AECOM Senior Structural Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Senior Structural Engineer

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

Job Summary

The Structural Engineer who will be responsible for managing a structural design team and take responsibility for overseeing multidisciplinary design teams on a number of projects across the Buildings division. As a leading member of the team, it is expected that the Senior Structural engineer will take responsibility for ensuring that all design work is produced on time, to budget and in accordance with the project quality requirements.

Job Duties

  • Lead the Structural team.

  • Lead and mentor engineers and assign projects and responsibilities.

  • Work with project managers and other discipline team members.

  • Review of concept design reports.

  • Review project specific specifications in line with local standards and codes.

  • Completion of deliverables in agreed time and cost.

  • Manage large design projects for structural related activities and coordinated services.

  • Manage design according to local rules, regulations and design guides.

  • Manage design to British, American and/or International design standards as required by the project.

  • Manage QA and the checking of all design work carried out prior to formal issue.

  • Ensure full coordination between the Structural elements of the design team, throughout the design process.

  • Ensure full coordination between the Structural design team and other disciplines including architectural, civil and MEP engineers

  • Manage engineers, technicians and CAD/BIM staff

  • Review arithmetical checks and independent design checks of other design teams and design reviews in accordance with quality procedures

  • Be responsible for the accuracy of the work of the team

Minimum Requirements

Specific Skills Required

  • Good communication skills, and able to work well independently at times.

  • Able to see the “bigger picture” and take a birds-eye view on projects

  • Must be able to make decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a pro-active way.

  • Confident, with the ability to work either independently or as part of a team.

  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure.

  • Maintains affiliation with professional societies to keep abreast of current technologies.

  • Accountability for assigned work.

  • Accuracy & precision of work.

  • Willingness to learn and develop.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Enthusiastic and Self-motivated.

  • Work well within a multidisciplinary team.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes)

Be the ROLE MODEL, Lead by example

Be CLIENT-FOCUSED, Collaborating with AECOM’s clients

Be IMPACTFUL, Clear and frequent communications

Be DECISIVE, Prioritize, focus and accountability

Safety Competencies:

  • Lead by example, attend training, ensure resources are available. Engage with clients on safety – set client safety objectives on projects.

  • Ensure all projects have risk assessments and safety plans in place.

  • Ensure all communications are published and understood. Start all meetings with a safety moment and visibly lead by example.

Experience

  • A minimum of 10+ years’ experience is required. Applicants would ideally have spent the last three years managing mid-sized teams on monumental building projects in the Middle East.

Preferred Qualifications

Qualification

  • A Bachelor’s of Structural Engineering is required (BEng or BSc), professional membership with IStructE is advantageous.

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Structural

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165675BR