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Principal Resident Engineer (SCADA)


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP362-1669

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 is looking for a Principal Resident Engineer (SCADA) who is accountable for the operational performance, technical and people leadership of the project supervision team and electrical power network team projects for WSP in UAE and beyond

Your new role, what's involved?
* Define Electrical Engineering strategies and undertake feasibility works across numerous project types in UAE
* Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
* Undertake project documentation reviews and checking in accordance with QA procedures
* Lead the project and undertake line manager responsibility for the project supervision team
* Ensure that Health & Safety is embedded into all work practices in line with company policies
* Ensure the right resources are utilized effectively at the right time in projects Including engaging with the Complimentary Resource Centers (CRCs) to ensure that communication and design and review processes are continually improved and achieve required targets with expected quality.


We'd love to hear from you if you have:
* Electrical and Electronics Engineering Degree
* Chartered engineer or working towards chartered engineer status
* Good knowledge of control room operations for distribution and transmission companies
* 10+ years post-qualification experience with broad electrical power generation, transmission and distribution projects in private and public companies
* Experience and proven ability to lead and manage an engineering team in multi-disciplinary projects with teams based across multiple locations around the globe
* Dynamic and like to challenge the norm by finding new and innovative ways to get my work done without compromising on quality

What's in it for you?

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, 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!

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 27,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience