AECOM Resident Engineer - Highways and Interchanges, Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Resident Engineer for a project located in the UAE. The Resident Engineer will be responsible for the activities and efficiency of his staff for the satisfactory prosecution of the work under his supervision. He has the responsibility to build and maintain an organization that can effectively provide the necessary staking, testing and inspection to ensure the project is constructed according to the plans and specifications. He/she will familiarize rapidly with the plans, specifications and amendments to effectively administer the work.

Job Duties :

  • Monitor the client’s programme or progress report

  • Ensure the Client’s compliance with the Contract Documents.

  • Inspect all workmanship and material.

  • Coordinate the supply of vertical and horizontal controls for the Client’s.

  • Make layout checks on line and grades.

  • Coordination with other Clients.

  • Maintain all file records on designated forms. These records include all reports on work force, equipment, progress, safety, etc.

  • Review and approve the Client’s shop drawings.

  • Locate, execute and interpret all soils and materials testing according to the provisions in the Contract Documents and Specifications.

  • Responsible for the Contract and will not relieve the Clients of his responsibilities without authorization.

  • Responsible for the final materials submittals and approval.

  • Check and certify progress payments to the Clients.

  • Check personnel, equipment and material costs for all Variation Orders and Change Orders required under the terms of the Contract.

  • Review requests for additional compensation and time extension.

  • Prepare Variation Orders for all ‘Additional’ and ‘New’ works.

  • Preparation of the Monthly Report.

  • Site Safety monitoring wherein the monitoring activities, meeting, reviews, safety violations, rectification measures, and accident reports are included in the Monthly Progress Report.

  • When necessary, determine proper costs of additions or credits due to the Client and recommend appropriate action.

  • Inspect safety conditions and inform the Clients of construction safety violations and follow up action to be taken.

Specific Skills Required :

  • Strong Construction supervision experiences on roads and infrastructure projects.

  • Well experienced in the construction field.

  • Ability to utilize modern computer software and survey equipment. High level of critical thinking skills.

  • Good understanding of FIDIC Red Book (1987)

  • Good understanding of RTA contract conditions

  • Sound knowledge of Roads & Bridge construction work

  • Expertise in Planning, Claim Resolution, Landscape and Irrigation

  • Conversant in MS Office Applications

  • Fully aware of procedures & requirements related to RTA eNOC’s system as well as local authority approvals.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 15years experience

  • Experience on similar large scale projects related to Highways & Interchanges within the Middle East and preferably in UAE/ Dubai.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201214BR

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.