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
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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.

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.
Driving license.

Commercial Manager – PARSONS – Abu Dhabi

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REF:  54258
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.

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.

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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Job Summary
 
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
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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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Job Summary
 
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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Assistant Resident Engineer / Sector Coordinator, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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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ME-006175
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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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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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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.

Civil Technician wanted – SERCO – Abu Dhabi

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

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

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

Key Purpose

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

Reason for role

The role is essential in delivering building related projects.

Structure and reporting relationship

The Civil Technician reports to the Team Leader

Based on the specific requirement of the role

Key accountabilities

Reporting to the Team Leader, key responsibilities will include:

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

Quality, Health, Safety & Environment Job Responsibilities:

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

Information Security Responsibilities

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

Essential technical and professional skills, knowledge and qualifications

Background

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

Knowledge

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

Skills

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

Experience

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

Senior Consultant wanted – ATKINS – Dubai

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Civil Inspector wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Monitor contractor QA/QC activities and maintain relevant records.

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

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

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

Maintain records of materials tests performed and executed works.

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

Specific Skills Required :

Strong Construction supervision experience.

Well experienced in the civil and infrastructure supervision

High level of critical thinking skills.

High level of numerical skills.

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

Minimum Requirements

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

Middle East experience preferred

Relevant experience in comparable infrastructure & earthworks projects

Familiarity with grading and related earth works is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering

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CLUSTER DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING – Waldorf hotel – RAK

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Job Summary
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
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:

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Qualification in engineering field

Telecommunications Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Dubai

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Telecommunications Engineer (Oil & Gas)
EN-002779
We are currently looking for Telecommunications Engineers who can share a desire to be at the forefront of the oil and gas sector and deliver outstanding projects. We empower our people to be the professional individuals they want to be, working on projects they feel proud of, making a different to the world they live in and the legacy they leave behind.

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

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

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

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

Core Responsibilities:

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

Core Requirements:

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

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

Graduate Electrical Engineer wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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

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

Job Duties:

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

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

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

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

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

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

Shall perform another tasks as assigned by the reporting manager.

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

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

Minimum Requirements

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

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

CAD and/or Revit would be advantageous

Relevant Industry related work experience would be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications

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

MEng or MSc in Electrical Engineering would be an advantage

Enthusiasm and drive to become a Chartered Engineer.

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197630BR

Sustainability Manager wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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

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

Desired requirements

WELL AP

LFA

True Waste Assessor

Proficient in Energy modeling software such as IES

Preferred Qualifications

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

LEED AP

CEEQUAL Assessor

Estidama PQP

AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch up

What We Offer

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

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198274BR

Mechanical Inspector-Irrigation wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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

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

Maintaining records of the contractor manpower and equipment daily resources.

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

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

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

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

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

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the leader

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

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

Specific Skills Required

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

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

Effective oral and written communication skills.

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

Detailed knowledge of construction techniques.

Minimum Requirements

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

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

LEED AP/ GA certification preferred

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198373BR

Supervisor Maintenance Engineering – MOTIONGATE – DUBAI

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

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

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

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

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

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

Main Duties:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Essential:

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

Certifications of further studies or educational upgrades

Certifications for trainings, participations and licenses, in engineering

Mechanically and Electrically incline.

Must be certified / competent PLC systems user

Worked in a theme-park environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a building facilities environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a system integration environment, minimum 2 years

Worked in a plant environment, minimum 2 years

Understanding/Maintaining /Programming control logic system

Understanding/Maintaining of Electrical and Mechanical system

Understanding/ Managing processes and documentations

Desirable:

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

WHSE certifications

Work at Heights Supervisory Certificates

Heavy / Light, vehicle and equipment licenses

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

Reporting and Management skills and communications

Mechanical Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Sharjah, UAE

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EN-002746
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing more than 18,000 people worldwide.
 
 
We’re part of SNC-Lavalin, one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. We support public and private sector clients with the delivery of complex infrastructure projects, from upfront strategic advice to large, outcome-focused programme management.

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

Core Responsibilities

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

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

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

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

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

Core Requirements

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

We offer an excellent package which includes:

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

Instrumentation and Control Engineer wanted – ATKINS – UAE

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Requirements:

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

Excellent problem solving, initiative and analytical skills

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

Rewards and Benefits:

A competitive all inclusive salary for the right candidate

Accommodation allowance provided

Transportation allowance provided

Medical and life insurance cover

Mobilisation/demobilization and annual tickets provided

Principal Instrumentation and Control Engineer – ATKINS – UAE

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

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

Core Responsibilities:

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

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

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

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

Requirements:

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

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

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

Risk Assessment Engineer wanted at ATKINS – Abu Dhabi

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Requirements

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

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

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

A/C Technician wanted at Arjaan Rotana hotel – Dubai Media City

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Engineering – A/C Technician
Arjaan by Rotana Dubai Media City
 
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

Skills
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.

Principal Transport Planner wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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

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

Takes the lead on relevant projects

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

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

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

Prepare tender submissions

Act as Project Manager or Project Director, as necessary

Develop detailed methodologies

Produce guides, case studies and deliver presentations

Undertake data recording and analysis tasks

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

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

Other duties as required Business Development.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Liaise with other AECOM geographies to maximize the AECOM offering.

Specific Skills:

The candidate should have:

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

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

Good comprehension of transportation policy and regulatory systems

Working knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation beneficial, but not mandatory

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

Minimum Requirements

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

Strategic Multi-Modal Transport Modelling

Transport Impact Assessments

Demand Forecasting and Management

Transport Network /Master Planning

Transport Policy & Strategy Development

Traffic Capacity Analysis

Parking Studies, Layout & Design

Access Management

Traffic Signal Timing

Traffic Engineering

Micro Traffic Simulation

Freight Planning and Logistics

Intelligent Transport Systems

3D Modelling & Evaluation

Road Safety Studies & Operational Reviews

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

Education:

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

Masters Degree (preferred)

Work Experience

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

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

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

Proactive

Decisive

Pragmatic

Organized

Responsive

General performance attributes relate to:

The ability to communicate effectively, prepare presentations and reports

participate constructively in project teams

committed to quality outcomes

good personal organisation

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

Dubai experience is preferred.

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

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196852BR

Mechanical Inspector wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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

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

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

Maintaining records of the contractor manpower and equipment daily resources.

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

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

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

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

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

Prepare any site measurements and surveying checks needed by the leader

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

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

Specific Skills Required

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

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

Effective oral and written communication skills.

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

Detailed knowledge of construction techniques.

Minimum Requirements

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

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

LEED AP/ GA certification preferred

What We Offer

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

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

Job Category Engineering – Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196828BR

Project Controls Engineer wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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

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

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

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

Land Surveyor wanted at PARSONS – DUBAI

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Construction REF:  53057
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Land Surveyor
Dubai, UAE

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

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

Qualifications:

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

Electrical Inspector – wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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

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

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

Mechanical Inspector – wanted at PARSONS – Dubai

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

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

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