Resident Engineer Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   45 views Reference: 27198
Job Details

Key roles and responsibilities:

Plans, organizes, and ensures adequate staffing, execution, and monitoring of all field engineering activities and related support operations.

Provides guidance regarding scope of work, schedules, procedures, field construction problems, and other technical information. Determines budget estimates and staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule.

Establishes, monitors, and maintains construction engineering quality control in the field.

Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees. Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.

Establishes and maintains a close working relationship with project design engineering, client representatives, and contractors.

Maintains project control documentation, design drawings and specifications, back-charge documents, change orders, etc.

Monitors contractor performance pertaining to schedule and conformance to plans and specifications.

Conducts performance evaluations for assigned personnel.

Makes decisions regarding long-range planning, scheduling, budgeting, work priorities, and personnel.

Provide advice on field engineering procedures, construction methods, and financial matters to management.

Frequently interfaces with upper-level management and client personnel.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

Proven leadership capability.

Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with minimum 10 years or (MSc) Degree with 7 years post graduate experience in site supervision and contract administration.

Experience in managing process, engineering contracts, contractual maters, value engineering, systems, procedures and policies.

Relevant IT skills / computer literate.

Emphasis on Quality Assurance, Specifications and Statistical Quality Control.

Should be able to review shop drawings and carry out acceptance / factory tests, ensuring the compliance with the project’s Specifications.

Excellent Command of English both written and spoken.

Must have a sound knowledge of contractual relationships.

Knowledge of international standards, codes and ADM regulations.

Comprehensive knowledge of construction-related processes as well as working knowledge of industry practices.

Commitment to quality and safe work practices

Pro-active and inquisitive.

UAE Driving License.

Company Description
We are committed to addressing the worlds biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and communities.
GHD is a global network of multi-disciplinary professionals providing clients with integrated solutions through engineering, environmental, design and construction expertise. Our future-focused, innovative approaches connect and support communities around the world, resiliency and sustainability for generations to come.
Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals connected by over 200 offices, across five continents Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region.
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GHD reconnaît et comprend que le monde est en constante évolution. Nous sommes engagés à résoudre les plus grands défis mondiaux dans les secteurs de leau, de lénergie et de lurbanisation.
Nous sommes une entreprise de services professionnels dotée dune expertise de pointe en ingénierie, en construction et en architecture. Nos démarches avant-gardistes et innovatrices rapprochent et soutiennent les communautés à léchelle mondiale. En livrant dexcellents résultats sociaux et économiques, nous visons à bâtir des relations durables avec nos partenaires et nos clients.
Fondée en 1928, GHD appartient entièrement à ses employés Nous sommes plus de 10 000 employés diversifiés et qualifiés dans plus de 200 bureaux et sur cinq continents : Amérique du Nord et Amérique du Sud, Asie, Australie et Europe, ainsi que dans la région du Pacifique.
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