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Creation Date: 2014/04/12 08:20:09
Expiry Date: 2014/06/11
Ref. JB3038854

Mechanical Engineer
Confidential Company

Job Description

*This job posting is for an Intermediate Mechanical Engineer for high rise construction projects with a Project Management Company*


Participate in all aspects of the management and reporting of the progress of MEP works to the MEP Manager

Assist the Project Team by providing detailed knowledge of the Abu Dhabi codes of practice, regulations, and specifications for the construction industry with particular knowledge of the Air Conditioning, Fire Protection and Plumbing requirements.

Monitor the Mechanical Works undertaken by the MEP Contractor including, Air Conditioning, Fire Fighting and Plumbing works for major commercial buildings.

Planning and review of progress of all phases of the mechanical works.

Assist MEP Manager to prepare periodical reports and other reports.

Review the MEP contractors’ technical submittals and issue comments for compliance.

Resolution of technical issues with relevant Project Team Companies.

Review contract documentation and advise professional teams of problems and assist in resolution.

Surveillance of the MEP contractors site works. Review progress and quality of installation.

Coordinate with MEP and PCS / Planning Managers to plan in conjunction with the MEP Contractor the commissioning of the works and the interface with the overall project.

Monitor the preparation of record drawings and operating and maintenance manuals. Review and comment on operating and maintenance manuals.

Co-ordinate the client / MEP contractor relationship during client training and handover.

Review reports and comments for inclusion in the overall PMC-client report

Monitor and report progress and completion of Mechanical and Electrical works.

Maintain a good working relationship with the project team and other relevant parties.

Note: This position requires basic knowledge of electrical systems and an ability to manage and supervise electrical engineering works.


Candidate must have:

At least five years of recent experience in the United Arab Emirates, and ten years of total experience.
High-rise construction experience.
BSc Mechanical or equivalent Engineering degree.
Excellent written and spoken English
Excellent knowledge of Abu Dhabi authority regulations including ADCD regulations.
A design background or a proven ability to review MEP designs and submittals in a thorough manner.
An ability to work effectively within a team.
Awareness of the suppliers and sub contractors in the market.
Knowledge of the overall construction processes and operating practices in the GCC.

The ideal candidate will also have:

LEED/Estidama training and qualifications.
CAPM, PMP, PgMP certification.
Experience working with a project management company.
Experience working with MEP BIM models.
Experience with document control and project management tools such as ProjectWise, Primavera.
MSc degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
Awareness of quantity surveying standards and requirements


BSc Mechanical or equivalent Engineering degree.

Job Details

  • Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Company Industry: Construction/Civil Engineering; Construction
  • Requirements : Employer (Private Sector)
  • Job Role: Engineering
  • Joining Date: 2014-06-01
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Employee
  • Monthly Salary Range: $4,000 - $5,000
  • Manages Others: Yes
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience: Min: 7
  • Residence Location: United Arab Emirates
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree