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Principal Structural Engineer, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Principal Structural Engineer, Abu Dhabi

JobID: 23339-1215614

Location: Abu Dhabi, ARE

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Principal Structural Engineer, Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

**Job Summary**

The Principle Structural Engineer will lead AECOM’s Building & Places discipline in taking the lead in the preparation of strategic planning and delivering on these plans in the region with the support from the regional business line leaders and country directors.

**Job Duties:**

Financial Performance:

+ Manage financial performance of structural engineering projects by achieving planned targets through winning work, identifying and implementing operating efficiencies

+ Manage contract variations within the structural engineering projects through regular follow up with Project Directors and Project Managers

+ Review with the Project Directors and Project Managers the technical and financial performance of projects on a regular basis, and implement necessary measures to mitigate losses

Project Delivery:

+ Lead the implementation of innovative solutions and participate actively with clients and stakeholders in the project delivery process.

+ Manage the implementation of effective work planning and project control systems for structural engineering projects.

+ Manage and implement staff changes necessary to improve operational efficiency on structural engineering projects.

Risk Management and Compliance:

+ Implement and ensure compliance with the Sub-Delegations of Authority including the analysis and management of project risks.

+ Implementation and ensure compliance with AECOM policies, systems and procedures on all structural engineering projects.

+ Implementation and ensure compliance with AECOM Ethics & Compliance policies and procedures on all buildings projects.


+ Maintain client networks and manage client relationships.

+ Ensure client satisfaction with AECOM performance through regular visits and client management activities

Business Development:

+ Support the Structural Engineering Leader and Country Directors in strategic business development and Global Business Line pursuits across the region.

+ Manage the buildings business development activities in coordination with Structural Engineering Leader and Country Directors

+ Keep abreast of industry developments globally

+ Support the Structural Engineering Leader in the preparation and delivery of the business plan


+ Engage appropriate personnel within the market in order to deliver successfully.

**Specific Skills Required:**

+ Chartered engnieer

+ Good working knowledge of FIDIC contracts or similar

+ Good working knowledge ETABS, SAFE etc

**Person Specification:**

+ Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

+ Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

+ Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

+ Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

+ Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Minimum 15+ years of total experience

+ Minimum 5+ years in similar position

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelor degree in Structural Engineering or Civil Engineering is required.

+ Higher degree preferable

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering - Structural_

**_Country_** _United Arab Emirates_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _173470BR_


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