and clean condition

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Environment| Health & Safety Responsibilities:

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To maintain compliance with all policies and procedures of EHSMS.

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Identify risks/aspects| implement corrective action and arrange monitoring
where required.

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Ensure relevant EHS information is provided and appropriate training is
maintained.

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Maintain appropriate records as required for EHSMS.

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Conduct regular section meetings to discuss EHS issues and ensure consultative
structure and colleague’s participation.

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Ensure that all reported incidents are investigated and all actions are
reported to Department heads to prevent a similar occurrence.

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Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should be holding a degree in mechanical and electrical engineering and
should have at least three years experiences in a supervisory role within the
hospitality industry. A good command of written and spoken English and the
ability to find fault and rectify subsystems are essentials.

Engineering – A/C Technician – Rose Rayhaan by Rotana – Dubai

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JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Maintenance professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
 
As an A/C Technician you are responsible to install| service and repair
temperature and air quality control systems and your role will include key
responsibilities such as:

• Repair| maintain and provide technical attention to all electrical and
mechanical refrigeration systems of the hotel – freezer| fridges| ice makers|
fan coil units| chiller| etc.
• Maintain preventively all air-conditioning and refrigeration systems within
the hotel
• Check on performance of refrigeration systems and components
• Verify all door closing systems on walk in coolers / freezer (door gaskets /
latches)
• Check and maintain all defrosting systems and automation of ice makers
• Work on maintenance requests from all departments
• Ensure routine cleaning of fan coil units and air-handling unit filters
• Check on performance of air-conditioning and chill water systems
• Cooperate with all engineering colleagues in detention of failures of air-
condition and refrigeration system and function set up
• Strict control on venting of CFC’s to atmosphere
• Overhauling of air-condition / refrigeration equipment and systems
• Check all refrigeration and oil levels and control of major repairs
• Cooperate and inform Engineering Storekeeper on purchase of parts
• Carry out all works as per the country technical regulations and safety
standards

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We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Maintenance professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As an A/C Technician you are responsible to install| service and repair
temperature and air quality control systems and your role will include key
responsibilities such as:

• Repair| maintain and provide technical attention to all electrical and
mechanical refrigeration systems of the hotel – freezer| fridges| ice makers|
fan coil units| chiller| etc.
• Maintain preventively all air-conditioning and refrigeration systems within
the hotel
• Check on performance of refrigeration systems and components
• Verify all door closing systems on walk in coolers / freezer (door gaskets /
latches)
• Check and maintain all defrosting systems and automation of ice makers
• Work on maintenance requests from all departments
• Ensure routine cleaning of fan coil units and air-handling unit filters
• Check on performance of air-conditioning and chill water systems
• Cooperate with all engineering colleagues in detention of failures of air-
condition and refrigeration system and function set up
• Strict control on venting of CFC’s to atmosphere
• Overhauling of air-condition / refrigeration equipment and systems
• Check all refrigeration and oil levels and control of major repairs
• Cooperate and inform Engineering Storekeeper on purchase of parts
• Carry out all works as per the country technical regulations and safety
standards

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Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should have ideally a diploma in maintenance of refrigeration systems or
in building services engineering with previous experiences in the same role
and a proven knowledge in the operation and maintenance of the equipment. A
good command of English and the ability to find fault and rectify subsystems
are essentials.

Engineering – Painter – Centro Al Manhal – Abu Dhabi

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Centro hotel Abu Dhabi

JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Maintenance professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.
 
As a Painter you are responsible for all decoration maintenance repair works
related to the fabric of the hotel building e.g. wall papering| painting and
decorating| whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:

• Carry out all preparation works and decorate all ceilings and walls within
the property
• Prepare and decorate all woodwork e.g. doors| architrave’s| window and
skirting boards
• Strip and prepare all walls to take new wall paper as and when instructed to
do so
• Repair and maintain existing wall coverings
• Carry out preventive maintenance schedules for all decorating jobs as
directed by your superiors

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We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Maintenance professionals
who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of
customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Painter you are responsible for all decoration maintenance repair works
related to the fabric of the hotel building e.g. wall papering| painting and
decorating| whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:

• Carry out all preparation works and decorate all ceilings and walls within
the property
• Prepare and decorate all woodwork e.g. doors| architrave’s| window and
skirting boards
• Strip and prepare all walls to take new wall paper as and when instructed to
do so
• Repair and maintain existing wall coverings
• Carry out preventive maintenance schedules for all decorating jobs as
directed by your superiors

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Education| Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally be having an education in technical studies or equivalent
qualification with previous experiences in a similar role. You should be able
to work under policies and regulations and must be in good physical condition.
A good command of English and the ability to find fault and rectify systems
are essentials.

Engineering Manager – JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai – Dubai

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Job Number 18003GQF
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

The Marquis brand is a quality standard for the finest properties in the Marriott portfolio, synonymous with intuitive service and refined taste. The JW Marriott Marquis Dubai has instantly gained status as one of the region’s most compelling destinations, offering service and facilities that have been carefully crafted around the expectations of the world’s most discerning travelers.
The hotel features elegantly conceived accommodation, outstanding event and business facilities, a collection of 14 stylish bars and restaurants and the haven of health and relaxation that is Saray Spa and Health Club. A marriage of rich and colorful cultural inspirations and design finesse makes it a destination with distinctive character and ambience.

Job Summary
Provide senior leadership to manage the functionality and safety of the hotel facility, including the physical building/s, mechanical equipment, electrical system/s, heating and cooling systems and life safety systems and assets, in accordance with local laws and regulations. Assigns work, supervises staff and verifies and documents the completion of all routine maintenance and repairs in the property maintenance management system. Directly manage operating budget/cost controls (checkbook accounting) and execute capital projects, as assigned. Directs outside contractors, communicates with municipality officials and inspects quality of work by staff. Responds and coordinates responses to guest calls and emergency situations. Responsible for interviewing, training & development, supervising, counseling, scheduling and evaluating staff to maintain set standards.

Candidate Profile
Experience:
Minimum 6 years of related work experience in a 5-star Hotel; with 3 years of leadership experience.

Skills and Knowledge
Operations experience in facilities and engineering management.
Strong project management skills and leadership.
Strong customer focus/perspective and relationship skills.
Strong commitment for team success.
Demonstrated skills in effective budget and scheduling management.

Ability to positively motivate teams and individuals.
Proven skills in identifying and developing leaders.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrated experience leading a multi-disciplined technical team.

Education or Certification
Degree or Higher Diploma in Engineering / Technical Field

Water Inspector – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi, UAE

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Water Inspector – Abu Dhabi, UAE
 
Parsons is one of the world’s largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations – from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning. Parsons has the people and power to move the world.

JOB OVERVIEW:
 
Inspect site conditions to ensure suitability for the designed permanent works.
 
Give practical advice on constructional matters.
 
Inspect construction, including temporary, works to ensure compliance with approved methods and contract requirements.
 
Maintain records of inspections, work executed, etc.
 
Direct Inspectors and ensure performance.
 
Assist in or measure work done when required.

Observe site safety procedures.

Assist in preparation of “as-built” drawings.

Assist with inspection of completed works, prepare sang lists and handover to operating authority.

REQUIREMENTS:
Engineering Degree or Diploma.

7 – 10 years of experience in construction supervision/inspection of water networks and associated utilities.

Preferably with at least 2 years of relevant experience in Abu dhabi or UAE.

Chief Engineer – Fujairah Rotana Resort – UAE

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Expiry Date: 2018/12/20
Ref. JB3845040
Engineering – Chief Engineer
Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa – Al Aqah Beach
 
Job Description
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities within the hotel and maintain all mechanical, electrical and electronic equipment including heating and ventilation, whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:
 
•Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and mechanical equipment including general building works
 
•Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and Technical Services of any problems at all times
 
•Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out minor building work, electrical and mechanical installations
 
•Supervise and liaise with all contractors, write specifications for all electrical, mechanical and associated building works complying with the local government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon satisfactory completion

•Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the hotel and report any major defects

•Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing prints, specifications and equipment, technical maintenance manuals, etc.

•Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

Skills
Education, Qualifications & Experiences

You should ideally have a degree in mechanical and electrical engineering with at least three years experiences in a similar role within the hospitality industry. A good command of written and spoken English and the ability to find fault and rectify subsystems are essentials.

Knowledge & Competencies

The ideal candidate will be able to handle stress and work under pressure and bring along strong administrative skills, an analytical mind and the capability of being able to write concise reports. You will have a high level of self motivation, develop innovative options in the best interest of the hotel

MEP Cost Manager – ATKINS – Dubai

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REF:    FG-005937
Associate Director – MEP Cost Management
 
Faithful+Gould are seeking to expand the MEP cost management team based for the UAE from both a team size and client development perspective. Based from Dubai or Abu Dhabi, you will lead the MEP cost management team for MEP deliverables for all UAE cost management projects.
 
Additionally, you shall support our ME and Africa teams, as senior MEP representative in the business.
 
Responsibilities

Preparation and delivery of MEP estimates, cost plans, Bills of Quantities, pre-tender estimates and post contract QS administration
Contract interpretation and advice/action
Client and stakeholder management
Executive level reporting
Internal programme management
Managing and assisting technical teams to prepare task orders/work packages
Project/Client specific Change Management
Reporting on project performance
Leveraging project commercial performance – revenues and costs
Ensure time charge hours properly captured and invoiced on time.
Preparation of MEP sector business plans.
Develop strategic client relationships and key accounts.
Profit and loss responsibility.
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.

Essential Criteria

In-depth knowledge and experience in MEP cost management and contract administration
Middle East experience in last 4-5 years preferable
Middle East delivery experience in UAE would be a differentiator
Good contract, commercial and financial understanding, 10 years post qualification experience
Excellent written English for preparation of task orders, contract letters and communications
Good communication skills to work with the design teams and obtain the required information
Understanding of standard methods of measurement
Good attention to detail and ability to review estimates, cost plans and bills of quantities prior to issue
Client facing role at both pre- and post-contract stages.
Desirable Criteria
Professional Membership – MRICS
Knowledge of FIDIC contracts.
Qualifications
Degree or similar in Quantity Surveying preferred, but not essential.
The Individual
Degree in Quantity Surveying or similar from recognised University preferred
Strong contractual, commercial and financial knowledge
Min 15 years post-contract relevant capacity in contracts and commercial management
Must have consultant and/or client background for minimum of 5 years
Minimum of 3 years Middle East experience preferred
Ability to manage multiple projects
Good communication skills
Politically aware
Team player, team leader.

Senior Tunnel Engineer – Atkins – Dubai

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REF:   ME-006065
Job Scope
 
Our Middle East offices include the UAE (Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia & Kuwait. As a provider of multi-disciplinary technical services to the built environment Atkins in the Middle East is committed to design excellence in the delivery of first class solutions which combine innovation, imagination and best practice.
 
We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Tunnel Engineer to join our expanding team in the Middle East, to work on a range of challenging projects in our Civil Structures practise based in Dubai.

Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be a Senior Engineer with a proven track record in the design of underground / civil engineering structures including tunnels and shafts.
Candidates should be practical and demonstrate good commercial skills that will help develop and expand our business in the region.
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

A good academic background with a civil engineering bachelors or masters degree
Chartered status in civil engineering
Significant post graduation experience undertaking the design of underground structures including both insitu and precast linings for shafts and tunnels.
Has worked within multi-disciplinary teams, and has been responsible for co-ordination with MEP, Architecture, Utilities.
Experience working in Rail, Highways and water conveyance projects.
Good written and verbal communication skills in English (clear, concise report writing will be expected)
Commercially aware with a flexible attitude to both the type of work undertaken and the level of responsibility given
Experience of team leading roles, and liaison with Clients, Contractors, design team and third parties
Although based in Dubai, you will be required to travel regionally and be eligible to work in both KSA and Qatar
Behaviours
A personality compatible with a high degree of collaborative and team work
Excellent technical judgement
Adaptable
Understand the importance of technical accuracy with a high attention to detail
A high motivation to succeed, and to progress and develop their chosen careers

MEP Supervisor – SERCO – Abu Dhabi/Fujairah/Al Ain

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Serco Middle East is looking to hire MEP Supervisor (Abu Dhabi) – Subject to Contract Award to join the Integrated Facilities Services (IFS) Division. The incumbent should possess good knowledge and experience in MEP maintenance and Facilities management work. The key purpose of the role is to oversee the planning and scheduling of all resources required to deliver the maintenance service.
 
Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
 
Reports to: Department Manager or Section Lead or Engineer within the contract
 
Accountable for: Technicians or Technical Assistants
 
Key accountabilities

Be responsible for the delivery of all planned and reactive tasks in accordance with the Service Level Specification requirements.
Prepare and provide daily and monthly management reports and shift handover reports in a timely manner.
Assist in the development and monitoring of policies, procedures and protocols for the maintenance and repair services (including Permit to Work System and Emergency Procedures).
Carry out risk assessments and develop Method Statements to ensure all tasks are carried out safely so as not to harm people, equipment or property in conjunction with the Management and Procurement.
Assist in providing scope of work and provide support for the selection of Specialist Service Partners.
Plan, coordinate and supervise in house staff, consultants and specialist service contractors providing inspection of works to ensure quality of service delivery. Report all shortfalls.
Assist in conducting building surveys and asset collation and input into the development of the annual and 5 Year Asset Maintenance Plans, Energy Management Plans and the Condition Survey.
Arrange and support any Insurance/3rd Party Inspections with external auditors.
Provide a quality analysis and comment technically upon maintenance. Feedback from both in-house and specialist service partners on the quality of service and any recommended corrective actions to be taken.
Ensure that work is to be performed as per HSE regulations, municipal by-laws, government legislation and Building codes.

Provide and prepare estimates and quotations for small project works as and when required.
Preparation of competency assessment and issuing of standing Instructions.
Conform to all necessary internal and/or external approvals before, during and after maintenance and repair work including Permit to Work and Lockout / Tag-out procedures.
Ensure all assets and plant rooms and building structure are in good repair and painted to promote the aesthetics of the assets and premises at all times.
Participate in the Health, Safety & Risk programs including toolbox talks, health safety and environmental training related to work activities especially safety and working at heights.
Ensure implement CAFMS (Computerized Analysis Facility Management System) to maintain entire database of all maintenance to provide comprehensive, clear and complete presentations on project progress and daily activities performance.
Ensure KPI’s are maintained.
Maintain good and harmonious relationships with clients and visitors and respond to any complaints promptly. Identify any necessary steps to prevent inconvenience to tenants. Any issues to be reported to the helpdesk and onward processing to the Serco management.
Ensure compliance with the company Integrated Management System relevant to the position. Work with power and hand tools safely so as not to cause harm to self or others.
Integrate and communicate effectively with technical staff and other trade staff (HVAC, Electrical, Mechanical, BMS, Controls, Civil and Cleaning) as required to complete all works.
Develop and deliver a training matrix of the full range of skills to support the development of Technicians (eg multi-skilling).
Ensure delivery of regular tool box talks to the technical team.
Whilst taking primary responsibility of specific systems on site, should be conversant with, and understand, the complete working of the building services systems including but not limited to mechanical engineering, electronic control systems and plumbing.
Ensure personnel issues and attendance records of their team are dealt with in an appropriate manner.
Provide technical support to other staff for the implementation of complex systems or new projects;
Conduct performance review for Technicians
Conduct disciplinary and grievance for Technicians and Assistants;
Carry out 24-hour on-call responsibility for incidents and emergency within the department;
Carry out other duties as directed by the line manager or member of the senior management team.

HSQE and Information Security Responsibilities

Understanding of personal responsibilities and contribution to achieving compliance with the Information Management Systems (IMS) 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.
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
Use safety equipment (including PPE) as required and intended and observe that this is also enforced among subcontractors and third parties’ working in Serco’s controlled premises/systems.
Promote a good HSQE and Information Security culture among their peers, subcontractors and third parties.
Lead by example and innovate to conserve energy, water and resources, minimise the generation of waste and actively recycle 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.
Protect information assets and data including both electronic and paper based from all threats whether internal, external, deliberate or accidental.
Promote a good HSQE and Information Security culture among their peers, subcontractors and third parties.
All work to be undertaken safely with procedures and processes followed to protect personnel.

