Urban Planner Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at ENGIE

Title: Urban Planner

Company: ENGIE

Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Management

Urban Planner

Tractebel, part of ENGIE grouphas more than 150 years of experience and is one of the world’s largestengineering consultancy companies. Our high-level engineering and advisoryservices offer added value across the full cycle of energy projects such asrenewable energy, conventional power generation, power transmission &distribution, gas & LNG. Tractebel’ s ambition is to bring excellent,multidisciplinary engineering skills into shaping a new sustainable livingenvironment.

The working environment

An experienced Urban Planner isrequired to assist in the client-side delivery of major land developmentproject.

In thisrole you will be involved in all aspects of project managing the project. Fromcoordinating and negotiation of authorities, clients and stakeholders throughto design management and client side delivery of the project duringconstruction.

This role reports operationally into the Urban ProductHead.

The role is based in the U.A.E. with regular travelacross the other GCC countries and occasional travel to India.

Your function

Having experience in Project management& Co-ordinations, Preparation & Implementation of master plans,Infrastructure plan, landscaping.

Urban and Regional planning, research andpolicies of Urban Development, Infrastructure.

Preliminary & Concept Design,Presentation.

Project Concept & Planning, MasterPlanning, Site & Infrastructure Planning.

Knowledge of Planning & Design norms,municipal by-laws, technical requirements of industry.

Cross-functional coordination withPlanning agencies, MEP team, Quantity Survey Team, Costing Team, ExecutionTeam.

AutoCAD & knowledge of DesigningSoftware, 2D & 3D.

Hand sketching and illustrating makingconceptual sketches and models.

Government & Private clientcoordination and report writing, delivering presentation before competentcommittee etc. as directed,by the controlling senior / management.

And other related matter as required onspecific project basis by the management.

Making co-ordination with supervisor& surveyor, and head office


Accredited Graduate Degree in Urban Planning, UrbanDesign, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, or similar field

5 to 10 years of experience is preferred in UAE

Design and graphic visualization ability

Strong urban planning theory and writing ability

Strong analytical skills

Comfort in public speaking and group facilitation

Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD,SketchUp, Microsoft Office, ArcGIS

Ability to articulate and communicate clearly

Project Management experience for planning and urbandesign project

In process of pursuing certification/licensure

Knowledge/interest in sustainable infrastructure,urban resilience, transportation innovation, and smart cities

What we offer

An interesting and varied job in an international environment with a good work/life balance.

A stable work environment where professional growth and development are connected.

An attractive compensation package with fringe benefits.

A permanent contract to ensure the roles offered are in accordance with your skills, interests, career goals and lifestyle.

More about Tractebel Middle-East

Tractebel Engineering delivers consulting missions in power/water generation, power transmission and distribution, power systems, asset management and natural gas to public and private utilities as well as to energy intensive industry all over the w…