AECOM Principal Mechanical Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking Principal Mechanical Engineer for Abu Dhabi location.

Project Duties

  • Contribute to successful project completion and management by providing expert technical services in accordance with the project time and quality.

  • Lead the coordination process with other senior team leaders for continuity of the project.

  • Participate in preparation of major bids and proposals on the commercial and technical side.

  • Review and check specifications, reports and drawings to ensure quality of design and output.

  • Assess if targets are achieved and determine where improvements could be made to increase efficiency.

  • Responsible for design activities of complete Mechanical systems including HVAC, Public Health, Fire Protection, Gas Systems, BMS and energy management system as assigned.

  • Responsible for technical analysis and resolution of engineering problems.

  • Supervise and direct a team of senior engineers, designers and support personnel.

  • Coordination with Authorities for approvals of schemes

  • Review of material submittals, RFIs, Shop Drawings Etc...

Quality, OH&S and Corporate Standards

  • Maintain quality of work by:

  • Ensuring adherence to Corporate Standards.

  • Ensuring that all activities are performed in a safe manner and comply to AECOM’s OH&S requirements.

  • Ensuring the relevant QA procedures are followed.

  • Professional Development

  • Maintain, develop and retain the highest appropriate standard of technical skill.

  • Commit to continual professional development and learning on relevant technological, business and human relationship matters.

Client Relationships

  • Maintain and develop Client relationship.

  • Lay down precise information about work scope from the client and get it mutually agreed.

  • Contributes to client satisfaction through being responsive in a timely and effective manner for any queries from the client.


  • Any other duties your Manager may reasonably require you to perform.

Minimum Requirements

  • Sound knowledge of design softwares (HAP, Revit, CAD etc.).

  • Proficient knowledge of design and engineering procedures.

  • Quality oriented.

  • Planning projects and time management.

  • Sound Knowledge of various codes and standards.

  • Design experience in various types of buildings

  • Aptitude to lead, manage and direct.

  • Background experience in a Design Engineer Role.

  • Experience in Mechanical design of buildings (from execution to closure) and have worked on diverse project of different types (residential, retail, commercial, healthcare, etc...)

  • 15+ years of relevant experience in design and project administration of large-scale projects within the consulting industry (preferable).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng or B.Sc )

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.

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. 198102BR

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.