Principal Resident Engineer (400KV Substation)


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP362-2111

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are WSP - Join us and make your career future ready!

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 Middle East are currently looking for a Principal Resident Engineer (400 KV Substation) to play a significant role in ongoing projects in Abu Dhabi.

Your new role, what's involved?
* Assist in the contractual duties on site including management and direction of a team of Assistant Resident Engineers and in reporting on progress, safety, quantities, quality control and any proposed design changes during construction execution by the contractor.
* Responsible for ensuring that the works of the project are carried out according to the quality, time and cost requirements of the contract.
* Learn and adopt project quality control and quality assurance procedures for the supervision works and contributes in continuous improvement measures.
* Support with audits required as per contract requirements.
* Understand and adopt construction management and control techniques and well as corporate policies and procedures.
* Resolve day to day technical issues with the Contractor and contributes to solutions for problems encountered during construction.
* Assist and support the Safety Manager to ensure Safety Standards are met
* Report quality defects?for further action
* Ensure proper documentation on site as per project contract and company policy and procedures.


We'd love to hear from you if you have:
* Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering
* Experience on 400KV Substation
* Hands-on, electrical engineer experienced in control room Distribution Management Systems.
* Site experience and focused on installation, testing, and commissioning of an advanced distribution management system (ADMS).
* Control room experience.

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 that respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognize 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!

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.

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Resident Engineer salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 25,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience