Stantec Resident Engineer (Tunnels) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

14577BR

Requisition Number:

14577BR

Description:

MWH, now part of Stantec, is currently seeking a Resident Engineer to supervise the construction of a tunnel in Dubai.

The Resident Engineer will support the Program Director and Construction Manager and take accountability for design management and implementation with primary responsibility to the client for on-site delivery of time, cost and quality performance of a large scale tunnel construction project.

The Resident Engineer should have extensive knowledge and experience in project execution and implementation of tunnels, water transmission/distribution projects, pumping station, tanks, pumps, pipelines, surge vessels, air compressors, control valves, safety relief valves, electromechanical equipment etc. The candidate must have full and complete knowledge of the existing infrastructure in Dubai.

Main Responsibilities:

•Responsible for reviewing the design proposals, work program, material submittals, method statements, shop drawings, payments, variation orders and claims etc.

•Effectively manage the site supervision staffs during construction & ensuring the works are being carried out according to the Contract specifications.

•Ensure monitoring on the quality of materials and workmanships installed, operated and maintained.

•Maintain the Resident Engineer’s daily diary and daily diaries and reports by his subordinates.

•Liaise with Client, Project Management and Contractor for resolution of project issues, in addition to concerned Authorities when required.

•Strong understanding of operation and control philosophies of surge protection devices, capable to review & approval of Contractor submittals for hydraulic studies & calculations, pumps, surge vessels, control valves.

•Supervise, review, monitor and report on progress.

•Ensure the site safety practices

•Prepare weekly and monthly progress reports

•Familiarity with conditions of contract, quality assurance.

•Liaise with client, co-ordination with Governmental Organization and other Consultants/Contractors

•Consistently adheres to and enforces internal Company processes and policies such as business and contracting rules.

•Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication and negotiating skills.

•Works in a manner to ensure personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies.

Title:

Resident Engineer (Tunnels)

Qualifications:

•Degree in Engineering, from a recognized University.

•18 years of overall experience with a minimum of 10 years as resident engineer in infrastructure works and water projects preferably, tunneling experience in a MUST.

•Chartership or other engineering accreditation is required.

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Job Category:

Civil Engineering

Preferred Specifications:

•Leadership: Strong managerial and interpersonal skills with the ability to lead, motivate and provide guidance and direction to a multi-disciplinary project teams, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance

•Management of Personnel Resources: Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.

•The ability to manage a heavy workload, with a close attention to detail.

•Excellent computer skills, including experience of using packages like PowerPoint, Word and Excel, Primavera P3.

•The ability to work autonomously, reviewing your work on a regular basis while consistently meeting your objectives.

•Committed to working with all levels of management on a daily and ongoing basis.

•A proactive approach, working effectively in co-ordinating activities and complex tasks, taking professional responsibility in all matters.

•Be of the highest calibre: punctual, attentive and competent in adhering to COMPANY’s policies, procedures and working practices.

•A flexible approach to working hours and travel; with occasional weekend work required.

About Stantec:

We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at MWH, now part of Stantec, we design with community in mind. Nowuniting approximately 22,000 employees, working in over 400 locations and across six continents, we collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water and infrastructure projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a heritage in water, we continue to safeguard and sustain lives, communities, and businesses worldwide.

Our local knowledge and relationships, coupled with our global expertise, qualify us to go anywhere to solve our clients' challenges in more creative and personalized ways. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, we have the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level while advancing the quality of life in communities around the globe.

We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. If connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.

For additional information on the Stantec transition, visit: http://www.stantec.com/content/stantec/en/about-us/news/2016/stantec-completes-acquisition-of-mwh-global.html

To learn more about job opportunities and a career at Stantec, visit: http://www.stantec.com/careers.html

MWH, now part of Stantec…we’re looking for opportunities.

Location (Hold Ctrl key to select more than one Location):

United Arab Emirates-Dubai

Country:

United Arab Emirates

State/Province:

UAE

City:

Dubai