AECOM Site Specialist (Pavement), Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143671BR

Position Title Site Specialist (Pavement), Dubai

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United Arab Emirates

State/Province/Region AE - Dubai

City Dubai

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Job Summary

AECOM are seeking a Site Specialist (Pavement) to join the team on a large road maintenance project based in Dubai.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review of all infrastructure interfaces involving major expressways, local roads, new sub­ divisions; Pavement Design & Evaluation of various schemes.

  • Well versed in using pavement related software's and preparing spreadsheets for design and analysis (HA Modulus, BISAR, CIRCLY, etc.).

  • Experience in prediction and evaluation of pavement structure and pavement material performance.

  • Review of designs from sketch - concept - detailed stage & recommend approval / rejection / improvements solutions.

  • Expert in asphaltic material technology and asphalt mix design review and analysis.

  • Experience in preparation contract document, Contract negotiations and Tender assessment in regard to the pavement issues.

  • Long research experience in a wide range issues cover significant aspects of pavement engineering and pavement material evaluation

  • Design of pavement structures beyond or outside current codes and standards, including analytical methods.

  • Analyze the collected data related to pavement conditions, ridibility, skid resistance, and generate required reports and recommendations.

  • Monitor and operate pavement management system to provide necessary information to achieve already set objectives.

  • Implement programs to compile data of pavements condition and conduct necessary analysis of road network of Dubai.

  • Review designs of pavement layers for new projects and report findings to the management.

  • Perform other related duties and responsibilities associated with the position as delegated from time to time

Minimum Requirements

  • 15-20 years of professional experience with sound highway & infrastructure, road materials, asphalt mix design analysis, pavement design & evaluation, pavement data analysis experience.

  • Technical skills are required in the roadway design plan preparation/production process, report preparation, cost estimation and asphalt pavement rehabilitation.

  • Excellent knowledge of modern principles and practices of asphalt pavement construction, maintenance and operational procedures.

  • Highly analytical thinking with demonstrated talent for identifying, scrutinizing, improving, and streamlining complex work processes.

  • Computer-literate performer with extensive software proficiency covering wide variety of applications.

  • Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.

  • Resourceful team player who excels at building trusting relationships with customers and colleagues. .

  • Flexible team player who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple concurrent projects.

  • Results-driven achiever with exemplary planning and organizational skills, along with a high degree of detail orientation.

  • Innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions and resolve complaints Goal-driven leader who maintains a productive climate and confidently motivates, mobilizes, and coaches employees to meet high performance standards.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor in Civil Engineering from a recognized college (Master Degree Preferred).

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.