Technical and Profession Skills

5 years’ minimum experience working in a building services engineering department within a facilities management organization.
2 years minimum supervisory experience with the ability to manage maintenance teams
Technically competent with a clear knowledge and experience of building services system, life safety and buildings controls systems

Knowledge

Strong communication skills and there will be a high level of accountability to manage, report and escalate any incident or event that may have an impact on services.
Client, stakeholders and employee engagement will be an additional focus for the role
Proficient and able to provide relevant supervisory and technical support
A high competency in English language skills, excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
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 a high pressure environment
Highly motivated and flexible to work in a time-sensitive environment to respond quickly and effectively to unanticipated high workloads, events and emergencies
Ability to think laterally and analyse and assess a range of information
Ability to multi-task and analyse situations promptly and without bias so as to determine the proper course of action or alternatives without jeopardising human safety, quality and the committed performance targets
Thorough understanding of all aspects of safety issues related to maintenance operations
Proficient in Microsoft packages including word, excel and PowerPoint. Adaptable to use company systems as required to the operations.
Ability to use AutoCAD, Visio, MS Project an advantage
Excellent problem solving skills
Ability to maintain employee, contractor and customer confidentiality
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients and customers
Quick on action and response times, ability to be flexible and manage priorities
Preferably with valid UAE driving license.

Additional / special features of the role

Typical physical demands include: high mobility to inspect all facilities in a high heat stress environment.
High degree of manual dexterity to sufficiently perform computer functions on a keyboard, produce materials on a PC and operate basic office equipment.
Normal or corrected vision and hearing, extensive sitting, mobility sufficient to visit with departments or employees throughout the facility and lift up to 14 kgs.

Senior Engineer – SERCO – Abu Dhabi

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Req ID 55510 –
 
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi – Engineers – Full Time
Senior Engineer (Mechanical)
 
Reporting to: Estates Manager
 
Division / Function: IFS
 
Grade: 16
 
Serco Leadership Tier: Managing a team within a business or function

Key purpose
 
The Senior Engineer will oversee the planning and scheduling of all resources required to deliver the mechanical engineering services. This will include parts, labour and the input of the specialist service delivery partners to ensure that all works are completed in a timely manner with no disruption to the Clients services. Provide technical and engineering expertise in all functionality of the mechanical systems, leading and guiding teams in carrying out the operation and maintenance within the property.
 
Ensure all works are be carried out in accordance with the required PPM to meet KPI`s, statutory requirements and Company procedures ensuring compliance with HSE and QA/QC policies so as not to interfere with client activities and achieve full customer satisfaction.

Key accountabilities

Reporting to the Estates Manager and assisting with managing the Engineers, Team Leaders & Technicians to meet contract expectations of performance and achieve the maximum operational efficiency and cost effective operation of the site.
Monitor and control expenses related to the mechanical engineering department to ensure budget control in accordance with allocated contract expense and company procedures.
Ensure procurement activities relating to the mechanical engineering department and required specialist subcontractors are provided in accordance with Company Procedures and Procurement department procedures.
Ensure all personnel undertake department briefings and induction activities to ensure all safety aspects of all works are understood by all personnel working on site to ensure safety standards and procedures are implemented and followed in accordance with contract requirements and Company guidelines.
Where required, they will also act as the Approved / Authorised Person for conducting Risk Assessment and signing off Method Statements and Permits to Work.
Ensure that QA is undertaken with reporting interaction with other departments of the Company to ensure QA/QC compliance is met.
Be responsible and report on the planning and scheduling of men / materials for all aspects of mechanical engineering requirements to ensure competent maintenance and reactive repair activity.
Act as a liaison with contractors and clients managing any work interfaces and enhancements to project scope
Review and evaluate technical submittals and shop drawings prior to submission to clients according to required project standards.
Provide information and scope of works to assist the Operations Manager in preparation of Subcontract agreements.
Assist in the recruitment, assessment and trade testing of capable technicians for the department.
Manage the department to ensure that Service Level Agreements and Key Performance Indicators and customer satisfaction is met in line with contract requirements.
Identify and scope additional works, technical upgrades and innovative improvements, to enhance the operational efficiency, contract deliverables, safety and customer satisfaction to improve the Company`s revenue and reputation
Ensure that continual improvement safety and technical training is provided to all staff to enhance safety and quality of service delivery
Ensure all areas of your responsibility are clean, tidy and all assets and building structure are in good repair and painted to promote the professionalism of the staff
Participate in overtime, shift work and/or out of hours working as governed by the necessity to provide the emergency power service to the client.
Participate in the Health, Safety & Risk programs including risk assessment of planned and reactive maintenance work activities.
Provide effective verbal, written and electronic communication with the management, client, peers, subcontractors and project subcontractors as required.
Ensure good HSQE and Information security culture is promoted within the department and among peers.
Carry out all other duties as directed by line management to the benefit of the Serco FM services to the Client and be available on a 24 hour 7 days a week on-call basis to react to contract emergency requirements.

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Must hold a degree in mechanical engineering, or related discipline or recognized trade qualifications in building services mechanical engineering or equivalent experience in a previous post.

Knowledge

Proficient and able to provide relevant managerial and technical support.
Technically competent with a clear knowledge of building services and associated services.
Good English language skills
PC skills operating MS Office programs
Ability to use AutoCAD, Visio, MS Project an advantage

Skills

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.

Experience

Minimum 8 years’ experience in operating in an mechanical engineering department within a building services, facilities management organization for a high rise (preferable) commercial or residential buildings at management level.

Senior Environmental Engineer – Parsons – Dubai

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REF:  54336
Do you have a passion for sustainability? Ready to lead a team that tackles environmental challenges? Take your Engineering expertise to the next level working on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community. Parsons is now hiring a fully qualified Senior Environmental Engineer with a desire to work on major projects that change the urban fabric of our community.
 
Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your advanced engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity lead teams and projects. We need our engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team-oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and leadership skills.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Reporting directly to the Regional Director of Sustainability and Environment, the senior environmental engineer will perform the following activities:
 
Act as the environmental discipline lead, reviewing technical submittals and studies prepared by others to assure quality and content, coordinating the integration of environmental controls within Project design and construction, liaising with environmental authorities to facilitate environmental permits and managing the performance of environmental subconsultants.
Procurement of environmental subconsultants, including peparation of scopes of work, commercial evaluations, work orders, subconsultancy agreements, and related documentation.
Preparing proposal documentation including environmental scope summaries, budget and staffing estimates.
Helps determine budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule.
Conducting surveys, studies and site investigations.

Reviewing studies prepared by others.
Preparing technical studies, reports, plans, summaries and narratives.
Providing technical guidance to Project teams at all Project stages, including planning, design development, tendering and construction supervision.
Preparing submissions for environmental permits and licenses and coordinating with authorities to secure approvals.
Preparing progress reports, delivering presentations, preparing meeting minutes as required
Preparing and delivering training to Project teams.
Conducting environmental compliance audits and monitoring the implementation of corrective actions.
Preparing capability statements, project briefs and other marketing and communications material.
Providing technical consultation for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses.
Ensuring compliance of design with all applicable standards and regulations.
Developing standard design procedures and design briefs.
Assists with renewal of environmental licenses.

QUALIFICATIONS

Based in Abu Dhabi or Dubai.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are critical the role
An advanced degree is required (Msc. or pHd.)
At least 15 years of work experience in the fields of environmental engineering and environmental project management with a civil engineering / infrastructure development company.
At least 8 years of directly related work experience in the GCC.
Advanced degree in environmental science, environmental engineering or related natural sciences discipline from a recognized university.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language.
Excellent technical writing skills in the English language.
Capable of producing high quality documents in terms of grammar, composition, formatting, layout, spelling and organization.
Detail-oriented and thorough, with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Capable of working independently to research, analyze and accurately solve techical problems.
Experience working within multi-disciplinary teams to provide technical environmental input.
Experience working with local environmental authorities and interfacing with client representatives.
Experience with managing environmental consultancy projects including environmental impact assessments, environmental engineering and feasibility studies, environmental monitoring and survey activities.
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Commercial Manager – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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Ready to put your contract skills to work with departments and teams that change the urban fabric of our community? Do you have an eye for details? Put your contract management expertise to work on complex projects. Parsons is now hiring Commercial Manager for our rapidly expanding team located in Abu Dhabi.
 
· Responsible for all contractual matters related to Abu Dhabi assigned Projects and report directly to T&I Sector Manager for Abu Dhabi.
 
· Capable of carrying out dispute resolution, trouble shooting and problem solving, especially involving financial matters
 
· Review and prepare claim reports with findings and recommendations
 
· Provide advice and direction with regard to Contractor’s claim and letters.
 
· Negotiate and clarify contractual requirements in meetings with consultants and contractors.

