Senior Engineer – Environment job vacancy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Full Time

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Senior Engineer – Environment job vacancy in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Job Summary

  • Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.
  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.
  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.
  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignements.
  • Identifies discrepancies in results.
  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.
  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.
  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works.
  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience 8 + years
  • Experienced in management and delivery of LEED/CEEQUAL and other certification systems.
  • Experienced in Abu Dhabi with local clients, regulators and EAD.
  • Strong knowledge of planning process.
  • Experienced delivering and managing EIAs.
  • Understanding of Carbon Accounting preferred by not essential
  • Strong client focus and ability to manage and coordinate small team.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Willingness to travel between Dubai and Abu Dhabi. However, based in Abu Dhabi.

Technical Excellence:

May be required to coordinate small – mid-size project teams of discipline-led Engineers- Environment/ Environmental Scientists. Prepares project deliverables that are reviewed by senior team members. Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment as an experienced Engineer- Environment/ Environmental Scientist. Provides specialised technical input into studies and assessments for the particular area of expertise and identifies discrepancies in results. Follows existing or develops environmental assessment procedures to facilitate high-quality, cost-effective work by self and others. Participates in and creates an interdisciplinary review of project deliverables, including modelling reviews and laboratory analysis—knowledge of construction environmental management procedures relating to their specific areas of study and impact assessments. Gathers and correlates environmental data using well-defined methods. Prepares technical specifications and performs work under the agreed-upon budget and schedule with little supervision. Technically coordinates with Authorities for approvals. Solves problems encountered using knowledge, innovation and modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous works. Contributes to the area of expertise, providing proposed improvements to existing processes and delivers solutions where precedent may not exist. Performs technical quality reviews of environmental assessments, models and survey analysis, including documentation in project records by adhering to quality, occupational health and safety and corporate standards. Maintains and develops the highest level of technical skills and abilities. Uses pricing and manages budget/schedule for innovative environmental enhancements.

Client Relationship Management:

Begins to build and maintain client relationships. Attends client meetings as technical support to gather information and discuss project requirements, explain/ defend work, etc. Participates in the development and preparation of bids and proposals. Able to present solutions to clients in a professional and technically competent manner.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science or Engineering from an accredited University
  • Master of Science or Engineering preferred.
  • CEnv or equivalent licensing/registration as a professional environmentalist/ scientist is strongly preferred and working towards a Chartership.
  • Relevant registration required in Qatar and UAE.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

  • Job Category Engineering – Environmental
  • Business Line Geography OH
  • Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
  • Country United Arab Emirates
  • Position Status Full Time
  • Requisition/Vacancy No. 270151BR
  • Virtual: Yes

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.

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