Engineers Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at CH2M & Jacobs

Title: Engineers

Company: CH2M & Jacobs

Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Energy/Power Generation

Position: Resident Engineers

What if…

… we showed you how we’re solving the worlds greatest challenges by transforming intangible ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world?

Transportation affects every aspect of daily life, no matter where you are in the world! Jacobs is made up of a team of multi-disciplinary rail experts who work on complex projects around the globe. Were driven by the extraordinary as well as the seemingly mundane, working with our partners to make the world more connected and more sustainable for everyone.

About the opportunity

At Jacobs, we push the limits of whats possible to make the world smarter and more connected. For the Etihad Rail project that means delivering a new 650km freight rail network across the United Arab Emirates from the Saudi Arabian border to the Indian Ocean, connecting major industrial ports and economic hubs across the way and redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network. This is a transformational project for the United Arab Emirates and the wider gulf region, providing a transportation backbone for freight and passengers as part of the UAEs strategic growth plan.

Your impact

Be part of a world class rail project in the UAE and make a major contribution to an iconic project. Make a difference, be part of the site supervision function on the UAE freight and passenger railway network. The railway will redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network which will connect the seven emirates of the UAE to its neighbouring GCC countries.

As a Resident Engineer (Track), you will be responsible for providing technical support to the Construction Manager in relation to track and civil engineering advice with a view to developing integrated design solutions.

You will be reviewing method statements, track design specification, project geometry requirements, documents for qualification and factory acceptance (FAT) processes and ensuring the quality of track installations. You will screen the turnout installations, de stressing of CWR / LWR, different types of fittings whilst checking the construction gauge and clearances whilst ensuring installation works to technical specifications and monitoring progress on site according to schedule. You will have autonomy over drawings on site to ensure construction to approved drawings. Your key objective is to always to act with professional, review and ensure interface of the track into construction and system-wide designs.

Here’s what you’ll need

As a successful candidate you will a have a degree in Engineering and extensive in construction management of major rail projects with a focus on rail track. Full competency in improving the safety performance of site operations alongside being able to communicate effectively with site teams and motivate them to meet the project objectives. Preferably chartered status with experience from a major Consultancy on major projects.

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