· Review, Identify and comment on Variation Orders.
 
· Review, negotiate and settle disputes.
 
· Manage a team of both pre and post contract commercial staff;

Develop and improve current sector commercial setup in line with Regional Commercial Managers plan
Requires 4-year degree in Engineering or Equivalent Qualification from a recognized University/Institute.
Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) or equivalent memberships.
Minimum 15 years’ experience in Contract Administrative works in transportation and/or Infrastructure projects. Must be capable of performing the duties and responsibilities stated above.
Requires leadership and good communication skills.
Fluent in written and spoken English.

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Chief Engineer – Fujairah Rotana Resort hotel – UAE

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Engineering – Chief Engineer
Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa – Al Aqah Beach
 
Job Description
We are currently seeking for passionate and dynamic Engineering professionals who pride themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of customer service and provide creative solutions to our guests.

As a Chief Engineer you are responsible on all matters related to the repairs and maintenance operation of the physical plant and engineering facilities within the hotel and maintain all mechanical, electrical and electronic equipment including heating and ventilation, whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:
 
•Organize and set up preventive maintenance programmes for all electrical and mechanical equipment including general building works
 
•Advise the General Manager and the Corporate Vice President – Engineering and Technical Services of any problems at all times
 
•Supervise maintenance employees and contract employees who are carrying out minor building work, electrical and mechanical installations
 
•Supervise and liaise with all contractors, write specifications for all electrical, mechanical and associated building works complying with the local government regulations and inspect and sign for contractor works upon satisfactory completion

•Oversee the general maintenance of all life safety systems throughout the hotel and report any major defects

•Ensure that all administration files are kept up to date including drawing prints, specifications and equipment, technical maintenance manuals, etc.

•Recommend and evaluate energy conservation programmes and ensure they are carried out as well as investigate the wastage.

Structural Inspector wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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AECOM is seeking an experienced Structural Inspector for a major Roads and Bridges project located in Dubai. The role involves both inspection and the supervision of Roads and Bridges 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 Structural Engineer (SE).
 
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 SE. This includes works orders, materials delivery, and daily inspections program.

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

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

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the RE or SE for Bridge work & other associated structures.

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

Monitor contractor QA/QC activities and maintain relevant records.

Assist the SE 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 SE 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 structures supervision specially Box Girder Bridges & Cut/ Cover Underpasses

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

UAE experience is preferred

Relevant experience in comparable structural & roads projects

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering

RTA Approval is preferred

 

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201213BR

Material Engineer wanted – AECOM- UAE

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Material Engineer, Al Ain, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi, Al Ain
 
Job Summary
 
The Engineer will assist in compiling design reports, specifications, drawings and other contract documents required.
 
Job Duties:
 
Develop design solutions including feasibility studies, drawings and reports.

Undertake detailed design information and calculations.
 
Check detailed design information and calculations undertaken by Graduate Engineers and others.
 
Mentor Graduate Engineer(s).
 
Assist in witness and accept testing and commissioning procedures for project plant equipment and systems.
 
Assist in the Project Manager in compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory Authorities and obligations and make submissions and obtain approvals as necessary.
 
Assist the Project Manager in obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants for the design to proceed.

Specific Skills Required:

Should have 7 yrs experience and a civil engineering degree or Geological Science Degree. Preferable with experience in Al Ain City Municipality and/or Musanada Projects, and has worked in Al Ain City
Minimum Requirements

Minimum 7 years of experience in similar role.
Preferred Qualifications

Civil Degree and/or Geological Science
What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering – Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201378BR

Assistant Resident Engineer – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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Assistant Resident Engineer (Civil / Irrigation) – Abu Dhabi
 
Through Parsons engineering and construction management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure in Qatar, Oman, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, 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.

Opportunity
 
Parsons is the Project Consultant for the construction supervision of Operation & Maintenance project in Abu Dhabi city, UAE. The Work scope comprises irrigation & landscaping.
 
The Assistant Resident Engineer (Civil / Irrigation) will assist the Resident Engineer in administering the operational functions of the day-to-day activities on the project with respect to utilities works. Will coordinate with various government departments, contractors, consultants and public to facilitate progress and avoid delays. He will also maintain logs of project progress, handing-over and final accounts. The Engineer at this level is a fully qualified professional, proficient in the utilization of most construction / engineering theories and practices. To arrange progress meetings for various utilities with the service authorities representative, minute them and distribute the records as required.

Job Responsibilities
Report to the Resident Engineer and assist in supervising the construction of Irrigation / landscaping works and associated items.
Act in place of the Resident Engineer when on leave or absent.
Chairs the meetings with the agencies and any other meetings delegated by the Resident Engineer.
Coordinate his direct activities with the other engineers and members of the construction supervision team.
Assist the Resident Engineer in reviewing of shop drawings, design proposals, method statements and other activities including correspondence related to the utility section and prepare replies for the review of the Resident Engineer.
Coordinate with Parsons’ design engineers for resolution of related issues.
Maintain the daily diary and the daily reports by the inspectors.
Coordinate with the contractor engineers on scheduling and application of resources.
Direct, assist and monitor the performance of the inspectors and surveyors as applicable.
Convene and chair special meetings with the service authorties, the contractor, subcontractors and other parties related to his work.
Ensure accuracy and completeness of records.
Ensure safety goals are achieved on the project and oversee implementation of safety procedures on the project.
Prepare / Assist in the preparation of Weekly and Monthly progress reports.
Act positively, and participate in all health and safety issues at site, as required by the Resident Engineer and the project safety representatives.
Provide all necessary on-site direction and assist the Resident Engineer to issue site instructions with respect to utilities works and associated items.
Check and measure the performed work in his line of work, record and assist the Resident Engineer to display progress vs. programmed work.
Ensure correctness and completeness of ‘as-built’ drawings within his line of work.
Qualification/Experience/Competencies:
Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering and 8+ years postgraduate experience in design, site supervision and construction management of civil/irrigation/landscaping projects. Past experience with ADM (Abu Dhabi) is desired.
Demonstrable experience in all aspects of infrastructure, irrigation & landscaping projects preferably in the Gulf region.
Emphasis on Quality Assurance Specifications and Statistical Quality Control.
Should be able to review and justify the material submissions analyse laboratory and technical reports, carry out acceptance sampling plans, testing and quality measures, ensuring the compliance with the project’s Specifications.
Must have a sound knowledge about contractual relationships.
Must be fully computer literate and able to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports, etc. and any project specific engineering and construction relevant software.
Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills.
Keep necessary records and as-built records and take charge of the handing over of the utility works to the respective service authorities and assist the contractor to obtain necessary final clearance.
Must be available in UAE with valid UAE driving license.

Civil Engineer – AECOM – Dubai

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The civil/structural Engineer will hold overall discipline responsibility to ensure contractors are compliant with the contract requirements and UAE regulations including but not limited to the review of contractor documentation, coordination with others and supervision of works.
 
Job Duties:
 
Be fully conversant with all related contract documents, detailed drawings, specifications, UAE Authority regulations.

Lead the review and approval process for contractor submissions such as shop drawings, calculations, materials, method statements and RFI’s.
 
Lead the site supervision team of civil/structural inspectors as directed the Resident Engineer (RE) or the Assistant Resident Engineer (ARE).
 
Lead all inspection and testing during construction and tests on completion during the testing and commissioning phase of the Project.
 
Ensure inter-discipline coordination as required.
 
Liaise with designers and other parties when required in order to clarify/ resolve queries and RFI’s.

Hold technical meetings with the contractor, designer as needed.

Monitoring and implement conformance to quality, performance, and/or code requirements.

Monitor Health and Safety of the design and construction works, report violations and help develop solutions.

Specific Skills Required:

Thorough knowledge in Mechanical design, UAE Regulations and Building Codes, installation methods, testing and commissioning.

Previous experience in civil/structural engineering for buildings, hard and soft landscape of public areas, public spaces and master planned communities, including roads and infrastructure.

Experience in Authority requirements, including Municipality, DoT / RTA, Civil Defense, etc.

Effective oral and written communication skills.

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

Person Specification:

Good team player with high energy levels.

Ability to work within limited guidance, self-driven.

Ability to work under pressure and with professional judgement and a solutions type of approach

Safeguard – Operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritizing safety and security in all that you do. Safety-conscious with a strong work ethic.

Decisive – Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability. Impactful – Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results, exert a positive influence on the project and tasks performed.

