WSP in the Middle East

Assistant Resident Engineer – Utilities and Infrastructure – مساعد مهندس مقيم – المرافق والبنية التحتية

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About the job

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 a renowned consultancy in the construction industry, specializing in site supervision for road, tunnel, highway, and bridge projects. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we deliver high-quality solutions that meet the needs of our clients while adhering to the highest standards of safety and sustainability.

Your new role, what’s involved?

WSP Abu Dhabi is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Assistant Resident Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of experience in project planning within the construction consultancy sector, with a strong focus on utilities and infrastructure projects. Recent experience working in Abu Dhabi is mandatory.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Support and Supervision:
    • Assist the Resident Engineer in overseeing the execution of utilities and infrastructure projects.
    • Supervise daily on-site activities, ensuring compliance with design specifications, standards, and regulations.
  • Quality Assurance and Control:
    • Support the implementation and maintenance of quality control procedures to ensure that all construction work meets the required standards.
    • Conduct regular site inspections and audits to monitor progress and identify any issues or non-conformities.
  • Stakeholder Coordination:
    • Assist in facilitating communication between WSP, clients, contractors, and other stakeholders.
    • Ensure effective collaboration among all parties involved in the project.
  • Technical Assistance:
    • Provide technical support and guidance on engineering and construction-related issues.
    • Help identify and resolve technical problems or challenges that arise during the project lifecycle.
  • Documentation and Reporting:
    • Maintain accurate and comprehensive project documentation, including daily reports and progress updates.
    • Assist in preparing regular project status reports for clients and senior management.
  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Compliance:
    • Ensure adherence to health, safety, and environmental regulations on-site.
    • Promote a culture of safety, conducting safety briefings, and ensuring that all workers are trained and equipped to work safely.
  • Risk Management:
    • Identify potential project risks and assist in developing mitigation strategies.
    • Monitor project progress and support the implementation of corrective actions as needed.

We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in project planning and execution within the construction consultancy sector.
  • Recent experience in Abu Dhabi is mandatory.
  • Extensive experience in utilities and infrastructure projects.
  • Strong understanding of UAE construction laws, regulations, and industry standards.

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!

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.

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WSP in the Middle East

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