AECOM Resident Engineer, Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151226BR

Position Title Resident Engineer, 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 www.aecom.com.

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

The Resident Engineer will lead AECOM’s construction supervision and act as the client’s main point of contact advising on all engineering matters.

Job Duties:

  • Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality) of assigned package.

  • Supervise the contractors to ensure the works are constructed as per specification and to established milestone dates.

  • 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 his obligations.

  • Capable of administering the FIDIC based contract

  • Resolves site issues

  • Presents progress and package issues to client team.

  • Discuss 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 documents in relation to our scope

  • 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.

  • Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and lead to address violations

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor Degree in relevant Engineering field (i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural etc) and PMP, plus membership of a recognized professional institution preferred

Minimum 12-15 years of related senior construction supervision / management experience on Building and Construction or Infrastructure projects with a broad general engineering background.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to demonstrate leadership qualities

  • Be commercially aware

  • Be able to lead and motivate a team of Engineers

  • Client focus, ability to engage in discussions with high profile clients

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.