Client-focused, collaborative, innovative and strategic in all that you do.

Role model, who leads by example, demand excellence, and maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Minimum Requirements

Experience in civil/structural related type projects required. Candidates must have experience in Construction Supervision with a Consultancy with a minimum of 12 years of overall experience (minimum 5 years in the UAE)

Experience in UAE and the Gulf essential.

Preferred Qualifications

Degree in civil / structural engineering.

Sector Coordinator – AECOM – Dubai

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United Arab Emirates – Dubai, Dubai
 
Job Summary
 
The Assistant Resident Engineer / Sector Coordinator will lead AECOM’s construction supervision discipline engineers independently or under the direction of the Resident Engineer, advising on all engineering matters.
 
Job Duties:
 
Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality, safety) of assigned packages.

Supervise and manage the contractors to ensure the works are constructed as per specification and to the programme.
 
Manage and direct the supervision team to undertake day to day inspections of the works.
 
Maintain a very high level of Safety awareness and ensure the contractor complies with their obligations.
 
Together with the Contracts Manager administer the FIDIC based contract.
 
Remove bottlenecks and help provide solutions to delivery on behalf of the contractor.
 
Resolves site issues on site.
 
Presents progress and package issues to client team.

Assists in negotiating 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 plans and documents

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.

Specific Skills Required:

Good letter writing and report writing skills

Good working knowledge of FIDIC contracts

Able to independently asses the performance of a multi-discipline team of Engineers

Person Specification:

Demonstrates leadership qualities

Commercially aware

Able to lead and motivate a team of Engineers

Client focus, ability to engage in discussions with high profile clients

Safety conscious and engaged

Good command of language and able to perform with limited supervision

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 10 years of related Construction Supervision / Management experience on Buildings and Construction or Infrastructure projects with a broad general engineering background. Minimum 5 Years in the GCC preferably in the UAE.

Must have worked on projects in the capacity of a Senior Engineer and / or Assistant Resident Engineer as a minimum.

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

Schedule Manager – PARSONS – Dubai

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Project Controls / Schedule Manager
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.

Position Overview:
 
The Project Control / Schedule Manager is responsible for managing the program-wide project control/ scheduling activities and maintaining the Program Master Schedule. He develops the capability and supervises the performance for all program planning / scheduling development, analysis, reporting and progress evaluation.
 
The position interfaces with the Client, Project Director, Senior Contract Manager, Construction Director, Resident Engineers, and functionally manages the Project Control Engineers and has an oversight of all scheduling activities.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance to project for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems.
Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports.
Manages a team of Project Control Engineers/Specialists who are qualified to analyze, evaluate, and forecast project costs, as well as performance against an established schedule with critical milestones.
Assesses the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.
Oversees the development and maintenance of an established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules; keeps project and company management fully informed.
Coordinates staffing requirements, assigns and supervises project work activities, and trains personnel.
Completes performance reviews and provides personnel development for the assigned employees.
Recommends and oversees the customization of project control systems to meet specific project requirements.
Assists in invoice verification for payment based on cost-loaded schedules, as required.
Assists in developing specific project codes of accounts and work breakdown structures, and recommends appropriate modifications and revisions for new work items assigned.
Supports/performs integration of scope, cost and schedule within the WBS and ensure mapping is accurate on an on-going basis.
Creates statistical reports for management on a recurring or one-of-a-kind basis.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a recognized university.
12 years of work experience in project control and scheduling of engineering and construction activities for large, prestigious buildings projects.
Licensed for QS or cot control: MRICS or CCP.
Excellent written and oral communications skills.
Thorough knowledge of Primavera P6.

Senior Hydraulic Engineer – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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Ready to be part of a team that tackles infrastructure challenges? Want to take your Engineering skills to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community? Parsons is now hiring an experienced Senior Hydraulic Engineer.
 
As Senior Engineer, typical duties include preparation of concept, preliminary and detailed designs together with tender and contract documents which also includes preparation of engineering calculations, plans, design, and layout, project specifications, cost estimates. Specifically, the role will include development of steady state and transient hydraulic models and performing analysis and interpretation of results. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

Perform design/analyses calculations related to wet utilities such as irrigation, potable water, sewer, stormwater, subsurface drainage networks using governing engineering formulas, skills, and experience.
Prepare general arrangements, layouts, plans & profiles.
Research and prepare design options and studies.
Review contractors detailed designs, shop drawing drawings and submittals.
Prepares engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs
Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.
Degree in Civil Engineering or related subject from major university.
Minimum 10 years postgraduate experience of infrastructure engineering design particularly water and wastewater networks with progressively increasing responsibility.

At least 2 years as a design engineer with some responsibility for supervision of design resources.
Previous experience of developing water network models using SewerCAD, WaterCAD, EPANET and similar hydraulic design software.
Competency in surge analysis and use of WANDA software is an essential requirement for this position.
Ability to work in a BIM environment.
Previous experience in ArcGIS (ESRI) is preferable.
Ability to implement Quality Management System on projects effectively.
Good spoken and written English is essential.

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

Digital Asset Consultant – ATKINS – Dubai

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Construction, Management Consultancy
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 policy and using data and analysis tools to develop works programme
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
What we are looking for

Digital Asset Management Consultants to support our clients in the Middle East Region for the Digital Asset Management Market.
The role will work with the MEA dAM business unit of Atkins, as well as the Global dAM team at Atkins to support a pipeline of services and technology-based opportunities.
This role will deliver offerings across dAM domains, including: Asset Investment Planning, Asset Performance Management, and Enterprise Asset Management – and will also work with related domains and technologies, such as: BIM, GIS, IoT, decision support and analytics. The role will be broad in terms of markets and offerings, but a focus will be put on Transport (Aviation, Highways), Energy, Buildings, Water and Defence from a market perspective, and Asset Investment Planning, decision support and analytics from a domain perspective.
As part of our growth strategy, we are investing in our digital Asset Management (dAM) capabilities as well as partnerships that allow us to bring new offerings and delivery models to our clients.
This encompasses software applications, system integration services and managed services.
Key Deliverables and Responsibilities

Working with the central DAM team and account directors to formulate key account delivery plans, identifying opportunities for new service delivery.
Part a leading presence in the Asset Management ecosystem, establishing strong relationships with clients.
Ability to understand, describe and deliver solutions and features can address the business issues customers are facing.
Work directly with clients to improve their business processes and lead business transformation efforts
Help manage projects and multi-disciplinary project teams
Independently perform qualitative and quantitative analyses, document findings and present project outcomes
Support the team on regional delivery plans / partnering activities to fill in gaps and broaden DAM portfolio.

Electromechanical Engineer wanted – AECOM – UAE

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Electromechanical Engineer (ARE), Al Ain, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi, Al Ain
 
Job Summary
 
AECOM is currently seeking to hire Assistant Resident Engineer (Electromechanical Engineer) to be based at Al Ain. He will be supervising the electromechanical engineering works at site.

Job Duties:
 
Ensure that the Contractor at site is executing the electromechanical works as per the agreement requirements and the specifications of the client.
 
Manage and supervise the progress of electromechanical works at site, and ensure the electromechanical works are being executed on time and budget.
 
Ensure that client’s expectations are satisfied within the limits of the contract agreement requirements.
 
Verify that all the electromechanical works carried out by the contractor are as per the specifications and the contract agreement of the client.
 
Supervising and reporting to RE on his/her duties and assignments.
 
Reporting to the Resident Engineer at site about the progress (time, cost and quality) of the electromechanical works.
 
Ensure that the electromechanical works are being carried out in harmony with other disciplines, mainly the electromechanical works.

Specific Skills Required:

Communication skills

Presentation skills

Management skills

Person Specification (Behavioural Attributes):

Friendly attitude

Leadership attributes

Minimum Requirements

10 yrs experience

Experience in Al Ain is an advantage.

Experience with the client (AACM and/or Musanada) is an advantage

Preferred Qualifications

BSc Civil Engineering.

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201006BR

Resident Engineer wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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Resident Engineer – Highways and Interchanges, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Dubai, Dubai
 
Job Summary
 
AECOM is seeking an experienced Resident Engineer for a project located in the UAE. The Resident Engineer will be responsible for the activities and efficiency of his staff for the satisfactory prosecution of the work under his supervision. He has the responsibility to build and maintain an organization that can effectively provide the necessary staking, testing and inspection to ensure the project is constructed according to the plans and specifications. He/she will familiarize rapidly with the plans, specifications and amendments to effectively administer the work.

