Senior Engineer - Bridges/Road Structures


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: HP362-986

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

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 are seeking a Senior Engineer (Bridges/ Road Structures) to be based in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The candidate should be able to review the shop drawings in accordance with the approved design drawings, standard specifications, authority approvals, etc.


• Review shop drawing by checking against the design drawings and coordinating with other disciplines before sending the comments to the contractor.
• Check the critical dimensions that determine that the components fit with each other and with the rails, roads, utilities, miscellaneous works, surrounding the construction.
• Reviewing for Design Intent - verify shop drawings, correctly represent and implement the design indicated by the design drawings, authority standards, specifications.
• Dimensions or information that do not relate to the design intent will not be accepted and will be clarified with the Contractor.
• Upon obtaining the dimension from the design drawings, make reference to the drawing from which the requested information can be obtained.
• If the dimension needs to be verified on the site, contractor should be informed.
• If the requested dimension cannot be obtained from the design or through field verification, Project Director should be informed and supplemental Instruction should be issued which specifically addresses the requested information.
• Review the contractor’s submittal and provide review comments/ approval on time.


To be shortlisted for the role you will have the following:

• BEng /BSc (Hon) in Civil/Structural Engineering with a minimum of 10 years post-graduate experience
• Experience with the authority approval process per local authority standards

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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