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Technical Director Electrical, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Technical Director Electrical, Abu Dhabi

JobID: 23339-1223883

Location: Abu Dhabi, ARE

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Technical Director Electrical, Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi

**Job Summary**

AECOM is currently seeking to hire a Technical Director Electrical to be based at Abu Dhabi.

This position would suit an acknowledged industry expert in this field. The position includes being AECOM mentor, lead and coach the Electrical team of engineers across all business units for successful delivery of projects and technical professional practice matters. This includes design of the HVAC and PH systems, supervising engineers, coordinating, design documentation and administration of the team.

Job Details:

Project Duties:

+ Represent AECOM as lead Electrical expert and already be acknowledged as such.

+ Contribute to successful project completion and management by providing expert technical services in accordance with the project time and quality.

+ Lead the coordination process with other senior team leaders for continuity of the project.

+ Participate in preparation of major bids and proposals on the commercial and technical side.

+ Review and check specifications, reports and drawings to ensure quality of design and output.

+ Assess if targets are achieved and determine where improvements could be made to increase efficiency.

+ Responsible for design activities of complete Electrical systems including HVAC, Public Health, Fire Protection, Gas Systems, BMS and energy management system as assigned.

+ Responsible for technical analysis and resolution of engineering problems.

+ Supervise and direct a team of senior engineers, designers and support personnel.

+ Coordination with Authorities for approvals of schemes

+ Other such duties commensurate with this role.

Quality, OH&S and Corporate Standards:

Maintain quality of work by:

+ Advising on best International Practice.

+ Ensuring adherence to Corporate Standards.

+ Ensuring that all activities are performed in a safe manner and comply to AECOM’s OH&S requirements.

+ Ensuring the relevant QA procedures are followed.

Professional Development:

+ Ensuring professional mentoring leadership of the discipline technical practice.

+ Ensuring discipline skills are up to date and industry relevant.

+ Maintain, develop and retain the highest appropriate standard of technical skill.

+ Commit to continual professional development and learning on relevant technological, business and human relationship matters.

Client Relationships:

+ Maintain and develop Client relationship.

+ Lay down precise information about work scope from the client and get it mutually agreed.

+ Contributes to client satisfaction through being responsive in a timely and effective manner for any queries from the client.


+ Any other duties your Manager may reasonably require you to perform from time to time.

Specific Skills Required:

+ Sound knowledge of design softwares (HAP, Amtech, Dialux, Revit, CAD etc.).

+ Proficient knowledge of design and engineering procedures.

+ Quality oriented.

+ Planning projects and time management.

+ Sound Knowledge of various codes and standards.

+ Design experience in various types of buildings

+ Aptitude to lead, manage and direct.

+ Background experience in a Design Engineer Role.

+ Experience in Electrical design of buildings (from execution to closure) and have worked on diverse project of different types (residential, retail, commercial, healthcare, etc...)

+ Best industry practice.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

+ Must be able to make decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a pro-active way.

+ Confident, with the ability to work either independently or as part of a team.

+ Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure.

+ Maintains affiliation with professional societies to keep abreast of current technologies.

+ Accountability for assigned work.

+ Accuracy & precision of work.

+ Willingness to learn and develop.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

+ Strong problem solving skills.

+ Enthusiastic and Self-motivated.

+ Work well within a multidisciplinary team.

+ Accountability for assigned work.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ 15+ years of relevant experience in design and project administration of large-scale projects within the consulting industry (preferable).

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ BSc Electrical Engineer (B.Eng or B.Sc).

**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.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 - Electrical / Electronic_

**_Country_** _United Arab Emirates_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _176287BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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