Job Duties :
 
Monitor the client’s programme or progress report
 
Ensure the Client’s compliance with the Contract Documents.
 
Inspect all workmanship and material.
 
Coordinate the supply of vertical and horizontal controls for the Client’s.
 
Make layout checks on line and grades.
 
Coordination with other Clients.
 
Maintain all file records on designated forms. These records include all reports on work force, equipment, progress, safety, etc.

Review and approve the Client’s shop drawings.

Locate, execute and interpret all soils and materials testing according to the provisions in the Contract Documents and Specifications.

Responsible for the Contract and will not relieve the Clients of his responsibilities without authorization.

Responsible for the final materials submittals and approval.

Check and certify progress payments to the Clients.

Check personnel, equipment and material costs for all Variation Orders and Change Orders required under the terms of the Contract.

Review requests for additional compensation and time extension.

Prepare Variation Orders for all ‘Additional’ and ‘New’ works.

Preparation of the Monthly Report.

Site Safety monitoring wherein the monitoring activities, meeting, reviews, safety violations, rectification measures, and accident reports are included in the Monthly Progress Report.

When necessary, determine proper costs of additions or credits due to the Client and recommend appropriate action.

Inspect safety conditions and inform the Clients of construction safety violations and follow up action to be taken.

Specific Skills Required :

Strong Construction supervision experiences on roads and infrastructure projects.

Well experienced in the construction field.

Ability to utilize modern computer software and survey equipment. High level of critical thinking skills.

Good understanding of FIDIC Red Book (1987)

Good understanding of RTA contract conditions

Sound knowledge of Roads & Bridge construction work

Expertise in Planning, Claim Resolution, Landscape and Irrigation

Conversant in MS Office Applications

Fully aware of procedures & requirements related to RTA eNOC’s system as well as local authority approvals.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum of 15years experience

Experience on similar large scale projects related to Highways & Interchanges within the Middle East and preferably in UAE/ Dubai.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201214BR

MEP Engineer wanted – PARSONS – UAE

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MEP Engineer
Sharjah, 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:
Review design reports and provide review comments.
Plan check reviews of MEP/FP Design drawings, specs and scopes during several design phases.
Oversee A/E and CM Consultant works as the Owner Rep.
Coordinate with SEWA regarding program demand load forecasts, HV side, substation site selections, ring main routings, SEWA permitting and CASE IDs.
Manage the interface of all MEP services between different contract packages in design and construction phases.
Project-manage and oversee design and CM of New CUP Facility, Utilidors and Water Pump Station and TES.
Project manage and oversee design and CM on BMS system, BMS system cross integration with legacy BMS system.
Review scope and variances regarding MEP/FP and FLS systems.
Review and approve work scopes regarding smoke management and evacuation systems.
Write program briefs for MEP/FP systems.
Review CHWS flow rates and Delta T calculations.
Perform other related duties as required for the position.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Ten to fifteen years of experience with mega MEP projects.
Thorough knowledge of SEWA regulations.
Familiar with all the MEP methodologies as well as the corresponding equipment, materials, consumables, tools and manpower allocations related to Mechanical works for building projects.
Well versed in interpreting and executing MEP related drawings.
Knowledge of international standards, codes and regulations. Knowledge of common project delivery methods and Middle East practices are also preferred.
Commitment to quality and safe work practices.

Senior Geotechnical Engineer – ATKINS – Dubai

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Responsibilities
 
The candidate will be required to work a variety of roles and projects including geotechnical investigations scoping, management and interpretation in addition to geotechnical design for infrastructure projects alongside a variety of environmental science and engineering professionals.
Whilst the candidate will be required to report to a more senior engineer, they will also be expected to manage and mentor a small team of geotechnical engineers – providing technical and managerial guidance where necessary.

Candidates should possess the following:
 
A proven track record in geotechnical investigation management and interpretation and the design of deep and shallow foundations, piles, retaining walls and other related infrastructure.
Experience in managing a small team of junior engineers to deliver projects on time and to specified budgets – reporting to the geotechnical team leader.
Experience of working in a fast moving engineering consultancy environment (ideally including international experience)
A high level of technical capability and attention to detail
A good academic background with a civil engineering / geotechnical engineering bachelors or masters degree.
A minimum of 7+ years experience in the civil / geotechnical fields in a consulting environment
Working towards chartered status (or equivalent) within a relevant professional association
A high level of numeracy and attention to details with the ability to self check and produce accurate work

Appropriate experience in the use of geotechnical analysis software (gINT, PLAXIS, Slope W, Seep W and Piglet etc.)
Good written and verbal communication skills (clear, concise report writing will be required)
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience working on Metro/Rail Projects.
The Individual

Ability to adapt to different cultures and working environments to build rapport with Contractors and Clients
Willingness to collaborate and work effectively within a team environment – leading where necessary.
Demonstrate sound relationship-building skills with both clients and staff and an ability to influence and coach others
Experience and confidence in using written and spoken English within a business environment
Willingness to travel from time to time on project assignments

Revit Engineer wanted – ATKINS – Dubai

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The role of the Mechanical and Electrical BIM Engineers will be within the Building Services Engineering Practice of the Design & Engineering business, primarily located in our Dubai Office.
 
The successful candidate will be expected to work as part of a multidiscipline team of architects and engineers providing a comprehensive and fully integrated design service to our clients.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced BIM/Revit Engineer to work within an internationally renowned consultant, affording the opportunity to work on large scale, multidiscipline projects. You should have the ability to make decisions, act on your own initiative and operate in a pro-active and positive manner. Working with Principal and Senior engineering staff members, the individual will have the following responsibilities (but not limited to):
 
Responsibilities:
 
Project delivery from Concept Design to Issue for Contract documentation, the BIM/Revit Engineer shall be able to develop Building Services design solution working in close collaboration with Architects, Structural Engineers and other design team stakeholders.
Recognised BIM/Revit Accreditation or Qualification
Assist in establishing and setting up new projects with the relevant file structures and adhere to all agreed BIM standards, BIM Execution plans etc.
Assist with establishing project teams and resources. Utilise, create, where necessary, and manage project specific families.

Project delivery, development of discipline specific engineering calculations, carry out modelling duties, co-ordinate with modelling teams and ensure full integration of modelling information with other disciplines.
An in depth understanding of UK, US and Middle East design criteria, standards and regulations.
Production of all engineering calculations and drawn information in the appropriate format to meet project timescales.
Undertake self-checking initiatives whilst maintaining quality control of junior engineers works and ensure adherence to all relevant design criteria and standards.
Developing the technical capability of the existing staff, advise on and give training, assist with continued development and respond to technical queries.
Manage the implementation of discipline specific software for BIM/Revit design development.
Work with the Building Services Management team to implement company processes and improve working practices.
Technical advancement in the field of BIM, e.g. by maintaining a current working knowledge of industry practices and advances with the technology, then implementing them within the department.
Ensure consistency of approach across REVIT & BIM Output
Representation of the Building Services Practice in cross-team design workshop and progress meetings.

Requirements:

The individual will have:

A minimum of three years post graduate experience for Intermediate Engineer roles and 10 years’ experience for Senior Engineer.
A discipline specific degree qualification from a recognised University in either Building Services Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
An excellent working knowledge of Autodesk Revit MEP with at least three years of experience, ideally having worked on major design projects in Dubai and the wider Middle East.
Experience with ASHRAE and/or CIBSE criteria
A robust knowledge of Building Services Engineering design and excellent knowledge and experience with services co-ordination.
Proficient user of supporting design software such as IES, DiaLux, Safira, HevaComp Bentley etc.
A keenness to drive organisational change, and a willingness to train and development existing staff, where applicable.
Ability to work autonomously or as part of a larger team and able to make design decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a pro-active way
Excellent communication skills
Flexibility to work in other Middle East offices on short term assignments where necessary and willing to travel abroad for project related work
Wider knowledge of other disciplines highly desirable
Capable of accurate work under pressure and able to work on several projects simultaneously
Ability to direct Junior members of staff and BIM/Revit Technicians

Geotechnical Engineer wanted – ATKINS – Dubai

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Responsibilities

The candidate will be required to work a variety of roles and projects including geotechnical investigations scoping, management and interpretation in addition to geotechnical design for infrastructure projects alongside a variety of environmental science and engineering professionals.
Whilst the candidate will be required to report to a more senior engineer, they will also be expected to manage and mentor a small team of geotechnical engineers – providing technical and managerial guidance where necessary.
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.

