AECOM Electrical Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147061BR

Position Title Electrical Engineer

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United Arab Emirates

State/Province/Region AE - Abu Dhabi

City Abu Dhabi

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

AECOM are currently seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our UAE business.


  • Reports to the Project Lead/ Senior Discipline Engineer/ Manager on site.

  • Oversees, reviews & manages and monitors implementation of the construction documents on site. Responsible to manage teams of discipline Inspectors on site.

  • Supports the Project Lead/ Senior Discipline Engineer/ Manager technically and liaises with the design office, contractor and client counterparts to ensure that the construction is carried out in accordance with plans and specifications.


  • The incumbent performs a broad cross-section of complex technical and administrative activities requiring extensive experience and specialization in Contract Compliance, Quality Control (QC) and Quality Assurance (QA) inspection of electrical scope related to the project

  • Analyses applicable codes, standards and project contract documents and monitors construction activities to ensure compliance with contract documents.

  • Interprets or clarifies contract documents for Contractors.

  • Maintains and prepares a variety of records, including daily/weekly progress reports, material accounting records, change orders and record drawings.

  • Prepares monthly progress payment quantities/requests.

  • Provide assistance to the Project Engineer/Site Engineer.

  • Responsible for supervising, directing and coordinating the inspection team.

  • Conduct weekly meetings with inspectors and Project Engineer.

  • Monitor contractor QA/QC activities and maintain records.

  • Ensuring that responses are complete and in compliance with the contract documents. Where problems are found, work with Project Engineer to resolve.

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

  • Assist the Senior Discipline engineer to identify, respond to or evaluate technical issues to maintain the schedule.

  • Highlights any violations to construction/ engineering related issues on site through issuance of NCRS

  • Attends progress review meetings and co-ordination meetings to assist the Project Lead/Senior Engineer in resolving any site issues such as discrepancies in project’s drawings.

  • Participates in the coordination and monitoring of snagging and project handover Provide support to Resident Engineer/Team lead to ensure projects run smoothly by providing expert knowledge and advice.

  • Liaises with the Design Engineer on modifications if required.

  • Gives daily site reports and highlights issues that arise on site to the Project Lead.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Experience in the construction supervision of large /Major building projects ( Malls/High Rise/Villas/Mixed use developments)

  • Min 2-3 years of UAE/Middle East experience required

  • Good team player with high energy levels. Able to supervise a team of inspectors efficiently and competently.

Preferred Qualifications Degree in Electrical Engineering.

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.