Full Time
Posted 9 months ago

Principle Urban Engineer (URB01)- RAK

Basic Function and Principle

  • Supervising the performance of all associated teams.
  • Supervising / Performing the process of creating the planning related to development of land areas for different projects in compliance with standards and codes using AutoCAD / GIS

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of professional work in large size project and /or number of medium size projects.
  • Assists Section Head in evaluating staff performance, makes recommendations on hiring, firing and promotion of staff.
  • Develops / assists SH in developing project and schedule of activities for the project.
  • Produce design work according to established standards, methods.
  • Develops solutions for technical problems and keeps control on project construction cost.
  • Provides coordination of projects, prepare project’s report, review project’s data and verify codes and standards.
  • Ensure that all design tasks developed with the highest quality and according to the client’s objectives & needs.
  • Obtains approvals and decisions from Section Head in a timely manner that allows the project to flow smoothly and quickly through Department.
  • Manage and maintain effective relationships with engineers from other disciplines and other branches as well as any other involved parties.
  • Supervises the performing of technical tasks that assigned to senior engineer / junior engineer.
  • Participate in QC process
  • Conducts any other Job-related tasks or duties as assigned by Section Head.

Work Experience

  • Above 15 Years

Essential Requirements

  • This role is for a Senior Engineer (Wet Utilities); an engineering graduate with at least fifteen (15) years of experience delivering water sector infrastructure including pumping stations, networks (gravity and pumped), storage reservoirs, and treatment works (potable water or wastewater).
  • Candidates should have a thorough technical knowledge of the required design criteria in the above disciplines, and experience in applying these criteria in design projects using software or spreadsheets as appropriate

Desirable Requirements

  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience in complementary infrastructure fields such as power distribution, SCADA, instrumentation, and PLC control / automation.
  • Candidates should have extensive experience of designing and delivering projects in the UAE, including obtaining design approvals (NOCs) with the relevant local authorities.

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Architecture / Urban Regional Planning

Competencies and Skills

  • Excellent managerial, leadership, personal and interpersonal skills (time management, communication, problem solving, decision making …etc.).
  • Capable of building and developing teams.
  • Highly organized and efficient within a multi-tasking environment.
  • Ability to estimate man-hours associated with technical tasks.
  • Deep knowledge of all relevant international and local standards and codes of practice
  • Sufficient knowledge in AutoCAD and GIS

Very good command of English Language.

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering, Information Technology (IT)
Job LevelExperienced - Non Managerial

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