Candidates should possess the following:

A proven track record in geotechnical investigation management and interpretation and the design of Excavation and Lateral Support Systems (ELS), Deep and shallow foundations, piles, retaining walls (Contiguous, Diaphragm) and other related infrastructure.
Experience of working in a fast moving engineering consultancy environment (ideally including international experience)
A high level of technical capability and attention to detail
A good academic background with a civil engineering / geotechnical engineering bachelors or masters degree.
A minimum of 6+ years experience in the civil / geotechnical fields in a consulting environment
Working towards chartered status (or equivalent) within a relevant professional association
A high level of numeracy and attention to details with the ability to self check and produce accurate work
Appropriate experience in the use of geotechnical analysis software (gINT, WALLAP, ALP (OASYS) PLAXIS, GeoStudio (Slope W, Seep W) and Piglet etc.)
Good written and verbal communication skills (clear, concise report writing will be required)
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience working on marine infrastructure Projects.
The Individual shall have the following attributes:

Ability to adapt to different cultures and working environments to build rapport with Contractors and Clients
Willingness to collaborate and work effectively within a team environment – leading where necessary.
Demonstrate sound relationship-building skills with both clients and staff and an ability to influence and coach others
Experience and confidence in using written and spoken English within a business environment
Willingness to travel from time to time on project assignments

Engineering Controller wanted – SERCO – Dubai

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Req ID 54883 – Posted 31/10/2018 – United Arab Emirates – Dubai – Engineers – Full Time
Engineering Controller (Expolink) – Success Profile
 
Reporting to: Operations Manager
 
Base location: Dubai, UAE
 
Key purpose
 
The purpose of this position is to support Expolink testing & commissioning for monitor and control the rail subsystems, power network and traction in feed substations on both new and legacy system

Structure and reporting relationship
 
This position directly reports to Operations Manager
 
Based on the specific requirement of the role
 
Key accountabilities
 
Monitoring and control of the Tunnel Ventilation System
Monitoring and control of the power network and traction supply in feed substations
Liaise between the operations team and the maintenance staff/ management in respect to safety or service related failures and incidents
Interface with the Network Maintenance Operations Centre and the logging of and response to faults, failures and incidents on the system, ensure the reporting of any events that are safety related and/ or impact on service delivery to the OCC Duty Manager
In-charge of isolation of the power supply system, de-energisation of the third rail, imposing track possessions, coordination of lineside worksites, and the routing of works trains
Control engineering activities requiring special trains, track possessions, temporary isolation of equipment etc.

Coordinate and keep the OCC Duty Manager, Train Controller, and Depot Controller informed in the event of a failure and during the takeover and hand back of the railway, start-up and shut-down of service each day
Perform shift and emergency duties when required
Perform and carry out other duties as instructed / directed by the OCC Duty Manager

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Knowledge

Ideally a degree holder or high diploma of post-secondary education in a related discipline
OCC knowledge of systems and integration of the departments

Skills

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-oriented environment
Strong organisational skills, detail oriented, and the ability to handle multiple priorities

Experience

A minimum of 3 year, preferably 5 years, of work experience as an Engineering Controller in a railway
Thorough understanding in power system, control, design, installation, testing and commissioning, operations and maintenance. Prior working experience in power utilities control room, train control room, fault reporting centre, or in a station control room environment is desirable
Practical experience of Automatic Train Control, Automatic Train Operation and Automatic Train Systems

Additional / special features of the role

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
To exercise 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 organisational HSE responsibilities
Ensure compliance with all training requirements of Serco and ensure adherence to these requirements at all times whilst in employment
Report any accidents, incidents, breaches or potential breaches to appropriate management or the speak up process

Safety Critical Competencies

Controlling the movement of trains within a possession.
Communicating with persons responsible for controlling movement of trains and electricity to power rail.
Operating tunnel ventilation system.
Controlling the movement of an engineering vehicle with the use of verbal instructions to the driver
Controlling and isolating the traction supply
Controlling the supply of electricity to the signalling system
Communicating with Controllers (Operations, Communications or Maintenance)
Communicating with other persons responsible for driving, dispatching and controlling the movement of rail vehicles.
Communicating with persons responsible for a Track Possession, Worksite or movements of rail vehicles within a Possession.
Establishing, supervising and removing a safe system of work to protect the safety of persons working on or near the track.
Attend all safety related training courses or refresher training courses as required

Planning Engineer wanted – ATKINS – Dubai

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Construction, Programme Management
We are currently looking for a Planning Engineer to join our team in Dubai, UAE.

Role:
Create and maintain project schedules that support and align with project requirements.
Develop the project schedules in conjunction with the project team.
Interact with project team to define scope of work to develop and update detailed schedules, cost information and identification of variances from original plan.
Interact with and assist to schedule work and coordinate assignments.
Evaluate project schedule progress and performance and identify developing problem areas.
Analyze critical path and constraints to determine effect of changes to schedule and recommend work-around.
Support project team to maintain timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems.
Assist project team to develop status reports to keep management informed on project progress.
Conduct analysis to determine alternative courses of action or recovery on slipped schedules.
Perform other duties as assigned.
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.

Skills:
Minimum 5 to 8 years of experience with bachelor’s degree
Experience in Construction, Engineering, Architecture
Computer literacy in Primavera P6 and MS applications, including Excel, and PowerPoint.
Knowledge of CPM and/or other planning and resourcing methods
Project management techniques.
Able to coordinate and work with other teams and have basic multi-disciplinary knowledge.
Good research and analytical skills, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent communication and organization skills.
Professional working knowledge of project management software and tools
Proficient knowledge of the PMBOK®
Working experience with multi-disciplinary project teams.
Assist in the planning and scheduling of all projects plans including time, cost, and resource plans.
Monitor and consolidate the overall project plans.
Monitor the reporting system summarizing the progress status of all projects.
Monitor and advise on status of project KPIs.
Monitor the control of project risk workshops and monitor the Risk Management Process.
Rewards and Benefits:

We offer an excellent package which includes:
A competitive salary
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

Principal Marine Engineer wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary:
 
Make a significant contribution to the sales, profitability and management of work and people in the Geotechnical, Ports & Marine Group.
 
Develop the Coastal and Marine Engineering discipline to enable AECOM to be a leader in the Middle East region.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
 
Contribute to the Ports & Marine & Geotechnical Group.

Skills – Develop and retain a high level of technical skill.
 
Particular skills to include:
 
Master or PhD in Civil, Marine, Marine structures, Coastal, Oceanography or related field
 
7 to 20+ years’ experience in coastal or marine engineering;
 
Extensive experience in the planning and design of marine structures such as breakwaters, revetments, marinas, scour protection systems, block work quaywalls, sheet pile, diaphragm walls, jetties.
 
Extensive experience in the planning and design of artificial islands, beaches, marinas, harbours and water front development.

Extensive knowledge in coastal modelling including hydrodynamic, waves and sediment transport modelling including knowledge of DHI Mike Zero and Delft modelling suites, Staad Pro, Plaxs, Geo5, Slope-W.

Experience in the Middle East in a consultancy environment.

Availability to travel within the Middle East;

Availability to do occasional site supervision trips in UAE and Middle East

Experience in project management, proposal preparation and business development;

Desirable skills:

Experience in port planning and design of port structures; and

Experience in geotechnical and foundation design of coastal and marine structures.

Duties:

Project Delivery – Perform project management and “hands on” technical work to support the delivery of projects. Coordinate and supervise the work created by the marine team. Coordinate with other engineering disciplines through liaison with other professionals. Monitor the work of staff allocated to specific projects to ensure that technical competence and performance meets the requirements of allocated projects. Ensure that all projects are delivered on time and on budget.

Clients – support the established client base in the Middle East market. Maintain harmonious client relationships as the project and local market level.

Continuous Improvement – A commitment to continual professional development. A commitment to continual learning on relevant technological business and human relationship matters.

Business Growth – Assist the Ports & Marine and Geotechnical Group Leader to deliver the growth, diversification and stability targets set out in the regional strategic plan.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 7 years of experience in coastal, marine, geotechnical engineering discipline in a consultancy environment;

Project management experience for consulting projects.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor degree in Engineering

Higher level degree (M.Sc or P.hD desirable)

Contracts Manager wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
 
AECOM is currently seeking to hire SQS / Contracts Manager to be based at Dubai.
 
