Sr. Planning Civil Engineer, High-rise Building

Elbait Consultants

Dubai, UAE

Ref: MP985-20

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are seeking a highly skilled Sr. Planning Civil Engineer to join our construction team in Dubai. The ideal candidate will be responsible for planning and coordinating high-rise building projects, ensuring the successful execution of construction plans and schedules.

- Developing detailed construction plans and schedules for high-rise building projects, considering factors such as budget, resources, and timeline constraints
- Collaborating with architects, structural engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure that the construction plans align with the building design and specifications
- Utilizing project management tools and software to monitor progress, track milestones, and identify potential delays or obstacles
- Conducting site visits and inspections to assess construction progress, resolve any planning or scheduling issues, and ensure compliance with safety and quality standards
- Providing regular reports and updates to the project team and key stakeholders regarding the status of construction plans, schedule adherence, and any necessary adjustments
- Identifying and implementing innovative strategies to optimize construction efficiency, minimize risks, and enhance overall project performance
- Leading and mentoring a team of planning engineers and coordinators, providing guidance and support to ensure the successful execution of construction plans


- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field; Master's degree or additional certifications are a plus
- Proven experience working as a Planning Engineer or Project Manager in the construction industry, with a focus on high-rise building projects
- In-depth knowledge of construction planning principles, techniques, and best practices, with a strong understanding of building codes and regulations
- Proficiency in project management software, such as Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, or similar tools
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to anticipate potential issues and develop effective solutions
- Strong communication and leadership abilities, with the capacity to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and motivate project members
- Detail-oriented mindset, with a commitment to accuracy and precision in developing and executing construction plans
- Familiarity with the construction industry in the UAE-Dubai region, including local regulations, market trends, and industry standards

About the Company

Elbait is a boutique type of executive search & recruitment management consulting firm based in Dubai. The unique understanding about the market needs, cultural awareness and professionalism enable the firm to offer its services to diversified portfolio of clients that operates in the ME region. Elbait is committed to seek the most suitable professionals on international, regional as well as national basis.

Elbait committed to have well-defined partnership with Clients to meet their talent acquisition and executive needs on both Practice and Function basis. In addition, it committed to ensure remarkable contribution to the welfare of Stake-holders, Clients and Job-seekers.

Industries: - FMCG, Consumer goods & retail - Construction, Engineering, Oil & Gas, infrastructure (technical & non-technical) - Automotive - Property Management & Real- Estate

Functions across industries (other than above): - Sales & Marketing - HR & IT - Finance & Accounting

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