AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking to hire Senior Electrical Engineer to be based at Riyadh. He / She will provide direct assistance to the Terminals SPM on all issues associated with monitoring and controlling the installations of new electrical plant and equipment under the Main Contractors Scope of Work. Determine potential issues affecting construction progress in regard to electrical installations and provide foresight as to the means of avoiding and mitigating delays by the Contractor.

Supervise and manage work activities related to the installation process and tasks related to follow on commissioning. Ensure the Contractor’s compliance with the approved Quality Management Plan.

Review related documents (such as drawings, specifications, performance criteria, method of statements, material submittals) for electrical systems and advise on their suitability and technical compliance.

Manage inter-communication between installation and commissioning teams, Client, Contractor and any sub-contractor and perform site inspections and systems performance verification during pre-commissioning phase for the installed electrical and electrical systems.

Assist with H&S overviews & the evaluation of H&S risk with contractor’s staff to avoid accidents (specifically heavy plant installation, working at height and Safe Startup of Electrical plant)

Job Duties:

  • Determine effect of construction activities on current airport operations and other adjacent projects and provide the necessary interface coordination to ensure successful execution

  • Identify constraints and recommend corrective measures in respect to the Electrical installation – use experience to avoid installation issues and future operational problems.

  • Reviews all the Electrical work scope elements assigned to the Main contractor for the Terminal Upgrade works within the project site to determine the execution methodology with the assigned team.

  • Ensure planned and/or existing public utilities and services to the terminals are connections/disconnections in a sequence that reduces/eliminates impediments to Airport Operations.

  • Participate in the preparation programs to manage coordination with airport administration for all project elements to secure and effective operation of the airport while under commissioning, ORAT & handover.

  • Commence and manage commissioning meetings during construction phase.

  • Verify and approve review reports produced by the Contractor’s commissioning team.

  • Monitoring and ensuring that all aspects of the project’s Electrical upgrades are carried out as per testing & Inspection Plans/drawings/codes and specifications.

  • Assisting the Project Manager in the management and administration of the construction contract packages including day to day site inspection, approvals and inspection sign offs

  • Coordinate the fit-out works construction with the Electrical activities of the contractor

  • Review the contractor's adherence to approved schedule, progress and ensure planned project stages, activities implemented to the schedule adherence

  • Monitor the work performed, the material incorporated in the work, the materials stored at the site and the contractor's manpower, equipment and report for payment certification purposes.

  • Liaising with the Project Manager, Quality Manager and other discipline Engineers to provide support and guidance as required

  • Monitor contractor QA/QC activities to ensure the implementation of all quality controls and quality procedures, compliance to approved WMS & ITPS and maintain relevant records.

  • Monitor the start-up, commissioning and handover of the Electrical works. Including measuring and maintaining records of the Contractor’s progress and project milestones

  • Ensure that all activities during test and commissioning are performed and confirm achievement of the performance criteria (for plant and equipment) as per the EPC Contractors Agreements

Specific Skills Required:

  • QA/QC of Electrical installations with Airport Terminals/Facilities

  • Expert knowledge in all aspects of commissioning

  • Able to provide forward planning and independent commissioning services

  • Management skills to lead a multidiscipline team in field inspection and approvals of installed works.

  • Computer skills to aid reporting.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

  • Be the ROLE MODEL, Leads by example - Creates an inclusive work environment based on trust and respect. Demonstrates strong people manager/coaching skills. Continues to look for opportunities to grow and help others grow. Demands excellence - Able to work through ambiguity to drive team performance. Sets standards and delivers high-quality work. Safety and integrity always - Ensures team operates with high standards of integrity. Makes safety a priority.

  • Be CLIENT-FOCUSED, Collaborative Works with employees to ensure success with internal and external client delivery. Innovative - Executes new and creative solutions which advance internal and external client's objectives. Strategic - Identifies opportunities for long-term relationship with clients by anticipating cross-functional solutions and other opportunities.

  • Be IMPACTFUL, Clear and frequent communications - Communicates often in an inspiring way, ensuring other’s viewpoints are solicited and considered. Listens and learns from others. Execution and results - Drives a team that achieves results through strong focus on execution and measurement.

  • Be DECISIVE, Prioritize, focus and accountability - Aligns resources to critical business needs and delegates where appropriate, escalates issues as necessary to senior leadership to impact results. Ensures decisions are implemented, evaluated and takes accountability for results. Fact-based decisions - Seeks out factual information and assesses risk to make the best possible decision.

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.

Additional Comments:

  • The position is for the KKIA Terminals Upgrade Works including the complete replacement of Electrical supply systems and infrastructure.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 15 years of relevant experience in Commissioning/Electrical works management

  • Experience in GCC preferable also in KSA.

  • Experience in QA/QC procedures is considered an asset

Preferred Qualifications

  • Qualifications BSc in Electrical Engineering

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 - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Saudi Arabia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 206073BR

Clearance Required 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.