AECOM Mechanical Inspector, Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144384BR

Position Title Mechanical Inspector, Abu Dhabi

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 seeks to hire a Mechanical Inspector (shop drawing review/engineer) for the construction of a large buildings project in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reviewing project contract documents and monitoring construction activities to ensure compliance.

  • Monitoring and/or inspecting the installation and testing of all mechanical equipment, piping and control systems to include, but not be limited to, underground utilities, fire protection, above ground utilities (steam, water, air), HVAC and process systems.

  • Monitoring and confirming proper documentation of destructive and non destructive tests on equipment and piping system to include magnaflux, die-penetrant, radiographic, hydrostatic and other testing as specified.

  • Confirming documentation of welder qualification tests such as tension, bend, and radiographic in accordance with ASME and/or AWS.

  • Performing surveillance and inspection of piping systems to ensure tightness, bedding, grade, location and supports. Compares piping installation against P&IDs, and detailed design drawings. Assuring compliance with approved submittals.

  • Performing inspection of painting, insulation and jacketing, to ensure specified protective coverage.

  • Providing general inspection on all contractor and subcontractor work to assure a safe and workmanlike operation.

  • Verifying equipment setting, alignment, balancing, and commissioning operations.

  • Monitoring contractors' compliance with approved Quality Control Plan.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Experience on major Buildings projects- High Rise/Retail/Hospitals/Mixed use Developments is a must

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in the UAE/ME.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical 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.