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

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146536BR

Position Title Structural Engineer, Abu Dhabi

Job Category Engineering - Structural

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 is currently seeking an experienced site based Structural Engineer to work on a hospital project in Abu Dhabi.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

•Serve as the Site Representative for all matters related to construction quality assurance of structural works.

•Monitor the structural works for conformance with the provisions of the Contract Documents and the Procedures manual.

•Review, approve and process all structural submittals.

•Coordinate and supervise the work of all structural activities and operations.

•Liaise with local authorities and ministerial agencies having jurisdiction over the project.

•Review contractors claims related to structural works. Prepare recommendations for claims approval or rejection. Assist in negotiations with contractors regarding the value of claims or changes in schedules.

•Approve the contractors as-built drawings

•Assist with the final inspection of the work. Review the adequacy and accuracy of punch lists. Monitor final completion of the work.

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must have a minimum of 10+ years, structural engineering experience, working on prestigious mix use, Residential, Commercial, Retail building projects for an engineering consultancy.

Knowledge of the following is also required:

  • Post-tensioned slabs, Structural Steel & steel connections, Structural Welds, Deep Foundations

  • Pile Cap and Raft type Foundations, Shoring, Piling

  • Knowledge of ETABS, SAFE, STAAD

  • Building codes, IBC, ACI, BS, DM, Tarakhees, TECOM

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil/ Structural Engineering or a related subject is required.

  • A professional organisational membership will be 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.