AECOM Mechanical Engineer-Buildings, Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Mechanical Engineer-Buildings, Dubai

United Arab Emirates - Dubai


Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking an experienced a site based Mechanical Engineer to work on construction projects in Dubai. Reports to the Project Lead/ Senior Discipline Engineer on site. Oversees reviews & manages and monitors implementation of the construction documents on site. Responsible to manage teams of discipline Inspectors on site. Supports the Project Lead/ Senior Discipline Engineer/ Manager technically and liaises with the design office, contractor and client counterparts to ensure that the construction is carried out in accordance with plans and specifications.

Job Duties:

  • Understands applicable codes, standards and project contract documents and monitors construction activities to ensure compliance with contract documents.

  • Interprets or clarifies technical aspects of contract documents

  • Maintains and prepares a variety of records, including daily/weekly progress reports, or as directed by Team Lead

  • Ensuring that responses to contractors’ submittals are complete and in compliance with the contract documents. Where problems are found, work with Team Lead to resolve.

  • Audit inspections for conformity to contract documents and contractor submitted plans.

  • Assist the Senior Discipline engineer to identify, respond to or evaluate technical issues to maintain the schedule.

  • Highlights any non-conformity to construction/ engineering related issues on site through issuance of NCRs

  • Attends progress review meetings and co-ordination meetings to assist the Project Lead/Senior Engineer in resolving any site issues such as discrepancies in project’s drawings.

  • Participates in the coordination and monitoring of snagging and project handover.

  • Provide support to Resident Engineer/Team lead to ensure projects run smoothly by providing expert knowledge and advice.

  • Liaises with the Design Engineer on modifications if required.

  • Gives daily site reports and highlights issues that arise on site to the Project Lead.

  • Coordinates with the other team members.

  • Monitor Health and Safety of the construction works and report on violations

Specific Skills Required:

  • Site experience in basic design requirements, estimation, installation and all site activities related to all Mechanical works for construction of variety of building projects.

  • Familiar with all the Mechanical Engineering methodologies as well as the corresponding equipment, materials, consumables, tools related to Mechanical works for building projects.

  • Well versed in interpreting and executing Mechanical related drawings.

  • Have the knowledge of the related authorities requirements

  • Computer literate – proficient in programs such as AutoCAD, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and the relevant discipline design software.

Person Specification:

  • Good team player with high energy levels.

  • Able to supervise a team of inspectors efficiently and competently.

  • Ability to demonstrate leadership qualities

  • Holds high work ethics and dedication

  • Should be a problem solver and able to facilitate staff related issues and or conflicts

  • Safety conscious with demonstrated leadership in driving Health and Safety on projects

Minimum Requirements

  • 7-10 years demonstrable experience in the design and all aspects of supervision and project administration of the mechanical works related to large-scale projects within Middle East/ UAE in the consulting industry preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or equivalent. Membership of a recognized institution ( i.e. PE/Peng, CEng Etc.) would be preferred. LEED GA or AP certifications would be a plus for MEP discipline

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 - Construction

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189386BR

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.