Material Engineer wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
AECOM is currently seeking to hire Material Engineer to be based at Dubai.The Engineer – Material will support the construction projects including performing material review in accordance to the project requirements and specification. Reporting to the Resident Engineer, s/he will be responsible in overlooking all material related activities and ensuring that all the required testing are completed.

Job Duties:
Have full awareness of testing requirements.
Check material submissions and properly process approvals. Ensure compliance of used materials with the project’s specifications.
Assist in the development of testing procedures. Review and approve (make recommendation for approval by the QAM/SRE) of all submitted materials by the contractor.

Keep up-to-date with new appropriate materials. Participate in construction quality control.

Supervise, participate and direct sampling and testing of all materials according to the contract and the specifications.

Analyze the test results in a timely manner and recommend action to the QAM/SRE.

Maintain records of test results and all taken corrective actions. Track and review the site testing and certificates of compliance.

Ensure very close and clear coordination of his team activities with the other construction supervision staff.

Follow up and verify implementation of corrective actions.

Coordinate the review and approval of specialty and other high-profile materials.

Ensure inspection and checking of all delivered materials to site for conformance to the project requirements and approval, as directed by QAM/SRE.

Completes additional duties as assigned.

Specific Skills Required:

Strong Construction supervision experience.

Well experienced in the construction of sewage treatment plants.

High level of critical thinking skills.

High level of numerical skills.

Strong English communication skills.

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

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

Must be pro-active, adaptable and able to motivate team members.

Must have excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to lead a team and communicate and interact with other disciplines.

Must be a self-starter and possess leadership qualities.

Able to set priorities and meeting critical time deadlines.

Able to interface with both clients and other inter-office discipline at a senior level

Strong command of written and spoken English.

Minimum Requirements

7-10 years’ experience in material engineer position in a large projects.

UAE experience is preferred

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering or relevant degree

Roads and Infrastructure experience is a must


Requisition/Vacancy No. 193386BR