Ref: SP012-68

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Stantec is currently seeking a Resident Engineer for our Bahrain operation. The Resident Engineer will support the Project Manager for construction supervision activities with primary responsibility to the client for on-site delivery of time, cost, quality, and health and safety performance.

The Resident Engineer should have extensive construction supervision knowledge and experience in project execution and implementation of water transmission/distribution projects, sewerage collection networks, pumping stations, tanks, pipelines, surge vessels, air compressors, control valves, safety relief valves, electromechanical equipment, health and safety, etc.

Key accountabilities for this position include but are not limited to:
• Responsible for reviewing the work program, material submittals, method statements, shop drawings, quantity surveys, payments, variation orders, claims, Health and Safety (HSE), etc.
• Effectively manage the site supervision staffs during construction and ensuring the works are being carried out according to the contract specifications.
• Ensure monitoring on the quality of materials and workmanships installed, operated, and maintained.
• Maintain the Resident Engineer’s daily diary and daily diaries and reports by his subordinates.
• Liaise with Client, Project Management, and Contractor for resolution of project issues, in addition to concerned Authorities when required.
• Strong understanding of operation and control philosophies of the system supplied.
• Supervise, review, monitor and report on progress.
• Ensure the site safety practices.
• Prepare weekly and monthly progress reports.
• Familiarity with conditions of contract, quality assurance.
• Liaise with client, co-ordination with Authorities and other Consultants/Contractors as required.
• Consistently adheres to and enforces Stantec processes and policies such as business and contracting rules.
• Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication and negotiating skills.
• Works in a manner to ensure personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies.


• Must have 15 years total work experience (minimum 10 years as RE)
• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Civil (or related)
• Must be a Chartered engineer or Professional Engineer (preferred)
• Construction/design experience in water/wastewater/TSE/stormwater systems and infrastructure works
• Attention to Health and Safety Issues and a proven track record
• Excellent working knowledge of all construction related activities
• Have excellent data manipulation abilities and computer skills (MS Excel, CAD, etc.)

About the Company

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. This allows us to assess what’s needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what’s never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

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