Reporting to the Senior Contract Manager, this role will be responsible to support contract pre and post contract procurement and contract management activities.
 
The SQS / Contracts Manager is responsible for negotiating the terms and conditions of contracts and ensuring compliance with the terms and conditions during the Contract administration phase, as well as documenting and agreeing on any changes or amendments that may arise during the Contract period.

The SQS / Contracts Manager provides guidance and assistance to Project Managers on all contract matters.
 
Job Duties:
 
Budget, procurement and commercial management of contracts pre, during and post Contract
 
Work with Designers, service streams and Contractors to manage and control contract scope and cost within budget
 
Support procurement and the production of pricing schedules for tendering, working closely with Employers Procurement Commercial Managers
 
Coordinate and / or prepare documentation for tendering and review prior to issue. Tender evaluation, reporting and recommendations
 
Monitor and record that insurances, bonds, warranties and guarantees are in place.

Manage day to day commercial activities of contracts during their post contract phase including agreement of scope change, valuation of works completed, cash flow forecasts and actuals and recommend final accounts on completion

Regular financial reporting of contract costs versus budget, liaising with the Finance team and identifying cost impacts of design scope changes, anticipated changes and design / delivery risks

Supporting the Senior Commercial Manager to coordinate the timely commercial delivery to ensure the success of the project

Liaise with Finance to receive all relevant cost date for incorporation into the Programme Cost Report

Deliver additional tasks that may be delegated or assigned from time to time

Ensure compliance to Policies, Procedures and Regulations as applicable to ensure all legal and regulatory requirements are met, and report on deviation

Prepares correspondence and maintains records necessary to ensure the effective administration of all Contractual matters.

Administration, review and settlement of claims, resolution of disputes and contract change negotiations.

Assists the Project Manager in contract close-out procedures to ensure that all terms and conditions of contracts have been complied with prior to final payment to contractor.

Makes amendments to contractual documents as required.

Provides contractual advice in the evaluation of Interim and Final Payment Certificates

Provides direct liaison with the Client project team

Specific Skills Required:

Excellent knowledge of FIDIC Forms of Contract.

Effective (English) oral and written communication skills are required and the Contracts Manager must be able to effectively communicate with all members of the project team, and be client and contractor facing.

Conversant with regulatory, legislative and industrial changes to review if changes are needed to contracts.

Must be able to operate under a degree of autonomy.

Must be able to directly negotiate Contractual matters with the Contractors, for the Senior Contracts Managers final approval.

Proven track record in the construction industry.

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.

Additional Comments:

Self-driven & resourceful to achieve goals independently and in groups.

Strong planning and organization skills

Attention to detail.

Committed to safety outcomes.

Good commercial sense

Good personal organisational management skills

Excellent team working skills

Excellent writing and communication skills

Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines effectively and efficiently.

Flexible to changing requirements

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 8 years of experience in the engineering and construction industry is required, with good knowledge of Commercial & contract management, administration, budget and cost control, variation and claims management, and the determination of final accounts.

Experience working in the Middle East is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

RICS / MRICS preferred

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Law or similar.

Senior Electrical Design Engineer – PARSONS- Dubai

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Senior Electrical Design Engineer – 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.

POSITION OVERVIEW:
 
The Engineer role conducts and supports the delivery of complete electrical designs such as power distribution, ELV systems and telecommunication system across discipline projects in Building Division.
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Carry out complete power distribution, ELV and telecommunication discipline designs to required standards and quality
Coordination with other Discipline Engineers as applicable.
Coordinate with CAD Technicians concerning project requirements and timelines
Ensure statutory and regulatory requirements are met in all designs
Support the project submittals and No Objection Certificates (NOC) process to the relevant Authorities.

Stay updated with relevant technical developments within the discipline
Understand the contract and scope of project deliverables
Ensure that Health & Safety is embedded into all work practices in line with company policies
Provide regular work status updates, including risks or concerns, to Seniors or MEP manager
Attend and contribute in team and project meetings as required
Contribute to the delivery of the Building Division strategy. Including supporting the companies approach to sustainability
Ensure QMS and Project Lifecycle compliance across team and projects
Complete accurate timesheets by set deadline
Feedback on all business development opportunities
KEY COMPETENCIES (Project and Business Support Delivery)
Collaboration & Teamwork
Commercial Acumen
Technical Capability & Delivery
Adaptability & Learning
MEASURES OF SUCCESS
Health & Safety
Accuracy of work
Meeting targets and deadlines
Achievement of individual business objectives

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

BEng / BSc or equivalent qualification with a minimum 10 to 15 years’ experience
Experienced user of Microsoft Office
Experience of associated discipline software especially AutoCAD, BIM, ETAB, DIAlux etc

MEPS Administrator wanted – SERCO – Dubai

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Key Purpose
 
The purpose of this position is to assist Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Services Senior Engineer and MEPS Engineer in providing effective technical support to the line maintenance team responsible for all aspects of building services related engineering and maintenance works within the premises of Dubai Metro.
 
Structure and reporting relationship

Reports to the MEPS Engineer (MMS, CMS & Training)
Will not manage any other team members
Based on the specific requirement of the role
 
Key Accountabilities
 
Assist the Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Services Senior Engineer in preparing the maintenance budgeting, in managing and allocating resources to all aspect of technical support activities within the building services section;
Assist the Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Services Senior Engineer in overseeing all aspects of technical support activities pertaining to building services including engineering and maintenance work management, design modification, technical support, preparations of maintenance procedures and instructions, coordination work of engineering and maintenance works planning, possession scheduling and timetable, health, safety, quality and environment requirements;
Responsible for overall coordination between managers, supervisors and technicians within the building services section;
Perform and carry out duties as instructed/ directed by the Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Services Senior Engineer.
Essential technical and professional skills , knowledge and qualifications

Skills:

Ability to prepare engineering data analysis, reporting, cost estimation, maintenance and testing procedures, equipment specifications, method statements, risk assessments and drawings (CAD) is preferable;
Possess good communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently and work productively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment;
Strong organizational skills, detail oriented, and the ability to handle multiple priorities and problem solving;
Possess strong PC skills including proficiency with MS Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point applications and ability to learn new software based applications;
Hold a valid UAE driving license with good driving skill and experience.

Knowledge:

Ideally a degree holder or higher diploma in mechanical or electrical engineering discipline or equivalent;

Qualifications:

Minimum 1 year of work experience in the design, testing and commissioning, and maintenance of building services related works such as wayside switches & isolators, fire detection/ suppression system, tunnel ventilation, heat exchanger ventilation & air-conditioning, lighting, , lifts, escalators, travelators, train washing equipment, portable electrical equipment, platform screen doors, station automated doors and building automated doors is preferable;

Multi-skilled Technician wanted – Four points hotel – Sharjah

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Posting Date Oct 25, 2018
Job Number 18001Q9S
Job Category Engineering and Facilities
Location Four Points by Sheraton Sharjah, Sharjah UAE
 
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Job Summary
 
Respond and attend to guest repair requests. Communicate with guests/customers to resolve maintenance issues. Perform preventive maintenance on tools and kitchen and mechanical room equipment, including cleaning and lubrication. Visually inspect tools, equipment, or machines. Carry equipment (e.g., tools, radio). Identify, locate, and operate all shut-off valves for equipment and all utility shut-offs for buildings. Maintain maintenance inventory and requisition parts and supplies as needed. Communicate each day’s activities and problems that occur to the other shifts using approved communication programs and standards.

Display basic knowledge or ability to acquire knowledge in the following categories: air conditioning and refrigeration, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, pneumatic/electronic systems and controls, carpentry and finish skills, kitchen equipment, vehicles, energy conservation, and/or general building. Perform all surface preparation, painting, minor drywall and wood trim repair, light bulb and A/C filter replacement and the complete and thorough clean up of the painting or repair area. Test, troubleshoot and perform basic repair on all types of equipment, plumbing (e.g., plunge toilets and unclog drains), electrical components including lamps, cosmetic items, extension cords, vacuum cleaners, internet devices, replace electrical switches and outlets, and other guestroom items. Program TV’s and perform general housekeeping and engineering-related inventory duties. Use the Lockout/Tagout system before performing any maintenance work. Perform repairs on interior and exterior landscaping as well as external landscaping sprinklers, Display basic computer skills including inputting air handler schedules and making temperature changes.