JOB DESCRIPTION / ROLE
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Think bigger scale. Think higher profile. Think ground-breaking. Join WSP, and you'll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects that transform society for all of us.
WSP is a leading engineering consultancy specializing in infrastructure and transportation projects. With a strong commitment to excellence and innovation, we have a track record of successfully delivering high-profile projects that contribute to the sustainable development of Abu Dhabi and the wider region. We are seeking a talented Graduate Stakeholder Engineer to join our dynamic team and help us shape the future of transportation and infrastructure in Abu Dhabi.?
As a Graduate Stakeholder Engineer you will play a vital role in facilitating effective communication and collaboration between the project team and various stakeholders, ensuring the successful planning and execution of infrastructure and transportation projects. You will engage with government agencies, local communities, and other relevant parties to gather input, address concerns, and ensure project alignment with regulatory and social requirements.?
Your new role, what's involved?
• Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including government agencies, community groups, and regulatory bodies.
• Organize and participate in stakeholder meetings, workshops, and consultations to gather input, address concerns, and provide project updates.
• Act as a liaison between the project team and stakeholders, ensuring effective communication and information exchange.
• Stay up-to-date with local regulations and permit requirements related to infrastructure and transportation projects.
• Collaborate with regulatory authorities to ensure project compliance and necessary approvals are obtained.
• Develop and implement community outreach strategies to engage with local residents and businesses affected by the project.
• Address community concerns and act as a point of contact for inquiries and feedback.
Documentation and Reporting:
• Maintain accurate records of stakeholder interactions, feedback, and project-related documentation.
• Prepare reports and presentations for internal and external stakeholders, summarizing project progress and stakeholder engagement activities.
• Identify potential risks related to stakeholder concerns and develop mitigation plans in collaboration with the project team.
• Monitor and assess the impact of stakeholder issues on project timelines and budgets.
• Work closely with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure project objectives are met while considering stakeholder interests.
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
• Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to engage effectively with diverse stakeholders and communities.
• Excellent organizational and documentation skills.
• Proactive problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and project management software is a plus.
• Fluency in English and Arabic.
• Emirati national.
What's in it for you?
What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP - we can!
WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important - be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.
As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, generous annual leave, and paid professional subscriptions.
Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.
Apply now and be the future of WSP!
WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With 36,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.