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Resident Engineer Utilities, Qatar

  • Job reference: ME-005374
  • Sector: Infrastructure, Roads & Bridges
  • Location: Doha

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As part of our regional growth plans, we are currently looking for a degree qualified chartered member of a professional engineers institute, Resident Engineer Utilities, that has over 14 years experience of working on roads and highways projects.




The Resident Engineer - Utilities will be a qualified professional with a minimum qualification of  BSc, BEng, BA or equivalent, have Chartered status and more than 14 years experience with a minimum of five years being similar to this project/role, regional experience is preferred. The Resident Engineer - Utilities will possess a demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multi functional infrastructure projects.


The Resident Engineer - Utilities will also be responsible for maintaining and enhancing Atkins reputation with our clients and developing effective long term client relationships thus identifying and developing new opportunities for the Group.


The Resident Engineer – Utilities will: -

  • Report to the Senior Resident Engineer and will be supported by Site Engineers - Utilities and Utility Inspectors.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that the utilities section of the works are constructed in accordance with the contract requirements.
  • Check contractor’s submissions and shop drawings
  • Respond to the contractor’s request for information
  • Liaise with the Material Engineer on required testing and the test results for the utilities section of the works.
  • Ensures that the contractior liaises with the Utility Authorities for the relocation of utilities and / or other authorities, contractors or consultants who interface with the project.
  • Be proactive in ensuring the utility diversions do not cause any delays to the project.
  • Monitor site safety and liaise with the Safety Engineer
  • Prepare reports.
  • Liaise with the Resident Engineer – Roads to ensure the timely planning and implementation of any traffic detours.
  • Keep comprehensive records of works done and labour and plant returns
  • Assist the planning engineer to monitor progress and notify the Senior Resident Engineer of any potential delays.





Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Accommodation allowance;
  • Transportation allowance;
  • 26 calendar days annual leave (based on 6 day working week)
  • Medical and life insurance cover;
  • Company gratuity scheme;
  • Discretionary bonus scheme;
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants


Atkins has been established in the Gulf for over 40 years, having first carried out design and supervision commissions in the Gulf area in 1967. The regional head office (Dubai) was established in 1979.


We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes


Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah.

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