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Job Information

AECOM Senior Public Health Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

Serves as a capable professional in an MEP design team. The Senior Engineer plans, (including budget + resources), schedules, organizes, coordinates and executes the design work on any/all phases of development on medium to large scale projects (or distinct portions of larger projects), with regular interaction with an Associate or designated senior team member. Candidate must be a Public Health Services (Domestic Water Services, Drainage Services, LPG/SNG System, Fire Protection Services) specialist.

Core Accountabilities:

  • Team Leadership

  • Client engagement

  • Guiding and management of team & junior staff

  • Design co-ordination

  • Drawing production (Design Brief compliance, completeness & accuracy)

  • Public Health System Design

Job Duties:

  • Coordinates and leads the assigned team of Engineers on a day to day basis and ensures that design excellence is achieved throughout

  • Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation prepared by the assigned team

  • Leads design work on small projects or particular packages for large projects ensuring project objectives are met, design instructions are implemented and delivery is achieved within the set time and budget

  • Ensures regular coordination with project teams ensuring communication is flowing adequately, and questions concerns are addressed

  • Prepares designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, working drawings, develops details, develops specifications

  • Regularly reviews and checks their own deliverables for accuracy, efficiency and thoroughness ensuring delivery is as per AECOM’s Technical Excellence standards

  • Oversees the production of drawings either in AutoCAD or Revit and co-ordinates using Navisworks

  • Prepares equipment schedules as required

  • Take responsibility for the Statutory Authorities’ approval process

  • Attend client meetings

  • Confidently present work to colleagues, clients and stakeholders.

  • Provide technical support to site supervision teams and resolve design related issues on site

  • Coordinate and develop responses to review comments, tender queries, contractor’s queries, etc.

  • Responsible, with guidance from senior team members, for the preparation and compilation of design presentations and design reports

  • Keeps abreast of the latest software/ techniques to increase productivity while sharing knowledge with colleagues

  • Mentoring & supporting juniors’ staffs.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Ability to fulfill all the above duties and responsibilities

  • Developed Public Health design skills and understanding of the design process and interfaces between design disciplines

  • Skilled at researching equipment options and installation requirements so that the information can be noted in depth on the drawings

  • Capable of producing a set of quality specifications

  • Demonstrates an organized and systematic approach to producing a project. Understands the necessity to keep team and project tasks lists updated and complete

  • Demonstrates Time Management skills and constantly seeks to streamline processes and procedures to increase quality and efficiency

  • Effectively communicates across the business and with clients

  • Flexibility of attitude towards company objectives

  • Positive relationships with clients and stakeholders

  • Developed presentation skills

  • Extensive project experience

  • Developed leadership skills

  • Knowledge of Autodesk Revit and working on projects in a BIM environment

  • Full knowledge of Statutory Authorities requirements, knowledge of codes, regulations and submission requirements

  • Developed knowledge of Fire & Life Safety Principles

  • Developed knowledge of Sustainable Design principles

  • Ability and will to mentor and provide support to junior staff members and spread knowledge across the team

  • Ability and motivated to update skills and expertise through continuing professional development (CPD) initiatives

  • Detailed knowledge of AECOM’s standards, policies, codes and procedures and ability to transmit the same to others

  • Excellent command of English (written and spoken). Knowledge of other languages is an added value.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 10 years post graduate experience

  • Proven related Public Health Services Design Experience (Domestic Water Services, Drainage Services, LPG/SNG System, Fire Protection Services) with a multidisciplinary International consultancy

  • Experience of working on large scale and high-rise projects

  • Medical gas services and Exposure to external infrastructure network design will be an added advantage

Preferred Qualifications

  • BEng or BSc in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent

  • International Accreditations (MCIBSE or equivalent)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247097BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.