Job description / Role
The job of an airport engineer involves planning and laying out airports and landing fields and overseeing construction work of leveling fields, surfacing runways and drainage systems.
Education/Experience Requirements A successful candidate must possess a degree in architectural, Civil Engineering or equivalent. Experience in design and management of airport projects as well as knowledge in airport engineering design standards, airport operations and construction methods may be an advantage.
Skills Advanced computer skills including knowledge of AutoCAD and other computerized design software; Excellent written and oral communication skills; superb knowledge in engineering principles, methods and practices.
Should have more than 15 years experience some of them as Airport / Aviation design engineering.
Specific work elements Directing or participating in surveys in the process of laying out installations; establishing reference points, elevations and grades to guide construction; estimating costs for the contractor payments; observing construction progress and making sure projects confirm with specifications; giving advice on possible corrections; handling schedule delivery of materials; analyzing project costs; and providing technical advice for construction problems. Some companies may need the airport engineer to assist in management, design and delivery of projects, while supervising workmanship of staff.
About the Company
Zuhair Fayez Partnership is one of the leading and most established Architectural, Engineering, Project Management, Construction Management and Engineering Information System Consultancy Firms in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with over 40 years of professional experience in the local, regional, and international market since its inception in 1975.
The current organizational structure comprises the following main divisions: Technical Services, Buildings Design, Municipal Projects, Transportation Design, Construction Management and Site Supervision Services.
Zuhair Fayez Partnership has firmly established itself as a pioneer in the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) Technology throughout the design process, Sustainability study, construction managements (through 4D & 5D simulation), and Facilities Management as well.
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