ELV Senior Associate Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at Aecom

Title: ELV Senior Associate

Company: Aecom

Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Design/Web/Multimedia, Architecture

Job Summary

Serves as a fully capable professional who leads a design team and is responsible for the management of large-scale projects. The Senior Associate contributes to the development of the company by supporting the senior management team in the progressive evolution of AECOM’s design philosophy, research activities and technical development. The engineering role shall be focused on specialist ELV Systems.

Core Accountabilities:

Design Delivery (Design Brief compliance, co-ordination, completeness & accuracy)

Team Leadership

Client engagement

Guiding and management of team & junior staff

Assisting with management of the practice

Resource scheduling & deployment on projects

Assisting with Project Bids

ELV Systems design & drawing production

Lead Verification

Safety in Design

Site support


Performance & Reward appraisals

Design R&D

Job Duties:

Serves as a fully capable professional within the Electrical / ELV discipline

Ensures, directly and through subordinates, that projects are completed on time and meet all requirements of the Design Brief

Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation prepared by the assigned team

Ensures the quality of technical work produced by team meets AECOM’s Technical Excellence standards

Responsible for Electrical / ELV resource planning for the project and reporting project needs to senior team members

Applies advanced knowledge to develop design procedures and tools to facilitate the completion of high quality, cost effective projects

Routinely interacts with clients, contractors, local authority representatives and others using skills of persuasion and negotiation to resolve critical issues

Responsible for key design input at early design phases and for general design leadership during the course of the project

Promotes teamwork within a multi-disciplinary team (including the GDC), maintaining positive moral and instilling a creative culture within the practice

Understands and implements project management principles and able to work within project budgets which includes fees and designing to budget

Contribute, from the onset of a project, to the design of innovative and progressive design solutions that reconcile client’s goals and priorities while fostering opportunities for design excellence

Make appropriate value judgements with respect to corrective work that supports the design concept and performance goals of the project

To perform and/or direct material and building system research and participate in the co-ordination and preparation of project specifications

Assists with steering and influencing the engineering design philosophy and approach of the company through support of the Associate Directors and Directors

Manage interface between Design Team / Site Team ensuring proper design support is provided in a timely manner

Ensuring Safety in Design principles are applied throughout all design stages of a project

Contribute to preparation of bids

Support Directors with operational responsibilities which includes development and implementing Technical Excellence initiatives, management of resources (HR), training initiatives (CPD)

Participate in marketing and business development

Support and develop junior staff through guidance, mentor…


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