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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Job reference: R-028271
  • Sector: Atkins
  • Location: Riyadh

We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our expanding team in Riyadh, to work on a range of challenging projects in our Building Services Engineering Practice based in Saudi Arabia.
 

Responsibilities

  • As a member of the Building Design team, you will be involved in real projects from day one, with exposure to some of the most demanding projects. We encourage vision, problem-solving, ambition, enthusiasm and drive. We recognize that people are the key to our success and we ensure that we provide them with a varied workload and encourage them to extend themselves in order to reach their potential.
  • Senior MEP Engineer to represent Atkins on a daily basis to our Client, the Design & Build Contractor, the project Engineer and the project ultimate Client. 
  • Experience on design and build project would be advantageous.
  • An understanding of all MEP and building services design and how to coordinate these within the spatial constraints of a station is essential.
  • Effective communication skills will be required to interact with project stakeholders, where necessary explaining and defending our designs and providing direction to our design team
  • Commercial awareness essential with an understanding and ability to administer Change Control.

Requirements

  • B.E / B. Tech or M.E / M. Tech Electrical Engineering degree from a recognized University.
  • 10 to 13 years post graduate experience in a Design Group core discipline
  • The ability to think laterally and possess a sound understanding of engineering principles. Ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and will be able to build and develop relationships, both internally and externally.
  • Experience on design and build project would be advantageous.
  • Experience of working with Contractors
  • An understanding of all MEP and building services design and how to coordinate these within the spatial constraints of a station is essential.
  • Previous experience of leading multi-disciplinary design teams and responsibilities for budgets and programming
  • Explaining and defending our designs and providing direction to our design team. Commercial awareness essential with an understanding and ability to administer Change Control.
  • Computer literate to understand; Word, Excel and Outlook software.
  • Effective communication skills will be required to interact with project stakeholders

The Individual

  • Demonstrable track record of technical achievement and client satisfaction within the MEP industry
  • Ability to apply technical knowledge in analyzing problems and creating solutions
  • Able to work and communicate effectively within multidisciplinary teams
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to make correct judgments
  • Ability to adapt to diverse cultures and working environments.
  • Aspiration to grow with responsibility and to manage a growing team of skilled engineers
  • Ability to build rapport with customers and colleagues
  • Well motivated and able to work as part of a team or on individual assignments when required
  • Excellent English spoken and written skills within a business environment

Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes

  • A competitive salary
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Transportation allowance
  • 22 calendar days annual leave (based on 5 days working week)
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Assistance Programme – 24-hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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