AECOM Inspector – Electrical in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147286BR

Position Title Inspector – Electrical

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

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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 a Electrical Inspector to join our UAE business.

Job Summary

The Electrical Inspector will report directly to the Senior Engineer or Engineer and will be responsible for overseeing all Electrical Engineering aspects of the project.

Job Duties

  • Monitoring and ensuring that all Electrical engineering aspects of the project are carried out as per inspection plan/drawings/codes and specifications.

  • Liaising with the Senior Engineer and other Engineers and Managers to provide support and guidance as required

  • Review and monitor variations to the work to mitigate time and cost impacts for any required changes

  • Monitor the review of the contractor’s documents/shop drawings to flag and rectify any issues which may affect the stability or function of any components or systems. Monitor contractor’s compliance with approved Quality Control Plan.

  • Monitor the project related protocol set up for Inspection of works by the inspection teams.

  • Monitor safety aspects when dealing with Electrical installations

  • Provide reports on the progress of the aspects of the project.

  • Assist in expediting of NOCs from relevant authorities if they appear to be stalled or in delay

  • Maintain full site records, including daily site diaries in an approved format, and formal monthly progress photography.

  • Expedition of approvals from the Client if it appears to be stalled or delaying the project

  • Liaising with the management of the various contractors to expedite submissions and approvals process.

  • Perform and or evaluate tests confirming quality requirements, Electrical finishes and building components by conducting thorough site inspection for all Electrical works as per approved shop drawings, specifications and method statement.

  • Field checks placement, location and quality of Electrical finishes, building structure components.

  • Monitor contractor’s compliance with approved Quality Control Plan.

  • Coordinating with the team on site to ensure that contractual obligations are met.

  • Perform Electrical inspections and material inspections.

  • Issue NCRs to contractors and assist in taking corrective actions.

  • Ensure that all inspection reports are accurate and in compliance with the requirements.

  • Ensure that all execution and inspection are carried out as per inspection plan/drawings/codes and specifications.

  • Ensure compliance of Electrical works to design requirements, specifications and project plan.

  • Preparing daily logs and reports. Maintain records of all submittals and testing inspections made, tests performed, work executed, etc.

  • Performing all work in accordance with the Contract Administration Procedures Manual.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to compose reports in English

  • Familiar with MS Word and Excel

  • Experienced in international standards and specifications related to Mechanical or Electrical finishes

Preferred Qualifications Bachelor Degree or Diploma in relevant Engineering - Electrical.

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.