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WSP is a leading infrastructure development company dedicated to delivering world-class projects in Abu Dhabi. We are committed to excellence, innovation, and sustainable development. We are currently seeking a Resident Engineer with a strong civil engineering background to join our team and contribute to the successful completion of our ongoing and upcoming infrastructure projects in Abu Dhabi.
As a Resident Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing the construction and execution of infrastructure projects in Abu Dhabi. You will work closely with project managers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget, and in compliance with all applicable regulations and quality standards.
Your new role, what's involved?
• Provide overall technical leadership and guidance to the project team.
• Monitor and manage project progress, schedules, and budgets.
• Identify and mitigate project risks and issues.
• Ensure compliance with project specifications and quality standards.
• Supervise construction activities on-site.
• Review and approve construction methodologies and materials.
• Conduct regular site inspections to ensure work is executed according to plans and specifications.
• Address any technical issues that arise during construction.
Quality Assurance and Control:
• Implement and enforce quality control procedures.
• Conduct inspections and quality audits to verify compliance with project standards.
• Resolve any non-conformities and take corrective actions as necessary.
• Review and administer contracts with contractors and suppliers.
• Evaluate contractor performance and adherence to contractual obligations.
• Ensure timely payments and variations as per the contract terms.
• Maintain effective communication with clients, consultants, and contractors.
• Prepare and present progress reports to project management and stakeholders.
• Address any inquiries or concerns related to the project.
Health, Safety, and Environmental Compliance:
• Promote and enforce safety measures on-site.
• Ensure compliance with environmental regulations.
• Take proactive steps to prevent accidents and incidents.
We'd love to hear from you if you have:
• Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
• Professional engineering license (P.E.) is preferred.
• Minimum of 15 years of experience in civil engineering and infrastructure projects, with at least 10 years of experience in a supervisory or resident engineer role.
• Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and relevant regulations in Abu Dhabi.
• Excellent project management and leadership skills.
• Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
• Proficiency in project management software and tools.
• Familiarity with AutoCAD and other engineering software is a plus.
What's in it for you?
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.