Senior Bridge Design Engineer - Abu Dhabi - Military veterans preferred

2020-11-21
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Bridge Engineer to be based in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The Bridge Engineer will be responsible to produce the design information and coordinate with the CAD/BIM technicians for the drawings production. Design will be carried out in accordance with AASHTO LRFD, Eurocodes, AREMA and or any other international design code as applicable. He/She may be assigned, if required, to undertake some site inspections.

  • Development of design concepts, carrying out detailed design of bridges, underpasses, rail structures and other infrastructure structures.

  • Produce detailed design information including calculations and design sketches.

  • Provide technical lead on design tasks.

  • Liaise with CAD/BIM Technician for production of drawings.

  • Plan and carry out site inspections of structures, if required.

  • Prepare technical reports.

  • Carry out risk assessments and provision of design information for Health and Safety.

  • Inspection, assessment and strengthening of road/rail bridges and other structures.

  • Report writing and production of technical reports and documents.

  • Championing innovation and demonstrating technical leadership to small size team.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have minimum of 10+years of hands on experience in Bridges. UAE/ME projects experience would be preferred.

  • Relevant experience in inspection and assessment of bridges and other transportation structures is preferable

  • Must have worked at a similar level on major civil infrastructure projects.

  • Understand the commonly used forms of contract and the implication to drawings produced on each project as per client requirements.

  • Shows willingness and enthusiasm, actively contributes.

  • Supports colleagues, seen as a team leader.

  • Verifies that work carried out is correct as per client requirement.

  • Knowledge sharing to junior Technicians.

  • Experience with various software packages for analysis and design such as Midas, STAAD, SAP, RM Bridges.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.

  • Preferably educated to MSc level or equivalent.

  • Chartered Engineer (MIStructE, or C.Eng. from UK) or Professional Engineer (PE from USA) is highly preferred.

  • PMP is preferred.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Bridges

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 242056BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

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.